Mar 292015

“Leaf by Niggle” J.R.R. Tolkien

The short film entitled Tree & Leaf tells the story of a painter, who fails to put the images in his head on to canvas. This film about creative work, explores the fear artists have of never finishing it.

I think all creative people can identify with this idea… read more

 March 29, 2015  Posted by at 1:14 am No Responses »
Mar 282015

The New Mad Max

The new Mad Max Fury Road film, slated to come out May 15th will show even more of the cool visual effects created by Weta!

I can’t wait to see what Weta Workshop and Weta Digital have in store for us! read more

 March 28, 2015  Posted by at 2:13 pm No Responses »
Mar 272015

The Winner of the 1st Round of the Final Four?

The battle is now over and one Orc army is victorious as they raise their scimitars in a loud battle cry standing over the fallen bodies of the dead at their feet!

It’s now time to begin round two of the Final Four in the Mordor’s Thunderdome Orc Wars! Let the Bloody March Madness continue! read more

 March 27, 2015  Posted by at 12:50 pm No Responses »
Mar 262015

Remember getting the magazines!

The Lord of the Rings Fan Club license was held by the now defunct Decipher, Inc., known for it’s collectible gaming cards. They produced a bi-monthly magazine sent out to club members.

I still have all of my own copies! read more

 March 26, 2015  Posted by at 12:18 pm 2 Responses »
Mar 262015

Mordor March Madness Continues…

Today is the last day of voting in round one of the Final Four in the Mordor’s Thunderdome Orc Wars! The Uruks of Dol Guldur are in a fierce battle against the Orcs of Moria and the end is almost nigh!

“It’s your last chance to vote in the battle of the Hill of Sorcery Dol Guldur vs The Black Pit of Moria! read more

 March 26, 2015  Posted by at 8:14 am No Responses »
Mar 262015

Get out your favorite Tolkien book & read!

The Tolkien Society has designated March 25th as Tolkien Reading Day since 2003 and each year they encourage fans to celebrate and promote the life and works of J.R.R. Tolkien by reading favourite passages.

For the fans of Mordor… every day is Tolkien Reading Day! read more

 March 26, 2015  Posted by at 5:51 am No Responses »
Mar 252015

Some badass Orc Make-up!

Checkout this behind the scenes look at the filming of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies in these scenes showing the clash between Orcs and Dwarves!

 ”Who thought that killing dwarves could be so much fun!” read more

 March 25, 2015  Posted by at 12:52 pm No Responses »
Mar 252015

Interactive Character Links and Descriptions

Find out how all your favorite characters from ‪The Hobbit‬: The Battle of the Five Armies are connected in this interactive infographic on The Hobbit Movie Site!

The offers some interactive Middle-earth fun! read more

 March 25, 2015  Posted by at 9:01 am No Responses »
Mar 252015

Barad-dûr Crumbles into Shadow…

With a great gnashing of teeth and terrible lamentations, we bear witness to the fall of the Dark Lord of Mordor on this day in Middle-earth, March 25th, 3019!

“The realm of Sauron has ended.”  Said Gandalf read more

 March 25, 2015  Posted by at 6:13 am No Responses »

Switch to our mobile site

Switch to our mobile site