The original announcement revealed the pilot would range from the "horrifying secrets of Westeros' history to the true origin of the white walkers", and that it would depict "the world's descent from the golden Age of Heroes into its darkest hours".
Now, George R.R. Martin-who co-created the project with Goodman-has suggested an ominous-sounding title for Thrones' first successor show.
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In the Thrones universe, "the Long Night" refers to an epoch in which night lasted a generation, Westeros was decimated and the White Walkers rose to power. Thrones' eighth and final season is set for next year. She and Thrones author George R.R. Martin will executive-produce, along with Vince Gerardis (Game of Thrones) and Daniel Zelman (Bloodline). All of the successor shows we've been developing have been prequels, as I have mentioned before.
Game of Thrones prequel series in the makingTo help us deal with post-series depression - that all-consuming empty feeling at the end of our favourite show - HBO has announced a spin-off prequel series to their flagship fantasy drama, Game of Thrones. Sounds pleasant! Just kidding - it sounds bleak and emotionally crushing, just like Game of Thrones.
On his personal site, Martin discussed HBO giving the green light to Jane Goldman's series, noting that no characters from Game of Thrones will appear, as it's set tens of thousands of hears before the main series. "Everything I am told indicates that we could film at least one more pilot, and maybe more than one, in the years to come".