Serious Game of Thrones Question: Has Jon's Direwolf Been With Him This Whole Time?!

POPSUGAR Entertainment | 4/21/2019 | Amanda Prahl
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Game of Thrones is pulling out all the stops for its final set of episodes, with massive battles ahead and all sorts of character reunions and returns. In Sunday night's second episode of the season, a long-absent character finally reappeared — but not a character of the human kind. Jon's beloved direwolf pet, Ghost, appeared on screen for the first time in years! The shaggy white wolf was spotted in a scene where Jon and Sam are having a serious conversation about whether or not Jon has told Daenerys about last week's massive revelation (aka that Jon is actually a Targaryen — and Dany's biological nephew).

For the most part, Ghost has been absent on screen for a couple of seasons. In reality, it's most likely been a question of practicality: as Jon has been traveling around Westeros, there's no real story need to have his loyal direwolf companion with him, and it would cost a lot of money and time to create the CGI wolf for scenes where he's not really needed. In the world of the story, then, we can safely...
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