Game of Thrones Showrunners Confirm They Just Resolved Another Book Mystery

Warning: Full spoilers for the May 29th episode of Game of Thrones, “Blood of My Blood,” below, along with discussion of the five books that have been released so far in The Song of Ice and Fire series.

Since Season 6 of Game of Thrones began, those who have read the books have braced themselves for “the show spoiling the books” in a much more notable way, now that the series has reached and moved past most of the big events from the Song of Ice and Fire series – and this week’s episode was another big example of that, as the mystery of Coldhands was resolved.

Actually, two mysteries were resolved, since as it turned out, the mystery of who Coldhands is and the mystery of whatever happened to Ned’s missing brother, Night’s Watch member Benjen Stark, turned out to be one shared answer – Coldhands is Benjen Stark.

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