Vyman

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Vyman
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art by Tiziano Baracchi, © Fantasy Flight Games

Title Maester
Book(s) A Game of Thrones (mentioned)
A Clash of Kings (appears)
A Storm of Swords (appears)
A Feast for Crows (appears)
A Dance with Dragons (appendix)

Vyman is the maester at Riverrun,[1] having succeeded old Maester Kym.[2]

Appearance

Vyman is old, with lined and wrinkled hands.[3]

Recent Events

A Game of Thrones

Maester Vyman prepares dreamwine and milk of the poppy for the ailing Hoster Tully, Lord of Riverrun.[1]

A Clash of Kings

Vyman prepares the map depicting the borders of the riverlands claimed by Robb Stark, King in the North and King of the Trident.[4] He treats the wounds of Delp after Lannister agents try to free Ser Jaime Lannister.[5] Hoster's daughter, Lady Catelyn Stark, has Vyman send a raven to Ashemark after Riverrun learns of the fall of Storm's End to Stannis Baratheon.[2]

When Vyman receives word by letter that Bran and Rickon Stark are dead at Winterfell, he brings the letter to their mother, Catelyn.[6]

A Storm of Swords

Vyman informs Catelyn, who has been detained for having released Jaime, that Lord Tywin Lannister left the riverlands after the Battle of the Fords, and that her son Robb was wounded during the storming of the Crag.[7] Despite Vyman's best efforts,[7][8] Lord Hoster passes away.[9]

A Feast for Crows

Jaime resolves the siege of Riverrun. After the castle passes from House Tully to House Frey of Riverrun, Vyman remains in service to its new lord, Emmon Frey. When a message comes to Riverrun from King's Landing, Vyman accidentally reads its contents, which happened to be Queen Cersei Lannister declaring her love for her brother, Jaime. He brings the message to Jaime and tells him that the Citadel has declared that winter has come.[3]

References and Notes

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