Worst Game of Thrones Characters

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What are worst Game of Thrones characters ever? Either in terms of how annoying they are, or how evil they are.

The Top Ten

1 Joffrey Baratheon Joffrey Baratheon Joffrey Baratheon is a fictional character in the A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels by American author George R. R. Martin, and its television adaptation Game of Thrones.

There are some villains that are interesting and everyone loves them but Joffrey is one of those villains that everyone hates for obvious reasons. Because he is an evil stuck-up brat.

His actor does an amazing job! He is such a well done character, I think I have never hated a character like I hated this guy

Joffrey is undoubtedly a detestable character, but an excellent villain. We know a villain is good when we love hating him. The actor who played him was excellent, because from start to finish, I hated Joffrey. - Palmeiras

A good character is someone we can take interest in, or feel something for them. A great villain can easily make us detest them for proper reasons. Joffrey was a great villain and a good character for what he was. - MKBeast

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2 Ramsay Bolton Ramsay Bolton Ramsay Bolton, also known as Ramsay Snow, is a fictional character in the A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels by American author George R. R. Martin, and its television adaptation Game of Thrones.

I HATE Ramsay!

Worst doesn't mean evil. Maybe he's the most evil character, but I think he's a great character

I love the fact that he's so cute in appearance, but so evil and malevolent in his deeds. The first time I saw him, he really deceived me with his cute aura. - Palmeiras

Known for the gruesome things he loves doing to his victims, he certainly is evil. - Pluma

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3 Daenerys Targaryen Daenerys Targaryen Daenerys Targaryen is a fictional character in George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series of novels, as well as the television adaptation.

I can't stand her actress. A moist-eyed camera hog.

How did Jon Snow put up this mess of a woman?

She has no idea what she is doing, and yet holds a lot of power. She also kills a lot of people. - Pluma

She doesn't, "hold all the power." Are you kidding me? Daenerys has a few loyal people who either advise or support her, and that's because Daenerys rightfully earns all the supporters she has. And if Dany does hold all the power, that is quite an admirable thing considering she came from absolutely nothing and became who she is today by leading with kindness, a good moral sense of justice, and a smart head on her shoulders. Daenerys might have started out naive to what she was doing, but she quickly learned and is now one of the smarter players in the game. And so what if she kills people? She has never killed anyone who didn't deserve it. The only people are traitors and men who take innocent people captive as slaves and treat them like dirt. Daenerys was completely in the right every time. - EllaInTheRankings

A self-righteous and entitled brat, who is also quite possibly mad.

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4 Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish

That's kind of strange, but I actually liked him...

The greatest player of the game. He took major part in every big event in the show, nothing would have happened without him. The most dangerous, sure, but not the worst. - Agerones

Petyr was in my opinion not one of the worst characters.

The most frightening of them all, clever, evil, with no morals...

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5 Cersei Lannister Cersei Lannister Cersei Lannister is a fictional character created by American author George R. R. Martin. She is a prominent point of view character in Martin's award-winning A Song of Ice and Fire series, and also a main character in HBO's adaptation of the series, Game of Thrones.

Great actor, horrible character

She's evil but at least she's well written with more than one dimension. Unlike Daenerys, who is just flat.

Probably one of the most useless, one dimensional characters in the show that's just their for the "Oh my gosh, that's so bad," aspect. I'm astounded that someone says that she's well-written, that's hogwash. Her continued existence in the show makes her all the more irrelevant, and I find it ironic that the whole point shows hidden message of, "Everyone can die" with this character (along with others) is still in existence. They make it seem like she's so smart when everything she does is so stupid and the consequences are predictable. I understand that there are other "evil" characters like Ramsay Bolton and Petyr Baelish, but at least there isn't a massive failure of an attempt to flesh them out and give them some kind of meaning to why their in the show.

I love Cersei, the guy who made the comment that she's "one dimensional" must be an idiot.

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6 Walder Frey Walder Frey Walder Frey is a fictional character in the A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels by American author George R. R. Martin, and its television adaptation Game of Thrones.

He'll ruin your wedding... - Pluma

He was responsible for the Red Wedding and every time he opens his mouth I want to punch him in the throat so he can't talk.

He killed so many people! He should be at least number 5!

He killed the one and only king Robb Stark.

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7 Gregor "The Mountain" Clegane Gregor Ser Gregor Clegane, nicknamed The Mountain, is a fictional character in the A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels by American author George R. R. Martin, and its television adaptation Game of Thrones.

