Mattson Tomlin is creating a brand new Recreation of Thrones spin-off.
Per The Hollywood Reporter, HBO is shifting ahead with Aegon’s Conquest, a Recreation of Thrones spin-off that may function a prequel to Home of the Dragon.
HBO is partnering with Tomlin to develop the collection. Tomlin was an uncredited author on 2022’s The Batman, whereas he additionally co-wrote the upcoming sequel, The Batman Half II, with Matt Reeves. Moreover, Tomlin wrote the screenplay to 2020’s Challenge Energy and was a script marketing consultant on 2022’s The Sea Beast.
His different upcoming initiatives embody the movie adaptation of BRZRKR and an anime Terminator collection, each of which will probably be launched by Netflix.
What’s going to Ageon’s Conquest be about?
“The story follows the invader Aegon Targaryen, who conquered the continent of Westeros along with his sister wives, Rhaenys and Visenya, and their dragons. Aegon efficiently unified six of the Seven Kingdoms in simply two years, with solely Dorne in a position to efficiently resist,” The Hollywood Reporter’s description reads.
Selection first reported that HBO was eyeing an Aegon’s Conquest Recreation of Thrones present in April 2023. One supply advised The Hollywood Reporter that the collection could be a “again to fundamentals” strategy for the franchise.
Since Recreation of Thrones resulted in 2019, HBO has begun creating a variety of spin-off collection, a few of that are now not energetic at the moment. To date, the one spin-off that’s made it to air is Home of the Dragon, which is able to premiere its second season later this yr; nonetheless, A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms: The Hedge Knight is anticipated to start filming later this yr.
George R. R. Martin additionally not too long ago stated that HBO is in numerous phases of creating a number of animated Recreation of Thrones spin-off collection.
Recreation of Thrones and Home of the Dragon are at the moment streaming on Max.