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Series five of Game of Thrones starts on Monday (April 13), and with all the excitement many of you may have completely forgotten who's killed who - and with what!

Well, we wouldn't blame anyone for losing track of George R R Martin's complicated fantasy world so we're here to help.

Refresh your memory ahead of the start of series five with our run-down of last series.

Spoiler warning: Your favourite character is probably dead

Set in the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros, Game of Thrones (GoT) tells the story of the power struggle among the noble families for control of the lands - and the Iron Throne.

During series four, we're still in the middle of the War of the Five Kings, which began back in series one. Three of the five kings are dead (Joffrey Baratheon, Robb Stark and Renly Baratheon), and young Tommen has succeeded Joffrey on the Iron Throne as a very innocent king!

Of the two kings left standing, Stannis is thirsting for the Iron Throne, and is still fighting after his defeat in the Battle of the Blackwater in series two. Balon Greyjoy shows no interest in the power battle - or the throne.

Daenerys continues her plan to take back the Iron Throne from afar, readying her dragons and building her army. She continues her march across Essos, freeing slaves and building her following wherever she goes.

The series finale saw Tyrion strangling his lover, before shooting his father on the toilet with a crossbow.

Cersei pledged herself to Jaime, faced with the prospect of being forced to marry Loras.

Arya buys passage on a ship bound for Braavos, after escaping near-death.

Death toll from series four: Catelyn and Robb Stark; Tywin Lannister; Joffrey Baratheon; Jojen Reed; Shae; The Hound; Oberyn Martell.

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Series five of Game of Thrones airs on Monday April 13 at 9pm on Sky Atlantic.