Bran Stark was the meme king on ‘Game of Thrones’

“Game of Thrones” is back — and you know what that means: Memes are coming. Along with theories about Arya killing the Night King, of course.After the Season 8 premiere, Twitter went nuts over a surprising character: Bran Stark (Isaac Hemsptead Wright).

He’s not the sexiest or most exciting, but with his weird magical powers and his penchant for making dramatic revelations, Bran made for prime Twitter fodder.Here are some of the funniest responses:Some people made references to other shows, such as “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.”

Bran isn’t exactly a Game of Thrones favorite. His plot in the fantasy epic has surrounded the esoteric Three-Eyed Raven, who can best be described as an all-knowing tree man. Bran, in season 6, becomes the Three-Eyed Raven and has been an odd little chap ever since.

But season 8 could be his redemption story. Not because of anything in the plot, but because the post-premiere memes circulating Twitter and Reddit mostly starred Bran. He wasn’t alone, obviously. Arya’s activities were also meme-worthy, and an unexpected request from Cersei was guaranteed to go viral.

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