20 Gut-Wrenching Game of Thrones Moments

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Game of Thrones is known for killing off all our favorite characters. No one is safe.

Over the years, Thrones has given us some truly disturbing scenes. However, the Game of Thrones Season 5 Finale managed to put every other season to shame by offing at least six characters in one hour. Is that insane or what?

Of course, it's always possible Sansa and Theon survived their jump and that Melisandre (or the Night's King) bring Jon back from the dead.

We've got ten months to ponder everyone's fate. For now, go ahead and revisit a few standout Thrones moments below...

1. The Night's King Resurrection

The Night's King Resurrection
The massacre at Hardhome was a game changer for Jon Snow and company. As they watched from the safety of their ships, the mysterious Night's King resurrected all the fallen wildlings amassing thousands of new wights for his army. That scene will undoubtedly go down in Thrones history as one of the most memorable and disturbing of all time.

2. Jon Snow's Murder

Jon Snow's Murder
There were several shocking deaths throughout Game of Thrones Season 5. However, Jon's death at the hands of his Night's Watch brothers is at the top of our list. Has Jon Snow's watch truly ended? Both director David Nutter, and star Kit Harington confirmed that Jon is, in fact, dead. What do you think?

3. Shireen Baratheon is Sacrificed

Shireen Baratheon is Sacrificed
Many characters have met horrific deaths on Game of Thrones, but none as revolting as Stannis sacrificing his daughter. Poor Princess Shireen had no idea what she was volunteering for when she offered to do what she could to help her father. Selyse collapsed watching her daughter burn and later hanged herself. However, Stannis deserved a much more agonizing death.

4. Mance Rayder Burns

Mance Rayder Burns
The death of Mance Rayder surprised even fans of George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire novels. The King-Beyond-the-Wall meets a different fate in the books. Mance's death at the stake was a clear sign the TV series would be deviating more than ever from the source material in the fifth season.

5. Myrcella is Poisoned

Myrcella is Poisoned
For a minute there, we actually believed Jaime and Myrcella escaped Dorne unscathed. Then, blood began to drip from the young girl's nose and we realized she had been poisoned. Though Ellaria Sand swore her allegiance to Prince Doran, all it took was a poison-laced kiss to start a war. Prince Trystane doesn't stand a chance once they arrive in King's Landing.

6. Arya Finishes Off Meryn Trant

Arya Finishes Off Meryn Trant
Ser Meryn Trant's death wasn't a shocker, but watching Arya do the deed like an expert assassin certainly was. Not only did she gouge his eyes out and stab the villain repeatedly, but the girl took great pleasure in slitting his throat. Arya Stark may not be "No One," but she sure as hell has come a long way. That's another name off her list!

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