Of all the quotes that stuck with me after episode 2, the scene with the battle plans, when Jon says: “They’re coming. We have dragonglass and Valyrian steel. But there are many of them. Far too many. Our enemy doesn’t stop. Doesn’t tire. Doesn’t feel.” stuck with me the most. It actually drives home how hopeless the situation is.
With two episodes down and 4 to go, the odds don’t look good for our heroes. The Army of the Dead is on the doorstep, and no one knows what they’re gonna do and how to combat the relentless horde. Throughout 7 seasons, only two things have proven effective; Valyrian Steel and dragonglass, but who’s got what, why does it work, and how much of it do they have?
Let’s take a look at our players.