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n.1.The world, considered as lying between heaven and hell.
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As it stands, Faerian Drama depicted above seems prescient of an almost plausible artistic interactive virtual reality--elvish craft has advanced considerably, even though in our Middle-earth it is indeed often inextricable from wizardry or magic.
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Middle-earth in many ways still parallels the world that existed in the late 1940s when the book was being completed.
MIDDLE-EARTH CHIC: Every avid ``Lord of the Rings'' film fan knows that the ``Fellowship of the Ring'' actors each got a tattoo (of the Elvish symbol for ``9'') to commemorate their cinematic brotherhood.
Developed in association with Middle-earth Enterprises, The Lord of the Rings: War in the North explores both original and familiar narrative elements as Warner Bros.
The 3D role-playing game (RPG) will immerse players in the Middle-earth world where they will choose their identities from a cast of archetypal Tolkien characters, form kinships, build race-specific dwellings, explore the landscape, craft unique items and weapons, and perform myriad other activities to bring the world-renowned fantasy realm to life.
As we watch the erstwhile Hobbit Frodo Baggins (Elijah Wood, perfectly cast) and his merry band of wizards, elves and flawed humans try to return a hypnotically powerful ring of evil to the fiery pit where it was forged, Jackson peels back layer upon layer of Tolkien's Middle-earth world, each new revelation a stunner, each new adventure an affirmation of brotherhood.
In development for over four years, the game opens up the mystical world of Middle-earth and creates the opportunity for endless adventure.
The new titles include The Lord of the Rings: Middle-earth Online, an Online Massively Multi-player (OLMMP) role playing game, The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Ring, a real time strategy (RTS) game, and additional PC and console titles based on Tolkien's "The Two Towers" and "The Return of the King.
Luckily, though, Bilbo's nephew Frodo (Elijah Wood) seems to be the only sentient creature in all of Middle-earth with a pure enough soul to carry the ring without being tempted to use it for selfish gain.
The World Tour of Middle-earth is scheduled to begin on April 6th and continue until the anticipated launch of the game on April 24th.