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'''Ring*Con''' is an annual [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] convention held in Germany.
 
'''Ring*Con''' is an annual [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] convention held in Germany.
  
After the box-office success of ''[[Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring]]'', [[Marcel Bülles]] and Stefan Servos, webmaster of [http://www.herr-der-ringe-film.de/v2/de/news/news-index.php Herr-der-Ringe-film.de], decided to organize a convention to bring together fans of ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]''. The first Ring*con, of 2002, had 1,500 guests.  
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After the box-office success of ''[[Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring]]'', [[Marcel Bülles]] and Stefan Servos, webmaster of [http://www.herr-der-ringe-film.de/v2/de/news/news-index.php Herr-der-Ringe-film.de], decided to organize a convention to bring together fans of ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]''. The first Ring*con, in 2002, had 1,500 guests.  
  
 
Convention guests are actors from [[Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings|Peter Jackson's movies]] and experts on the field of Tolkien studies. [[Mark Ferguson]] is the only actor to appear on all 6 conventions so far. He will also appear in this year's convention.
 
Convention guests are actors from [[Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings|Peter Jackson's movies]] and experts on the field of Tolkien studies. [[Mark Ferguson]] is the only actor to appear on all 6 conventions so far. He will also appear in this year's convention.
  
==Conventions==
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* [[Ring*Con 2002]]
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* [[Ring*Con 2003]]
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* [[Ring*Con 2004]]
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* [[Ring*Con 2005]]
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* [[Ring*Con 2006]]
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* [[Ring*Con 2007]]
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* [[Ring*Con 2008]]
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==External links==
 
==External links==

Revision as of 18:30, 18 June 2008

Ring*Con is an annual J.R.R. Tolkien convention held in Germany.

After the box-office success of Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring, Marcel Bülles and Stefan Servos, webmaster of Herr-der-Ringe-film.de, decided to organize a convention to bring together fans of The Lord of the Rings. The first Ring*con, in 2002, had 1,500 guests.

Convention guests are actors from Peter Jackson's movies and experts on the field of Tolkien studies. Mark Ferguson is the only actor to appear on all 6 conventions so far. He will also appear in this year's convention.


Ring*Con Events
2002 · 2003 · 2004 · 2005 · 2006 · 2007 · 2008 · 2009


External links