Audio Episode Where will The Hobbit: There and Back Again begin? A. An historic flashback in any location B. Erebor in the present C. Laketown in the present D. Dol Guldur in the present E. None of the above (including prolog or frame narrative) Corey: D Trish: A Dave: E Listener Poll: A
The second installment of Phase 1 of Year 3 of Riddles in the Dark team sees us revisiting The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug one last time. Three key themes are considered in the context of how they will follow through into The Hobbit: There and Back Again: 1) Dark versus Light; 2) Tauriel and Legolas […]
The spotlight now swivels to the third VIP for Mythmoot II: Back Again, rounding out a panel of creative artists who will set the Moot on fire! “Did you ever get the feeling that fairy tales don’t seem so fanciful anymore? Lately it seems the monsters are real, the quest insurmountable, and the heroes are only […]
Final preparations are in full swing for Mythmoot II: Back Again! This is going to be a Mythmoot to rival or surpass the first one. Music, art, and a wide array of topics in our presentation sessions–not to mention a pub quiz Saturday night emceed by Riddles in the Dark co-host Dave Kale–will make our […]
The spotlight falls on the second of our three VIP creative artists who will be with us at Mythmoot II: Back Again, December 14 and 15 in Baltimore, Maryland. Jef Murray Jef Murray (www.JefMurray.com) is an internationally known artist, author, and illustrator. His paintings, sketches, and writings appear in fantasy publications and cultural journals (Amon […]
Dr. Amy H. Sturgis “Catches Fire” in her latest video, which focuses on The Hunger Games.
Mythgard’s own Dr. Amy H. Sturgis and Professor Jessica O’Brien invite you to join them in a celebration of The Hunger Games this Friday at Lenoir-Rhyne University.
Dissecting the first trailer of Movie #2 on Riddles in the Dark! The first trailer for The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug was released at 1 pm Eastern time on Tuesday June 11, and the Riddles in the Dark co-hosts convened within hours to discuss it. The result: Nearly three hours to go through a two-minute […]
“No Holds Bard” on Riddles in the Dark Digest #2.06 Once again, your tireless co-hosts Trish Lambert and Laura Berkholtz discuss analyst and listener responses to Riddles in the Dark 2.06. What will Bard do once the Dwarves reach Laketown? Will he help them or hinder their quest? And what about the smoking dolly? We […]
Figuring out Movie 2 on a bonus episode of Riddles in the Dark Digest Trish Lambert welcomes Breana Melvin, winner of last years Riddles in the Dark riddle game to talk about Movie 2. Breana compiled all of Peter Jackson’s public videos (prior to release of the first movie trailer) about The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug, […]