The Most Epic Game of Thrones Battles, Definitively Ranked
The Battle of the Bastards
Episode: Season 6, Episode 9, “The Battle of the Bastards”
Jon Snow vs. Ramsay Bolton (Iwan Rheon) is Game of Thrones at its best. Sansa and Jon are determined to get Winterfell, their home, back from Bolton and his army. So they go to the houses of the North to find an to get an army. Although they aren’t super successful, and their army is mostly Wildlings, they still engage in battle with Bolton. The battle begins with their brother’s death and, the next thing you know, Jon is charging at Bolton’s large army and trying to take them on single-handedly. The battle escalates until it seems Jon and his men are too outnumbered to possibly survive. Of course, our girl Sansa comes through in the clutch having recruited the Knights of the Vale to assist them. It’s perfectly choreographed and as perfect a battle as you can get on a show like this!