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Season 1 spans a period of several months on a world where the seasons last for years at a time.The action begins in the unified Seven Kingdoms of Westeros as the long summer ends and winter draws near.To this end, Viserys Targaryen arranges the marriage of his sister Daenerys to Khal Drogo, the leader of 40,000 Dothraki warriors, in return for the use of his warriors in invading Westeros.For her part, Daenerys just wants to find a safe refuge far away from King Robert's assassins and her brother's scheming ambition.It consists of ten episodes, including a re-shot version of the pilot episode originally filmed in October and November 2009. Some characters and events are brought forwards from the second novel, A Clash of Kings, which will form the basis of the second season.Season 1 was mainly filmed on location in Northern Ireland and Malta, with the Paint Hall facility in Belfast being used as the main studio. Season 1 is based closely on A Game of Thrones, the first novel in the Song of Ice and Fire novel series by George R. Conversely, some events and characters are held back from the first book for the second season, for reasons of cost.Ned searches for clues to the unexplained death of Jon Arryn (the former King's Hand), and in the process uncovers King Robert's illegitimate son.
Ned brings the King's declaration before Cersei, Joffrey (eldest of the King's children), and the Small Council.Jon takes measures to protect Samwell Tarly, an awkward and friendless boy, from the abuse of the Night's Watch; a frustrated Viserys clashes with his newly-empowered sister; Sansa dreams of life as a queen, while Arya envisions a far different future.Catelyn rallies her father's allies to make a point, while Tyrion finds himself caught in the wrong place at the wrong time.Meanwhile, across the Narrow Sea in Pentos, the exiled Prince Viserys Targaryen hatches a plan to win back the throne, which entails forging an allegiance with the savage nomadic Dothraki warriors by giving its leader, Khal Drogo, his lovely sister Daenerys' hand in marriage in exchange for Drogo's army.Back in Winterfell, Robert arrives at Winterfell with his wife, Queen Cersei, and other members of the Lannister family: her twin brother Jaime, dwarf brother Tyrion and Cersei’s son and heir to the throne, 12-year-old Joffrey.