Closer to ‘The Wheel of Time’: the series that can make history on Amazon bets on its heroes and its villains in the official poster

The adaptation of the famous literary saga written by Robert Jordan premieres on the streaming platform on November 19.

Surely some of the most loyal fans of Robert Jordan’s literary saga have a hard time believing it, but the television adaptation of The Wheel of Time is around the corner and his debut could make history on Amazon Prime Video. Although on the horizon of the streaming platform the series of The Lord of the rings As the most ambitious and anticipated title from Amazon Studios, the truth is that its debut is still a long way off and that, on the contrary, the adaptation of what is undoubtedly one of the most famous fantasy sagas in the world promises to be one of the surprises of the final stretch of the year.

So at least that is what a priori can be extracted from the advances released to date, especially from its trailer loaded with action and magic that heads this news, but also from the fact of having as its axis a captivating story and solid characters that They have been taken directly from the author’s work. We can think the same about the launch of the Official poster just released by Amazon Prime Video to remind us that the premiere is right.

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Take note, because on November 19 you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in one of the most magical and praised fantasy stories of all time. A story that its author, Robert Jordan, developed over two decades and that finally, after his death, was finalized from his notes by the also respected fantasy author Brandon Sanderson, which gave fans a satisfying ending. According to Amazon, the first three episodes of The first season will premiere on Friday, November 19, followed by a weekly premiere that will culminate with the final episode on December 24.

Interestingly, the series team led by Rafe Judkins (Marvel, SHIELD Agents) has not wanted to leave out of the poster any of the elements of the story of The Wheel of TimeO, in which we will be captivated by a group of heroes led by the powerful sorceress Aes Sedai Moirane (Rosamund Pike), but also appear in the villains from which the unusual group has to save the world. Not all of them are there, but we do see Trollocs and Myrddraal, creatures well known to readers of the novels who are at the service of the Dark One and in whose hands the One Power could destroy the world.

Guide to enter ‘The Wheel of Time’, the fantasy series that does not make the biggest mistake of ‘Game of Thrones’

The wheel of time is one of the most popular fantasy sagas of all time, with more than 90 million books sold worldwide, and you have to know that its story is as complex as it is captivating. According to the description released by the platform, the story is set in a vast and epic world in which magic exists and in which only women, more specifically some, can make use of it. One of these women is the protagonist of the story, Moirane, a member of an incredibly powerful women’s organization called Aes Sedai that is in charge of controlling that this is the case. On her adventure, Moiraine arrives in the small town of Dos Ríos to Start a dangerous journey around the world with five young men, one of whom has been prophesied as the Dragon Reborn and who is destined to save or destroy humanity.

The first season premieres in November, but the team is already immersed in filming for season 2.

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