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Tolkien Gateway:Projects

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This is a list of projects currently being developed by Tolkien Gateway.

Contents

Adaptations

Supervisor: Ederchil

The goal of the project is to create an article for every noteworthy adaptation of Tolkien's works.

Characters

Supervisor: Dr Death.

The goal of the project is to create an article for every single character mentioned in J.R.R. Tolkien's works.

Sub-projects

Locations

Supervisor: KingAragorn.

The goal of the project is to create an article for every single location/region mentioned in J.R.R. Tolkien's works.


Books

Supervisor: Ederchil.

The goal of the project is to create an article for every single book published or unpublished which relates to J.R.R. Tolkien and his works. Concentration is also on editions, impressions, book covers, as well as the authors.

  • Authors: Try and make a list of published work - books, articles - on every author. Try library catalogues, LexisNexis, Google, etc.
  • Authors: Include profession (University), motives, image (if available), and other infobox information.
  • Books: Change all publishing dates to the first edition dates.
  • Books: Write an introduction phrase on all articles.
  • Books: Include information on all editions.
  • Books by Tolkien: Include some sort of "Explanation of the Title" section.
  • Publishers: Consider which publishers need to have articles, and which don't. Minimum of three books?

Music

This project is in need of a Project Leader. The goal of the project is to create an article for every song and every band/singer who has sung about something inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien and his works. Concentration will be on lyrics, and various other aspects of the information and how it relates to Tolkien.

Collectibles

This project is in need of a Project Leader. The goal of the project is to create an article for every collectible ever produced. From Sideshow Weta to Calendars and buttons we hope to have the largest collection of information surrounding Tolkien collectibles. Concentration will be on images, information on the collectibles, etc. This project does not focus on game-related collectibles, plese see #Games for more information on that project.

Games

Supervisor: Quidon88.

The goal of this project is to create an article for every single board game, video game, etc. ever created along with images, reviews, pricing, and any other information relating to the game.

Images

This project is in need of a Project Leader. The goal of the project is to gain permission and upload every piece of Tolkien imagery ever created. From the films to games to 3D illustrations if it is related to Tolkien, it belongs here.