Is Rhaegar Targaryen the True Hero of ‘Game of Thrones’?

(Spoilers, PG-13: content) For his latest Game of Thrones-themed video essay, Alt Shift X takes an in-depth look at the life of Rhaegar Targaryen.

“Who was Jon Snow’s father, Rhaegar Targaryen? What were his political plans for his father, Mad King Aerys? What were his beliefs about the prophecy of Azor Ahai and the three heads of the dragon?”

Previously essay: The Valyrian Swords of ‘Game of Thrones’