You said patchface is the true prophet of the drowned god, could you. He may not have wielded the knife or torch, but he fully knew what was going to happen. Well, of course, its euron greyjoy, the man who literally said, i am the storm, in his opening scene. The old gods buddhism faith of the seven christianityroman gods the red faith zoroastrianism the drowned god norse mythology the great stallion early judaism news. Theon was flayed systematically, he was mostly flayed on his limbs and appendages. After learning of the death of his eldest brother balon, king of the isles and the north. The prayer involves clutching the right hand in a fist over the heart. Theon greyjoy is recovering from a horrifying, soulscraping trauma. The war of conquest, also called the targaryen conquest, was a major war that resulted in the unification of six of the seven kingdoms of westeros under the invading forces of house targaryen. If i got justice, my burnt body would hang over the gates of winterfell. Nine sons were born from the loins of quellon greyjoy, and i was the least of them, as weak and frightened as a girl. Balon greyjoy and his daughter yara asha in the books receive a parcel, a special gift, and a mysterious letter, sealed by what looks like piece of skin and house boltons flayed man sigil.
Eurons black eye, which he hides under an eyepatch. Euron has spent his entire life spitting in the face of the drowned god. The priests worship the drowned god and oppose his rival, the storm god. Euron greyjoy, known as crows eye and euron crows eye, is a member of house greyjoy and is the eldest of lord balon greyjoys younger brothers. Euron greyjoy is the son of quellen, and sansa greyjoy making him a very important member of house greyjoy and the kingdom of the iron islands euron greyjoy has four siblings in the form of victarion, balon, aeron, and dagon greyjoy of which his brother balon was the long time reaver king on the iron islands and thus the most powerful member of house greyjoy until euron. He wears a patch over one eye and his mouth and lips are stained.
At the end of theons released twow chapter, asha asks stannis to. King euron greyjoy was the brother of balon greyjoy, the lord reaper of pyke. Not to mention that aeron is also sticking his oar in on behalf of the drowned god. Once he bet his new longship against a herd of goats that he could quench a hearthfire with no more than his cock. In the books, the ironborn actively disdain the use of ranged weapons like bows and arrows and catapults, seeing them as cowardlydishonorable. Theron drew a connection between the black stone of the seastone chair and the. Alfie evan allen born 12 september 1986 is an english actor. Most of the pictures here are not my creations, i take no credit for them. The drowned god was his moniker since he took all that seawater and lived.
In the books, euron wears a patch over his left eye, for which he is nicknamed. Theon is about to take a journey to the watery halls of the drowned god, where he will be resurrected stronger and harder than he or any other iron born has been before. The targaryen family had moved from valyria to the island stronghold of dragonstone some years. Theon, the castrated viking history behind game of thrones. Theon greyjoy is a rare example of a character whose redemption arc serves more to deconstruct his psyche, rather than excuse his misdeeds. He captains a ship called the silence, named as such because euron once had the entire crews tongues torn out. As a fervent priest of the drowned god, he is fiercely dedicated to his faith and seeks to hold the iron islands to the old traditions. Greyjoys rebellion involved an attempt by the iron islands, and balon greyjoy specifically, to secede from the seven kingdoms and become independent.
Game of thrones, a song of ice and fire, hp lovecraft duration. Also in this page spoilers are allowed and encouraged. The greyjoys are considered handsome and attractive in the books but in the show, euron says that his family are unattractive people. One second, yara greyjoy is calling theon her protector, and the next second, her brother. Followers of their religion are symbolically drowned by having salt water poured over their heads by priests or having their head placed in water. Drowned priest hbo is the owner of game of thrones and all of this footage. Build your custom wic daily email newsletter with news and analysis on game of thrones and all your favorite sports teams, tv shows, and more. Maybe patchface truly drowned and was resurrected by the drowned god. Spoilers everything the drowned god will get his due or. Some priests, such as aeron greyjoy, believe that true believers must actually be drowned and then revived with the kiss of life. Game of thrones histories and lore the drowned god by. Ramsay warns balon to withdraw his troops from the north or else more boxes will follow with more. Bestofthrones the drowned god theon greyjoy youtube.
Knowing theon, he probably ordered their death on cleftjaws advice. Published on apr 17, 2012 audio from the scene where theon greyjoy decides to side with hit family and is anointed by a drowned god priest. A freeforall among asha, euron and possibly victarion. The rise and fall of theon then comes to a point where he must shed the persona of reek to try and do something brave for a change, and he helps ramsays tormented wife escape his grasp in the. Theon greyjoy george plantagenet, 1st duke of clarence war of 5 kings war of the roses religions.
The war took place approximately 300 years before the war of the five kings. Game of thrones house greyjoy characters tv tropes. Aeron greyjoy, i think, is meant as a deliberate contrast to patchface in this regard. Theon greyjoy is the only living son, and heir apparent of balon greyjoy. A song of ice and firecharactershouse greyjoy all the. It had been a lifetime since any god had heard him. The religion of the drowned god is old, dating back to before the coming of the. Rodrik was a drunkard and so was aeron until his conversion and one distant relation to the main family, dagon, is such an infamous alcoholic that hes. Further, the drown gods prophets are consistently right patchface predicted the red. Yara greyjoy explains the worship of the drowned god, his importance in the iron islands, and the legends of his halls beneath the waves. Theon hitting rock bottom was as important to his development as losing his legs was to bran become the three eyed raven or being killed by his own men was to jon becoming the prince that was promised. Here, theyre well known for their abilities at archery.
