Tag Archives: The Hobbit

Facebook for Middle-earth: Six Degrees of Sauron, Another Project from LOTR Project

Facebook for Middle-earth: Six Degrees of Sauron, Another Project from LOTR Project

With the release of the second Hobbit movie, The Desolation of Smaug, comes the latest insane offering from the LOTR Project—-Six Degrees of Sauron, which shows the connections between characters in Tolkien’s works. Users can type in two characters from Tolkien’s vast legendarium and see the chain of who-knows-who. Perfect for the next time you need to sneak into a Mordor night club. Read More

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – Tauriel the Elven Archer

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – Tauriel the Elven Archer

Ever since I wrote those articles about the archery in Brave, The Hunger Games and Avengers , I get random email, Twitter and Facebook messages from people pointing out archery in other movies, TV shows, comics, cartoons and videogames and asking what I think, and the latest to cross my screen is a note inquiring about the new elf character played by Evangeline Lily in the second installment of the Hobbit saga. Read More

New The Hobbit Video Blog Released

New The Hobbit Video Blog Released

With less than six months to go until the next instalment of Peter Jackson’s epic expansion of Tolkien’s other famous book hits the screens, the first production diary video for The Desolation Of Smaug (technically the 11th overall) has been released. It starts off with some bad news for fans regarding Comic-Con, but continues with more fascinating glimpses into the world of Middle-earth movie making. Read More

Bilbo’s Last Song, Revised

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is due out in theaters in a month, launching Peter Jackson’s vision of the opening bars of the tale of the titular hobbit, Bilbo Baggins. It seems like an excellent time then to take a … Read More