AT A GLANCE

Game of Thrones characters

The Top 100 characters from HBO's fantasy drama series

In order of episode appearances

This ranking is based on the number of episodes and seasons a character appears in (alive!). Appearances represented by each dot indicate:
A mostly heroic character.
A mostly villainous character.
A character that has switched between heroic and villainous throughout their arc.
A character's death is represented by a skull icon.
Season 1 Season 2 Season 3 Season 4 Season 5 Season 6
# CHARACTER EP. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
1 Tyrion Lannister54
2 Cersei Lannister52
3 Daenerys Targaryen49
4 Jon Snow49
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5 Arya Stark47
6 Sansa Stark47
7 Jaime Lannister43
8 Jorah Mormont42
9 Theon Greyjoy39
10 Samwell Tarly38
11 Varys35
12 Petyr Baelish34
13 Barristan Selmy33
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14 Brienne of Tarth32
15 Pycelle31
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16 Bran Stark30
17 Bronn29
18 Davos Seaworth29
19 Sandor Clegane29
20 Edd Tollett29
21 Missandei29
22 Podrick Payne27
23 Tywin Lannister27
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24 Margaery Tyrell26
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25 Melisandre26
26 Joffrey Baratheon26
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27 Tormund Giantsbane25
28 Catelyn Stark25
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29 Tommen Baratheon24
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30 Stannis Baratheon24
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31 Grey Worm24
32 Hodor23
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33 Grenn22
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34 Gilly21
35 Daario Naharis21
36 Robb Stark21
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37 Loras Tyrell20
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38 Ghost (Direwolf)20
39 Ramsay Snow/Bolton20
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40 Shae20
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41 Roose Bolton19
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42 Alliser Thorne19
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43 Meryn Trant18
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44 'Jaqen H’ghar'18
45 Gregor Clegane17
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46 Gendry17
47 Olly17
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48 Ned Stark17
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49 Lancel Lannister16
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50 Olenna Tyrell16
51 Osha16
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52 Ygritte16
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53 Summer (Direwolf)15
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54 Janos Slynt15
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55 Ros15
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56 Rodrik Cassel15
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57 Qyburn14
58 Rickon Stark14
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59 Maester Luwin14
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60 Jeor Mormont13
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61 Mace Tyrell13
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62 Meera Reed13
63 Myrcella Baratheon13
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64 Pypar13
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65 Yara Greyjoy12
66 Kevan Lannister12
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67 Rast12
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68 High Sparrow12
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69 Maester Aemon11
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70 Hot Pie11
71 Selyse Baratheon11
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72 Ellaria Sand11
73 Talisa Maegyr / Stark11
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74 Shireen Baratheon10
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75 Jojen Reed10
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76 Drogo10
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77 Three-eyed Raven9
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78 Robin Arryn8
79 Shaggydog (Direwolf)8
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80 Grey Wind (Direwolf)8
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81 Myranda8
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82 Renly Baratheon8
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83 Edmure Tully8
84 Locke8
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85 Olyvar7
86 Brynden “Blackfish” Tully7
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87 Benjen Stark7
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88 Thoros of Myr7
89 Robert Baratheon7
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90 Oberyn Martell7
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91 Beric Dondarrion6
92 Rickard Karstark6
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93 Orell6
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94 The Night King5
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95 Walder Frey5
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96 Mance Rayder5
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97 Craster6
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98 Lysa Arryn5
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99 Balon Greyjoy4
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100 Pyat Pree4
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* Character appears only in another character's vision or flashback
Information sources: Wikipedia | Game of Thrones Wiki