RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 147,673
Posts: 5,839,846
Members: 26,169
Currently online: 465
Newest member: Frankov

TrekToday headlines

Perth Mint Voyager Coins
By: T'Bonz on Sep 1

Face Off To Feature Trek Makeup
By: T'Bonz on Sep 1

Pegg Omaze Video Features Outtakes
By: T'Bonz on Sep 1

Vulcan Ale – The Genesis Effect
By: T'Bonz on Aug 31

Shatner Writing Book About Friendship With Nimoy
By: T'Bonz on Aug 31

Nimoy Documentary ON COPD In Progress
By: T'Bonz on Aug 31

Three New Star Trek Beyond Set Shots
By: T'Bonz on Aug 31

Retro Review: Elogium
By: Michelle Erica Green on Aug 28

Trek Swype Keyboard
By: T'Bonz on Aug 28

Meaney In Talks For McGuinness Role
By: T'Bonz on Aug 27


Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.


Go Back   The Trek BBS > Entertainment & Interests > Science Fiction & Fantasy

Science Fiction & Fantasy All your nerd stuff goes here.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old September 26 2012, 10:14 PM   #1066
Set Harth
Rear Admiral
 
Set Harth's Avatar
 
Location: Angmar
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

Am I misremembering something, or was there a "Great Goblin" design that came out at some point which looked nothing like that?
__________________
Just walk away, and there will be an end to the horror.
Set Harth is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 27 2012, 12:01 AM   #1067
Emh
Doctor of TARDIS
 
Emh's Avatar
 
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Send a message via ICQ to Emh Send a message via AIM to Emh Send a message via Windows Live Messenger to Emh Send a message via Yahoo to Emh
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

Dimesdan wrote: View Post
Chris3123 wrote: View Post
First look at the Goblin King

It's just the action figure, but it gives us a good idea what he will look like in the movie.
Cool, that does look like the thing that falls on the Dwarves in the second trailer right at the end though!
Yeah, I'm pretty sure that's the Goblin King at the end of the second trailer.
__________________
"Eccleston was a tiger and Tennant was, well, Tigger. Smith [is] an uncoordinated housecat who pretends that he meant to do that after falling off a piece of furniture." - Lynne M. Thomas

"I'm in Hell and it's full of Avons!" - Vila
Emh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 29 2012, 04:05 AM   #1068
Chris3123
Vice Admiral
 
Chris3123's Avatar
 
Location: Pensacola, FL
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

New character scroll poster (click for 4000x535 version):



I wouldn't mind having that on my wall.
__________________
"Last night, Darth Vader came down from Planet Vulcan and told me that if I didn't take Lorraine out, that he'd melt my brain."
Chris3123 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 30 2012, 08:39 PM   #1069
JD
Admiral
 
JD's Avatar
 
Location: Arizona, USA
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

Very nice.
__________________
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it is not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance. - Terry Pratchett, Equal Rites
JD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 1 2012, 03:55 AM   #1070
Ancient Mariner
Vice Admiral
 
Ancient Mariner's Avatar
 
Location: Sailing for adventure on the big blue wet thing.
View Ancient Mariner's Twitter Profile
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

That poster definitely hints at some of the more humorous elements to the story. It's interesting to see how the marketing is trying to walk the line between the "epic" nature of LOTR and the more lighthearted elements of The Hobbit. Of course, the real trick will be if the film itself successfully merges both approaches.
__________________
I'm starting to worry about this voyage ...


Ancient Mariner is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 1 2012, 07:19 PM   #1071
JarodRussell
Vice Admiral
 
JarodRussell's Avatar
 
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

Just noticed that this is the year of ensemble cast events. Avengers, Expendables, The Hobbit. If that trend continues, we'll have films with two dozen main characters.
__________________
A movie aiming low should not be praised for hitting that target.
JarodRussell is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 2 2012, 02:11 AM   #1072
Ancient Mariner
Vice Admiral
 
Ancient Mariner's Avatar
 
Location: Sailing for adventure on the big blue wet thing.
View Ancient Mariner's Twitter Profile
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

^ Don't forget the Snow White and Dwarves films ... well ... maybe it's best to forget ...
__________________
I'm starting to worry about this voyage ...


Ancient Mariner is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 5 2012, 06:29 PM   #1073
Wereghost
Part-time poltergeist
 
Wereghost's Avatar
 
Location: Ireland
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

Just saw this on the Total Film website and confirmed it via TheOneRing.net: The first movie will be getting an extended edition release in late 2013! I guess we really are looking at something on the scale of the original trilogy, then.
__________________
"Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can." - Terry Pratchett.
Wereghost is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 5 2012, 07:34 PM   #1074
Timelord Victorious
Rear Admiral
 
Timelord Victorious's Avatar
 
Location: Germany, Earth, the Solar System
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

Awesome. I can look forward then to buying the complete trilogy box in 2016 then! better put some money aside now!
__________________
Spoiler me one more time! I dare ya! I double dare ya!
Timelord Victorious is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 5 2012, 09:04 PM   #1075
Flying Spaghetti Monster
Vice Admiral
 
Flying Spaghetti Monster's Avatar
 
Location: Flying Spaghetti Western
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

This is ridiculous!
__________________
No more adventures! I'm not going that way!
Flying Spaghetti Monster is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 5 2012, 09:07 PM   #1076
Wereghost
Part-time poltergeist
 
Wereghost's Avatar
 
Location: Ireland
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

^ Or sublime.
__________________
"Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can." - Terry Pratchett.
Wereghost is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 5 2012, 09:12 PM   #1077
Skywalker
Admiral
 
Skywalker's Avatar
 
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

Wereghost wrote: View Post
^ Or sublime.
Ridiculously sublime?
Skywalker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 5 2012, 09:13 PM   #1078
Wereghost
Part-time poltergeist
 
Wereghost's Avatar
 
Location: Ireland
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

^ I'd settle for sublimely ridiculous.

(But not really.)
__________________
"Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can." - Terry Pratchett.
Wereghost is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 6 2012, 12:16 AM   #1079
Klaus
Vice Admiral
 
Klaus's Avatar
 
Location: Beach condo, Bay of Eldamar
View Klaus's Twitter Profile
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

I don't see how anyone can be surprised by this news, of course there were going to be EEs for this one too...
__________________
"Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on or by imbeciles who really mean it." - Mark Twain
t-shirts!
deviantArt
Klaus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 6 2012, 05:35 AM   #1080
JD
Admiral
 
JD's Avatar
 
Location: Arizona, USA
Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release

Yeah, after the success they had with the LOTR EEs I'm not at all surprised.
__________________
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it is not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance. - Terry Pratchett, Equal Rites
JD is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
hobbit, lord of the rings, peter jackson, tolkien

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 04:37 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.