This article contains spoilers for Season 8, Episode 5 of Game of Thrones.

Game of Thrones fans don't just watch the show, they theorise. About everything. About prophecies or would-be prophecies from even the most minor characters. About plot lines and details from the books that aren't even hinted at on the show. About unresolved mysteries and the unifying Theories of Everything that may explain them, no matter how outlandishly.

Now that we've nearly reached the end, here are a few remaining theories that may help clarify some of the show's remaining mysteries or predict its final moments, in order

The Prince or Princess Who Was Promised


There is a dragon under Winterfell

Bran is all Brans

Tyrion is a secret Targaryen

Varys is a merman


The Valonqar Prophecy