Game of Thrones is an American medieval fantasy television series created for HBO by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss. The series is loosely based on author George R. R. Martin's best-selling A Song of Ice and Fire series of seven fantasy novels; HBO's overall series' title is derived from the first novel. The series debuted in the U. S. on Sunday evening, April 17, 2011 and was picked up for a second season on April 19th.
Game of Thrones - S01E01 - Winter Is Coming(Aired: 23 March 2012) Eddard Stark is torn between his family and an old friend when asked to serve at the side of King Robert Baratheon; Viserys plans to wed his sister to a nomadic warlord in exchange for an army.
Game of Thrones - S01E02 - The Kingsroad(Aired: 23 Mar. 2012) While Bran recovers from his fall, Ned takes only his daughters to King's Landing. Jon Snow goes with his uncle Benjen to the Wall. Tyrion joins them.
Game of Thrones - S01E03 - Lord Snow(Aired: 23 Mar. 2012) Jon begins his training with the Night's Watch; Ned confronts his past and future at King's Landing; Daenerys finds herself at odds with Viserys.
Game of Thrones - S01E05 - The Wolf and the Lion(Aired: 24 Mar. 2012) Catelyn has captured Tyrion and plans to bring him to her sister, Lysa Arryn, at the Vale, to be tried for his, supposed, crimes against Bran. Robert plans to have Daenerys killed, but Eddard refuses to be a part of it and quits.
Game of Thrones - S01E06 - A Golden Crown(Aired: 24 Mar. 2012) While recovering from his battle with Jaime, Eddard is forced to run the kingdom while Robert goes hunting. Tyrion demands a trial by combat for his freedom. Viserys is losing his patience with Drogo.
Game of Thrones - S01E07 - You Win or You Die(Aired: 25 Mar. 2012) Robert has been injured while hunting and is dying. Jon and the others finally take their vows to the Night's Watch. A man, sent by Robert, is captured for trying to poison Daenerys. Furious, Drogo vows to attack the Seven Kingdoms.
Game of Thrones - S01E08 - The Pointy End(Aired: 25 Mar. 2012) The Lannisters press their advantage over the Starks; Robb rallies his father's northern allies and heads south to war; The White Walkers attack the Wall; Tyrion returns to his father with some new friends.
Game of Thrones - S01E09 - Baelor(Aired: 25 Mar. 2012) Robb goes to war against the Lannisters. Jon finds himself struggling on deciding if his place is with Robb or the Night's Watch. Drogo has fallen ill from a fresh battle wound. Daenerys is desperate to save him.
Game of Thrones - S01E10 - Fire and Blood(Aired: 25 Mar. 2012) Robb vows to get revenge on the Lannisters. Jon must officially decide if his place is with Robb or the Night's Watch. Daenerys says her final goodbye to Drogo.