13DwarvesWelcome to our collection of TORn’s hottest topics for the past week. If you’ve fallen behind on what’s happening on the Message Boards, here’s a great way to catch the highlights. Or if you’re new to TORn and want to enjoy some great conversations, just follow the links to some of our most popular discussions. Watch this space as every weekend we will spotlight the most popular buzz on TORn’s Message Boards. Everyone is welcome, so come on in and join in the fun!

This week on Main, Roheryn is leading us in the latest SAST (Number 11), *spoiler warning for those who HAVEN’T read the book!*

In the Reading Room, noWizardMe is asking about Tolkien’s universe and how he approached it.

On The Hobbit board ElanorFlower is asking about the number of comedians that have been cast in The Hobbit, is this a good thing or bad, share your views with us here.

Over at TORn Moots & other Events, the big thing is HobbitCon. Check out what our happy Message Boarders who were there have to say here.

We’ll share more topics next week and we hope you will come and join in the conversations!  Don’t forget, TheOneRing.net’s message boards have over 9,500 registered Tolkien fans, just like you.  Let your voice be heard!


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