This has been an extremely eventful week for the Dragon family. The official teaser for HBO's Game of Thrones prequel, which premieres at Comic-Con this Saturday

HBO's first follow-up show to its all-time biggest hit was the subject of this behind-the-scenes look at the network, which also included a visit to the set of the British series

Unlike Game of Thrones, Dragon follows a novel structure that is more akin to Netflix's The Crown: The female stars, Emily Carey and Milly Alcock, are replaced with Olivia Cooke

The same way I did for a lot of fights on Game of Thrones, we decided to give each birth on the program its own unique subject and examine it from a variety of angles

Unlike Game of Thrones, Dragon follows a novel structure that is more akin to Netflix's The Crown: The female stars, Emily Carey and Milly Alcock,

Ryan Condal, the show's creator and showrunner, feels this is the proper way to tell the story. We're recounting the tale of a war that spans the ages.

Like Game of Thrones did for nuptials, the new show will celebrate new life. According to the show's creator, "giving birth was violence" in the Middle Ages.

No one should ignore it or make too much of it. The unaired HBO pilot Bloodmoon, written by Jane Goldman and starring Naomi Watts, was mysteriously canceled despite