Game of Thrones: If You Haven't Read the Books, You Need to Know About These Season 6 Characters
There are a bunch of new characters coming to Game of Thrones in season six, but not all of them are completely "new." In fact, if you've read George R.R. Martin's book series, you've already met a number of them. The upcoming season features a wide array of characters who have either been mentioned or appeared in the A Song of Ice and Fire novels. Samwell Tarly's family is coming, as well as a relative of Theon's who will inevitably wreak some havoc. Before you fall into a hole of season six details and quotes from the cast, check out our guide to the characters who aren't new to the books but will be new to viewers of the TV series.