Boring & overrated

Big, evil, and brutish: there is nothing friendly about this character. - Pluma

There's nothing more to say about this character than "HULK SMASH! "

Killing Oberon aside, there's nothing interesting about this meathead. There's not one character trait he has outside of his stature and brutality. - MKBeast

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8 Theon Greyjoy Theon Greyjoy

He's a coward. There have been enough moments of redemption for him and he didn't take any. He only made things worse. - tequila

I actually hate him more than Joffrey and Ramsey. I don't care if he 'redeems' himself, it's too late. - truckturner

The worst character doesn't necessarily have to be the most evil. Personally I think characters like Cersei and Littlefinger contribute a lot to the plot and they're awesome characters even though I hate them. They're the type of characters to love to hate. But Theon is a character you hate to hate. He just doesn't bring much to the table as a character.

Worst character on GOT

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9 Melisandre

She used to be good. Then the show removed the naked women and because of that they have ruined her best part. Can she just die now

Best looking one by far but also the worst.

I just can't stand that woman

I love how people are hating her for how Stannis turned out.

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10 Tommen Baratheon

- Manipulative religious fanatic brad. Wears a crown but has no guts at all. Not able to defend his wife, nor his mother, but calling himself protector of the realm... Joining forces with the very same old whit that diminished his credibility and power, as much as his queen and queen mother. Tommen is a little boy, full of fear of the grown ups, and unable to get some courage.. Hope Margaery strucks him with a knife on the back in his sleep.

He's useless, that's all!

He's a winny bitch, puppet king and really useless! The world is a lot more better without him!

The Contenders

11 Allister Thorne

I'm glad he remained for the time he did, and his (spoilers) death was fitting and wrapped his story up neatly. That said, this guy was antagonizing Jon well before he even knew the guy and was an all around pain to look upon.

It's Alliser Thorne, not Allister. Get it right, alliterates.

Scum

12 Jaqen H'gar

He needs to pay for blinding arya!

He'll probably give her sight again. I read a little bit on the website and it said that it is a test to see if she can use her other senses to carry out assassinations. - Caleb9000

13 Stannis Baratheon Stannis Baratheon Stannis Baratheon is a fictional character in the A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels by American author George R. R. Martin, and its television adaptation Game of Thrones.

I don't get why Stannis get's so much hate. He's the most misunderstood character on the show, and almost everything he does is for what he believes is the greater good.

He's nitpicky and overly obsessed with birthrights. Also, easily seduced by Melisandre - Pluma

Stupid, Indecisive, Hard, Rough, and Killed his daughter. Got his wife killed. HE sucks

Stannis is the biggest tool EVER!

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14 High Sparrow High Sparrow The High Sparrow is a fictional character in the A Song of Ice and Fire series of high fantasy novels by American author George R. R.

Religous zealot. Horrible and boring..

15 Sansa Stark Sansa Stark Sansa Stark is a fictional character created by American author George R. R. Martin. She is a prominent character in Martin's award-winning A Song of Ice and Fire series.

She is a crybaby, really annoying.

She should be top 5-6 here, easy. - BallBall11

Always sulking

Its really her fandom that gives me a bad taste in my mouth, what makes her a good character in the later books is that she was a horrible one in the first book, and they like to deny it, excuse it, and overall refuse to see her faults.. One of the things that fascinates me about her is that she is not an angel, almost everything she does is very self serving (good on her! ) and they refuse to see that, which makes anything I read about her disgusting.. - NeddaSai

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16 Rickon Stark

Least significant of the Stark family. It is hard to understand why the author has introduced him to the show in the first place.

Annoying and weak, there never was a more useless character in the history of television. Topping that with terrible acting skills.

Most annoying character

Good bye stark heir...dead

17 Renly Baratheon
18 Robb Stark Robb Stark Robb Stark is a fictional character in the A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels by American author George R. R. Martin, and its television adaptation Game of Thrones.
19 Talisa Stark

Boring, boring, a stereotype, a cliche, and also boring.

Annoying trope

Classic Mary Sue. Entitled, pretentious, and boring. Just really really annoying. At some points I wanted her death more than Joffery. The idiot ruined Robb.

Arrogant, entitled, caused so many people to die.

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20 Catelyn Stark Catelyn Stark

Shes a bitch POOR JON

21 Ellaria Sand Ellaria Sand

Just a complete waste of a potentially good character. - MKBeast

22 Jon Snow Jon Snow Jon Snow is a fictional character in the A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels by American author George R. R. Martin, and its television adaptation Game of Thrones.

He is awesome. Whoever voted for him is a dany fan. Jon snow is bae

He is boring, he is a Targaryen bastard, he deserves to die for breaking his vows, he is an USURPER!

23 Olenna Martell

There's not even such character... Apparently 2% of voters have absolutely no idea who they vote for.

It's Olenna Tyrell... - invinciblemario99

Martell? It's Olenna Tyrell not Martell. - 12cc

24 Euron Greyjoy
25 Shae

Pedantic. A true complete bore of a character.

