Tonight, we hosted the 2016 Watchers on the Wall Awards, our annual celebration of the best of Game of Thrones. We laughed, we had fun- and occasionally there were awards announced. In case you missed the event, we’ve rounded up the highlights for you!
During the ceremony, there were a few prize giveaways for our readers. The winners were:
The Night King figure from Dark Horse Comics – hi
Autographed copy of A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms – Charlotte Eloise
Watchers on the Wall Swag Pack – The Dragon Demands
Game of Thrones Season 3 & Season 4 Blu-ray Steelbooks –
Congratulations to our giveaway winners!
The winners, as announced in the ceremony:
Best Episode: “The Winds of Winter” Written by David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, Directed by Miguel Sapochnik
Best Actress: Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister
Best Actor: Kit Harington as Jon Snow
Best Supporting Actor: Liam Cunningham as Davos Seaworth
Best Supporting Actress: Carice van Houten as Melisandre
Best Guest Actor: Clive Russell as Brynden “The Blackfish” Tully
Best Guest Actress: Bella Ramsey as Lyanna Mormont
All-Around Best Quote: “Hold the door!” – Meera and Hodor
Funniest Quote: “What is your name again? Barbaro? Obara. Well, you look like an angry little boy. Don’t presume to tell me what I need…Oh, do shut up. Anything from you? Good. Let the grown women speak.” – Olenna Tyrell
Best Speech: Lyanna Mormont’s speech declaring Jon Snow King in the North
Best Visual Effects Scene: Horses crash into each other in the chaos of the Battle of Winterfell.
Best Death Scene: Hodor holds the door.
Funniest Scene: Tormund makes eyes at Brienne at dinner.
Best Dramatic Scene: The Night King attacks the cave, Bran wargs, and Hodor holds the door.
Best Action Sequence: Battle for Winterfell– Jon Snow and the Stark army face Ramsay Bolton’s strategies and overwhelming numbers, and are saved by the Vale.
Best Fight: Jon faces multiple opponents in the chaos of battle in one long uncut shot.
The complete polling results for the final round, if you’re interested in numbers:
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And there you have it! Another year, another excellent season, another batch of sound choices at the WotW Awards. Thank you all, and we’ll see you next year! (Or tomorrow. Probably tomorrow.)