About a year has passed since Game of Thrones bid farewell to the screens, and the fans of the series have begun to wonder about the details of the new spin-off series.
The fact that Game of Thrones did not give the desired last season raised many questions such as whether it will be 9th season, but the expected was not realized. The producers did not decide in this direction, but it was announced that a spin-off series that will be subject to earlier ages of Game of Thrones universe will be published.
During one year, Many titles were spoken for the series that will be the new series of GOT, some of which were such as “Blood Moon“, “The Long Night“.
Table of Contents
- 1 Has Game of Thrones Prequel: House of the Dragon been confirmed officially?
- 2 What will be the story of House of the Dragon?
- 3 When will Game of Thrones prequel House of the Dragon will come out?
Has Game of Thrones Prequel: House of the Dragon been confirmed officially?
The Long Night series, which will take place in the world of Game of Thrones and which will be about centuries ago and also starring Naomi Watts, has been canceled in October 2019 by HBO. Following the cancellation decision, House of the Dragon, which will focus on the Targaryen Dynasty, was decided for the prequel of the series.
If there will not happen a cancellation again, the series really comes and it was officially announced on the twitter account. (Related tweet by Game of Thrones)
The director Miguel Sapochnick, who won Emmy with the acclaimed episode of Game of Thrones “Battle of the Bastards”, will also direct the first episode of the new series.
What will be the story of House of the Dragon?
Casey Bloys stated that the script started to be written by George R.R. Martin and Ryan Condal. The series, based on George Martin’s book Fire & Blood, will tell the story of the Targaryen dynasty, 300 years before Game of Thrones.
The first part of the story, which is based on the book Fire and Blood, describes the years when House Targaryen ruled. The second part of the story, which also includes Targaryen kings, politics, civil wars and intrigues, is planned to explain the remaining lineage of the Targaryen family until the beginning of A Song of Ice and Fire.
We plan to see how Daenerys’ ancestor, Fatih Aegon, occupied the Seven Kingdoms, united Westeros and were the first king to sit on the Iron Throne. In addition, we will witness many lust and incestuous relationships while talking about Targerians.
George RR Martin also confirmed that we will be able to see dragons in this age. Bloys said that the series script is not over yet and is in the writing phase.
When will Game of Thrones prequel House of the Dragon will come out?
HBO planning manager Casey Bloys said in an interview that the House of Dragon series will meet the audience in 2022. Although the release date is not sharp yet, we expect the series to meet the audience in the spring of 2022. We think that the series may prefer “April” like Game of Thrones.
Is there a trailer of Game of Thrones prequel?
There is no visual detail of the series yet and it seems that we do not have a chance to see a trailer for a long time until the end of 2021.
How many episodes will House of the Dragon be?
In the same interview of Bloys, we learned that a 10 episodes order was placed for the series. The series is also listed on IMDB with 10 episodes in 2022.
Who will be in the Cast of the new prequel series?
As we mentioned before, the script of the series has not been completed yet and a cast suitable for this scenario has not been determined yet. The details of the series known so far are that it will be written by George R. R. Martin and Ryan Condal. Miguel Sapochnick will direct the first episode. There is no leak regarding the cast yet.