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J.R.R. Tolkien’s Unfinished ‘The Story of Kullervo’ Will Be Published This Year

J.R.R. Tolkien is most notably known for his novels The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, as well as the posthumously published The Silmarillion, which describes the mythology and history of Tolkien’s legendarium. Now, almost forty years since The Silmarillion was published, Tolkien fans will be delighted to know that the author’s estate is...

Win a Four Pack of Tickets to the Sherlock Holmes Exhibit Discovery Cube Orange County

We mentioned it on this week’s Legion of Leia Podcast with Chloe Dykstra, and here it is! Want to win a four pack of tickets to the Sherlock Holmes Exhibit Discovery Cube in Orange County, CA? We’ve got one for you! The exhibit, which runs until September 7 give you a chance to solve crimes and check out the history behind Sir Arthur...

Troll: The Rise of Harry Potter Jr. Is Coming – No, It’s Not Related to J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter

Um, okay, this is certainly not going to involve a lawsuit down the road. Remember that old 1986 movie Troll? The one in which the Potter family, and their son Harry Potter Jr.? (No, I didn’t either.) We are apparently going to get a new animated film and TV series based on that called, Troll: The Rise of Harry Potter Jr., which has...

The Shannara Chronicles first footage analysis

MTV recently released a first trailer for The Shannara Chronicles, the upcoming show based on the fantasy novel series by Terry Brooks, beginning from . Having been a fan of the Shannara books for many years, I am more excited for this series than any new television show since Star Trek: The Next Generation. However, as is sometimes the case with...

MTV’s The Shannara Chronicles coming 2016

Today at San Diego Comic-Con, MTV announced that the highly anticipated series based on Terry Brooks’ Shannara novels will begin airing January 2016. Season one of The Shannara Chronicles will adapt The Elfstones of Shannara. The show will star Poppy Drayton as Elven Princess Amberle, Austin Butler as reluctant hero Wil Ohmsford, Ivana...