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The Original Pitch For "Game Of Thrones" Has Leaked And It Might Just Rock Your World


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There are some significant differences, but some things are pretty much as they happened in the finished version. So what are the important things for you to note? SPOILERS FROM HERE ON IN.


Tyrion removes Joffrey from the Throne, and Jaime kills everyone and assumes power, then blames Tyrion for the murders.

"Exiled, Tyrion will change sides, making common cause with the surviving Starks to bring his brother down..."


The pitch says: "Their passion will continue to torment Jon throughout the trilogy, until the secret of Jon's parentage is revealed in the last book."


Now. Can you think of a fan theory that might have just had a little boost if Jon and Arya aren't actually half-siblings?

Anyway, Tyrion falls in love with Arya, but she doesn't love him, so now he and Snow have beef. Catelyn and her kids will have to flee further to the north, where they'll meet Mance Rayder, and Catelyn will die at the hands of The Others (the White Walkers).

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