Desolation of SmaugToday is the big day! The first trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug will be released worldwide at 1pm EDT/10am PDT (All Timezones).’s staff will be on hand both LIVE and behind the scenes to digest, analyze and report on all the juicy tidbits from the new trailer. Will we see more of Smaug? Beorn? Many questions will be answered in just a few short hours. The anticipation is palpable, and our crack staff at will be ready to share all the juicy details as they are available.

Many people are asking us where the trailer will debut. We do not yet know precisely where the launch will occur. When we do, we will let you know! However, we do suggest keeping an eagle eye on the following in the meantime:

* The official Hobbit movie facebook page.
* Peter Jackson’s facebook page.
* The Warner Bros. Youtube channel
* The Apple trailers page.

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