Game of Thrones is an American television series that is produced by the imagination cable network HBO. The exhibition takes a look at a medieval-like fantasy world with its abundance of characters who struggle in the only game in the game of thrones. Nine noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Political intrigue and sex is rampant. Robert Baratheon, King of Westeros asks his old friend Eddard to serve as the King’s hand, or the highest official. Secretly warned that the previous Hand was assassinated Eddard accepts in order to investigate further. Meanwhile, the family of the queen, the Lannisters, may be hatching a plan to take power. Over the ocean, the last members of the former ruling family and deposed, the Targaryen, are scheming also to regain the throne. The friction between the houses Stark, Lannister, Baratheon and Targaryen and the remaining large house Greyjoy, Tully, Arryn, Martell and Tyrell leads to a full-scale war. All the while an ancient evil awakens in the north. In the middle of war and political unrest, a neglected military order misfits, the night watch, the only thing that stands between the kingdoms of men and the horrors frozen over.