|Rains of Castamere|
|Preceded By||The Rise of Lucerne|
The Rains of Castamere is a background story telling the story of the Castamere Rebellion where several of the vassals of House Lannister turned on their Masterly house in House Lannister and rebelled.
The Rains of Castamere spawns two short stories in the form of The Dwarf of Castamere, and in a lot of ways is connected to the Monsters of the West in that Gerion Lannister is a POV Character in that story.
The Story tells the tale of the Castamere Rebellion of which was an important event in the history of Eastern Lucerne, and does so from the point of view of five principle members of the Rebellions important events in the form of Tywin Lannister the heir to House Lannister at the time of the rebellion and eventual leader of House Lannister, the son of the primary rebel in Hanzal Reyne of whom became a devoted follower of Tywin Lannister following the rebellion, Lymond Tarbeck of whom also was a child of the rebel leaders but was taken hostage towards the end of the fighting and remained a hostage of House Lannister until his fathers death, Mace Tyrell the young heir to House Tyrell would lead the Highgarden forces against the Lannisters and took much land and wealth during the fighting, and finally Aevin Aethusin the Gondor provincial commander of Rhuthian of whom took advantage of the fighting to retake land from Lucerne.
|Tywin Lannister||1, 2, 5|
|Hanzal Reyne||3, 9|
|Mace Tyrell||6, 7|
Tywin Lannister is the POV Character of this chapter and during this chapter he and Merlon Vikary are riding in the fields outside of Lannistane with his little brother Keven Lannister when they run into Hanzal Reyne, Andros Brax, and Lymond Tarbeck and the five discuss what everyone thinks about Tywin`s father.