Following the political struggle of House Targaryen, Dragon House was quite successful with its 5 episodes. Created by Ryan J. Condal and George RR Martin, it takes place approximately 200 years before the events of Game of thrones.
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Released around the same time, power rings is a spin-off based on JRR Tolkienit is The Lord of the Rings universe, together thousands of years before the events of The Hobbit. Produced by Amazon, the series is expected to add new stories to the lore.
The Dragon destroys the Ring
Despite all the hype and the immense money poured into the series, power rings failed to please fans. While many Dragon House viewers feel that the prequel series not only redeemed the lackluster ending of game of thrones but added so much more to his legacy.
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Both shows were initially inundated with complaints about race-swapping and strong female roles, but the only one who still hears those complaints is rings of power. Most fans find the characters in Dragon House more relevant and interesting.
House of Dragons towers with 29 million average viewers
Ratings reviews directly affected the show’s average viewership, as Dragon House started with 10 million viewers to now average 29 million viewers per episode. As the person who wrote the lore, George RR Martin is directly involved in the series, many fans feel relieved.
On the other hand, power rings seems to have a hard time satisfying his fans. It started off strong with 25 million viewers worldwide, but the real challenge comes with retention and its ability to attract new viewers, which doesn’t seem likely.
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A major criticism of power rings repeated is that the show strays too far from Tolkien’s original world, making original fans confused as to what to expect, while Dragon House kept a good balance of references and stayed true to the lore.