Archive - May 27, 2004

J.R.R. Tolkien's Home on the Market

MSN: "Lord of the Rings" author J.R.R. Tolkien's Oxford, England home is for sale for a paltry $2.7 million.

Drachenwald's Double Wars Photos Online

Irg von der Ramsau shares photos taken at the recent Double Wars XVII event held in the Shire of Attemark in

Code-Breakers Hunt for the Holy Grail

World War II's famous Bletchley Park code-breakers have become involved in work to decipher a cryptic inscription which might point to the location of the Holy Grail.

Israeli Shire Becomes Incipient

The Incipient Shire of Beit Aryeh in Israel has been officially formed in the Kingdom of Drachenwald, according to New Groups Coordinator Barcsi Janos.

Baron Wars VII Photos Online

Maelgwn and Asbjorn have posted photos from the Midrealm's recent Baron Wars.

Lochac Still Fighting Weapons Ban in Victoria

Master Delbert von Strassburg, Seneschal for the Kingdom of Lochac, reports on the latest deveolpments pertaining to the ban on certain weapons in Victoria, Australia.

Exhibit on Lombardic Art at the Met

"Painters of Reality: The Legacy of Leonardo and Caravaggio in Lombardy" will be on display at the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Exhibition Hall at the Metropolitan Museum of Art through August 15, 2004.