The Dunk and Egg stories are an ongoing series of novellas written by George R. R. Martin, set in the world of A Song of Ice and Fire, prequels to the main novels. The stories relate the adventures of the hedge knight Ser Duncan the Tall, who would become a legendary member of the Kingsguard, and his squire Egg, who would become King Aegon V Targaryen of Westeros. The second episode of Game of Thrones’ eighth and final season, “A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms,” contains a big Easter egg from the books the show is based on (fitting, since it aired on Author: Alex Abad-Santos.
Martin confirmed that he had been in discussion with HBO over a possible adaptation of the Tales of Dunk and Egg short stories, though in what format TV movies, theatrical movie, or a spin-off TV series was not made clear. As Aegon V Targaryen, he ruled for twenty-six years. Marvel Comics. Of Aegon's three older brothers, the eldest Daeron who appears to have been omitted from the show died of a pox, Aerion had poisoned himself to death by ill-advisedly drinking wildfire , thinking it might turn him into a dragon , and Aemon had disinherited himself by first joining the maesters and later the Night's Watch. Categories :.
Instead, Dunk offers his own blood to Lady Rohanne by slicing his cheek. Martin in the world of A Song of Ice and Fire. Martin , set in the world of his A Song of Ice and Fire novels. The realm is still recovering from the First Blackfyre Rebellion thirteen years before, a great civil war that tore the Seven Kingdoms in half. This will bridge the timeline between the two main narrative eras: Ser Barristan Selmy was knighted at the age of sixteen by King Aegon V after unhorsing Ser Duncan in a joust.
The Lands of Ice and Fire He must have been quite a man. Elden Ring. Upon hearing the news, Ser Eustace realizes that Lady Webber will be angered by Bennis's actions against her servants, and orders Dunk and Bennis to train levies from his three villages. Aegon IV "The Unworthy" — . Dunk does so and later hears from John that the latter once saw Duncan himself, in a dream, in the armor of the royal guard.