Waiting for the release of the Winds of Winter? You won’t be alone! Millions of fans of A Song of Ice and Fire from across the globe are waiting for the release of this latest book from George RR Martin. However, he maintains a tight-lipped stance on the release date. It now appears that a release date has been confirmed – and it has something to do with the Super Bowl! Let us take a closer look at this –
To everyone waiting for The Winds of Winter, don’t worry: George RR Martin won’t write any Game of Thrones spin-off scripts until after the book is done. https://t.co/SLndX9GDE0 pic.twitter.com/0V5POgELny
— IGN (@IGN) October 31, 2019
The Winds of Winter by George RR Martin: Release Date Confirmed?
George RR Martin has been notoriously slow when it comes to releasing books on time. In fact, some fans have made a light-hearted comment expressing their fear that Martin might pass away before he completes the series! However, Reports from TMZ Sports point out that George is bidding on releasing the book before his favorite teams win the Super Bowl.
George RR Martin is a big fan of the New York Giants. He jokingly said that he will release a book before the Giants win the Super Bowl. However, what worries the fans is the fact that the Giants are not performing well in the league presently.
Why Was Winds of Winter Delayed?
One of the biggest reasons as to why Winds of Winter has been delayed by so many years is the fact that George RR Martin was busy working on the Game of Thrones TV show and is currently involved with the prequel shows – House of Dragon and The Long Night Hopefully, we will get an update on the release of this book soon enough.