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Forum: The Barrow-Downs 11-22-2020, 02:15 PM
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Views: 460,073
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Tillykke med fødselsdagen Greenie

Tillykke med fødselsdagen Greenie
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 11-10-2020, 04:33 PM
Replies: 1,832
Views: 305,001
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Are you excited to start a new career, or is this...

Are you excited to start a new career, or is this change something that belongs to Mordor?
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 11-06-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 1,832
Views: 305,001
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
It is odd how things change. Even though I...

It is odd how things change.
Even though I miss the downs and the interaction we used to have on this site, and it is something i do every single day, I am reluctant to sign in. I think it is...
Forum: The Books 11-01-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 539
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
While obviously Tolkien were inspired by...

While obviously Tolkien were inspired by real-life place names and history, he doesn't strike me as the kind of man to just outright copy/paste a name. I imagine him tinkering away, trying to make...
Forum: The Books 11-01-2020, 04:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 539
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Thanks Huie, this is the sort of stuff I was...

Thanks Huie, this is the sort of stuff I was looking for to "disprove" the theory.



Now I do feel rather silly for starting a thread, rather than simply dusting off the old HoME series. Though...
Forum: The Books 10-31-2020, 05:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 539
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Well, there is nothing complicated with the in...

Well, there is nothing complicated with the in universe etymology, but obviously it was something Tolkien worked a lot on and tinkered with to make fit.



I am not disagreeing, which is why it...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 10-30-2020, 06:05 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 19,993
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
I haven't read through the thread, but want to...

I haven't read through the thread, but want to say that I am very impressed by the work you guys have put in.

And on a personal note it was a delight that you kept the first post updated as a...
Forum: The Books 10-30-2020, 05:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 539
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
1420! Etymology: Isengard and Helms Deep

Rather infuriating a Danish radioshow have been spreading the word that Tolkien was inspired by easter Jutland when coming up for place names, but offer little in the way of proof.

The very...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 07-25-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 2,322
Views: 285,827
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Random, but hopefully chronological thoughts: ...

Random, but hopefully chronological thoughts:

First of all I think Brinn did a good job getting us started, an innocent sentence perhaps, but not easy to convert into a drawing (in my opinion).
...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 07-23-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 2,322
Views: 285,827
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
I have been checking in a few times a day lately,...

I have been checking in a few times a day lately, just to see if the final result had been posted.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 06-16-2020, 02:46 PM
Replies: 5,168
Views: 475,521
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
What Nogrod is saying here is that the game will...

What Nogrod is saying here is that the game will be different than normal, and change is bad. ;)

Anyways I haven't tried to develop the idea since the end of the game, but I think we are...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 06-16-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,616
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
They are out of place, and it annoys me that we...

They are out of place, and it annoys me that we never really get to know Goldberry.
And yes "ring a dong dillo" is a bit off putting.

I would say so. Gandalf is the one person that makes...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 06-16-2020, 12:14 AM
Replies: 3,229
Views: 381,165
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Deleting private messages on the downs. I...

Deleting private messages on the downs.

I have no use for that paper telephone or werewolf message, yet it hurts every time i delete one.

Not to speak of the anguish if i remove an old pm...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 06-15-2020, 02:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,616
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
I completely agree with this, and I thought of...

I completely agree with this, and I thought of naming it amongst my favorites. I guess it doesn't do any harm that we also associate it with this sinister forum.

I actually think the Danish...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 06-13-2020, 02:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,616
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Silmaril Your Favorite Things Tolkien

This thread is being created as requested by Boromir88.

Let's have a little lighthearted thread about our personal preferences, shall we?

I suggest we start with The Fellowships of the Ring,...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-22-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 8,388
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
I stumbled upon Eivør's music a few years ago...

I stumbled upon Eivør's music a few years ago when i was creating a playlist for a vacation (with my father and siblings) to Tórshavn.

I have been taking Icelandic classes lately, and so I put on...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-22-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 8,388
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
I am thankful for the support, less so for the...

I am thankful for the support, less so for the "wall of text" memes in QT-thread that have made my eyes bleed.

:cool:
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-22-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 8,388
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Thank you. It was something I picked up a little...

Thank you. It was something I picked up a little more than a year ago, and while it is a source of much joy, it is not the best supplement to a game of werewolf.

I can see you are forcing my hand....
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 05-22-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,939
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
When I first read the Silmarillion I tended to...

When I first read the Silmarillion I tended to skim a lot of the early chapters, and to this day I have a hard time remembering the different valar etc.


Bible?
I always saw it as a history...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-18-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 8,388
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
I have skimmed through a few pages of the...

I have skimmed through a few pages of the quarantine thread, and so far this is my favourite quotation.



I am not sure I dare read through the whole thing though.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-18-2020, 03:26 PM
Replies: 2,322
Views: 285,827
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
I would be up for another round.

I would be up for another round.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-18-2020, 03:23 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 8,388
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
I am not sure I care for this new nickname. ...

I am not sure I care for this new nickname.

I wasn't ordinary, I was outright abysmal. :smokin:
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-17-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 1,438
Views: 42,231
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
++Kath

++Kath
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-17-2020, 12:05 PM
Replies: 1,438
Views: 42,231
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
It’s official, I have been wrong about...

It’s official, I have been wrong about everything!

It will be nice to win, even if my contribution have been on par with a cobbler.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-17-2020, 11:29 AM
Replies: 1,438
Views: 42,231
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
If this turns out to be true, and I don't see why...

If this turns out to be true, and I don't see why it shouldn't, it means I have played the worst game ever. I mean, I will have been wrong about 95-100% of my suspicions...

I cannot see any logic...
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