If there may be one factor assured to trigger an argument, it’s commenting on how Game of Thrones ended in comparison with the way it might have ended. When it come to prequel collection House of the Dragon, it seems that the ending is already written in stone in line with the present’s creators. It is over a decade since Game of Thrones first hit screens, and now the primary spin off from the epic fantasy collection is right here and can inform the story of the Targaryens centuries earlier than the occasions of the unique story.
The new collection, as its predecessor, has its base firmly within the works of creator George R. R. Martin, whose Fire & Blood novel was revealed in 2018 and particulars the Dance of Dragons civil warfare that tore the Targaryen’s aside, and the primary season of the present will probably be focussing on the decades leading up to that war. Of course, there are many references to Thones throughout the story, however being set up to now prior to now, don’t anticipate any characters from the unique Targaryen household to seem.
In an interview with Comicbook.com, House of the Dragon govt producer Miguel Sapochnik defined that the collection has a spot in the midst of greater story, which has loads of scope, however they already know precisely what the top of the collection will probably be. He mentioned:
“We have a very, very precise idea of where we wanna go with it, but we can’t tell you. I think that the important thing is that this is a… Think of this as an Episode IV, the Star Wars Episode IV. So it’s kind of, we’re in the middle of a history that is rich and full of stories to tell and it’s a good place to start.”
House of the Dragon Will Want To Avoid The Controversy of GOT’s Ending
Even now, the topic of the ending of Game of Thrones is a nonetheless a vastly controversial topic. With Martin having nonetheless to release his final two volumes of the story and provides followers his ending to the story, there are a lot of who anticipate that ending, when it lastly arrives, will give them a really completely different ending to the one the TV present supplied. However, we are going to by no means actually know whether or not that ending will probably be precisely as Martin at all times deliberate or if it can have been tweaked a bit of in response of public opinion of the present. One factor that appears sure although, is that House of the Dragon has its ending very a lot ready nicely prematurely and can hope to keep away from the problems of its predecessor.
For now although, we’re solely within the very early levels of House of the Dragon’s story, and there was no indications of precisely what number of seasons we are going to get. Much will rely upon how followers purchase into this new addition of the franchise, and that would additionally impression the opposite prequel reveals which might be at the moment in numerous levels of improvement at HBO. The solid of the collection consists of Jefferson Hall, Paddy Considine, Eve Best, Gavin Spokes, Graham McTavish, Steve Toussaint, Olivia Cooke, Sonoya Mizuno, Bill Paterson, Matthew Needham, Emma D’Arcy, Rhys Ifans, David Horovitch, and Matt Smith. The first season premiere on August 21 will see new episodes releasing every Sunday.