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Forum: Quiz Room Today, 02:23 PM
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Posted By Huinesoron
They aren't, it's just the first letter. :) ...

They aren't, it's just the first letter. :)

hS
Forum: Novices and Newcomers Today, 01:26 PM
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Views: 4,396
Posted By Huinesoron
We made it through Turin! Stars and water...

We made it through Turin!

Stars and water he's hard work. But I've finally managed to bump off not just Turin, but his entire family and most of his friends and enemies as well. Thingol is still...
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 09:12 AM
Replies: 10,239
Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
N-- ... The clue is not indicating that...

N--

...

The clue is not indicating that you need to take the fourth letter, no.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 08:03 AM
Replies: 10,239
Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
I wound up puzzling over this one myself. The...

I wound up puzzling over this one myself. The answer is indeed Earnur, with 'the city' being Minas Morgul... I think the clue was 'EARNER + "E? No, U!", but I'm honestly not certain.

URWEN - An...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Today, 05:47 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 12,028
Posted By Huinesoron
Strictly speaking this isn't Zong news (though a...

Strictly speaking this isn't Zong news (though a preview might have snuck in), but it's definitely Zong-adjacent: when I went back to the office I started wearing a variety of pin-badges on my...
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 05:28 AM
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Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
Ur (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ur). :) It's...

Ur (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ur). :) It's kind of the ur-ancient city, so to speak. ^_~

hS
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 02:54 AM
Replies: 10,239
Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
^_^ That's exactly what they are. ...

^_^ That's exactly what they are.

(Originally it was going to be single women, but that only gives about 5 letters, and most of those are vowels, so.)



Correct!

URWEN - An ancient city...
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 03:23 PM
Replies: 10,239
Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
"He may live as a wolf, but he will die Ron." :D ...

"He may live as a wolf, but he will die Ron." :D

All three correct.

1. U - An ancient city (now? then? Start huffing less) with an older and sadder name.
NIENNA - An endless Elvish gift: one...
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 12:58 PM
Replies: 10,239
Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
That's the chappie; you see why I was amused? ;) ...

That's the chappie; you see why I was amused? ;)

1. - An ancient city (now? then? Start huffing less) with an older and sadder name.
NIENNA - An endless Elvish gift: one German backwards cries....
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 11:46 AM
Replies: 10,239
Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
This is entirely wrong (though would fit the...

This is entirely wrong (though would fit the theme), but hilariously you're only one letter away from getting the answer.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 05:42 AM
Replies: 10,239
Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
It is not (and 'Mother' is a cryptic element). ...

It is not (and 'Mother' is a cryptic element).

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 09-26-2020, 02:51 PM
Replies: 10,239
Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
Oakenshield it is. I was always taught that the...

Oakenshield it is. I was always taught that the three English trees were oak, ash, and elm - up until elm went rather solidly extinct in these parts.

1. - An ancient city (now? then? Start...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-26-2020, 12:24 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 12,028
Posted By Huinesoron
I just get easily distracted while working at...

I just get easily distracted while working at home. Shhh, don't tell anyone. (Though most of the drawing was done at lunchtime, fear not.)



I was going to just talk about how singable it is,...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-25-2020, 01:10 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 12,028
Posted By Huinesoron
And we have a new video! ...

And

we have

a new video!

Galadriel's Lament: Remastered (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vtmMGidvr0M)

With shiny new digital effects and also probably everything stays the right size...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-25-2020, 05:51 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 12,028
Posted By Huinesoron
I was aiming for 'sneer', but am happy with...

I was aiming for 'sneer', but am happy with 'smirk'.

Oh look, here's trouble:

https://i.imgur.com/Oh2hZ4l.png

I am cheating outrageously by keeping him in neutral pose, but I really enjoy...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-25-2020, 02:39 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 12,028
Posted By Huinesoron
Hurrah! I had to completely redraw Curufin's...

Hurrah! I had to completely redraw Curufin's eyebrows on the computer, because he looked - shudder - happy in the original.

Next up is redrawing Finrod, and then deciding whether Wind or the...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-24-2020, 03:09 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 12,028
Posted By Huinesoron
A number of things have come together - I'm back...

A number of things have come together - I'm back working from home, and I've acquired a better video editing program* - and have led me to consider upgrading from 'digital sketch' to 'pencil-coloured...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-24-2020, 01:42 AM
Replies: 10,239
Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
Oh, hah. Nothing to do with any of that (except...

Oh, hah. Nothing to do with any of that (except in the sense that this person is distantly related to them... but frankly, it's Middle-earth, isn't everyone?)



Correct; ANN(a)EIN backwards.
...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-23-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 10,239
Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
It is! The full derivation is reversed ELECT +...

It is! The full derivation is reversed ELECT + BRIM + BORE (dull) gives 'Tcelebrimbore', which is then topped and tailed.

1. - An ancient city (now? then? Start huffing less) with an older and...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-22-2020, 01:43 AM
Replies: 10,239
Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
Not even close. o.o I am very pleased...

Not even close.



o.o I am very pleased that I have no idea what you're talking about.

1. - An ancient city (now? then? Start huffing less) with an older and sadder name.
2. - An endless...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-22-2020, 01:40 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 12,028
Posted By Huinesoron
Ooh, yikes. It sounds really good musically,...

Ooh, yikes. It sounds really good musically, but... not like the Oath. The first part feels a bit dirge-y, and the second part, as you say, goes a bit heroic.

I think almost all versions of the...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-21-2020, 07:11 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 12,028
Posted By Huinesoron
Sounds good to me. :) Oh! I didn't...

Sounds good to me. :)



Oh! I didn't realise I stuck that close. Then we should probably keep cursed, which is entirely accurate. I just think it's a bit insulting to them. ^_~ ("Fate-bound" or...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-21-2020, 05:39 AM
Replies: 10,239
Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
Correct. (Irime Lalwen presumably lived in...

Correct. (Irime Lalwen presumably lived in Hithlum with her favourite brother, but it's always possible she was somewhere else. Similarly, her fitting the theme is technically an assumption, though I...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-21-2020, 03:08 AM
Replies: 10,239
Views: 458,633
Posted By Huinesoron
That was good! I have an inordinate fondness for...

That was good! I have an inordinate fondness for tightly-constrained themes, so this was a lot of fun.

I think these all hold together, but I wouldn't be overly surprised if I'd gotten a mistake...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-21-2020, 01:54 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 12,028
Posted By Huinesoron
^_^ And don't worry, the last one to go is saved...

^_^ And don't worry, the last one to go is saved as Edrahil in my files.



Thanks, I'll look at those.



Really, really easy. I've got everything saved as separate tracks in Audacity, so I...
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