Warning: Game of Thrones spoilers follow...

The first season of Game of Thrones offered one of the most memorable deaths in TV history. Book readers and show-only viewers watched with renewed horror and fresh shock respectively, as Ned Stark's execution was brought to life.

That wasn't the end to of the series' gut-punching bloodshed, though.

Take a look at the top of this page for Hitfix's most memorable Game of Thrones deaths.

What are yours?

Roth Cornet is a senior editor at Hitfix. She has worked as an interviewer, reviewer, and entertainment pundit for AMC Theatres, NBC Universal, IGN and more. Chat with her on Twitter @RothCornet!