For Game of Thrones fans, good news — like, say, a royal wedding — is often followed by tragedy.
And today is no exception.
Fans were treated to an early look at season 5 of HBO's hit fantasy series thanks to a trailer leak. But just hours later, the lord of light taketh away.
Author George R. R. Martin's publisher has confirmed that the long-awaited sixth novel in the A Song Of Ice And Fire series will NOT be arriving for a while. In fact, it's not even going to happen in 2015!
Jane Johnson of house HarperCollins broke the news that apart from a collection of previously released prequel novellas, there is nothing on the books for this year. She said: