Tormund, better known as Tormund Giantsbane or Tormund Thunderfist, self-styled Tall-talker, Horn-blower and Breaker of Ice, Husband to Bears, the Mead-king of Ruddy Hall, Speaker to Gods and Father of Hosts. He is a famous wildling raider.

He has four sons, Toregg, Torwynd, Dryn and Dormund and one daughter, Munda. He is a broad man with a white beard. He wears golden bands engraved with runes on his arms. He has a broad face.