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Beleriand University Silmarillion Shirt

Beleriand was a region in northwestern Middle-earth during the First Age. Originally, the name referred only to the area around the Bay of Balar, but in time the name was also applied to the entire land.  50 more words

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The definitive cinematic mythologies

As I try to thoughtfully reflect on Star Wars and Lord of the Rings like I did with Jaws and Jurassic Park, I find that, while  370 more words


Sailing to Valinor Silmarillion Shirt

Valinor (Land of the Valar) is the realm of the Valar in Aman. It was also known as the Undying Lands as only immortal souls were allowed to reside there. 47 more words

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Gandalf lives on! Legendary actor Sir Ian McKellen reveals LOTR character is making a comeback

Gandalf has braved the mines of Moria and the fires of Mordor but one place the Middle-Earth wizard is yet to visit is the London stage. 469 more words


Fool of a Took: The Misconception of Tolkien and Allegory

Given my blog title, you’ve probably already gathered that I’m a huge Tolkien nerd. So big that nobody wants to play Lord of the Rings… 1,037 more words

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For Wednesdays

Recently I had a friend finally read ‘The Hobbit’ by the wonderful Mr. Tolkien. And in her class they had to talk about the snarky yet lovable Over hill and Underhill, the great barrel rider and riddle maker himself Bilbo Baggins of the (now) somewhat respectable Baggins family. 2,318 more words

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Experience the Trilogy Part 2 - Hobbiton ~J

Our family went to the Lord of The Rings and The Hobbit set called Hobbiton, which is where the Hobbits live in these movies. This was more entertaining for some of us more than others. 383 more words