|The title of this article is conjecture based on information revealed in the A Song of Ice and Fire novels or related material and may be subject to change.
After Lyanna Stark was allegedly kidnapped by Prince Rhaegar Targaryen, her brother Brandon rode to King's Landing with four companions, including Elbert. Brandon demanded justice from King Aerys II Targaryen, but the king responded by executing the group.
In the books
In the A Song of Ice and Fire novels, Elbert Arryn's background and fate are the same.