5 Things you might not know about ‘Game of Thrones’

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The Game of Thrones is a very popular show with a large following. There are some things that even hard core fans do not know about this program. There are five things you may not know about the Game of Thrones. These are some things that people do not realize even when they tune in to watch the show week after week.

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1 Creator Made Their Own Language

The languages of Westeros and Essos are not real language and they were not spoken until the television show was created. The creators made a language with that has roots in both Russian as well as Arabic. There are over 2,000 words that are used in this show. It took them a long time to come up with their language and add value to the words but now people are trying to imitate it. Some of the words were inspired by the language spoken in the book.

 2 None of the Characters Has Appeared in Every Episode

This show has one of the largest casts on television. Even with the storyline not one character will appear in every episode. There are so many plots and location as well as story twists to cover a fan can go several weeks without seeing the same character. The characters of Robret Baratheon and Ned Stark did appear in some shows until their characters died.

 3 Parents are Naming Their Children After These Characters

When this show first became popular and attracted new fans the increase in odd baby names based on the characters suddenly became popular. Thanks to this show it is no longer uncommon to hear names like Rey or Kylo. Since the show first aired in 2011 there have been 2,000 babies named Aryas, 100 named Tyrions, 241 little Khalessis, and over 100 babies that are named Daenery.

 4 The Book Series Has a Different Name

While most people have heard of the television show Game of Thrones not too many people are familiar with the book. This show is based on a fantasy series by George R. R. Martin. The series is called A Song of Ice and Fire. Not too many fans have heard of these books but the storyline, as well as all of their favorite characters, can be found there.

 5 The Series Ending is Already Written

While the creators of the show are still working out the final details of how the show will end, they already have the main idea based on the book by George R. R. Martin. This is both good and bad news for fans. While some people will want to know how the show ends, other want to be surprised.

These are five little known this about the Game of Thrones that even hardcore fans do not know. While millions of people turn in to watch the series every week many do not look for facts behind the scenes.