25 Greatest 'Game of Thrones' Moments

As enhanced editions of George R.R. Martin's novels come to iBooks, we're celebrating the most unforgettable 'GoT' scenes

Bran Pushed Out the Window
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4. Bran Pushed Out the Window

Season 1, Episode 1: "Winter Is Coming"
"The things I do for love." Ask any reader of George R.R. Martin's first Song of Ice and Fire novel, and they'll likely tell you this was the moment that hooked them. A playful, good-hearted little boy stumbles across the queen fucking her own brother – then gets unceremoniously thrown by Jamie Lannister to what appears at first to be his death? This simply isn't done in fantasy, whether on the page or on the screen. But Martin went ahead and did it anyway. The show smartly ended its pilot with Bran Stark's fall, sending the message that anything could happen here, to anyone ...

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