|“||Winter is coming.||„|
Eddard Stark, popularly known as Ned, is a major character in the first season. He is the head of House Stark the Lord of Winterfell, Lord Paramount, and Warden of the North and Hand of the King to Robert Baratheon. He was the father of Robb, Sansa, Arya, Bran and Rickon by his wife, Catelyn Tully, and foster father to his nephew, Jon Snow. He is a dedicated husband and father, a loyal friend and an honorable lord.
Powers and Stats
Tier: 10-A physically, 9-C with longsword, possibly 9-B with Ice
Name: Eddard Stark, Lord of Winterfell, Warden of the North, Hand of the King.
Origin: A Song of Ice and Fire
Age: 40 at time of death
Classification: Human, Lord of Winterfell, Warden of the North, Hand of the King (briefly)
Powers and Abilities: Fighting and tactical prowess, Swordsmanship.
Attack Potency: Athlete level (effortlessly choked Littlefinger with one hand), Street level with longsword (scaling to real-life swords), possibly Wall level with Ice (Valyrian steel swords are stated to be capable of cleaving through plate armor)
Lifting Strength: Athletic Human (able to use Ice, a large executioner's sword, effectively in combat)
Striking Strength: Athlete Class, Street Class with longsword, possibly Wall Class with Ice
Durability: Athlete level
Range: Extended melee range
Standard Equipment: His sword Ice (A greatsword made from Valyrian steel), or a longsword
Intelligence: Above average (given an excellent education as the son of a Lord Paramount, but he values honor above strategy)
Weaknesses: Standard human weaknesses. Overly trusting, believes others to be as honorable as he is. Ice is more suited for executions than it is for swift one-on-one combat (though it isn't completely useless, as Eddard used it in battle during the Greyjoy Rebellion)