With A Song of Ice and Fire’s volumes being huge in size, it’s not too shocking that Game of Thrones needed to trim a few of the fats. However, there was one scene from the books that ended up being George RR Martin’s least favorite of the TV present due to the way it was tailored. The 72-year-old makes the reveal in new official e book Fire Cannot Kill a Dragon.
According to Entertainment Weekly, the writer mentioned: “Where we actually fell down by way of finances was my least favorite scene in the whole present, in all eight seasons: King Robert goes looking.
“Four guys strolling on foot by means of the woods carrying spears and Robert is giving Renly s***.”
However, ASOIAF followers will know that within the books the King goes looking after which there’s phrase he was gored by a boar earlier than being introduced again for his loss of life scene.
Martin admitted he by no means wrote a looking scene however had hoped the TV present could be extra correct based on medieval historical past.
Martin mentioned: “I don’t like to supply straightforward solutions.
“I wish to make the reader wrestle with the query and give it some thought.
“Because a few of these questions by no means are straightforward after we encounter them in actual life.”
During the lockdown, Martin has spent a lot of 2020 in his distant mountain cabin.
There, he’s been busy engaged on The Winds of Winter, as he offers common updates to followers on his weblog.
The 72-year-old says how he has one assistant stick with him at a time as he retains writing, whereas his newest deadline is hoping to publish the brand new e book in 2021 if he can.
After that, Martin will pen a Dunk and Egg quick story as a palate cleanser earlier than tackling his ASOIAF finale in A Dream of Spring.
When that’s completed, he plans to put in writing one other Dunk and Egg earlier than tackling Fire and Blood Volume 2.