One of the pivotal moments in the final series of Game of Thrones sees the Night King's army of the dead arrive at Winterfell for a battle to end all battles. All the main players are prepared to face their doom in the snowy climes of Winterfell but there are some that are more likely to meet their makers than others.
While the likes of Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen should be spared, the following could be dead by the end of episode three.
Gilly has done what she needed to do in unearthing Jon Snow's heritage and that he is actually the son of Lyanna Stark and Rhaegar Targaryen, the late Prince of Dragonstone. Jon has realised he is Aegon Targaryen and Gilly is top of the list to dieBattle of Winterfell death chances: 90%
'Go into the crypts', Sam said, 'you'll be safe in the crypts', said Sam... that was until the White Walkers bring back to life all the dead that are down there. It'll be a sad moment when Sam is no more but this is looking likely to be his last stand.Battle of Winterfell death chances: 80%
Now that Theon has found forgiveness from Sansa, his adopted sister, it could be that his time in Game of Thrones is up. Fans have pointed to a line in a song that featured in episode two, in which the words "She couldn't remember their names" were sung. They believe this as a major clue as Theon became Reek and lost his name.Battle of Winterfell death chances: 70%
Grey Worm and Missandei
The lovebirds have been making plans of a future life in sunnier climes than Winterfell but with Grey Worm among the frontline of soldiers ready to battle the White Walkers, there seems little doubt that their future isn't bright.
Battle of Winterfell death chances: Grey Worm - 90%; Missandei - 65%
Brienne of Tarth
A rock of a fighter who has battled her way through Game of Thrones, may have achieved her ultimate recognition when she was knighted by Jaime Lannister. Is that the end of her journey? Latest pics of the battle seem to indicate that it could well be.Battle of Winterfell death chances: 75%
In the same pic that shows Brienne with a worried look is a just as concerned Jaime Lannister next to her. He has already admitted that he's 'not the fighter he used to be' and this could be his ultimate downfall. It does feel like he has unfinished business, so there may be a scenario in which Jaime avoids meeting his maker.Battle of Winterfell death chances: 50%
It was thought that Tormund was left for dead but with it didn't feel right that such a big personality would perish 'off-screen'. Tormund arrived in Winterfell in the last episode, telling tales of suckling milk from giants, and could be lined up for a death and glory ending.
Battle of Winterfell death chances: 60%
Arya is in the crypts and in the teaser trailer for the series, she is seen running for her life through tunnels. It would be a huge surprise if Ayra is killed off with so much left for her to do - namely her 'kill list' to complete. With Game of Thrones not shy of dispatching big characters, Arya would be one of the biggest.
Battle of Winterfell death chances: 25%
After a night of passion with Arya, Gendry may not be prepared for what's to come. Being the possible rightful heir to the Iron Throne, there is more of a story to come from him but being in the crypts with the dead potentially coming back to life, he could find himself in a compromised position. While it is uncertain as to who will survive the Battle of Winterfell, what is for certain this will be an emotional cull of characters that have made an impact on viewers over the past seven series.Battle of Winterfell death chances: 10%Read More