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16 Insanely Convincing Fan Theories About The Night King On Game Of Thrones

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Vote up the nuttiest Night King theories that still have you kind of convinced.

WARNING: Massive SPOILERS ahead for Game of Thrones Season 7. And, quite possibly, for Season 8...

One of the biggest villains in Season 7 of Game of Thrones was the enigmatic Night King. In true GoT style, fans have come up with a seemingly endless amount of Night King fan theories and White Walker fan theories in general, but just who is the Night King? When you're dealing with one of the best drama shows out there, any twist is possible. 

Is it possible he's a long-lost Stark ancestor who got trapped north of the Wall? And what's behind his resurrection of the dragon Viserion? Other fan theories about the Night King suggest that he's one of Eddard Stark's lost kids, and that he's functionally immortal. Let's find out everything we can about the Night King, before winter takes us all into icy oblivion.