Valyrian steel: who has the swords that can defeat white walkers?

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It looks like white walkers are the big threat to Westeros in Game of Thrones Season 8 - and one of the only things that can stop white walkers are Valyrian steel swords. Where are all the Valyrian blades in Westeros, and how might they play into the future of Thrones?
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FAQ:
- Wights (zombies) can be killed with fire, but we've never seen a white walker (icy blokes) killed by fire - only by dragonglass or Valyrian steel
- Yes, in the real world, longswords are longer than bastard swords. But in ASOIAF, bastard swords are longer than longswords. (Jon VIII, AGOT)
- Yes, in the tv show, Tywin hires a Volantene smith to reforge Ice. But in the books, it's Tobho Mott. (Tyrion IV, ASOS)
- Yes, in the tv show, Brienne names Oathkeeper. But in the books, Jaime names Oathkeeper. (Jaime IX, ASOS)
- No, Arya's sword Needle is not Valyrian steel. It's regular steel forged in Winterfell.
- No, the Iron Throne isn't Valyrian steel
- Yes, Dawn is cool as fuck, but it's never referred to as Valyrian steel.
Yall can stop commenting about this stuff now 😶
28 Mouse
28 Mouse - 2 महीने पहले
Fair play
infant jones
infant jones - 4 महीने पहले
@Lady Falcon "but he gets so much wrong" like what exactly? every supposed bit of "misinformation" I've seen has just been from people who haven't read the books thinking they know better and how is he snapping at anyone?
infant jones
infant jones - 4 महीने पहले
@Shit Cunt how is this whinging lmao
Fuzzy Dunlop
Fuzzy Dunlop - 4 महीने पहले
I refuse to allow the canonization of a mistake GRRM made because he didn't know what a bastard sword was at the time of writing - how would a blade longer than a longsword even be 'bastard' using any logic? They call them bastard swords because they occupy a rough middle-ground between short and long swords. Hence, bastard sword. This is the worst thing I've seen GRRM do since I first heard his pronunciation of 'Dothraki'. So annoying. "HAND AND A HALF" they say that in the books - but no, it's not a sword that can be used with one hand and two hands in a pinch it just has a slightly longer blade - my fucking ass. IT MAKES NO SENSE USING THE INTERNAL LOGIC OF THE BOOK. THIS IS A SHOW-LEVEL MISTAKE. IT'S DUMB. What's even more ridiculous is that the show actually managed to do this correctly - Longclaw is totally a hand-and-a-half sword because you can comfortably place one hand high up and another on the pommel. The jury is still out on if you can screw it off and throw it at a potential enemy, however.
kaz dave
kaz dave - 4 महीने पहले
@Em Campos dawn is the Lightbringer , when it touched by Jhon snow the 'azor ahai' , itll start to throw the flames
matt vanderwiel
matt vanderwiel - 3 दिन पहले
What about Dawn???? The sword of the morning
Jeb Welch
Jeb Welch - 25 दिन पहले
LOL
YahavFish
YahavFish - 27 दिन पहले
9:59 "This is why we need a got prequel" well, here ya go
12345 54321
12345 54321 - महीने पहले
Lady Forlorn was named after another sword, the other sword was not a valyrion steel sword.
Dimitar Vangelov
Dimitar Vangelov - महीने पहले
SIKE, they studied shit. Keep making content more for the books ya know. You surface some good theories that a normal reader just can't compile the info on their own.
8mmKyle
8mmKyle - महीने पहले
Who's here after season 8 but knew Game of Thrones started to become bad fan fiction halfway through season 5 and wasn't surprised at all by season 8 and is still stoked to see how George is gonna end it and to see how everything will connect?
