Patrick McKay, a showrunner on Amazon Prime Video's The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power, revealed that future seasons of the show may branch out into another world.
In The Official The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power Podcast, McKay explained that there is a whole lot more to the show's potential universe than was explored in Season 1. "One of the first conversations we had with Amazon about this is the feeling that Tolkien's world was much vaster than the limited geography traversed in the Lord of the Rings books and in The Hobbit," he explained. "And that there are great islands to the west in Númenor at this time. There's Valinor even further west and then east there's an entire continent Rhûn that has never been visited and never explored. All we know is the stars are strange there."
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