HBO Releases Thrilling House of the Dragon Official Trailer and 9 Character Posters

The House of the Dragon will soon be upon us.
House of the Dragon

The House of the Dragon will soon be upon us.

HBO‘s long-awaited sequel to their hit fantasy drama, Game of Thrones, is on its way to our screens. On Sunday, August 21, 2022, House of the Dragon will premiere. The series is set 200 years before the events of Game of Thrones and focuses on the story of the once-great House Targaryen, before the fall and usurpation of the Baratheons. House Targaryen, for those who do not know, is the house of dragons, the mightiest beasts of the world. With a lineage that bonds them to these mystical beasts, their nearly 300-year rule went unopposed as no force could match that of the dragons. But as Game of Thrones thought us, there are many ways to take the throne.

House of the Dragon Official Trailer

RELATED: New House Of The Dragon Leaked Photo Offers Fans A Glimpse Of The Upcoming Game Of Thrones Prequel

The House of the Dragon trailer reintroduces the famed houses of the Game of Thrones lore as well as highlights the constant presence of dragons. It also showcases the deceit, deception, and drama that made George R. R. Martin’s series a worldwide phenomenon. In a world where dragons are real, the depraved depths of human nature and desire are what truly drive the show. House of the Dragon, much like its predecessor has numerous characters to know. While you can wait for the premiere, it might be easier to get to know a bit about them ahead of time. Check out their character posters and descriptions below.

House of the Dragon Character Posters

RELATED: New House of The Dragon Set Photos Reveal Rhaenyra And Daemon Targaryen Having A Quiet Moment

House of the Dragon looks to be the Game of Thrones spin-off fans have wanted since the final season of Game of Thrones. With a stacked veteran cast, no binds to a pre-written story, and a budget that can include dragons regularly, House of the Dragon is set up to be the next epic HBO series. We’ll know for sure when the series premieres on Sunday, August 21, 2022, on HBO.

House of the Dragon

About House of the Dragon

Release Date: Sunday, August 21, 2022
Creators: George R.R. Martin, Ryan Condal
Executive Producers: George R.R. Martin, Ryan Condal, Miguel Sapochnik, Sara Hess, Jocelyn Diaz, Vince Gerardis, Ron Schmidt, Greg Yaitanes
Showrunners: Ryan Condal, Miguel Sapochnik
Directors: Miguel Sapochnik, Clare Kilner, Geeta V. Patel, Greg Yaitanes
Writers: Ryan Condal, Sara Hess,
Based on George R.R. Martin’s “Fire & Blood.”

Cast: Paddy Considine, Matt Smith, Olivia Cooke, Emma D’Arcy, Steve Toussaint, Eve Best, Fabien Frankel, Sonoya Mizuno, Rhys Ifans
Additional Cast: Milly Alcock, Bethany Antonia, Phoebe Campbell, Emily Carey, Harry Collett, Ryan Corr, Tom Glynn-Carney, Jefferson Hall, David Horovitch, Wil Johnson, John Macmillan, Graham McTavish, Ewan Mitchell, Theo Nate, Matthew Needham, Bill Paterson, Phia Saban, Gavin Spokes, Savannah Steyn
Based on George R.R. Martin’s “Fire & Blood,” the series, set 200 years before the events of “Game of Thrones,” tells the story of House Targaryen

Source: HBO Max

KEEP READING: 2 New Sherlock Holmes Spinoff Shows Coming From HBO and Robert Downey Jr.


Kevin Fenix

Kevin Fenix

Professional Nerd | Amateur Human | News Editor The best way to describe Kevin Fenix is the kid you never tell what the buttons do in video games so you have a chance to win. Being 6’ 4” and Asian, he never really fit in, so he got comfortable standing out. Not only is it easy to find him in crowds, he dabbles in the culinary arts, does a little stand up and improv, and can honestly say Spider-Man is the Jesus-like influence of his life. Kevin Fenix loves dogs, movies, television, comics, comedy, and to shoot people… with video.