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Brothers In Arms – Hobbit SBG Battle Report — Battles in Middle Earth

This week’s scenario presents something very different. Instead of platforms limiting movement, there was an open board to play on. Knowing that my kitchen table wouldn’t realistically pass for the caves in the Misty Mountains, I decided to order a … Continue reading

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Mt Taranaki’s Goblin Forests — Stories from the Road

An enchanted walk… via Mt Taranaki’s Goblin Forests — Stories from the Road. Google Maps: Mount Taranaki, New Zealand. Lots of photos.

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Why I Love… Cosmic Encounter – with Tom Vasel – YouTube Video

I haven’t played the latest incarnation of Cosmic Encounter, but here’s a video about it: Why I Love… Cosmic Encounter – with Tom Vasel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4KkhCRa7hhA (about 14:08 minutes long). You can also learn more about it on BoardGameGeek https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/39463/cosmic-encounter. Official website: … Continue reading

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Tolkien Movie (2019) — Boccob’s Blessed Blog

    A biopic on the early life of J.R.R Tolkien is in post production. The film is set to be released on May 10th. Not much is known at this point as the film seems to have no official … Continue reading

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Secret building that could be a house from Middle Earth in The Hobbit or Lord of the Rings: YouTube Video

Standard Disclaimer: these buildings are on private property and you need permission to visit them. Don’t blame me if the property owner decides to have you arrested, shoots you, or otherwise causes you grief for not getting permission before visiting.  … Continue reading

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The Best (and Worst) Books for Tolkien Biography — Luke Shelton

I have seen several news stories along the lines of “books to read before seeing Tolkien” around the internet recently. While I applaud news outlets for encouraging reading tied to movies, several of these posts, though certainly not all, recommend … Continue reading

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This new trailer for Tolkien looks to show the inspiration behind his stories — Critical Hit

Get a rare insight into the mind and history of a legend in Fox Searchlight’s new trailer for Tolkien. via This new trailer for Tolkien looks to show the inspiration behind his stories — Critical Hit.

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