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House of the Dragon first look review – this epic Game of Thrones prequel is a roaring success

By Lucy Mangan

19 Aug 2022 · 3 min read

Editor's Note

This glowing review from The Guardian really sets the scene for the new Game of Thrones sequel series. Will you be watching House of the Dragon?

The Iron Throne has been taken out of storage and returned to the Great Hall of the Red Keep. The wardrobe department has de-mothballed its finest furs and thrown them round the shoulders of a new cast. The creator of High Valyrian, David J Peterson, has likewise been brought out of hibernation to supply new dialogue.

And there be dragons.

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