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Mirkwood Holding by JonHodgson Mirkwood Holding by JonHodgson
©2010 Jon Hodgson

A typical Men of the Wilderland dwelling for The One Ring rpg from Sophisticated Games and Cubicle 7.

"Almost two thousand years ago, a shadow crept from the South and slowly drew all light from the heart of Greenwood the Great to its farthest eaves. People began calling the forest Mirkwood, and learnt
to fear its deepest recesses. In spite of the darkness, many lingered along the forestís borders, fearless sons of Men who defied the menace of the Necromancer in his dreaded abode. These Woodmen have fought the growing darkness for as long as their oldest tellers of tales can remember, and they will continue the fight now that the Shadow has deserted its lair."


Artrage, Painter, PS.
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MGraphicDesign Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2013  Student Digital Artist
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Neranella Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2013
Excellent. :clap:
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Ragnarok6664 Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
A island in the forest sea
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PeanutbutterJelle Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2012
Where is that quoted description from?
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JonHodgson Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
It's from The One Ring rpg from Sophisticated Games and Cubicle 7. [link]
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PeanutbutterJelle Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2012
Interesting... Thanks :)
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julius1880 Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Another wonderfule piece...
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emo-emma Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
This is brilliant, it's kind of like Rohan/Edoras (when I saw the main hall thats what came to mind) in the middle of an elven realm. :love: :wow: =) :jawdrop:
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JonHodgson Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
:) There's a big saxon/nordic influence on all the various cultures in The One Ring: We took great pains to go back to the source material and look at Tolkien's influences and intentions. That Northern European Early Medieval style of building was used more or less exclusively for Rohan in the movies, from which it is probably it's best known.
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emo-emma Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
yeah that's true, Tolkien did base the Rohan men on Anglo Saxons who came from around the same region of Europe as Finland (the language of which Tolkien based one type of Elvish)
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