Who is the best, or most well-written, Greyjoy of the primary members of House Greyjoy and their loyal household and sworn men? There may be differences between the book series A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin and the HBO show Game of Thrones, but what defines House Greyjoy is the same. With a coat of arms depicting a golden kraken and the motto “We Do Not Sow,” the Greyjoys may be in internal conflict over the Salt Throne, but that hasn't stopped these determined and unforgettable characters.
Which of these residents of Westeros is the most Greyjoy of House Greyjoy? With a House divided between Euron Greyjoy, the brother of the former king, and the king's children Yara and Theon, the contest for the Iron Islands is fierce.
A combination of writing and memorable performances fills House Greyjoy with some of the most interesting characters in Game of Thrones. Even though they all represent House Greyjoy, which member of the House does it best?
"We'd like you to help us murder an uncle or two, who don't think a woman's fit to rule."
-Season 6, episode 9
Actor: Gemma Whelan
"I am the storm, brother. The first storm and the last. And you're in my way."
-Season 6, episode 2
Actor: Pilou Asbæk
"If I got justice, my burnt body would hang over the gates of Winterfell."
-Season 6, episode 7
Actor: Alfie Allen