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The Greatest Swords from Game Of Thrones

August 03, 2016

The Greatest Swords from Game Of Thrones


In the word of ice and fire, swords plays an important role. They are not just merely props, but have names, history and play an integral part in the story. As Jon Snow said, "All the best sword have names". So here are our top picks of the greatest swords from Game of Thrones.



Its ancestral sword, Ice, was forged in ancient Valyria and has been passed down through the generations.Ice was a Valyrian steel greatsword and an heirloom of House Stark. It was used both in war and on ceremonial occasions by the Lord of Winterfell.It gets passed through the lord of the Winterfell. It was later reforged in tow long sword Oathkeeper and Widow's Wail.



Longclaw is a Valyrian steel sword that remained in the possession of House Mormont for five centuries. When Ser Jorah was an exile . He left his sword which was returned to the Sir Jeor Mormont. He gives it Jon Snow, as a reward for saving his life. Now Jon being the new King In the North Long Claw is the new Valyrian steel of House Stark.


Forge in Winterfell by Mikken, Needle was the gift to Arya from his half-brother Jon Snow.Jon gave it Arya before he was heading to the with his uncle Benjen Stark to take the black with a great lesson "Stick it with the pointy end" . The sword is well suited to Arya's slight build.Arya and Needle are much better suited to the "Water Dance" style of fencing popular in Braavos and other Free Cities, which emphasises more speed and agility with a thin, light rapier used in quick thrusting attacks rather than conventional knight sword fighting.


Heartsbane is a Valyrian steel sword that remained in the possession of House Tarly for almost 5 century.Like Ice, it is passed down to the Lord of House Tarly. It is currently wielded by Lord Randyll Tarly and, like the lands and titles of House Tarly, this sword will pass to Dickon Tarly after Randyll passes away.But right now it's held by Samwell Tarly.



Oathkeeper is one of two Valyrian steel longswords made from Ice, the greatsword of House Stark, under orders of Lord Tywin Lannister. Tywin made it for his son Ser Jaime Lannister  Jaime instead gave it to Brienne of Tarth for the task of rescuing Sansa Stark and Arya Stark as her oath to their Lady Mother  Catelyn Stark saying that "It was reforged from Ned Stark's sword. You'll use it to defend Ned Stark's daughter".

Widow's Wail

Its sister blade of OathKeeper one of two Valyrian steel longswords made from Ice.It was gifted by Tywin Lannister as a wedding gift to his grandson King Joffrey Baratheon at the breakfast prior to the wedding ceremony.

So which sword will you want to wield and take it to war along your side? and Let us know down below the comment.

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