UPDATE: Apparently, Peter Jackson and co. did not want the rest of us to see exactly what the site would look like, so, as of Wednesday afternoon, the beta site is no longer available… So, disregard the news below.
Joram from Ringbearer received the an email with the following news. Alas, the site is only a short glimpse of what we’ll see when the site is officially launched as none of the links work, but I definitely still like the look!
I was snooping around on the official LotR site and I found
that if you go here:
You get forwarded to:
The lotr.neoplanet.com site is a mirror of (but not the
same server as…) www.lordoftherings.net. Interesting that
they have a website at NeoPlanet, especially so closely
after the LOTR browser announcement – NeoPlanet is a
customizeable front end to Internet Explorer. There’s a new
design at this “beta” page, but the only text there is the
first part of the October release announcing that filming
had begun, and none of the links are working. Looks pretty