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J.R.R. Tolkien

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Lego The Lord of the Rings

With neat Lego recreations of the memorable locations, and challenging gameplay, Lego The Lord of the Rings is a lot of fun, if you can get past the awkward controls.

By Nov. 12, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 12, 2013

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QuizUp

Whether you're playing against total strangers or your friends, QuizUp is a fun, challenging, and frequently-updated trivia game.

By Mar. 19, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Mar. 19, 2014

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Frodo on top in 'Periodic Table of Middle Earth'

Gollum, Bilbo, Sauron, Smaug, and other characters feature as elements in the chart, which was created by a geek chemist.

By May. 7, 2013

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How much would you cough up for a Hobbit home?

With "The Hobbit" opening in U.S. theaters this week, a new infographic takes a glimpse at how much it would cost to buy a real-life Hobbiton abode similar to Bag End.

By Dec. 14, 2012

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Lord of the Rings slots land Warner Bros. in legal adventure

A lawsuit filed by the estate of author J.R.R. Tolkien alleges that the studio doesn't have the right to sell Lord of the Rings online games, slot machines, and related items.

By Nov. 20, 2012

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A handcrafted Barbie, er, Baggins dream house

British woman creates a miniature version of Bilbo Baggins' house from Tolkien's classic stories. You might say the Hobbit hole is downright precious.

By May. 11, 2010

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'Hobbit' dragon stretches wings on Air New Zealand plane

Get a first peek at all of Smaug plastered on the side of an airplane flying from New Zealand to Los Angeles.

By Dec. 2, 2013

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'Hobbit' villains suffer vitamin D deficiency, researcher says

The evil creatures in Middle-earth may be paying for their dark ways with a vitamin D deficiency.

By Dec. 16, 2013

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Lego 'Lord of the Rings' sets astound in hands-on video

Check out CNET UK's closeup look at seven new-to-the-U.K. Lego "Lord of the Rings" sets, complete with Lego Gandalf.

By Jul. 5, 2012