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Movie News Happy Birthday, Sean Bean!

Happy Birthday, Sean Bean!

One does not simply forget to wish Sean Bean a happy birthday! Sean, well-known for his portrayal of Boromir in The Lord of the Rings films and Lord Eddard Stark in HBO’s Game of Thrones, […]

Tolkien News Adam Roberts to give Pembroke Tolkien Lecture

Adam Roberts to give Pembroke Tolkien Lecture

Professor Adam Roberts will deliver the second annual Tolkien Lecture on Fantasy Literature at Pembroke College, Oxford. The press release says: Adam Roberts is Professor of Nineteenth-century Literature at Royal Holloway, University of London. He has […]

Art and Literature News Experiencing the Music of the Ainur

Experiencing the Music of the Ainur

Opening up a copy of The Silmarillion for a quiet afternoon read, both newcomers and ardent Tolkien fans alike are faced with a hefty introduction to the book and the cosmological beginnings of Middle-earth. A […]

Gaming News Warriors of the Westfold: Ered Luin

Warriors of the Westfold: Ered Luin

There are so many wonderful locations in LOTRO, and each one offers something different – some are great for casual players, while others are perfect for those who play at a faster pace; some are […]

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Happy Birthday, Sean Bean!

Happy Birthday, Sean Bean!

One does not simply forget to wish Sean Bean a happy birthday! Sean, well-known for his portrayal of Boromir in The Lord of the Rings films and Lord Eddard Stark in HBO’s Game of Thrones, […]

Warriors of the Westfold: Ered Luin

Warriors of the Westfold: Ered Luin

There are so many wonderful locations in LOTRO, and each one offers something different – some are great for casual players, while others are perfect for those who play at a faster pace; some are […]

Sylvester McCoy Supports Children’s Charity

Sylvester McCoy Supports Children’s Charity

The British charity Barnardo’s has launched a Winter Stock appeal. Barnardo’s shops are in desperate need of quality Autumn and Winter donations. The charity has been launched now because it enables Barnardo’s to gather as […]

Experiencing the Music of the Ainur

Experiencing the Music of the Ainur

Opening up a copy of The Silmarillion for a quiet afternoon read, both newcomers and ardent Tolkien fans alike are faced with a hefty introduction to the book and the cosmological beginnings of Middle-earth. A […]

Richard Armitage in ‘The Crucible’ Announced by the Old Vic

Richard Armitage in ‘The Crucible’ Announced by the Old Vic

Middle-earth News reported last week that actor Richard Armitage was rumored to be in final talks to appear at London’s Old Vic this summer in a new production of Arthur Miller’s play The Crucible. The […]

Happy Birthday to Luke Evans!

Happy Birthday to Luke Evans!

Happy Birthday to Welsh actor Luke Evans, who turns 35 today! Luke Evans was born on April 15, 1979 in the town of Aberbargoed, Wales. He grew up in the countryside of South Wales as […]

Get your Bear on, LOTRO fans: New Class Revealed!

Get your Bear on, LOTRO fans: New Class Revealed!

Our waiting and anticipation for Lord of the Rings Online’s (LOTRO) new class announcement has finally come to an end. Minutes ago, LOTRO Executive Producer, Aaron Cambell, revealed the new class in a letter to […]

An Eagle’s View of Middle-earth

An Eagle’s View of Middle-earth

Etsy seller The Green Dragon Inn creates beautiful travel posters for the lands of Middle-earth. In addition to the Rivendell poster above, you’ll find lovely posters for Rohan, Gondor, The Shire, Mount Doom, and other […]

LOTRO’s Update 13 Launches Monday, April 14

LOTRO’s Update 13 Launches Monday, April 14

The LOTRO Game Servers will be brought down on Monday, April 14 from 7: 00AM – 12:00PM Eastern (-4 GMT) to launch Update 13: The Breaking of Isengard. Players can expect some of the following […]

The Tolkien Inspired Music of Martin Romberg

The Tolkien Inspired Music of Martin Romberg

The orchestral compositions by full time composer, Martin Romberg, are some of the most beautiful original Tolkien music I have ever heard. When I first heard about his music I was very excited to hear […]