These Game of Thrones characters killed off throughout the course of the TV series (so far) have caused heartbreak and turmoil around the world. Here is a list of the 24 deaths that are considered the most shocking. Note - this list of Game of Thrones characters killed off is completely compiled from the TV series. TV spoilers are included, but you’re safe if you haven’t read the books!
1. Eddard Stark
The death of Eddard Stark really gave Game of Thrones viewers an early insight into just how cruel and heartless George R R Martin really is. Eddard claims the spot for one of the first of the Game of Thrones characters killed off, lasting only nine episodes before getting beheaded. Yikes.