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6 Week Middle-earth Movie Marathon Continues with ‘The Lord of the Rings’

6 Week Middle-earth Movie Marathon Continues with ‘The Lord of the Rings’

Now that we’ve seen Bilbo safely there and back again, our 6 Week Middle-earth Movie Marathon (#6wkMMM) continues with the Quest to destroy the One Ring. Here is our schedule for our weekly live tweet […]

6 Week Middle-earth Movie Marathon – Final ‘Hobbit’ Week!

6 Week Middle-earth Movie Marathon – Final ‘Hobbit’ Week!

The third week of our 6 Week Middle-earth Movie Marathon will take place April 08–April 14 and it’ll be dedicated to the final film in The Hobbit trilogy, The Battle of the Five Armies! We will have a live […]

Be Prepared for an Unexpected Party with ‘Cooking for Halflings and Monsters’ by Astrid Winegar

Be Prepared for an Unexpected Party with ‘Cooking for Halflings and Monsters’ by Astrid Winegar

Note from Middle-earth News: As announced on Tolkien Reading Day, Oloris Publishing is giving Middle-earth News Readers a SPECIAL DISCOUNT of 20% on anything in the shop, until April 15, 2017! Enter the code FELLOWSHIP17 […]

6 Week Middle-earth Movie Marathon Continues!

6 Week Middle-earth Movie Marathon Continues!

We had a GREAT first weekend of our 6 Week Middle-earth Movie Marathon last week! Did you start the adventure with us? If you couldn’t join us for our live tweet sessions of The Hobbit: […]

Celebrate Tolkien Reading Day With Us! [GIVEAWAY]

Celebrate Tolkien Reading Day With Us! [GIVEAWAY]

Tolkien Reading Day is HERE! We’re celebrating the works of J. R. R. Tolkien today, along with Tolkien fans the world over. Since the Tolkien Society established Tolkien Reading Day in 2003, Tolkien fans everywhere join […]

Tolkien Reading Day GIVEAWAYS!

Tolkien Reading Day GIVEAWAYS!

Middle-earth News is very excited to share that we are partnering with our good friends at Oloris Publishing to bring you some very special giveaways to celebrate Tolkien Reading Day 2017 on March 25! We’ll […]

6 Week Middle-earth Movie Marathon 2017

6 Week Middle-earth Movie Marathon 2017

Some of you may remember when we hosted our 6 Week Middle-earth Movie Marathon a couple of years ago to prepare for the release of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, and starting […]

Tolkien Reading Day 2017 Fun!

Tolkien Reading Day 2017 Fun!

Tolkien Reading Day is almost upon us! March 25th each year is set aside to honor the work of J. R. R. Tolkien (and celebrate the Gondorian New Year and the downfall of Sauron as […]

Dragon Con 2016: The Tolkien Track’s ‘Last Goodbye’

Dragon Con 2016: The Tolkien Track’s ‘Last Goodbye’

Dragon Con is one of the largest fan conventions in the United States, saying that it is “by fans, for fans.” The con celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2016, and once again set attendance records, […]

[Video] Lord of the Rings: Quiet Environmentalism

[Video] Lord of the Rings: Quiet Environmentalism

I recently stumbled upon, via James’ blog A Tolkienist’s Perspective, a nice video about environmentalism and Middle-earth on the Our Changing Climate YouTube channel. It talks about the importance of nature, the role that plays […]