Fëanor’s lust for revenge has driven him into Middle-earth, where Morgoth/Melkor has returned to his old fortresses. It’s time to get even in “Of the Revenge of the Sith.” Wait. 716 more words
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Lust – The Second Sin of Tolkien
In stark contrast to GRR Martin’s epic saga (no pun intended) Tolkien’s conception of fantasy is considered completely devoid of sexual desire or content – or at least the primitive, base urges of Tolkien’s manuscripts are glossed over, as if the very word were the worst of all taboos. 770 more words
Hey guys, just making a quick post. I’m still abroad right now. currently in the Czech Republic right now. At the airport waiting to board a flight to Amsterdam.
The folks over at Retronaut dug up these delightful illustrations for a Soviet-Era version of ‘The Hobbit’ of J.R.R. Tolkien fame. The simple, high-contrast illustrations give the book a child-like feel, but, let’s be honest, that Gollum is pretty creepy….
Two new photos of Peter Jackson’s Hobbit #3 “The Battle of the Five Armies” have been released by Warner Bros. Pictures, with the San Diego Comic-Con about to get underway. 98 more words
Paul Wake, Steve Andrews and Ariel, editors
Waterstone’s Guide to
Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror
Series editor Nick Rennison
Waterstone’s Booksellers 1998
Although getting a bit outdated now (the Waterstones apostrophe, dropped to howls from purists early in 2012, is still there in its full glory) this is a ready reference giving a flavour of the range of authors and works in the three genres. 429 more words