Kili and Tauriel romance.....NO THANKS!

Discussion in 'Science Fiction & Fantasy' started by Noddy, Nov 15, 2013.

  1. Noddy

    Noddy Captain

    Jul 29, 2013
    A great many members familiar with Tolkien are probably aware of Tauriel, the female elf created by Peter Jackson and inserted into the story of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. While many are concerned about this inclusion of a totally new character not in the original books, one thing I'm more perturbed about is the rumor going around that Tauriel will have a romantic subplot with Kili the dwarf. I just think this is going too far. The Hobbit simply doesn't need a love story, IMO, and it just strikes me as too mundane and gimmicky. Sure, the LotR trilogy had romantic interests, but at least they were what Tolkien originally wrote. This....just feels so horribly wrong somehow.
  2. sojourner

    sojourner Admiral Admiral

    Sep 4, 2008
    Just around the bend.
    Don't believe everything you read on the internets.
  3. Gov Kodos

    Gov Kodos Admiral Admiral

    Mar 23, 2004
    Gov Kodos on Mohammed's Radio, WZVN Boston
    Wut? How else am I to vent my nerd rage?
  4. Gaith

    Gaith Vice Admiral Admiral

    May 11, 2008
    San Francisco, CA
    Pretty sure there's already a Hobbit 2 thread out there.

  5. Set Harth

    Set Harth Vice Admiral Admiral

    Mar 10, 2010
    Kili's already hitting on elves in the AUJ EE.