Re: What are the problems with the "A song of ice and fire" series?
Originally Posted by Eldan
There was a nice theory floating around about Aegon, actually:
He's not a Targaryen. He's a Valyrian, but not a Targ.
Because in the same book, other Valyrians with similar white/purple colouring where first mentioned. The conspirators found themselves a baby in the correct colours and raised it as Aegon, then made up a nice true-prince-in-secret-exile story for the commoners to believe.
This theory is pretty common and also ties in well with the Mummer's Dragon mentioned in Dany's visions from the House of Undying.
If my text is blue, I'm being sarcastic.But you already knew that, right?