But just because you blanked on his existence, doesn’t mean he isn’t still alive and kicking, somewhere. According to Mashable, in an interview with Nick Grimshaw of BBC Radio 1 on Thursday morning Maisie Williams (Arya) inadvertently revealed that the youngest Stark child will be making an appearance this season.
“Ye-es,” she said tentatively, when a fan called in and asked about Rickon resurfacing. “Yes. Maybe.” She then went on to give a much more definitive answer: “Yes, we will indeed…Oh no, I’m literally going to get off the air and someone’s going to email me!” as in, whoops you adorable sweet thing, you dropped the ball.