The Citadel

The Archive of 'A Song of Ice and Fire' Lore

  • An exhaustive compilation of thematic notes, arranged in a hierarchical structure. Contains direct spoilers for pre-book history and indirect spoilers through the facts noted down for events in the books.
    Roses (I: 34) Blackberries (I: 65) In the Neck, purple flowers named poison kisses, which cause rashes if they touch skin (I: 118) Lilacs (I: 146) Turnips (I: 208) Melons (I: 211) Nightshade (I: 211) Moonblooms (I: 211) Smokeberry vines (I: 214) Dark red blooms of dragon's breath (I:…
  • A compilation of Frequently Asked Questions, with some quite lengthy, essay-like answers to common discussion-topics. Contains spoilers.
    What is the A Game of Thrones comic book?

    This is a comic book series adapting the A Song of Ice and Fire series, co-published by Bantam and Dynamite Entertainment. Adapted by writer Daniel Abraham and artist Tommy F. Patterson, the first twenty four issues are devoted to adapting A Game of Thrones, the first novel in the series. The first…

  • Graphical representations of almost all known banners as well as info files for houses and individuals. Contains minor spoilers in the actual listings of Houses, while major spoilers are placed in specially marked files except when it concerns banners belonging to individuals: these files may contain major spoilers right off
    House Drumm

    Old Wyk was the first island which the First Men landed upon and inhabited in the Iron Island group when they first crossed over from the mainland.

  • A compilation of prophecies, visions and dreams which appear to reveal something about the future. Contains spoilers, as we note when we believe a prophecy has been fulfilled.
    II: 511-512 - The Dragon Has Three Heads

    This is a summary, rather than a quote from the book.

    Looking into several rooms in a hallway in the House of the Undying, Daenerys sees several scenes, some which appear to be of the past, some of the present and some of the future. The first of this is a woman being savaged by four little…

  • A comphrehensive collection of fan correspondance with George R.R. Martin. Also included are interviews and chats as well as reports from conventions, signings, etc. May contain spoilers even for as of yet unreleased books.
    Infinity Plus Interview

    [Note: The precise date, beyond December 2000, is unknown.]