We have detected that cookies are not enabled on your browser. Please enable cookies to ensure the proper experience.

Search:

Type: Posts; User: tuor66; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 16 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    8
    Views
    2,752

    I just discovered this thread and submitted a few...

    I just discovered this thread and submitted a few days ago. It's a great idea and needs to be promoted heavily. I am not a fan of in-game shout-out recruiting and feel that players willing to do a...
  2. Replies
    1
    Views
    360

    Perhaps Ar-Pharazôn could be considered corrupted...

    Perhaps Ar-Pharazôn could be considered corrupted although it was also skillful deception by Sauron that lead to the worship of Morgoth and the attempted invasion of Valinor. Deception and temptation...
  3. Replies
    2
    Views
    559

    Tolkien's Beowulf to be published

    May 22nd, 2014

    http://www.tolkienbeowulf.com/
  4. Thread: Frodo was 50+?

    by tuor66
    Replies
    24
    Views
    2,245

    probably so but what about the pipeweed and ale...

    probably so but what about the pipeweed and ale consumption effects over time? Good thing this is fantasy :)
  5. Thread: Frodo was 50+?

    by tuor66
    Replies
    24
    Views
    2,245

    doesn't really sum up your typical hobbit though...

    doesn't really sum up your typical hobbit though :p
  6. Replies
    93
    Views
    8,125

    The Ring gives you power according to your...

    The Ring gives you power according to your measure. I don't think anyone would be able to command the Orcs but someone like Aragorn or Boromir might make them scatter and flee and use the Ring's...
  7. Replies
    93
    Views
    8,125

    It was called Orodruin which is Sindarin and...

    It was called Orodruin which is Sindarin and translates to 'mountain of red flame'. Mount Doom is a translation of Amon Amarth which is what the people of Gondor called it after it errupted at the...
  8. Replies
    52
    Views
    4,352

    Are you referring to the nifty wizard fight...

    Are you referring to the nifty wizard fight between Saruman and Gandalf in "Fellowship" ? That only happened in the movie. In the book it was much more subdued. They had a conversation about the Ring...
  9. Thread: Iron Garrison

    by tuor66
    Replies
    60
    Views
    5,101

    we never finish around here :p But Gloin was...

    we never finish around here :p

    But Gloin was at Imladris for the council and might not have been in a hurry to return with winter approaching so it's a bit ingenious of the devs to work that idea...
  10. Thread: Iron Garrison

    by tuor66
    Replies
    60
    Views
    5,101

    Not to mention that Turbine couldn't imagine...

    Not to mention that Turbine couldn't imagine releasing an expansion without friendly way-stations with quest givers, vendors, banks, mail and so on although it would have been interesting if they...
  11. Replies
    62
    Views
    3,999

    Agreed but I want to know where Aragorn took...

    Agreed but I want to know where Aragorn took Frodo, and why ? :p
  12. Replies
    72
    Views
    5,698

    I'm happy with the way both books came out. If I...

    I'm happy with the way both books came out. If I could only take one to a deserted isle it would have to be LOTR but I still enjoy reading the Hobbit. Much like the PJ films there are things in one...
  13. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,900

    They wore grey or dark green cloaks, with no...

    They wore grey or dark green cloaks, with no ornament save for a cloak-clasp shaped like a six-pointed star. No logo but the star clasp appears to be some sort of identification symbol.
  14. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,970

    Keep in mind that Gondolin was built in secret...

    Keep in mind that Gondolin was built in secret and no one knew where it was, not even the other Noldor. Only Hurin and Huor had knowledge where it was and they never revealed it to anyone (although...
  15. Thread: Tolkien Ring

    by tuor66
    Replies
    1
    Views
    730

    Interesting but I think people are stretching too...

    Interesting but I think people are stretching too far trying to make the connection. Magic rings are not exactly rare in mythology and, in it's original conception, Bilbo's ring was just a generic...
  16. Replies
    20
    Views
    3,079

    One of my favorites as well.

    One of my favorites as well.
  17. Replies
    20
    Views
    3,079

    to say the least....there are so many to choose...

    to say the least....there are so many to choose from. Mine would be the moment when the Lord of the Nazgul confronts Gandalf and the horns of Rohan are heard. Also Bilbo and Thorin's farewell. The...
  18. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,389

    I like the personification of Arda idea. Or maybe...

    I like the personification of Arda idea. Or maybe he's a physical manifestation of an echo of the Great Music. He exists until the music ends and doesn't interfere, just watches it play out.
  19. Replies
    104
    Views
    11,441

    Stories can have inner meanings and broad themes...

    Stories can have inner meanings and broad themes without being allegorical.

    His dislike of allegory was in the foreward of LOTR. He also said (of LOTR) in Letter #203 that "There is no 'symbolism'...
  20. Replies
    104
    Views
    11,441

    I don't take myself seriously, as in 'I'm some...

    I don't take myself seriously, as in 'I'm some sort of expert so don't question me', but as for the lore, guilty as charged and proud of it. The lore comes from the literature and the literature is...
  21. Replies
    104
    Views
    11,441

    this seems applicable...

    this seems applicable
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kQFKtI6gn9Y
  22. Replies
    104
    Views
    11,441

    Not likely to happen - the sig tells the tale.

    Not likely to happen - the sig tells the tale.
  23. as Bruce Wayne might say ... "I'm batman";) ...

    as Bruce Wayne might say ... "I'm batman";)

    Seriously.... during WW1 it was common for an officer to have a 'batman' who was a soldier who ran errands and did any number of misc. tasks for the...
  24. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,426

    The lesson from all this ... Never use logic and...

    The lesson from all this ... Never use logic and reasoned extrapolation from the books to get between a role-player and their preferred back-story. :confused:
  25. Replies
    52
    Views
    3,421

    I disagree, there were three recording pairings....

    I disagree, there were three recording pairings. First, Tuor and Idril. Except for the fall of Gondolin, which was inevitable, what was tragic here? Tuor and Idril sailed West and their fate is...
Results 1 to 25 of 390
Page 1 of 16 1 2 3 4

This form's session has expired. You need to reload the page.

Reload