You’ve read the Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring. You’ve watched the The Fellowship of the Ring. But have you ever seen the entirety of the The Fellowship of the Ring PERFORMED BY A SINGLE MAN?
The YouTube count for this video indicates that you probably have not… BUT YOU SHOULD. Part one is above, parts 2-4 are after the jump. If you want to know who this new King of the Nerds is, his name is Tim McGovern. Infinite thanks to Chris W. from bringing him into our lives.
Robert Bricken is one of the original co-founders of the site formerly known as Topless Robot, and its first editor-in-chief, serving from 2008-12. He brought the site to prominence with “nerd news, humor and self-loathing” as its motto, raising it from total internet obscurity to a readership in the millions, with help from his savage “FAQ” movie reviews and Fan Fiction Fridays. Under his tenure Topless Robot was covered by Gawker, Wired, Defamer, New York magazine, ABC News, and others, and his articles have been praised by Roger Ebert, Avengers actor Clark Gregg, comedian and The Daily Show correspondent John Hodgman, the stars of Mystery Science Theater 3000 and Rifftrax, and others. He is currently the managing editor of io9.com. Despite decades as both an amateur and professional nerd, he continues to be completely unprepared for either the zombie apocalypse or the robot uprising.