It's hard to separate Peter Dinklage from Tyrion, the flawed but lovable Lannister brother who's captured our hearts even though he's killed multiple people (man, that seems to be a thing with the Lannisters, huh?), because he plays the character beautifully.
To say he is a fan favorite doesn't capture the all-consuming love fans feel for the show's best character. He's the show's moral center and voice of reason, and the show wouldn't be the same without him. And, since our lives revolve around Game of Thrones from April to June, I think it's safe to say none of our lives would be the same without him. Here are 10 reasons why we appreciate him sticking around.