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The first season of the highly anticipated Game of Thrones spin-off, House Of The Dragon, has wrapped up filming and will be released this year. Similarly to GOT, House of the Dragon season 1 will consist of 10 episodes releasing on HBO and HBO Max. The House of the Dragon release date is August 21.

Based on George R.R Martin’s ‘Fire & Blood’, the show is set around 200 years before the events that took place in ‘Game of Thrones’ and tells the story of House Targaryen. Despite the difference in time, expect to a lot of what made Game of Thrones memorable: the Iron Throne, Targaryens, Lannisters, dragons, fire and plenty of action-packed battles.

The following characters and cast have been confirmed to appear in Season 1 of House of the Dragon:

  • King Viserys Targaryen (Paddy Considine)
  • Alicent Hightower (Olivia Cooke)
  • Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen (Emma D’Arcy)
  • Prince Daemon Targaryen (Matt Smith)
  • Lord Corlys Velaryon (Steve Toussaint)
  • Princess Rhaenys Velaryon (Eve Best)
  • Otto Hightower (Rhys Ifans)
  • Mysaria (Sonoya Mizuno)
  • Ser Criston Cole (Fabien Frankel)
  • Lord Jason Lannister (Jefferson Hall)
  • Grand Maester Mellos (David Horovitch)
  • Ser Harrold Westerling (Graham McTavish)
  • Larys Strong (Matthew Needham)
  • Lord Lyman Beesbury (Bill Paterson)
  • Lord Lyonel Strong (Gavin Spokes)
  • Ser Harwin ‘Breakbones’ Strong (Ryan Corr)

House Of The Dragon Betting Odds For Season 1

Along with the thrill of the action, you can enjoy betting on the Game of Thrones prequel too! At Bovada, you can bet on House of the Dragon Season 1 across a variety of different markets. Currently, the following House Of The Dragon betting markets are available:

Characters To Sit On The Iron Throne In Season 1

Sitting on the Iron Throne is the ultimate goal of almost every civilian in Westeros. Located in the Great Hall of the Red Keep in King’s Landing, the Iron Throne is constructed from 1,000 swords that were surrendered to Aegon in the War of Conquest. Which characters do you think will be lucky enough to sit on the seat desired by all in Season 1?

  • Aegon Targaryen
  • Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen
  • Prince Daemon Targaryen
  • Alicent Hightower
  • Corlys Velaryon
  • Otto Hightower


Which Dragons Will Be Alive At The End Of Season 1?

During Game Of Thrones, we saw 3 dragons, all of which belonged to Daenerys Targaryen: Drogon, Rhaegal and Viserion. Within House of the Dragon, we can expect to see many more of the fantasy beasts roaming the lands and destroying civilizations but which of the dragons will make it to the end of the season?

  • Sheepstealer
  • Silverwing
  • Sunfyre
  • Vhagar
  • Caraxes
  • Many more…


Who Will Be The ‘Hand Of The King’ At The End Of Season 1?

For those who aren’t sure what the ‘Hand of the King’ is, they are the monarch’s closest advisor, who is appointed and authorized to make decisions in their name; the second most powerful person in the Seven Kingdoms. Some of the more notable Hands in the Game of Thrones series are Eddard Stark, Tyrion Lannister and Tywin Lannister. At Bovada Sportsbook, you can bet on who will be the ‘Hand of the King’ at the end of House of the Dragon Season 1.

  • Otto Hightower
  • Corlys Velaryon
  • Ser Criston Cole


Will Any Of The Following Characters Die In Season 1?

As mentioned, no character is safe when it comes to the world Westeros. In most TV shows, a character will die in the final episode of a season and so they are often expected… but not here. Almost any character can die at any given moment, which is what makes the TV shows so thrilling. So, which characters do you think will die in Season 1 of House of the Dragon?

  • King Viserys Targaryen
  • Talya
  • Ser Laenor Velaryon
  • Lord Jason Lannister
  • Alicent Hightower
  • Many more…


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