A bizarre tale full of trickery and cheats

The Eye of the World - Robert Jordan

in a cheap move to retain film rights, which apparently they didn't even have in the first place, Red Eagle cobbled together a cheap mockery of a pilot episode, filmed it in a day, and aired it, with no fanfare, at 1:00 a.m. on Monday.

 

" . . . Winter Dragon seems to have been a rare televised “ashcan copy”—a term that originated during the Golden Age of comic books to describe not-for-distribution works created solely for copyright-claim purposes."

 

Trust Wheel of Time fans to not less such action pass unchallenged.  You can read the article here.  And watch the travesty:

Source: http://youtu.be/cvNYIEN1vIg