L.M
L.M - 2 महीने पहले
Doesn't matter anymore
turtleThoughts
turtleThoughts - 2 महीने पहले
nobody:
d&d: lmao fuck u
Jaz Helton
Jaz Helton - 2 महीने पहले
“The big threat are the white walkers-“ apparently not according to D&D. What a disappointment. It felt like human squabbling over power while a threat that was like a force of nature descended upon them was such a powerful story angle, and apparently it was too much for those guys. Never seen such a universally condemned example of writing. What a magnificent waste of time and mental energy and world building and intrigue if the walkers are dealt with so quickly and easily, and so many of the plot arcs and mysteries disappear into the night like a khalasar being snuffed out by white walker fog machines.
1BadCompagnie
1BadCompagnie - 2 महीने पहले
Hard eater
InsertTeaHere
InsertTeaHere - 2 महीने पहले
A bastard sword is actually shorter than a longsword.
across india
across india - 2 महीने पहले
After watching all the available videos on YouTube or other places and after completion of GOT season 8 HBO is left with much more stories of past i.e, TARGARYEN dynasty. So now HBO must make a series on it.
Snazzlefrazzel
Snazzlefrazzel - 2 महीने पहले
Lololo
edgycommunist420
edgycommunist420 - 2 महीने पहले
"It'll no doubt play a big role in Jon's fight against the walkers"
MadauMan
MadauMan - 2 महीने पहले
There's so much potential plot in there, but the thing is none of them were involved, kind of disappointed actually.
Skyler Star S.
Skyler Star S. - 2 महीने पहले
Nope. Lol no nothing happened with Sam and the citadel. Nothing at fucking all
jay619
jay619 - 2 महीने पहले
Arya! And not with a sword
Nayr Tnartsipac
Nayr Tnartsipac - 2 महीने पहले
Arya has all of them
Tamer Alarosy
Tamer Alarosy - 2 महीने पहले
What about (Dawn) held by ser arthur dien
ambe0980 ambe0980
ambe0980 ambe0980 - 2 महीने पहले
Tree-wizard-corpse-man
Wyatt
Wyatt - 3 महीने पहले
Turns out none of this happened lol
Erica McQueen
Erica McQueen - 3 महीने पहले
This didn't age well...
Rashaad Liggins
Rashaad Liggins - 3 महीने पहले
So much wasted potential for the series
They should have taken their time
Notorious1503
Notorious1503 - 3 महीने पहले
Lol I had so many great ideas yet the writers did nothing
MaxBrzr
MaxBrzr - 3 महीने पहले
Or some girl just does the last jedi move, with the dagger her brother was nearly killed by
Eric
Eric - 2 महीने पहले
Last Jedi vs GOT S8 vs SpongeBob S4- Present day.
MaxBrzr
MaxBrzr - 3 महीने पहले
Lol imagine seeing this after 8.03....
Hersh Shorsh
Hersh Shorsh - 3 महीने पहले
*Alt Shift X* : who has the swords that can defeat the white walkers !
*The Directors of Game of thrones* : I'm about to destroy this man's whole career
7.62 x 39
7.62 x 39 - 3 महीने पहले
HeartsBane is one of the coolest Valyrian Steel swords ever made. It has a superior look and it’s also the protector of the men’s realm.
Mr. Dog3
Mr. Dog3 - 3 महीने पहले
They kinda forgot about the Lightbringer tho
Mr_Jokes
Mr_Jokes - 3 महीने पहले
A sword doesn’t kill him. Dun dun dun!
Fire Watch
Fire Watch - 3 महीने पहले
Spoiler
Aya dagger kill night king
Aravind SR
Aravind SR - 3 महीने पहले
4:53 Joffrey he is a nasty little shit 😂😂well said
Vamshi Chaitanya
Vamshi Chaitanya - 3 महीने पहले
"Half-a-song and Half-a-Scream"!
Such a poetic writing! GRRM is a legend
Anime Is dope
Anime Is dope - 3 महीने पहले
See that’s nice and all but I wanna know how and why it can cut through the white walkers ice and kill them
Hainz Catch-up
Hainz Catch-up - 3 महीने पहले
4:51 Brienne named the sword not Jaime, right?
