Tyrion Lannister has been playing a dangerous game from the beginning of Game of Thrones. His skills in diplomacy and intelligence have helped him maintain his position as Hand to his father, Tywin. His ability to read people and see the bigger picture has led him to some important decisions. Tyrion Lannister He is also one of the most intelligent and cunning characters in Game of Thrones. Tyrion’s wit and intellect make him a powerful player in the game for control over Westeros.