Home of the Dragon’s arrival this yr was meant to be however step one in a grand return to the world of Westeros—with plans for every part from knightly adventures to the return of Jon Snow on the playing cards. However whereas there are nonetheless loads of plans within the works, it’d take a little bit longer to get spherical to them due to Warner Bros.’ heaping pile of mess currently.
The newest replace on the world of Sport of Thrones spinoffs comes in fact courtesy of perpetual updater George R.R. Martin, who likes to inform you when and if he’ll present an replace on both his work or diversifications of his work at any accessible alternative. Writing on his weblog Not A Weblog, the Music of Ice and Hearth creator supplied an replace on a number of of the diversifications of not simply his fantasy work, however issues like Peacock’s tackle his sci-fi collection Wild Playing cards.
“However now I’m again within the salt mine, working… engaged on so many bloody issues, my head could quickly explode. Sure, Winds of Winter, sure, sure. And Home of the Dragon, season two. And a number of other of the opposite successor exhibits that we’re creating with HBO,” Martin wrote, earlier than explaining that this summer season’s tumult at HBO Max has considerably altered the plans for what we would see out of Westeros within the far future.
“A few of these are transferring sooner than others, as is all the time the case with growth. None have been greenlit but, although we hope… possibly quickly. A pair have been shelved, however I might not agree that they’re useless. You’ll be able to take one thing off the shelf as simply as you’ll be able to put it on the shelf,” Martin continued. “All of the adjustments at HBO Max have impacted us, definitely. We’re additionally nonetheless creating the Wild Playing cards television collection for Peacock, based mostly (largely) on FORT FREAK. And I’ve Wild Playing cards books to edit. Oh, and did I overlook Winds of Winter? No, in fact I didn’t. But when I ever did, I do know you people will remind me.”
Past Home of the Dragon, all we learn about potential future Sport of Thrones spinoffs are the aforementioned Dunk and Egg collection—adapting Martin’s novellas following the adventures of hedge knight Duncan the Tall and his squire Egg, secretly Aegon V Targaryen—and a sequel collection set after the conclusion of Sport of Thrones following Equipment Harington’s Jon Snow. Martin makes it sound like much more might’ve been on the best way, however are actually on the backburner. However just like the creator says, these items might be placed on and maintain and brought off at any time—and given Home of the Dragon’s robust debut this yr, lots of the doubts that Sport of Thrones’ controversial legacy might total individuals again to Westeros have been confirmed unsuitable.
One factor that isn’t doubtful although: we’ll most likely have to attend a very very long time to see what else Martin and Warner Bros. have planed for A Music of Ice and Hearth’s televisual future.
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