Spoiler alert - the 5 biggest shockers since Game of Thrones Season 1

Stay away if you wish to know nothing

Readers of the books have lorded over show-watchers with a fairly good idea of what’s going to happen next on the show. Not anymore.

Now that the show has caught up with the books, the upcoming season will be unknown territory, for both readers and viewers. Game of Thrones has introduced a whole new level of spoiler alerts. Your spoiler-avoiding regiment is probably in the same league as some writers who unfollow the odd user on TwitterEntertainment Weekly went as far as drafting a set of guidelines for spoiler etiquette.

As we await the new season, let’s revisit some of the show’s most shocking moments. If we’re going to stomach the deaths of more beloved characters, we’re going to have to build up our resistances.

Last warning - once you click on the links below, there's no turning back.

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