'Game of Thrones': 6 Game-Changing Episodes That Made Us Gasp (PHOTOS)

Kate Hahn

Game of Thrones has offered fans plenty of jaw-dropping moments over the past eight years, but none so game-changing as these.

In the gallery above, we break down six episodes that changed the way we looked at the unique series. From the biggest blindsides to the scariest threats and one rad reversal, there's plenty to reflect on.

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