Today, in a new blog entry, Martin confirmed that he’ll be skipping some of the conventions he had planned on attending this year, including San Diego Comic Con. For a lifelong bona fide comic nerd like Martin, that’s a sacrifice indeed.
This discussion is nothing new, of course. I get asked similar 问题 every time I make a public appearance, do an interview, 或者 walk a red carpet. My usual answer is a variant on, "I don't know how many seasons the 显示 will run."