List of a song of ice and fire characters wikipedia. Game of thrones tv series 20112019 alfie allen as theon greyjoy. Theon spent three full seasons under ramsays control, more or less a lifetime in terms of game of thrones and certainly within the context of his living conditions. According to eurons nephew, theon greyjoy, the patch conceals a black eye shining with malice. False 2015 release date for winds of winter denied by martin. A song of ice and fire house greyjoy characters tv. Besides that, the drowned god is the greyjoy s deity they worship, they see him as the heir to the salt throne. Euron greyjoy, also known as crows eye, is one of balon greyjoys brothers. This article contains content some readers might find upsetting. Theon greyjoy george plantagenet, 1st duke of clarence. Once hes made amends to those hes wronged and overcome his flaws as imperfectly but as thoroughly as he can, theons arc boils down to a love story between a brother and sister, two flawed people. Theon greyjoyrobb stark 16 arya starkgendry waters 759 theon greyjoysansa stark 712 ramsay boltontheon greyjoy 686 jon snowsansa stark 635 catelyn starkned stark 545 jon snowdaenerys targaryen 362 jon snowygritte 331 theon greyjoyjon snow 327 jaime lannisterbrienne of tarth 319 include additional tags. Eurons personal coatofarms is a red eye with a black pupil beneath a black iron crown supported by two crows. Given that yara is still alive, and currently still eurons prisoner, having theon cross paths with his uncle once more is entirely possible.
He wears a patch over his left eye, for which he is nicknamed crows eye, and is more ruthless and sadistic than his brothers. Needless to say, having theon whom he sees as weak, asha who seeks to disrupt the patriarchal order of house greyjoy, and euron selfexplanatory in his family complicates this. Years before the events of the series, he killed his wife after he learned of her. A song of ice and fire drowned men characters tv tropes. Euron greyjoy, balons younger brother, and theon and yaras uncle. Theon found himself wondering if he should say a prayer. Who knows what he might sing when he sees a greyjoy. Alt shift x theorizes that the drowned god revived patchface after the fool drowned in the waters off dragonstone in a shipwreck that killed 100 baratheon men, plus. He got the salt thone by throwing yara and theon s father off the access bridge to their castlestronghold.
He wears a patch over his left eye, and is nicknamed crows eye. So if theon is the drowned god, who is the storm god. Game of thrones euron greyjoy spoilers hollywood reporter. The drowned god is the deity of the ironborn, who is opposed by a harmful deity known as the storm god. The drowned god is the deity worshiped on the iron islands. It was probably cleftjaw himself or theons men who actually killed the boys and burned the bodies. The nowdead balon greyjoy theon and yaras mean father had three living younger brothers. They walk the iron isles preaching the drowned gods word and denouncing foreign gods and their followers. Aeron greyjoy drowns euron in the sea, reciting a prayer to the drowned god as. In the ironborn myths, the drowned god constantly battles the storm god. He was ironborn, a son of pyke, his god was the drowned god of the islands but winterfell was long leagues from the sea. Euron is pale and handsome with black hair and a dark beard. Things you never knew about theon and reek screenrant. He is known for his short appearance as the priest of the drowned god that baptized theon in the waters of the iron islands.
Although theon originally had more siblings, both of his older brothers were killed during greyjoys rebellion, which is also how theon came to be under the care of ned. Check out what else asbaek told thr about eurons lack of an eye patch, his god complex and how he. Needless to say, having theon whom he sees as weak, asha who seeks to. I could seriously rant about theon and write an extra book about him, because he is just so underrated and misunderstood. Several members of the house are prone to alcoholism. For those not familiar with the books, the character of theon greyjoy is captured and tortured, badly, by ramsay. Yes, in game of thrones season 8, episode 4 the last of the starks, euron greyjoy kills a freaking dragon. What on earth is game of thrones doing to theon greyjoy. Only when the pain got too much, theon had to beg for the flaye. Aeron is the priest of the drowned god who has popped up several times over the years most notably back in season 2 when theon reintegrated into the ironborn, and in season 6 when he performed. Theon greyjoy was born in pyke, but raised by the starks in winterfell, which he could never call his real home. I finally managed to get around to reading a dance with dragons, the fifth book in the game of thrones series. The drowned men are the acolytes of aeron greyjoy, who is a priest of the. If he sees no option other than jumping off a boat to preserve the progress hes made so far, he has every right.
Why did theon jump off the boat on game of thrones. He also drowns euron when practicing the drowned gods coronation practices in order for euron to ascend to the iron islands salt throne, which is the throne balon sat on before he was murdered by euron. He is captain of the silence, a ship crewed entirely by mutes whose tongues euron ripped out. When euron stops breathing, he is dragged back ashore where, after a few tense seconds, he awakens, coughing and spitting water. His right eye is as blue as summer sky and is regarded as his smiling eye. Search, discover and share your favorite theon greyjoy gifs. Then he allowed the flesh to crack, dry and fester. Theon greyjoy is a fictional character in the a song of ice and fire series of fantasy novels by american author george r. Patchface and the drowned god general asoiaf a forum of ice. Just wanted to point out how badass that line was and how badass euron was. All rights to this video go to hbo, i do not own any. As part of crowning euron the new king of the iron islands, aeron greyjoy drowns euron in the sea, reciting a prayer to the drowned god as he does so.710 935 1509 750 344 1305 1274 1030 302 1387 832 1242 106 1153 934 515 228 940 126 516 1481 591 207 953 454 296 1264 32 171 286 19 923