For diehard followers and informal viewers alike, this newest present might be a welcome distinction to Recreation of Thrones and the upcoming Home of the Dragon, which is anticipated to ship even larger drama, betrayals and bloodshed.
The Dunk and Egg tales run alongside the primary occasions in Westeros however have a lighter, barely extra ‘harmless’ tone. Though the younger boy ‘Egg’ is definitely a Targaryen, he’s far faraway from the road of succession all through the occasions of those first books. It is just later in life that he’ll ultimately take the Iron Throne himself as Aemon Targaryen.
The books depict a sweet-natured character who at all times, in the end, seeks to do the appropriate factor and is guided by Ser Duncan, a fiercely humble and honourable knight. Collectively, Martin makes use of them to point out how Westeros might have been if good males had been allowed to control.