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There are a staggering amount of characters in George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire novels, but naturally some stand out from the pack. The excellent HBO adaptation, Game of Thrones, has become a pop-culture phenomenon, and helped to make certain fan favorites that much more memorable and beloved. One of George R. R. Martin's (aka GRRM) hallmarks is the crafting of sympathetic characters with deeply complex M.O.'s and moralities, which make them impossible to peg as simply good, bad, unscrupulous, or heroic.