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'Game of Thrones' Quiz: Match the Costume to the Character (Photos)

'Game of Thrones' Quiz: Match the Costume to the Character (Photos)

As a die-hard Game of Thrones fan you might be able to name all three of Daenerys' dragons or each of the Seven Kingdoms – but can you match the elaborate costumes with their characters?

Here The Hollywood Reporter presents seven costumes, some more recognizable than others. Write down your guesses for whom they belong to, and check your work at the bottom of the post.

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JUN
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'Game of Thrones' Finale: What Will Happen? (Video)

'Game of Thrones' Finale: What Will Happen? (Video)

Sunday's Game of Thrones finale is being hyped as the series' biggest episode ever, and while it's squarely spoiler-free, the trailer for the episode does reveal some clues.

1. Dragons return

We're not sure what they will be up to, but it's always a safe bet to end the season with a little dragon fire.

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JUN
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George R.R. Martin 'Astonished' Donors Paid $20,000 to Be Killed Off in Future Book

George R.R. Martin 'Astonished' Donors Paid $20,000 to Be Killed Off in Future Book

George R.R. Martin turned heads last week when he offered to kill two people in a future novel for $20,000.

To his surprise, the two spots in his charity contest sold out within hours, and another eight people soon joined a waiting list, with all begging the author of A Song of Ice and Fire to take their money and kill them off, too.

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'Game of Thrones' Star Kit Harington 'Not Allowed to Cut' His Hair (Video)

'Game of Thrones' Star Kit Harington 'Not Allowed to Cut' His Hair (Video)

Game of Thrones star Kit Harington’s hair is somewhat of a star in its own right, with memes and a Twitter account devoted to the actor’s long locks.

In fact, his long hair is such a crucial part of the HBO series that he’s contractually obligated to not cut it, Harington said on Tuesday’s Live! With Kelly and Michael.

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JUN
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'Game of Thrones' Recap: Jon Takes the Wall

'Game of Thrones' Recap: Jon Takes the Wall

[Warning: Spoilers ahead for Sunday's episode of Game of Thrones, "The Watchers on the Wall."]

Ygritte (Rose Leslie) got to tell Jon Snow (Kit Harington) he knows nothing one last time.

It felt inevitable that one way or the other, their story would end with Sunday's episode, but it still hurt seeing Jon smile and Ygritte speaking about their cave.

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'Game of Thrones' Director on Epic Battle: 'We Pulled Out All the Stops' (Q&A)

'Game of Thrones' Director on Epic Battle: 'We Pulled Out All the Stops' (Q&A)

[Warning: Spoilers ahead for Sunday's episode of Game of Thrones, "The Watchers on the Wall."]

Game of Thrones is arguably the biggest show on TV, but Sunday's episode was ambitious even by Thrones standards.

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'Game of Thrones': 5 Greatest Battle Speeches

'Game of Thrones': 5 Greatest Battle Speeches

HBO's Game of Thrones is poised to unleash what will likely be its most epic battle to date. 

In preparation for Sunday's "The Watchers on the Wall," we're ranking our five favorite battle speeches. Not all of them end well, but they are all great in their own way.

Check them out below, and for more on the episode, see our theories of what will happen here.

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'Game of Thrones' Officially Surpasses 'The Sopranos' As HBO's Biggest Series

'Game of Thrones' Officially Surpasses 'The Sopranos' As HBO's Biggest Series

Locking down that two-season renewal looks smarter every day. HBO just revealed that Game of Thrones has officially taken the crown as the pay cabler's most popular series to date.

Upping its gross season-four average from 18 million to 18.4 million ahead of the final two episodes, Game of Thrones passes the high watermark set by The Sopranos in 2002. The most-watched season of the mob drama maxed out at 18.2 million viewers.

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'Game of Thrones': 5 Clues About the Battle at Castle Black (Video)

'Game of Thrones': 5 Clues About the Battle at Castle Black (Video)

Game of Thrones fans, get ready for a battle the likes of which we haven't seen since season two.

We're told the episode, called "The Watchers on the Wall,"  takes place entirely on the Wall. Judging by the preview, Jon (Kit Harington), Sam (John Bradley) and the rest will be facing long odds as the Wildling army approaches Castle Black.

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George R.R. Martin's Editor Hints at Eighth 'Game of Thrones' Book

George R.R. Martin's Editor Hints at Eighth 'Game of Thrones' Book

Game of Thrones fans are already nervous that the HBO drama will catch up to the book series by George R.R. Martin, as the current season follows the second half of the third book.

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'Game of Thrones' Now Rivals 'The Walking Dead' With 18 Million Viewers This Season

'Game of Thrones' Now Rivals 'The Walking Dead' With 18 Million Viewers This Season

Game of Thrones isn't just the biggest thing on HBO. It's now one of the most watched series on TV.

The fourth season of the pay cable net's crown jewel is currently averaging 18 million gross weekly viewers -- that figure, courtesy of HBO, includes first-runs, encores, HBO GO and On Demand views -- more than doubling its already formidable Sunday outings that have been holding steady around 7.2 million viewers for the past month.

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'Game of Thrones' Director on Gruesome Fight: 'I've Never Seen Anything Like This' (Q&A)

'Game of Thrones' Director on Gruesome Fight: 'I've Never Seen Anything Like This' (Q&A)

[Warning: Spoilers ahead for Sunday's episode of Game of Thrones, "The Mountain and the Viper."]

Director Alex Graves has already tackled the Purple Wedding and that infamous Cersei/Jaime scene. Now he can add this week's trial by combat shocker to his résumé.

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'Game of Thrones' Recap: The Mountain and the Viper Duke It Out

'Game of Thrones' Recap: The Mountain and the Viper Duke It Out

[Warning: Spoilers ahead for Sunday's episode of Game of Thrones, "The Mountain and the Viper."]

Poor Oberyn, you were this close.

The Red Viper (Pedro Pascal) channeled his inner Inigo Montoya during his much-anticipated trial by combat with The Mountain (Hafthor Julius Bjornsson).

"You raped my sister. You murdered her. You killed her children. Say it now and we can make this quick," he tells Gregor Clegane at the beginning of their battle.

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'Game of Thrones' Stars on 'Brutal' Fight: 'There Were No Holds Barred' (Q&A)

'Game of Thrones' Stars on 'Brutal' Fight: 'There Were No Holds Barred' (Q&A)

[Warning: Spoilers ahead for Sunday's episode of Game of Thrones, "The Mountain and the Viper."]

Westeros' most epic trial by combat is over.

For book readers, this was among the most anticipated episodes of season four, with Oberyn (Pedro Pascal) and The Mountain (Hafthor Julius Bjornsson) fighting on behalf of Tyrion and Cersei, respectively.

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