Before the Battle of the Five Kingdoms, before the fulfillment of the Song of Fire and Ice, before the heir that was promised and the sundering of the Iron Throne, there were dragons.
Nothing is quite as satisfying as a dark-fantasy series done right. To the delight of fantasy nerds everywhere, this August, HBO took another crack at George R.R. Martin’s ambitious “A Game of Thrones,” three years after the original adaptation’s disastrous finale.
Despite the former series’ disappointing ending, “House of the Dragon” is utterly enchanting. It’s a must-watch antithesis to all modern brain-dead entertainment everywhere.
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Returning to Westeros
“House of the Dragon” is a prequel series to “Game of Thrones” set 172 years before that series’ story begins. This new series places