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Game of Thrones Season 1 Episode 8 - The Pointy End. This HBO Game of Thrones Season 1 Episode 8 show with title The Pointy End aired on Sunday, June 05 2011 at 09.00 PM.

SUMMARY : Game of Thrones Season 1 Episode 8 - The Pointy End. In the aftermath of Ned?s capture, Syrio and Arya face off against Lannister guards, while Cersei manipulates Sansa to her own ends. Robb rallies his father?s northern allies against Tywin Lannister and heads south to war. Tyrion forms an uneasy alliance with the hill tribes and reunites with his father. Jon lashes out at Ser Alliser Thorne and battles a mysterious attacker from beyond the Wall. Dany is forced to reconcile her desire to conquer Westeros with Drogo?s savagery after the Dothraki raid a peaceful village. The television series is expected to follow the multiple storylines of the A Song of Ice and Fire series of novels closely, and author George R.R. Martin has stated that the pilot script was very faithful to his work. Set in Westeros where “summers span decades and winters can last a lifetime,” Game of Thrones follows a civil war for the Iron Throne, fought between the rival royal and noble families and their respective supporters.