Two Swords – Game Of Thrones Season 4 Episode 1

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Two Swords – Game Of Thrones Season 4 Episode 1 Season 4, Episode 1

 Episode Name: Two Swords

 Air Date: April 6, 2014

 Based On: A Song of Ice and Fire

 Written By: David Benioff and D.B. Weiss

 Directed By: David Benioff and D.B. Weiss

Game of Thorns Season 4 Episode 1 Review and Plot – Two Swords

Tyrion Lannister is having the Stark’s ancestral great sword which is called as Ice converted into two swords after melting it down. One is given to Jaime, who is his son and the new Lord Commander of the Kingsguard. He is trying to learn the skill of sword with his left hand. Tywin ushers Jaime that he has to go to Casterly Rock which is his place. He asks him to go and rule there but he leaves refusing him. He tries to give the sword back but Tywin ask him to keep it because the sword has its own advantage and he will need it. Tyrion, Podrik his squire and the new knight Bronn, is seen waiting for the Prince Doran Martell and his army but they are later informed that his younger brother Prince Oberyn is going to come instead of him.

Two Swords – Game Of Thrones Season 4 Episode 1 Review Summary

Price Oberyn who already entered cripples out one of the soldier of Tyrion at one of the Lord Baelish warehouses. Oberyn later tells him that he is here to avenge for his dead sister, Elia and her two kids. Elia married to Prince Rhaegar Targaryen, who was going to be crowned as the Prince, but Robert Baratheon assassinated him, and then the King’s Landing became Tywin’s army. He wanted to kill Ser Gregor Clegane who is hoaxed to have allegedly abused Elia and then cut her in two different parts. Oberyn believed that he did not have attempted anything till Tywin has ordered it. Shae tried really hard to ask Sansa to eat but she tells Sansa that she is not able to eat or sleep after hearing that her brother’s direwolf’s head is stick and sewn to Robb’s body and her mother’s neck was brutally cut. Tyrion accepts that whatever happened to them was a “terrible crime”. When she starts for her journey to godswood, Shae tries to romance with Tyrion and it is seen by one of Sansa’s maiden.

In the alcazar, Jaime is stitched with a steel hand by Qyburn. When he went, Jaime and his sister, Cersei were confabulating about their relation when Sansa’s maiden interrupt them and tell them the whole thing which she saw. Lady Olenna Tyrell and her granddaughter Margaery are in the garden are planning the Royal Wedding when Brienne of Tarth asks Margaery to have a word with her about Lord Renly’s assassination. Somewhere, King Joffrey berates Jaime for not being present during the Battle of the Blackwater and also tease him due to his age, because his lost hand and not being considered as a member of Kingsguard.

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Brienne tries to motivate Jaime by telling him to complete his vow to take the Stark girls safely, but Jaime angrily tells her that it is now a very much difficult task because of Catelyn’s death and Sansa’s marriage. While Sansa leaves for godswood, Dontos Hallord comes to her, the ex knight turned king’s fool. He thanks her to save his precious life on Joffrey’s name-day and gives her his mother’s necklace as a token of love.

When Ygritte and Tormund Giantsbane were waiting for Mance Rayder’s order, they start arguing when they notice Styr and his cannibal Thennes came towards them. Jon Snow is presented in front of Ser Alliser Thorne, Janos Slynt and Maester Aemon Targaryen at Castle Black. Jon reveals and accepts that he assassinated Qhorin Halfhand and he only slept with Ygritte but also  informs that he know every strategy and plan of the wildlings. Slynt asks his men to kill Jon considering him as the traitor. But Thorne who is the acting Lord of Commander of Night’s Watch after the brutal death of Commander Joer Mormont believed him so it was all dependent on Maester Aemon who believed him and at last freed him.

Game of Thrones Season 4 Episode 1 Summary (Synopsis) - Two Swords

After the gambling match of Daario Noharis and Grey Worm, is seen really very confused because of her dragons. She started their march towards the last city of slaves i.e. Meereen. In the journey Daario behaves romantically with Daenerys and tells her that if she strategizes to rule the land, she has to learn the way of lifestyle and the cultures of the ones whom she wants to free.  They suddenly stop when they see a carcass of a slave girl near a mile-post. There used to be a carcass at every mile-post in Meereen. Ser Barristan asked their men to bury the entire carcass but Daenerys asked him to let her see all the faces of the dead kids.

Sandor “The Hound” Clegane tells the imprisoned Arya that he will try to bribe her Aunt Lysa in Vale when they pass an inn where many of The Mountain’s men i.e. Lannister soldiers are living.  Arya recognizes the man Polliver, who stole her sword, which is named as Needle by her. She tries to enter inside but Hound asks her to wait and tells other soldier to check. After checking it thoroughly they enter the inn. Many of the soldiers are feared by the Hound, but Polliver talks with him and ask him to join them.

Game of Thorns Season 4 Episode 1 Review and Plot - Two Swords

But Sandor says no to them and insult them results in a fight. The Hound assassinates many soldiers and Arya takes her sword back from Polliver and assassinating him the same as he killed Lommy. Then the two starts their journey to tavern with a stolen pony.

Game of Thrones Season 4 Episode 1 Summary (Synopsis) – Two Swords

Tyrion welcomes Oberyn who comes to their kingdom to kill Gregor Clegane who killed his sister Elia and her two kids. Sansa is not able to eat nor is she able to sleep because of the horrifying news of her brother and mother’s murder. When Sansa leaves for godswood she meets a man, Dontos Hallord who thanks her to save his life and gifts her, his mother’s necklace. Jon Snow is freed by Ser Alliser Thorne, Janos Slynt and Maester Aemon Targaryen at Castle Black. Daenerys moves to last slave city Meereen. Arya gets back her sword Needle and then departs to tavern.

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