Gandalf at the Black GateWelcome 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 active 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!

In the Reading Room, noWizardme started some fascinating conversation when speculating about how Gandalf would have…  say… come to the Black Gate with Frodo and Sam?  Or Cirith Ungol?  Join in the speculation here.

If you’ve ever wondered about what kind of characters make up the TORn Community, check out the Pollantir where W1tchK1nG queried about our age and BlackFox wondered about our height.  It’s quite a new look at those of us who dwell in’s Message Boards!

Want Hobbit Movie News?  TORn poster DanielLB bravely ventures into the very rich and fast-moving Hobbit Discussion Board to collect The Hobbit Headlines.  Check out the latest action here.

We’ll share more topics next week and hope you join in on the conversation!  Don’t forget,’s Message Boards have over 11,200 registered Tolkien fans, just like you.  Let your voice be heard!