Ring*Con: Hobbit, Game of Thrones and more

Damn those orcs!
Damn those orcs!

The Tolkienist is at Ring*Con right now, one of the best fantasy film and literature conventions out there. First talk of today was “33 best fantasy novels of all times”, tomorrow there will be the “Olwe Show” and a surprise special/ talk/ reading/ lecture.  To give you some ideas about what is happening right now some pictures via Instagram.

On the way to Ring*Con.

At Ring*Con you will find “The Lord of the Rings” (green German edition) even at the bar!

You want to see a LEGO Minas Tirith? Come to Ring*Con 🙂

Yes, it’s Gandalf at LEGO Minas Tirith saving the city!

The Muster of Rohan has begun! One of the biggest Rohan dioramas

The Rohirrim will save Gondor!

That Uruk-hai is in trouble! Cosplay at Ring*Con

Yes, even Radagast is in the house.

Damn, how did get Gandalf all those Ranger of Ithilien into the Hobbit?

Rangers of Ithilien in action!

Marcel R. Bülles

Marcel R. Bülles is the author of thetolkienist.com, a specialist blog centering on worldwide Tolkien fandom, geekdom and research. He works as a freelance translator, journalist and writer and is the founder of the German Tolkien Society as well as a co-founder to RingCon, Europe's formerly biggest fantasy film convention. You can find him in cafés all over the world sipping an espresso blogging, writing, reading. At one point he was married to an extremely lovely French lady by the nickname of Sauron. Yes, that Sauron. He is also active with the International Tolkien Fellowship on Facebook and the Tolkien Folk on Instagram.