George R. R. Martin, author of the A Song of Ice and Fire series that Game of Thrones is based on, has posted on his Not A Blog about the ending of the show. Amanda Edwards / Getty Images He expressed his sadness it was over, and praised showrunners David Benioff and D. B. Weiss, as well as the cast and crew, for their hard work. GRRM also addressed the frequently asked question of whether the book ending would be different to the show's, although his answer wasn't exactly straightforward: georgerrmartin.com Clear as mud. As for when those final two books are coming...well, don't hold your breath: georgerrmartin.com The man is BUSY. Looks like the show ending is the only one we'll be getting for the foreseeable future. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF HBO Need more Game of Thrones? Check out all our Game of Thrones coverage here.