It's no secret among friends, family, and fellow geeks I've met over teh Interwebz that I have such a PASSION for The Lord of the Rings (or "LOTR," which fans call the trilogy), first made endearing to me by J.R.R. Tolkien's series of three books (with a prequel, The Hobbit), and eventually, Peter Jackson's film rendition. LOTR has become a huge part of my life, and it somehow sneaks into my daily life so naturally... and you'll see something LOTR-related scattered about the house: the books, collectibles, a dragon figurine, calendars, etc etc...
And yes, toys.
|"The Fellowship of the Bracelet." Wait, whuut? xD|
I believe LEGO's been part of a person's childhood one way or another, in spite of how expensive they've become for the past years! Along with Play-Doh, LEGO was just one of those toys I gave up last
I was wrong. :P I've never really given toys up... only now, I'm more of a collector than anything. But what's LEGO if you don't actually build with it?
WE MUST HAVE IT.... YESSS PRECIOUSSSS WE WANTSSS IT......
|We'll be nice hobbitsses, won't we, Preciouss?|
Of course, like most people, I get updates from all aspects of life through Facebook (hehe), and I've first gotten a glimpse of the news via TheOneRing.Net (the link leads straight to the LEGO news bit, so go ahead and check it out. :D). As expected, fellow geeks and friends of the LOTR fold began re-posting it and re-Tweeting it, instantly adding LOTR: LEGO to their wish lists (like me... ohohoho~!!) even though the sets haven't been released yet! They're to be
I mean... WHO CAN RESIST THESE LITTLE GUYS???
|The Hobbits have fierceness. Everyone else has... cheekbones. *serious nod*|
|And you thought the "Star Wars" LEGO sets were the cutest thing EVAR.|
|I WANT THE HELM'S DEEP SET FER SURE!!!!|