Here's Who Math Says Is The Main Character In "Game Of Thrones"
The god of tits and wine, and now the Iron Throne.
Winter and Season 6 of Game of Thrones are coming, which is why two mathematicians decided to calculate once and for all who the most important character in the realm really is.
Using network science, they mapped out all of the relationships to find and explain patterns within the story. And what they discovered was one character kept popping up...
The mathematicians used A Storm Of Swords (book three, in the series), and ranked the characters by their connections to other people in the book to deem their importance.
Whenever a character's name appeared within 15 words of another character, that relationship got mapped out.
And consistently it was Tyrion who kept coming out on top, making him mathematically the true protagonist of the book.
Of the three most important characters in the series, Tyrion is first, and Jon Snow is second.
And last but not least is Sansa Stark, who's the third most important figure in the book.
If Tyrion truly ruled book three, then what does that mean for Season 6...
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