A Song Of Ice And Error: 28 Game Of Thrones Mistakes Most People Missed

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Unscientific

Viserys Targaryen was among the earliest villains in the show, and his death was nothing to be sad about. However, his death by molten gold shows that chemistry wasn’t a strong suit for anyone on the GoT set. Normally, gold would melt at around 1063 degrees Celsius, but a campfire rarely gets over 370 degrees Celsius. This would mean that Dothraki campfires defy science, especially coupled with the fact that the gold turned into a liquid mess in mere seconds. While it is excusable since the show is set in a fantasy world, a little realism wouldn’t hurt now would it?

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