It is not because the directors and producers have reacted to the suggestions provided by the audience in the earlier episodes that all the characters at the wall are completely hidden for this Game of thrones season 1 Episode 5 The Wolf and the Lion, but because the other part of the story is to be revealed to the viewers that the new location in between the king’s landing and Winterfell, which is the Eyrie is brought into the episode newly. Also the two lead roles in the previous episodes, Daenerys and Jorah Mormont are not seen in this episode.
Even Jon Snow is not seen at the wall and of course, Robb Stark was also missing in this episode. However, the interesting part is that investigations on the death of earlier hand have come to an end revealing the factions to the viewers. The title of the episode reflects the fact that the Starks and Lannisters whose sigils are wolf and lion respectively are likely to enter a war. Now starts the real excitement and anxiety for the viewers to watch game of thrones season 6.
The Images of Meteora were used in this episode for composite views of the vale which is where the action has been centralized in this episode for most of the time. The Tourney of the Hand is filmed in the Shane’s Castle. Definitely, it would be interesting to watch the characters performing in such lovely locations that are new to you. If you missed this episode by some unavoidable reasons, then you would have missed the thrill and thus feel incomplete, then watch online as the videos of each of these episodes are made available online so as to let people who have missed this episode enjoy it now. The moment you watch these episodes, you would feel that you have delayed a lot in watching it online, since it has been telecasted in the television in 2011.