With the start of season 3, we bet there’s a lot you don’t know about the TV version of the series. Here’s a video presenting ten pieces of trivia you should know about ‘Game of Thrones.’
Dire wolves aren’t mythological, they’re extinct. Died out some 10,000 years ago in real life.
Which is it? are they a myth or are they extinct? I don’t think they can be both.
But the dire wolves in Martin’s story bear no physical resemblance to the historical creature.