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The Return of the Dragons

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Meaningful changes and events in this brave new timeline.


House Targaryen and Essos

  1. Viserys Targaryen fathers a bastard four years before Daenerys is introduced to Drogo, The bastard is taken in by Illyrio when he takes the siblings and remains with Dany after Viserys demise
  2. Rhaego survives.
  3. Dany births 3 dragons in Khal Drogo's funeral pyre, however, one of the dragons is female thus the dragons are named; Drogon, Rhaegalla (in honor of her mother) and Viserion
  4. After taking Mereen instead if remaining there she continues to wage war against slavery in Volantis, Tyrosh, Qohor, and Myr before turning to Westeros, since then her posse has increased greatly.
  5. Ser Jorah Mormont confesses his early betrayal when Dany is about to take Volantis before she exiles her, he leaves on his own promising to not return until he is fit and worthy to serve his queen again
  6. Daenerys's Khalasar grows in size and power
  7. Daenerys Targaryen takes Kingslanding


  1. The Forces of King Joffrey manage to repel Stannis Baratheon, as result, they take Princess Shireen as prisoner/ward of the crown to ensure Stannis remains put after that.
  2. Prince Oberyn wins his deathmatch against The Mountain, allowing Tyrion to be declared innocent so his life can be spared, however, he's not out of the woods yet, his marriage with Sansa is annulled and Tywin orders (in secret) Tyrion to take the black, Tyrion goes North but he decides not to take the Black and to play the Game of Thrones to spite his father.
  3. Prince Oberyn remains in the capital as a counselor to King Tommen and he brings his posse of Dornish Lords to the capital.
  4. Sansa Stark remains on Kingslanding after Joffrey's murder, after one failed attempt to run away on her own.
  5. Daenerys Targaryen takes Kingslanding

The Riverlands

  1. After the Red Wedding, Arya and The Hound decide to remain together and go to Braavos or Pentos to spend the rest of their days
  2. Arya and the Hound are ambushed in the night by a bandit group named "The Brave Companions" the new leader decides to send them to the capital as a gift to Queen Cersei.
  3. The Hound and Arya scape, Arya decides to go to Kingslanding and kill Cersei once for all, The Hound decides to leave to Essos.
  4. Just when both are close to their destinations, Daenerys Targaryen takes kings landing, Arya decides to rescue his sister and decides to go to Kingslanding anyways.
  5. At this point, the Hound has no choice but to follow her.


  1. Stannis failed attempt to capture Kingslñanding results in his daughter taken a hostage, he also gets wounded during the battle and his health decreases.
  2. Stannis remains in Dragonstone to regain his strength and rebuild his army
  3. Ser Davos Seaworth journies on a mission to get Sheeren back, as Stannis health grows frailer.