Dis - Thorin Sister - Kili Fili MotherWelcome 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 the fun!

There’s a fascinating conversation on which creatures  Tolkien invented and which were already in real-world legends.  Come in and join the conversation and you’ll see some surprises right here.

Have you ever wondered about Kili and Fili’s mother, Dis?  Kili mentions her to Tauriel as he shows her the promise-token he carries.  There’s a wonderful fanfic by TORn poster Cirashala called Laments of the Broken Hearted that looks at the life of the most famous Lady-Dwarf of all.  Read about her here.

Want Hobbit Movie News?  Each week, TORn poster DanielLB ventures into the very rich and fast-moving Hobbit Discussion Board to collect the Hobbit Headlines of the Week.  Check out this week’s action here.

We’ll share more topics next week and hope you join in on the conversation!  Don’t forget, TheOneRing.net’s Message Boards have over 10,600 registered Tolkien fans, just like you.  Let your voice be heard!