Game of Thrones is a most popular American fantasy drama television series (95% liked Google users and 9.5/10 rating in IMDb). The most popular drama series Game of Throne as known as GOT (short name). In this article, I will try to discuss the history and making of Game of Thrones. I hope you will learn something after reading the article.
History of Game of Thrones
An American television show ‘Game of Thrones’ began their journey through HBO(Home Box Office) in United States Of America in the year of 2011. It’s a television series which was emulated from the compilation of fantasy novels known as A Song of Ice and Fire which was written by George R.R. Martin. David Benioff and D. B. Weiss were the creators besides producers to bring a new television series of fantasy whereas the writer of the novels is the co-executive producer. Until now, HBO has broadcasted seven seasons and the last and the long-awaited final season 8 on April 14, 2019, to be premiered. Game of Thrones series is filmed in several locations and which comprises Europe. For instance, Belfast Northern Ireland, Morocco, Iceland, Croatia, Malta, Spain was chosen to make sets for filming. However, seasons 1 to season 4 of the game of thrones were adapted based on the A Clash of Kings & A Storm of Swords whereas season 5 and six were produced based on the book of A Feast for Crows & A Dance With Dragons. On the other hand, the season 6 and seven have been produced based on the George R.R. Martin’s scripts as he was supposed to write the last two books based on what he had uttered while filming the season 7 & 8.
The mission of making Game of Thrones
This Television series represents a geographical state known as Westeros which constitutes ten states are being governed by nine different royal families except for the Castle black as it is administrated by the capital of seven kingdoms known as king’s landing. Most of the states are dominated by a political power entitled as seven kingdoms. Among all royal families, the series has brought out three most political powers known as Targaryan, Starks and Tywin Lannister. The main twist starts with the execution of lord of Winterfell Ned stark who had been invited as the hand of the king on king’s request to take over the control to keep peace in seven kingdoms. However, castle black has been dealing with a superstitious creature and wildings whatever those laid beyond the wall. The series started with a mission where found out that the myth had been true as brothers of night watch faced white walkers in another side of the wall on the very first episode.
On the contrary, Westorosi doesn’t believe this nonsense. The series started to go on its fluency of intermittent shocking. The series represents violence, sex for which they have been faced in certain critics, but as episodes end, it gets more popular to audiences across over the world. There are a lot of special characters played a specific role who are all compassionate about their revenge as they have lost their loved ones. There are certain characters whose prime goal is to sit on Iron throne, and audiences are early waiting for this and which will be cleared on season 8 to be broadcast on April 14, 2019. People are eagerly waiting to watch the final ending of season 8.
The success of Making GOT
As the game of Thrones has earned the position of the most popular TV show, they don’t promote extensively to attract people, however, once they helped via several Media. To illustrate they used to promote social networking sites such as Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and several newspapers of entertainment. As it has started to get people familiar with its twisted plots, they diminish the extensive promotion of this television show. During premiering season 7, there was a leakage of the episode for which HBO had to have a considerable loss. To overcome this abnormal situation, HBO has taken several steps in terms of broadcasting Season 8. In this season there will be a lot of violence eventually which will determine the ruler of Westeros.
During the intermittent period, there have been a lot of theories made by fans which could ruin the original taste of this series. But a real fan of the game of thrones would never go to go through these rumors. To stop the spoilers of season 8, there were several scripts written while filming. Fans hope this season will end their awaiting period with interesting ending. And the question is, is it going to be magnificent or mourning? Winter is almost here realistically as April is almost here.