Game of Thrones prequel House of the Dragon premiering on August 21st
Game of Thrones fans will soon be able to see the dragons on their screens once again. HBO has announced that House of the Dragon will premiere on 21 August 2022. We’ll see at least one of the terrifying beasts in the upcoming show.
After months of speculation, HBO has announced the debut date of its next Game of Thrones spinoff. House of the Dragon will focus on “House Targaryen 200 years before the events of Game of Thrones”, according to the official HBO press release.
The company debuted a teaser trailer in October 2021, and fans have been speculating about how it’ll tie in with the rest of the network’s hit show lineup ever since.
HBO made the surprise announcement via Twitter, revealing the House of Dragon series will be a prequel of GOT centering around popular characters.
The poster shows a slowly-opening dragon egg. The show is based on George R.R. Martin‘s Fire and Blood series. The show is expected to be a hit on HBO Max, given its original parent show’s immense audience and widespread popularity.
Game of Thrones is one of the most successful shows in history. After the end of GOT, the series was announced to release, but we didn’t get to see any footage until 2022.
Previously, At the end of February George R.R. Martin announced that the first season of House of the Dragon had wrapped shooting. In his blog, he expressed excitement over several scenes and revealed that he’d seen a few rough cuts, which he loved. And while Martin hinted that there was still work to be done on special effects, score, and color timing.
Great content is the core of any successful video streaming service, and HBO Max has just that. With its highly-anticipated House of the Dragon spinoff about to debut, HBO Max is drawing the attention of audiences worldwide. Fans on social media were ecstatic about the news, and many took to Twitter to express their gratitude for this exciting development.