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Happy Birthday to Our Own Britta Siemen!

Happy Birthday to Our Own Britta Siemen!

Happy birthday to one of Middle-earth News’ finest! Our own Britta Siemen celebrates her 25th birthday today! Around these parts, we call her “Tolkien Britta” and she’s known for her gaming articles as well as […]

There and Back Again: ‘The Hobbit’ Through the Years

There and Back Again: ‘The Hobbit’ Through the Years

Tomorrow is the day many of us anticipated, the World Premiere of Peter Jackson’s last instalment of The Hobbit. Will it be glorious? Will it make us all cry like there is no tomorrow? What […]

Now Available for Purchase: Remastered Deluxe Editions of The Hobbit and The Return of the King

Now Available for Purchase: Remastered Deluxe Editions of The Hobbit and The Return of the King

I first encountered Rankin and Bass’ The Return of the King while visiting a friends house back when I was ten years old. It was a particularly rainy day and it had been made worse […]

Happy Birthday to Our Own Arwen Kester!

Happy Birthday to Our Own Arwen Kester!

Happy birthday to one of Middle-earth News’ finest! Our own Arwen Kester celebrates her “coming of age” as she turns 33 years old today. As our fearless leader, she plays a vital role both behind-the-scenes […]

Dining at The Bilbo Baggins in Old Town Alexandria

Dining at The Bilbo Baggins in Old Town Alexandria

While I now live in North Carolina, I grew up in Northern Virginia. If you’re unfamiliar with the area, it’s nestled up next to Washington D.C., or as the locals would say, “D.C.” While the […]