Today Turbine unveiled two new videos for the The Lord of the Rings Online: Mines of Moria, the first expansion for the award-winning massively multiplayer online game, which recently launched in November.
Read the 2nd part of our review of the BBC Audiodrama...
Viggo Mortensen to reprise role as Aragorn? Are there other future casting decisions? How will Smaug look?
A new game in Peter Jackson's Middle-earth interpretation will be available for most game systems this coming January.
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Solid acting, a well-written script, and a tighter tie to the books than the films make this dramatization a great way to experience The Lord of the Rings.
"Turbine, Inc. announced today the details of the launch of The Lord of the Rings Online™: Mines of Moria™. On November 18, 2008 The Lord of the Rings Online: Mines of Moria will be available in stores across North America and Europe allowing players to begin their journey to the vast, terrifying and unparalleled world beneath Middle-earth."
Free stuff is always good, so you might as well see what you can get from The Lord of the Rings Online!
All three LOTR films made it into Empire's comprehensive (for those 500 films) list... I'm sure lots of you can guess what the #1 overall film might be too.
Published in two volumes the proceedings are available to order from Tolkien Society Trading and include papers from David Bratman, Rhona Beare, John Garth, Nancy Martsch, Michael Scott Rohan, Greg Wright, Dimitra Fimi, Lynnette R. Porter, and Tom Shippey.
On September 2, 1973 J. R. R. Tolkien passed away at the age of 81.
Entertainment Weekly is reporting that Peter Jackson, Guillermo del Toro, Fran Walsh, and Philippa Boyens have all finalized their writing deals For The Hobbit and it's sequel/LOTR prequel.
Take a look at the list of this years winners of the Mythopoeic awards.
"Are you a young person who is obsessed with a certain book, comic, or video game? MTV's True Life is looking for young people who are die-hard fans of certain brands, characters, or fantasy series."
Known for her pen and ink drawings in Tolkien's Farmer Giles of Ham, she also caught Lewis's eye and illustrated all 7 of The Chronicles of Narnia books.