Tag: LOTR

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Season 1 is over! What did the people of ricochet think … Good, Meh, Suck? I liked it. Episodes 1, 2, and 8 were strong. The middle of this season was a long walk in the woods.  I think Episode 8 was a good-? Especially after the last three clunkers, I think they brought it […]

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What did everyone think? Good, Meh, or Suck? I’m a Meh+ but, RoP is exceeding my expectations. Show is looking more solid because it is rewarding the rewatch, every scene you can see they spent a billlion dollars building this world. I mean every location, set, and costume is pretty glorious. Preview Open

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Amazon is creating a new series based on Tolkien’s Middle Earth. It will be set in the Second Age, the age dominated by the long-lived men of the island of Númenor. Here are the latest (but not so recent) rumors about the production. The Tolkien estate has announced the constraints it has placed on Amazon’s […]

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Save or Kill – Ricochet Edition

 

save or killThis past weekend, I did a pop-culture post based on a game Collider uses on its website called “Save or Kill.” The premise is that you are presented with two icons, both threatened with being wiped from existence forever, and must choose which of the two to save; you cannot save both. The game works best when you really love both icons, so it becomes a real Sophie’s Choice.

That first post didn’t get as many responses as I’d hoped — though my thanks to those who did participate, and there’s still time to jump in! — so I’m tailoring the game in this post with options better-suited to the interests of the Ricochetti.

So, read the list of the choices below and — in the comments — post which of the two icons you’d save for each of the ten choices. There’s no obligation to explain your reasoning, but I think it’ll be more fun with it. The criteria you use for judging is entirely up to you: you can do this based exclusively on personal preference, or on which option you feel is more important to society. Also, if you’re not familiar with both options in a scenario, feel free to abstain from that particular scenario.