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Blades OF Gory

Weapons master Tommy Dunne has crafted countless parts during the series—last season, he put together roughly 10,000 to 15,000 arrows—and though he teases that season 8 will feature the toughest weapon he’s ever created, for now, he looks back on some key pieces from seasons past


One of two Valyrian steel swords made from Ned Stark’s massive ancestral blade Ice, Jaime’s gift to Brienne was clearly fashioned using Lannister gold, with its lions on the pommel and cross guard. Tommy Dunne forged the sword himself—sort of: He cameoed as the blacksmith in the season 4 premiere. “It was a good laugh,” he says. “But it was maybe the hottest three days of

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