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Forum: Novices and Newcomers 06-29-2003, 07:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,049
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting The map shows just a small part of the continent...

The map shows just a small part of the continent of Middle-earth. In parts of Book V there are numerous descriptions of "Easterlings", people who came from beyond Mordor. Haradwaith is referred to as...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 06-25-2003, 05:55 AM
Replies: 500
Views: 99,598
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Heh heh heh....guess.

Heh heh heh....guess.
Forum: The Movies 06-19-2003, 01:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,064
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting ...with Magical Elf...

...with Magical Elf Basin....<P>Hehehe.<P>Hehehehhehehehhe.<P>*snort*
Forum: The Movies 06-19-2003, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,004
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Following the story of the Silmaril that was...

Following the story of the Silmaril that was recovered....from the crafting of the Silmarils, to Beren and Lśthien, to the Nauglamir, and finally Eärendil's Star.
Forum: The Movies 05-27-2003, 06:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 850
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Maybe it'll get an award because it completes the...

Maybe it'll get an award because it completes the two other movies that everyone <I>wanted</I> to vote for but couldn't because of the bad adapted endings.
Forum: The Movies 05-26-2003, 08:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,326
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting <I>FotR</I><BR>~the zoomed-out shot of the...

<I>FotR</I><BR>~the zoomed-out shot of the "arrow" firework<BR>~Gandalf, Frodo, and Sam in the woods before they leave for Isengard and Bree, respectively<BR>~full shot of Rivendell<BR>~the "Free...
Forum: The Books 05-26-2003, 08:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,227
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Back? Did it change? It's geography suggests...

Back? Did it change?

It's geography suggests that Gorgoroth was pretty arid to begin with. It was a plateau, meaning that water from the Sea of Nśrnen couldn't get there, and Ephel Dśath and Ered...
Forum: The Movies 05-26-2003, 09:45 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,993
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting The movie, <I>Rudy</I>, was about a kid named...

The movie, <I>Rudy</I>, was about a kid named Rudy (played by good old Sean Astin) who really wanted to play football. He went to school at Notre Dame and finally got to play in the last game, where...
Forum: The Movies 05-26-2003, 09:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 888
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting So far, every time that Frodo has out the Ring on...

So far, every time that Frodo has out the Ring on (in the movies) has been out of his control (fell onto his finger in Bree, just grabbed it quickly when Boromir attacked). He might actually put...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-25-2003, 03:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,211
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting WANTED: Leadership position available in...

WANTED: Leadership position available in beautiful Minas Tirith. Choose your own hours. Pay: However much you want to tax. Also included: Extravagent quarters, personal bodyguard squad, and a...
Forum: Haudh-en-Ndengin 05-25-2003, 03:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,799
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Orcs were Elves that Morgoth had captured,...

Orcs were Elves that Morgoth had captured, tortured, and perverted.
Forum: The Books 05-25-2003, 03:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,227
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Well, Gorgoroth probably stayed really...

Well, Gorgoroth probably stayed really uninhabitable, smelly, and dark.

Nurn, on the other hand, had to be a bit fertile. Elessar gave Nurn to the slaves in Mordor, and I don't think he would've...
Forum: The Books 05-25-2003, 03:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,962
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Sacked means they moved in, killed everyone, took...

Sacked means they moved in, killed everyone, took everything, and left.

They didn't have the power to retake Mt. Gundabad. Remember, it was only around TA 2990 that they attempted to retake Moria....
Forum: The Movies 05-25-2003, 05:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,069
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Wait...that means we're telepathic, too. I'm not...

Wait...that means we're telepathic, too. I'm not speaking to you, but we're communicating....<P>And I've not actually heard of "Osanwe Kenta", but if it's an Elvish telepathy system, would they be...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-24-2003, 09:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,100
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Seven letters. Heh-heh. Hey, it's in Mayhem,...

Seven letters. Heh-heh.

Hey, it's in Mayhem, so it's fair game....

Until it's closed, of course. *cough*

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Forum: The Movies 05-24-2003, 09:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,069
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting No, remember? Galadriel is telepathic in the...

No, remember? Galadriel is telepathic in the movies, for some reason. Which is a subject that hasn't been hated enough. Someone should start a thread called "Elves Aren't Telepathic!"
Forum: The Movies 05-24-2003, 09:16 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,363
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Playing fantasy RPGs on my trusty computer. And...

Playing fantasy RPGs on my trusty computer. And naming my characters "Aragorn" if he's a human, "Legolas" if he's an elf, and "Gimli" if he's a dwarf.<P>And rereading the books constantly.<P>And, of...
Forum: The Books 05-24-2003, 09:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,570
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Arnor is on the LotR maps. On the Eriador map...

Arnor is on the LotR maps. On the Eriador map (the first quarter) it's written in unfilled letters in an arc: "The Lost Realm of Arnor".
Forum: The Movies 05-23-2003, 07:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,525
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting In the books, I always loved Aragorn. But then...

In the books, I always loved Aragorn. But then <I>TTT</I> came out, and it made me think of Legolas' little-described "knifework" from Helm's Deep....now I'm an Elf fan (although Aragorn is still...
Forum: The Books 05-20-2003, 08:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,461
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting There are threads about this (probably a million...

There are threads about this (probably a million pages back, though).

What I remember from that thread was:

It was too dangerous to try to pass so close to Dol Guldur, so they couldn't go...
Forum: The Movies 05-19-2003, 08:54 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,370
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting I think that up until the end of <I>Reloaded</I>...

I think that up until the end of <I>Reloaded</I> there was acually <I>negative</I> plot development, not to mention a bunch of characters with no reason of being or even explanations of who they...
Forum: The Movies 05-19-2003, 08:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,354
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Yeah, for a character with even less plot value...

Yeah, for a character with even less plot value than the French guy, Hugo did pretty well with him. Even though 99% of him was CG....
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 05-18-2003, 04:30 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,621
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Wow, that almost seemed real until I read the Orc...

Wow, that almost seemed real until I read the Orc Weaponry and Death to Peter Jackson summaries....

But if it was real, I'd go. And see you all there, I hope.

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Forum: The Books 05-13-2003, 07:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,560
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting Angmar isn't the name of the Witch-king. It is...

Angmar isn't the name of the Witch-king. It is just the name of his realm. He is always referred to as the "Lord of the Nazgūl", or the "Witch-king of Angmar". No one knows any of the Nazgūl's names...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 05-06-2003, 04:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,214
Posted By Manwe Sulimo
Sting End of 4th: End of civilization as *they knew it*...

End of 4th: End of civilization as *they knew it* (civilization reformed in Egypt, China, Greece, etc., later).

End of 5th: Fall of Rome (enter Europe into "Dark Ages")

End of 6th:...
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