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‘Mirkwood’ Novel to Become a Hollywood Blockbuster?

‘Mirkwood’ Novel to Become a Hollywood Blockbuster?

By now we all know about Peter Jackson’s much anticipated Hobbit films which are based on J. R. R. Tolkien’s book The Hobbit, but did you know Tolkien himself is about to hit the big screen? Well sort […]

Mythgard Institute Partners with UWIC

Mythgard Institute Partners with UWIC

Mythgard Institute Press Release: We are pleased to announce that the Mythgard Institute has agreed to a partnership with UWIC, the University of Wales Institute, Cardiff!  We still have some paperwork to complete, but when it is done, our […]

Meet the Hobbits Behind ‘Road to the Shire’ in our Exclusive Interview

Meet the Hobbits Behind ‘Road to the Shire’ in our Exclusive Interview

They’re down right funny and make the most entertaining videos, all for one purpose: to find their way back to the Shire. The guys behind the Road to the Shire are on a mission to […]

The One Ring: Adventures Over the Edge of the Wild

The One Ring: Adventures Over the Edge of the Wild

This week Cubicle 7 announced they are now excepting pre-orders for their newest table-top role-playing game The One Ring: Adventures Over the Edge of the Wild. This officially liesenced game releases in early August. Featuring […]

UWIC’s “J.R.R. Tolkien: Myth and Middle-earth in Context” Class Starts in October

UWIC’s accredited online course (MA-level) J.R.R. Tolkien: Myth and Middle-earth in Context will run again in the autumn semester starting in October 2011. Enrolment is now open! For more information about the contents of this online course please […]

Enter to Win Sideshow Collectibles’ Comic Con LOTR Contest Giveaway

Enter to Win Sideshow Collectibles’ Comic Con LOTR Contest Giveaway

Starting today, July 8th though July 15th, you can enter Sideshow Collectibles’ LOTR Contest giveaway where two randomly selected winners will walk away with a ‘Lord of the Rings’ Film Frame Collectible. Sideshow’s flawless attention to design and detail […]

The Lord of the Rings Location Guidebooks Updated and Better Than Ever!

The Lord of the Rings Location Guidebooks Updated and Better Than Ever!

  Photographer Ian Brodie has just announced a revised/updated version of his MEGA popular books from HarperCollins: THE LORD OF THE RINGS LOCATION GUIDEBOOK Ian Brodie | RRP $27.99 | new edition to be published […]

Extensive Coverage of Midnight Middle-earth Madness

Extensive Coverage of Midnight Middle-earth Madness

Middle-earth News will be posting images straight from the event as they happen! All this is thanks to our amazing friends at Angry Koala Gear who will be attending the event. Check back all this […]

The Lord of the Rings Motion Picture Trilogy Extended Edition Blu-Ray GIVEAWAY

The Lord of the Rings Motion Picture Trilogy Extended Edition Blu-Ray GIVEAWAY

From now until this Friday, July 1st 2011, our Twitter followers will have a chance to win The Lord of the Rings Motion Picture Trilogy Extended Edition on Blu-Ray. To enter, simply follow Middle-earth News […]

Update on TODAY’s Midnight Middle-earth Madness LA Event

Update on TODAY’s Midnight Middle-earth Madness LA Event

Ringer fans from around the globe have been waiting a long time for The Lord of the Rings Motion Picture Trilogy Extended Edition to be available on Blu-ray and the time has finally come. To […]