Tag Archives: LotR

Roast Mutton – Hobbit SBG – Battle Report — Battles in Middle Earth

Thanks in part to the encouragement of you all and a holiday weekend here in the US, I finally played my next scenario and this time it is the first one from An Unexpected Journey! I’ve been looking forward to … Continue reading

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What’s in the spelling? — Middle-earth Reflections

As the manuscripts of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings made their ways to the publishers in their respective time, Tolkien faced an unexpected problem. All of the instances of Dwarves or dwarvish and elvish or elven were … Continue reading

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We’re getting a new Lord of the Rings MMO…from Amazon — Critical Hit

Amazon Game Studios announced that they are currently developing an MMO based on Tolkien’s fantasy world to coincide with the production of Amazon’s Lord of the Rings series I love Lord of the Rings as much as the next guy. … Continue reading

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Tattered Map Sandwich — Adventures In Mapping

So the other day I saw this delightful teaser tweet about an upcoming Lord of the Rings series on Amazon Prime. It’s a beaut. Clearly a take-off from the Christopher Tolkien illustrated map in the sleeves of hardcover LOTR books … Continue reading

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Chivalry & Sorcery – the Medieval Role Playing Game Kickstarter Campaign

I haven’t done a Kickstarter campaign post in a while. I came across this one less than an hour ago – Chivalry & Sorcery – the Medieval Role Playing Game Kickstarter Campaign: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/cns5/chivalry-and-sorcery-the-medieval-role-playing-game. I have been a fan of the … Continue reading

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Does Your Hobbying Eye Ever Wander? — Battles in Middle Earth

I’ve thought about writing this before because truthfully I’ve been a bit unfaithful to LOTRSBG/HobbitSBG/MESBG despite being madly in love with it in 2019. Once I started playing Escape From Goblin Town scenarios, I fell in love with the wargaming … Continue reading

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My First Foray Into Terrain Making — Battles in Middle Earth

Unless you count the Goblin Town terrain I have been painting (which I don’t), I have never made any terrain before and certainly not from scratch. Thankfully, there are some great videos on Youtube by the Terrain Tutor to learn … Continue reading

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The Scouring of the Shire Returns to MESBG! — Battles in Middle Earth

The point of this blog post isn’t really to break news that many people will have already seen but to share my excitement for the news and explain how it will shape what I’m doing in the near future. First … Continue reading

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Re-blogging / Sharing – Several Ways to Do It

Standard Disclaimer: I am not an attorney and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as legal advice. If you need legal advice, please consult a legal expert who is familiar with the area of … Continue reading

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Why Must the Elves Leave Middle-Earth? – LOTR Lore – YouTube Video

Here’s a YouTube video on Lord of the Rings (LotR) – Why Must the Elves Leave Middle-Earth? – LOTR Lore: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8GS3tt0kIsg (around 13:19 minutes long).

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