Video: First Footage From The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug [Video Removed]

The first scene from The Desolation of Smaug has arrived online for the greater public. This was quicker than I anticipated. It may not be completely on the up and up, mind, so if Warner Bros. ask for it to be taken down… I will comply.

In the meantime, feast. And after the clip, stay tight for a lot of the other stuff I saw tonight.

VIDEO REMOVED BY WARNER BROS.

As well as showing this clip, Peter Jackson and friends spent an entire hour discussing The Desolation of Smaug earlier tonight, and we live blogged it all.

ftwds2e4

Thoughts On Fear The Walking Dead Season Two, Episode Four

Four Pages From Wonder Woman: Rebirth By Liam Sharp, Laura Martin And Greg Rucka…

ALWArchie#10balentvar

Jim Balant To Cover Afterlife With Archie #10

Arrow

Arrow Seeking An “Irrepressibly Charming” Season Five Character

BlackHood_10-MackVariantCover

The Lonely Crusade Continues In Black Hood #10

MASK

IDW To Publish M.A.S.K. Comic Series

KingQuest01CovALaming

Return Of The King(s) – Talking King’s Quest From Dynamite

Sexcastle

Daniel and Matthew Libman To Write Sexcastle For Russo Brothers

Gerry Conway Addresses Zack Snyder Rather Directly…

Introducing A Black, Female Iron Man For 2016 – Name Withheld (SPOILERS)