Damn those orcs!

Ring*Con: Hobbit, Game of Thrones and more

The Tolkienist is at Ring*Con right now, one of the best fantasy film and literature conventions out there. First talk of today was “33 best fantasy novels of all times”, tomorrow there will be...

A window into a fantastical world

Why did you call this blog “The Tolkienist”?

There are a number of obvious reasons to this. First of all, any website would do well in chosing a decent name. I could have called it but that wouldn’t be easy to...

Tolkien Mailing Competition 2013

Tolkien Mailing Competition goes international

For seven years in a row the Hungarian Tolkien Society (MTT) has organised Tolkien Levelező Verseny, the Tolkien Mailing Competition. School groups from the ages of 10 to 18 were asked questions, divided into...