Eric
Eric - 2 महीने पहले
Right! Jaime said "All great swords have names" to which Brienne replied "Oathkeeper"
Rafael Santos
Rafael Santos - 3 महीने पहले
My God, so much potencial wasted in the HBO show.
taliesin halliday
taliesin halliday - 3 महीने पहले
... and none of it mattered.
John Fleming
John Fleming - 3 महीने पहले
The Joffrey/Catspaw thing is left out of the show fwiw. We’re supposed to think that Littlefinger did it, I think.
xxDrain
xxDrain - 3 महीने पहले
lol nope
troy betsen
troy betsen - 3 महीने पहले
Looks like the white walkers weren’t a threat in season 8
Aaron Gwarcia
Aaron Gwarcia - 3 महीने पहले
Ice being reforged hurt my heart
pratheek j bhat
pratheek j bhat - 3 महीने पहले
Heartsbane,
Lady Forlorn
Longclaw
Nightfall
Oathkeeper
Red Rain
Widow's Wail
arakh ( owned by Caggo)
Ice
Blackfyre
Brightroar
Dark Sister
Lamentation
Orphan-Maker ( the ancestral sword of House Roxton)
Truth
Vigilance ( the ancestral sword of House Hightower )
Alice Mutti
Alice Mutti - 3 महीने पहले
SPOILER:
No one (literally)
Criselle De Guzman
Criselle De Guzman - 3 महीने पहले
Isn't Needle made from Valyrian steel?
Eric
Eric - 2 महीने पहले
No, but I believe Arya's dagger is.
Hassan Ahmed
Hassan Ahmed - 3 महीने पहले
what about Arthur daynes sword
Istahill Stanfield
Istahill Stanfield - 4 महीने पहले
Isn't there a knife/razor that is Valyrian steel that is the Bolton's blade? I think the books mention that they use it to flay their victims.
Hunter West
Hunter West - 4 महीने पहले
A bastard sword is shorter than a general longsword in both blade and handle. Every bastard sword is a longsword but not every longsword is a bastard sword. It is shorter to provide the user a viable one handed grip on the blade where as with a normal longsword using one hand alone would be inefficient due to the blade and handles length.
Sithis Edits
Sithis Edits - 4 महीने पहले
WELL THIS TURNED OUT TO MEAN FUCKING USELESS INFORMATION
Dylan G
Dylan G - 4 महीने पहले
I thought Brienne was the one who named the sword oathkeeper
Jason Alvarez
Jason Alvarez - 4 महीने पहले
Bro the lore is soo crazy
MUD PIE
MUD PIE - 4 महीने पहले
what about thevvalerian steel razor blade?
Larkin Hancock
Larkin Hancock - 4 महीने पहले
How many Valyrian daggers would it take to make a sword?
Xero Of Nine
Xero Of Nine - 4 महीने पहले
yeah too bad the show had shitty writers, i expected to see dark sister again but as we all now know, the final season was a major disappointment..
Jason Sulham
Jason Sulham - 4 महीने पहले
Does John still have longclaw in the last episode
The Earth Is a Cylinder!!
The Earth Is a Cylinder!! - 4 महीने पहले
It's kinda sad realizing that all the theories on this channel were pointless.
Koot
Koot - 4 महीने पहले
All theories on all the channels, all just meaningless whatif's that'll never be realized.
Darras Aziz
Darras Aziz - 4 महीने पहले
fire can also kill the walkers
John Doe
John Doe - 4 महीने पहले
Lol what a waste of time it was to seriously analyze this show.
J0ckel
J0ckel - 4 महीने पहले
Aren’t the reynes the guys from castamere?
Crumpsall Liam
Crumpsall Liam - 4 महीने पहले
You picked the wrong channel if that was an attempt to appear knowledgable. Go see that Last Harpy Cunt-rag.
August Weberg
August Weberg - 4 महीने पहले
wouldn't it be fun if they weren't
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