"Game of Thrones" The Prince of Winterfell (TV Episode 2012) Poster


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According to the novel, Robb was not angry at Catelyn at all for releasing Jaime. He did not have her guarded or any otherwise punished. On the contrary, he told her that he knew she did that out of love for Arya and Sansa, and out of grief for Bran and Rickon.
Jorah Mormont tells Daenerys "They didn't suckle at your breast, they are dragons". In the novel she did in fact breast feed her dragons after they hatch in the funeral pyre.
According to the novel, Jaqen H'ghar had nothing to do with Arya's escape with Gendry and Hot Pie. She planned and performed it by herself, and killed one of the guards during the escape.
According to the novel, Catelyn released Jaime after hearing the news about the alleged killing of Bran and Rickon. That was the reason which made her do that, in hope to save her daughters.
The episode title refers to Yara Greyjoy's sarcastic remark to her brother Theon: "Why, it's the Prince Of Winterfell!". It is also the title of the 37th chapter in the novel "A Dance with Dragons".
According to the novel, Robb sent no force to recapture Winterfell, even after hearing that Bran and Rickon were allegedly killed by Theon. He made no offer of surrender to the Ironborn in Winterfell.
According to the novel, it was not Grenn but Jon who found the secret bundle containing warhorn and weapons made of dragonglass.
According to the novel, the whore that Cersei had beaten and abducted in order to pressure Tyrion was not Ros but Alayaya daughter of Chataya, the owner of upscale brothel in King's Landing.
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The episode won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Costumes for a Series.
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The trivia item below may give away important plot points.

According to the novel, Arya did not ask Jaqen H'ghar to kill Tywin Lannister. She named Jaqen as the third victim in order to force him to help her release the Northmen prisoners at Harrenhal. He agreed to help her if she named another name. Together with Rorge and Biter, they killed the guards and released Robett Glover and the Northmen prisoners. The freed prisoners joined forces with the Brave Companions, and turned Harrenhal to Roose Bolton.

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