Toward the end of Season 8 on the HBO series Game of Thrones, why did Bran Stark get called Bran the Broken? A panel of leaders in Westeros agreed to give Bran the crown. Tyrion Lannister then gave him the title ?Bran the Broken,? moniker. Ultimately, Bran was the one who obtained the crown, even though ironically, he was one of the few in the show who didn?t seek it. Get the Game of Thrones King Bran the Broken POP! Bobblehead, for sale here.?