7 Targaryen Moments the 'GOT' Prequel 'House of the Dragon' Could Cover (PHOTOS)

Dan Clarendon

In the game of Game of Thrones prequels, you win… or you die. And while GOT fans lost one prequel project on October 29, they gained another.

Just hours after news broke that HBO was not moving forward with the spin-off series starring Naomi Watts, the premium cable channel announced that it had given a straight-to-series 10-episode order to House of the Dragon, a House Targaryen story from A Song of Ice and Fire mastermind George R. R. Martin and Colony co-creator Ryan Condal, based on Martin's 2018 book Fire & Blood.

Where to See 11 'Game of Thrones' Stars Next (PHOTOS)

Where to See 11 'Game of Thrones' Stars Next (PHOTOS)

From future and current TV projects to big films.

With that source material in mind, we've rounded up potential plot points for the new series in the gallery above, drawing upon pivotal moments from Targaryen family history. After all, so much happened before Daenerys popped up…