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Playing the Pronoun Game: Are All of The Hobbit’s Dwarves Male?

Playing the Pronoun Game: Are All of The Hobbit’s Dwarves Male?

It’s not exactly a secret that J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit is short on female characters. While the recent Peter Jackson films may have created new characters as well as expanding on the roles of women […]

Celebrate with the Tolkien Birthday Toast 2018!

Celebrate with the Tolkien Birthday Toast 2018!

The year is new, and Tolkien fans always start the year off right, by honoring the man who brought us Middle-earth and all of Arda. On January 3, the Tolkien Society invites Tolkien fans throughout […]

‘A Hobbit, A Wardrobe, and a Great War: A New Documentary Series on Tolkien and C.S. Lewis in the Making

‘A Hobbit, A Wardrobe, and a Great War: A New Documentary Series on Tolkien and C.S. Lewis in the Making

Our friends over on the German Tolkien Society reported that a new documentary series about J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis is in the making. In 5 episodes, each 50 minutes long, the documentary will explore the […]

BREAKING: Christopher Tolkien Resigns as Director of the Tolkien Estate

BREAKING: Christopher Tolkien Resigns as Director of the Tolkien Estate

After the news of Amazon producing a new Lord of the Rings series earlier this week, additional news came to Tolkien fans around the world. Christopher Tolkien resigned as an officer of the Tolkien Estate, […]

BREAKING: ‘Lord of the Rings’ TV Series on Amazon Confirmed!

BREAKING: ‘Lord of the Rings’ TV Series on Amazon Confirmed!

According to Entertainment Weekly, Amazon has greenlit a Lord of the Rings TV adaptation. This confirmation comes a few days after it was rumored that Amazon and Warner Brothers were in the talks of a […]

A New ‘Lord of the Rings’ Adaptation?

A New ‘Lord of the Rings’ Adaptation?

Okay. Let’s talk about the thing that Tolkien fans all over the world have been discussing since last night: the possibility of a new The Lord of the Rings adaptation. Whether you’re excited or not, you can’t […]

Feast Week, Day 8: The Prancing Pony | LOTRO Edition

Feast Week, Day 8: The Prancing Pony | LOTRO Edition

We decided to make things different this year and celebrate Frodo’s journey on The Lord of the Rings Online (LOTRO). My little hobbit Pluma is going to guide you through Middle-earth admiring the beautifully made […]

Feast Week, Day 7: Prisoners of a Barrow-wight | LOTRO Edition

Feast Week, Day 7: Prisoners of a Barrow-wight | LOTRO Edition

We decided to make things different this year and celebrate Frodo’s journey on The Lord of the Rings Online (LOTRO). My little hobbit Pluma is going to guide you through Middle-earth admiring the beautifully made […]

Feast Week, Day 6: The Feast of Tom Bombadil, Day 2 | LOTRO Edition

Feast Week, Day 6: The Feast of Tom Bombadil, Day 2 | LOTRO Edition

We decided to make things different this year and celebrate Frodo’s journey on The Lord of the Rings Online (LOTRO). My little hobbit Pluma is going to guide you through Middle-earth admiring the beautifully made […]

Feast Week, Day 5: The Feast of Tom Bombadil | LOTRO Edition

Feast Week, Day 5: The Feast of Tom Bombadil | LOTRO Edition

We decided to make things different this year and celebrate Frodo’s journey on The Lord of the Rings Online (LOTRO). My little hobbit Pluma is going to guide you through Middle-earth admiring the beautifully made […]