House Targaryen is the most important and influential house in all of Westerosi history. The Targaryens are said to have the blood of the dragon running through their veins as they descended from Old Valyria. They all generally have the same characteristics, violet to lilac eyes and bright white hair. Even though they have been … More Beginnings of House Targaryen
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The Martells are one of the most interesting houses across Westeros. House Martell began as petty lords of a small portion of land near the eastern coast of Dorne. This was until Nymeria, the warrior queen of the Rhoyne, sailed her 10,000 ships across the Narrow Sea and landed on the Martell lands. She took … More Beginnings of House Martell
The Greyjoys of Pyke have a very complicated storied past. The stories say that House Greyjoy descended from the Grey King of the Age of Heroes and were said to have ruled the western islands along the Sunset Sea. The legends say that the man took a mermaid for his wife and ruled all of … More Beginnings of House Greyjoy
The Dawn of Westeros The Dawn Age is a hard era to pin down. No one is quiet sure of when this time period actually started. Maesters of the Citadel can only tell the tales of the “middle parts” of the Dawn Age. While Essos was teaming with a menagerie of different uncivilized peoples and … More The Dawn Age
Like the Tullys, the Tyrells were never kings over any lands. House Tyrell rose to power as the stewards the Kings of the Reach. It is said that they are descended from Garth Greenhand from the Age of Heroes whom made the lands of the Reach bloom and flourish. When the last Gardener King perished … More The Beginnings of House Tyrell
Unlike most of the great houses of Westeros, house Tully never reigned as kings over any lands. The Tullys were lords of very rich lands in the Riverlands and were seated in their great castle, Riverrun. When Aegon the Conquerer arrived with his sisters, armies, and dragons, many of the river lords defected to the … More The Beginnings of House Tully