Worst of all

She takes advantage of Tyrion's affections for gold and riches. - Pluma

This traitor bitch should be on the top of the list...thanks to tyrion killed this whore

26 Brand Stark

Just so so boring

Brand Stark is what I will be calling all Game of Thrones merchandise from now on.

2% of people voted for a misspelling of bran stark

His character is just really boring all he does is dream and wake up

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27 Hot Pie

I hated him when he bullied Arya, but I'm glad they became friends. Nice to see they brought him back for season 7. - ColdTurkey

He started out annoying, but then I kinda liked him (not gay). He was pretty funny. - Caleb9000

28 Bronn Bronn Bronn is a fictional character in the A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels by American author George R. R. Martin, and its television adaptation Game of Thrones.

He's so annoying jfc

29 Tyrion Lannister Tyrion Lannister Tyrion Lannister is a fictional character in A Song of Ice and Fire, a series of fantasy novels by American author George R. R. Martin, and its television adaptation Game of Thrones. In Game of Thrones, the character is portrayed by Peter Dinklage.

Can't be considered the worst by any means. - Pluma

Wait he shouldn't even be on this list.

Why is he on this list?

A weak character. Too goofy and silly. - dddhdhh

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30 Hodor

How is Hodor even on this list?

He "can't" say anything but Hodor. We all know there's some hidden, and most likely evil, side to him. - Pluma

HODOR HODOR HODOR HODOR

31 Lysa Arryn

She's a disgusting female character. I know Cersei is certainly more evil, but I've never felt disgust of Cersei. But I thought Lysa was disgusting from the beginning that I saw her breastfeed a grown-up son, and her detestable personality didn't help. But when Sansa went to live with her, my disgust evolved into hatred. Sansa is not my favorite character but I hated how Lysa treated her and I laughed and clapped when Littlefinger did us the favor of pushing this woman for the death. - Palmeiras

Why are characters like Jon Snow, Petyr Baelish, Tyrion Lannister, and Hodor higher than Lysa? what?

32 Craster

In my opinion, this guy only loses to Joffrey in degree of inhumanity. He's a big son of a bitch who had sex with his own daughters, kills babies, and still calls himself a religious man. I felt disgusted every time he showed up, and I celebrated when someone finally did us the favor of shoving a knife into his throat. - Palmeiras

33 Viserys Targaryen Viserys Targaryen Viserys Targaryen is a fictional character in the A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels by American author George R. R. Martin, and its television adaptation Game of Thrones.

Why is he so low? Very despicable character

I was so happy when he died.

34 Roose Bolton

Contributed to the Red Wedding and killed Robb Stark. A traitor who deserved his death at the hands of his even more sadistic son.

Number 22? Are you kidding? He did the Red Wedding! - Pluma

He started the whole flaying tradition.

35 Loras Tyrell Loras Tyrell
36 Robin Arryn

Brat

37 Samwell Tarly

useless

By far the worst character on GoT. I’d call him a loveable loser, but there’s nothing loveable about him.

So goofy and stupid, doesn't do anything except follow Jon Snow around like a little puppy dog and constantly causes trouble

I'll never understand Why he has so many scenes

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38 Arya Stark Arya Stark Arya Stark is a fictional character created by American author George R. R. Martin. She is a prominent point of view character in Martin's award-winning A Song of Ice and Fire series, and also a main character in HBO's adaptation of the series, Game of Thrones.

Video game character...in a short time frame she changes from a whiny little girl into this unbeatable smug assasin. Very unlikable and unbelievable turn of events; she is probably crafted this way to appeal to the average American viewer.

Terrible acting

Painful to watch... - BallBall11

She sucks dude

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39 Meryn Trant Meryn Trant
40 Robert Baratheon
41 Balon Greyjoy Balon Greyjoy Balon Greyjoy is a fictional character in the A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels by American author George R. R. Martin, and its television adaptation Game of Thrones.
42 Obara Sand
43 Qhorin Halfhand
44 Tyene Sand
45 Nymeria Sand
46 Janos Slynt Janos Slynt Janos Slynt is a fictional character in the A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels by American author George R. R. Martin, and its television adaptation Game of Thrones.

Jon showed him, though.

One of the few characters who deserves to be on this list

47 Olly

I can understand his reasons for opposing Jon (what with the wildlings and his tragic past and all), but for gods sake he didn't have to KILL him!

Worst character EVER

48 Osha
49 Tywin Lannister Tywin Lannister Tywin Lannister is a fictional character in the epic fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire by American novelist George R. R. Martin.
50 Margaery Tyrell Margaery Tyrell Margaery Tyrell is a fictional character in the A Song of Ice and Fire series of high fantasy novels by American author George R. R. Martin, and its television adaptation Game of Thrones.
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