The Wheel of Time trailer: Rosamund Pike-starrer series promises a cure to your Game of Thrones withdrawal
Ever since HBO’s Sport of Thrones grew to was a cultural phenomenon, other networks possess tried to repeat its success by increasing their very bear quasi-medieaval/historical/fantasy exhibits — to mixed success.
The long fling promises not proper a GoT spinoff in Condo of the Dragon, but excessive-budgeted immense scale fantasy dramas love Amazon’s Lord of the Rings (incidentally essentially the most costly TV mission in historical past) and Netflix’s Narnia franchise of exhibits.
Furthermore in the run is The Wheel of Time, in accordance to Robert Jordan’s yarn fantasy series of books (a memoir advised all over 14 books!) of the identical identify. The series completely rivals the world of GoT in scale and scope, and shining Amazon, the payment range may maybe perchance not be an grief.
The first stout trailer promises an curious globe-spanning breeze and a dizzyingly qualified and intricate memoir featuring thousands of characters.
The visuals seek suitably gargantuan and fair, depicting a world that’s both an reminiscent of our world and alien in many suggestions. The action scenes seek extraordinary as effectively, as discontinue magic and visual outcomes.
Rosamund Pike as Moiraine in The Wheel of Time. (Photo: Amazon Studios)
The memoir is about the everlasting war between forces of proper vs infamous. An broken-down hero called Dragon Reborn in the waste fights the Devil an identical called Shai’tan in the final fight.
The first e book, called The Gaze of the World which season 1 will adapt, is about the think for Dragon Reborn by Moiraine (Rosamund Pike), an Aes Sedai, a mysterious characterize of sorceresses, and al’Lan Mandragoran (Daniel Henney), her warder (one who protects his Aes Sedai and is adept in fight).
The memoir is intently impressed by The Lord of the Rings and LotR fans will safe many similarities.
The series stars Josha Stradowski, Marcus Rutherford, Zoë Robins, Barney Harris, Madeleine Madden, Daniel Henney, Michael McElhatton, Álvaro Morte, Hammed Animashaun, Alexandre Willaume, Johann Myersn, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Narinder Samra and Daryl McCormack amongst others.
The Wheel of Time will premiere on Amazon High Video on November 19, 2021.