The ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel ‘The House of the Dragon’: if you face ‘The Lord of the Rings’, ‘She-Hulk’ and ‘Star Wars’, who wins?


When the shows are pitted against each other, the viewership of any show skyrockets. Competing and pitting shows against each other is always fun for viewers as every fandom religiously discusses new episodes of every show on every social media platform. This year, the big banners treated viewers to a buffet of shows like the “Game of Thrones” prequel, “House of the Dragon,” Marvel’s “She-Hulk: Lawyer,” “Star Wars” Andor,” and finally ‘Lord of the Rings: Rings of Power’. These fantasy genre series have caused the most fandom and discussion buzz, whether it’s the episodic, first look at the series, or trailer discussions. Although ‘She Hulk’ and ‘House of the Dragon’ have already been released, they keep their fans on a cliffhanger with their weekly releases.


If you’re a fan of fantasy shows, check out these series based on which ones are right for you. Let’s see if they can break Netflix’s “Sandman” record. May the best show win!


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So let us give you the premise of each show so you can choose your favorite!

The prequel to “Game of Thrones” “The House of the Dragon”

The HBO series is based on parts of the novel “Fire & Blood”, written by George RR Martin. The storyline of the series takes place approximately 200 years before the events of “Game of Thrones” and 172 years before the birth of Daenerys Targaryen. It depicts the beginning of the end of House Targaryen, the events leading up to and covering the War of the Targaryen Succession, known as the Dance of the Dragons. It was released on Sunday August 21, 2022 and airs every Sunday on HBO.


A still from the extended trailer for ‘House of the Dragon’ (HBO)

Marvel’s “She-Hulk: Lawyer”

Jennifer Walter (Tatiana Maslany) has a complicated life as a single lawyer in her thirties who also becomes the 6ft 7in green superheroine ‘She-Hulk’ when she goes on a trip with her cousin Bruce Banner, Hulk and he cuts his arm in a car accident, so naturally when Walter tries to deal with him, she is infused with the Gamma chemical. The Marvel series airs every Monday on Disney+, and you can see some old Marvel faces on the show.


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Tatiana Maslany as ‘She-Hulk’ on Disney+ (IMDb)

‘Lord of the Rings: Rings of Power’

The storyline of the series is set thousands of years before the events of “The Hobbit” and “The Lord of the Rings”, and is based on the story of Middle-earth by author JRR Tolkien. It begins during a period of relative peace and covers all the major events of the Second Age of Middle-earth: the forging of the Rings of Power, the rise of the Dark Lord Sauron, the fall of the island kingdom of Númenor, and the Last Alliance. between Elves and Men. These events take place over thousands of years in Tolkien’s original stories but are condensed for the series. The series is set to release on Thursday, September 1, 2022, exclusively on Amazon Prime.


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‘Andor’ from Star Wars

Star Wars’ “Andor” is also a prequel to the “Star Wars” spin-off movie “Rogue One.” The series follows rogue thief-turned-spy Cassian Andor for the five years leading up to the events of the film. The series premieres Wednesday, September 21, 2022 on Disney+.


Diego Luna in 'Star Wars: Andor' (IMDb)
Diego Luna in ‘Star Wars: Andor’ (IMDb)

However, all the storyline premises are different but have a similar fraction. It’s only safe to say that only time will tell which show deserved to be on the list, for now it’s too early to tell. However, may the best conquer the “landing of shows”.



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