eBay Auction: Lord of the Rings Early 1st Editions Full SetThe first edition full set of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings goes up for auction on eBay; the starting bid is set at $8.17 USD, and is currently at $129.72 USD. Bidding closes on Wednesday, June 15, 2011.
eBay Auction: J.R.R. Tolkien Gift Set - Hologram Cover; CDs: The Hobbit, Lord of the RingsThe audio set, which includes both The Hobbit as well as The Lord of the Rings books, The Hobbit BBC audio CD, and a map of Middle-earth, all contained in a hologram-covered gift box, is currently up for grabs at $28.97 USD. Bidding closes on Sunday, June 26, 2011.
eBay Auction: a 1978 original theatrical poster for The Lord of the RingsThe poster, from an actual NY theatrical showing of The Lord of the Rings, is going for $7,500 USD.
Win a Trip to New Zealand in a Contest Sponsored by Empire OnlineTo celebrate the release of the Lord of the Rings extended editions on Blu-Ray, Empire Online is holding a contest in search of "the biggest Lord of the Rings fan," who will win a trip to New Zealand, a full-day tour of 20 locations from the films, and the Blu-Ray box set.
A New Company Creates Middle-earth Inspired MakeupThe Cinnamon Candies Countryside Collection has created a line of makeup products with such names as Lobelia, the Party Tree, and Green Dragon. Products can be pre-ordered online up until June 14 at Countryside Collection.
LOTRO: Rise of IsengardThe upcoming expansion pack is scheduled for release on September 27, 2011.
Hobbit Project Comes to Hayters GapThe Washington County Public Library System is presenting a special event, which will honour J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit,' on Tuesday, June 21.
Best Buy: Reserve Your Copy of the Lord of the Rings Extended Editions in Blu-RayAnd receive a limited edition One Ring.
Sir Peter Jackson's Plane Lands in QueenstownLeaving fans wondering whether or not scenes from 'The Hobbit' films may be filmed there.
'Hobbit' TalkElijah Wood, Sean Astin, and Dominic Monaghan talk about the upcoming 'Hobbit' films.