Nea’s Compassion

tiramochi: read these, then look me in the eye & just tell me that nea is a psychopathic, remorseless murderer who hates humans tell me that he lacks compassion is […]

What Made Tolkien’s Work So Iconic

A bit late, but here it is… Tolkien is the most well-known fantasy writer there ever has been. His books defined the modern fantasy genre, and inspired a huge number […]

Numenorean Defensive Works

Numenorean architecture was massive. Tolkien states that in the fashion of Egyptians, Numenoreans built very large things. This is shown almost immediately upon the Fellowship arriving to old borders of […]

What Is Watcher in the Water

Watcher in the Water is one of many shady creatures populating Tolkien’s Legendarium. Nobody knows where it came from, what its intents or even basic nature are. Even its appearance […]

What Makes a Good Sword

Quality of a sword is determined by its utility in battle. This utility is dependant on several basic characteristics (properties) of the sword, whose relative importance depends on the situation: […]

Mistakes in Lord of the Rings movies

Introduction This post will cover mistakes in the Lord of the Rings movies, as they pertain to the military tactics and technology. The greater mythological / worldbuilding mistakes (of which […]