The adaptation of George R. R. Martin‘s fantasy epic by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss may not be without controversy, but there’s no denying its mainstream appeal, nor it’s influence on big-budget event television.

It has become a model that Amazon is hoping to ape with its Lord of the Rings show, and Disney+ will attempt with their Star Wars and Marvel shows.

To that end, the below scripts are worth consideration and study.

EpisodeEpisode Title
Season 1, Episode 1Winter Is Coming (Pilot)
Season 4, Episode 10The Children
Season 6, Episode 9Battle Of The Bastards
Season 7, Episode 7The Dragon & The Wolf
Season 8, Episode 6The Iron Throne