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Poll: How Do You Rate The Desolation of Smaug?


poster-hobbitdesolationThe Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug has been in theaters for two weeks.

I figured it is time to poll everyone and see what people think of the movie! I’m pretty harsh concerning it. Make the jump to vote and comment!

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Trailer: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug


poster-hobbitdesolationThe first trailer from The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug has hit the internet(s)!

Make the jump to barrel ride!

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SF & Fantasy

New EMP Fantasy Exhibit Opens


IMG_2539The Experience Music Project has opened Fantasy: Worlds of Myth and Magic, a new exhibit featuring great fantasy items from the history of the genre!

Make the jump to see some pictures and learn more about the exhibit!

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Breaking News: Aragorn Lip-synched Elendil’s Oath


This just in to the Suvudu news desk!
After he rallied the Armies of the West and helped defeat Sauron’s forces in Gondor to lead his army against the Black Gate of Mordor, Aragorn II son of Arathorn was crowned King Elessar Telcontar of Gondor.
Before a gathered mass of Elves, Dwarves, Men, and Hobbits, he sang [...]

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SF & Fantasy

Gifts For the Geek: Day 27: Sting, Orcrist, & Gandalf’s Staff


Last night, I went to see The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.

Love the settings and the attention to detail. I loved seeing Glamdring, Orcrist, and Sting being found.

Well, now the geek in your life can wield a small part of Middle-earth! Make the jump to learn more!

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Gifts For the Geek: Day 20: The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien


tolkien-hobbitboxIn case you’ve been living in Gollum’s cave for the last few years, The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien is being adapted by Peter Jackson!

People will be going to the theaters this December 14th in droves, asses hitting seats and staying for almost three hours to watch 1/3 of a tale. To follow the last 2/3, the only way to do it will be by reading The Hobbit! And here is a cool box-set to aid the Middle-Earth traveler!

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Poll: Seeing The Hobbit On Opening Night?


poster-hobbitThe Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey will be in theaters in exactly one week.

Will you be sitting in a theater that day? Waiting until later? Or just not going?

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Get Your Tickets To The Hobbit Today


poster-hobbitToday, I ordered my preciousss!

No, not the One Ring. Something far more important to me.

I pre-ordered my tickets to opening night for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey! Make the jump to learn more!

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This Tale Grew In The Telling


orullian-unrememberedppEpic fantasy has a great greatness about it and a great flaw.

Sometimes, the tale grows in the telling. Author Peter Orullian just finished the first polished draft of his next Vault of Heaven novel. It’s a biggun’! Make the jump to read about it!

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Why I Write About Elves by Terry Brooks


In 2005, Terry wrote an Amazon Short titled Why I Write About Elves.

It was a short piece of non-fiction, where Terry talks about why he writes fantasy and why it’s important to do so.

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