Worst Game of Thrones CharactersWhat are worst Game of Thrones characters ever? Either in terms of how annoying they are, or how evil they are.
The Top Ten
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
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
Worst doesn't mean evil. Maybe he's the most evil character, but I think he's a great character
Known for the gruesome things he loves doing to his victims, he certainly is evil. - Pluma
Gosh! I hate him so much... such an evil character... the way he died served him right!
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
I stopped rooting for her after the first season. She hasn't really done anything good except freeing the slaves, but even that was only good for the slaves. For everyone else she pretty much wrecked the economy of Slaver's Bay. She stole the unsullied army to make them fight in a war they don't really believe in. She acts super entitled all the time, even though she has made virtually no good decisions on her own and has had everything handed to her. She knows nothing of politics in westeros and thinks she can just barge in and say "I have dragons, now give me the throne" even though the Targaryen dynasty officially ended so there are many who have far more legitimate claims to the throne than she does. Hell, even Gendry has a better claim. All in all, just a spoiled brat that everyone loves for some reason. - ColdTurkey
Tyrannical wannabe monarch. Preaches freedom but demands fidelity. If you do bend the knee to her, she will crush you. Or have someone else do it for her. She is not a warrior and not a good leader. She has only arrived where she is by enlisting those stronger and wiser than she is. I have never really been a fan of hers - bumbling around the desert. Free slaves? That's great! But, they are just now servants in her personal war that will claim many of their own lives. Her first encouter with Jon really did itfor me. What an arrogant and naive brat she is. You don't know me, and I just showed up here... "birthright," "bend the knee! " Who gives a crap! Let me use your dragons and keep quiet. And man she does love hearing all her titles.
Aside from the horrible wooden acting from Emilia Clarke, the character is the most Disney princess, cotton candy, chocolate bunny, phony character in the show and brings the entire series down a few levels. When she's upset she just whines like a teenager and (same goes for Sansa) never sounds like an adult. She tries way too hard and worsens an already cheesy character with the cheesiest lines. Good for a prepubescent maybe but this show shouldn't pander to tweeny boppers.
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...
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.
"She's a collective archetype of all negative traits ascribed to a woman in the Middle Ages" - don't remember the source, but seems close enough. - KarenBridges
He'll ruin your wedding... - Pluma
He killed so many people! He should be at least number 5!
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 the one and only king Robb Stark.
Big, evil, and brutish: there is nothing friendly about this character. - Pluma
Boring & overrated
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
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
Worst character on GOT
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.
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.
- 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!
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.
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
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!
Religous zealot. Horrible and boring..
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
She's not too bad in the books but she's absolutely unbearable in the show. I think it's a combination of the character and the actress who plays her.
I cannot stand sansa. I understand her plight, and feel for her. She is simply trying to make it by until she can finally catch a break. But her personality is ATROCIOUS. She is the epitome of a condescending brat; she'd fit into a sorority quite well! Even in season 5, when you think she would have learned her place, she obviously thinks herself better than Myranda and the Lady who brings her Brienne's message. Horrible as this may be, I have actually grown to like Peter Baelysh because of his manipulation of Sansa.
All she does is complain. And no one enjoys that. - Pluma
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
Boring, boring, a stereotype, a cliche, and also boring.
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.
Shes a bitch POOR JON
Just a complete waste of a potentially good character. - MKBeast
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!
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
Pedantic. A true complete bore of a character.
She takes advantage of Tyrion's affections for gold and riches. - Pluma
Worst of all
This traitor bitch should be on the top of the list...thanks to tyrion killed this whore
2% of people voted for a misspelling of bran stark
Brand Stark is what I will be calling all Game of Thrones merchandise from now on.
His character is just really boring all he does is dream and wake up
Just so so boring
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
He's so annoying jfc
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
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
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?
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
Why is he so low? Very despicable character
I was so happy when he died.
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.
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
Ugh he is so annoying and takes up to much screentime
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.
Painful to watch... - BallBall11
She sucks dude
Jon showed him, though.
One of the few characters who deserves to be on this list
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