Lord of the Rings 'Eomer' action figure
Initially banished by his uncle (under influence from Grima), Éomer became a force to be reckoned with commanding the Rohirrim. It's Éomer and the Rohirrim, aided by Gandalf who manage to help salvage victory at the battle of Helm's Deep. This also ranks of one of our favourite moments in Peter Jackson's Two Towers:
Produced by Toybiz in 2002, these figures feature fantastic articulation, detailing and attractive packaging, and therefore are a must for fans of the trilogy. Amen.
J R R Tolkien studied and taught at Oxford University, and while there he started a writing group called The Inklings, which counted among its members C.S. Lewis and Owen Barfield (a little known fact is that here at OCC, we can be sometimes be spotted in 'The Eagle and Child', chosen and preferred pub of the Inklings, enjoying a pint of fine ale, sitting in the EXACT spot where Tolkien himself used to sit).
It was also at Oxford, while grading a paper, that he spontaneously wrote a short line about "a hobbit."