One of the best sequence of the episode sees the Silvan Elf heading off a horde of orcs together with his bow as Theo and Bronwyn run via the woods to succeed in a sunlit clearing the place their pursuers can’t comply with. By the tip of the episode, Arondir, Bronwyn, and Theo have escaped however their bother is much from over once they attain the watchtower. Arondir has introduced again a message from Adar, the mysterious chief of the orc military terrorizing the Southlands.
Based on Arondir, Adar let him go in order that he might ship an ultimatum: the boys of the Southlands can both swear fealty to him and abandon all declare to their land or die. “And if we refuse?” asks Bronwyn. “He’s coming for Ostirith,” Arondir says gravely.
However whether or not they settle for or refuse Adar’s supply, an assault is all however a certainty after the villain learns that the sword he seeks is being saved behind the partitions of the watchtower. The stage appears set, then, for man’s final stand within the Southlands, a state of affairs which may really feel greater than a bit acquainted to these followers who love the Battle of Helm’s Deep part of The Lord of the Rings.
For those who’ve learn or watched The Two Towers, you doubtless do not forget that this installment ends with a climactic battle at an enormous, seemingly impregnable stone fortress, Rohan’s closing protection in opposition to Saruman’s military of Uruk-hai. It’s right here that Aragorn, Legolas, Gimli, King Theoden, and the individuals of Rohan make their closing stand in opposition to the White Wizard, with the assistance of a battalion of elf troopers from Lothlorien within the movie model. However even all of those heroes aren’t sufficient to repel 10,000 Uruks carrying a bomb. And when the partitions of the Hornburg are lastly breached — for the primary time ever, in keeping with the historical past books of Center-earth — plainly all hope is misplaced for the dominion of Rohan. That’s when Gandalf reveals up with the cavalry, saving the day.
The Rings of Energy appears to be establishing one thing equally dramatic for its (we assume) Battle of Ostirith — whose title combines the Elvish phrase “Ost” which implies fortress, with “tirith” or guard. (It additionally calls again to Gondor cities Osgiliath and Minas Tirith.) Whereas Adar’s orc forces far outnumber the individuals hiding in Ostirith, we additionally study in “The Nice Wave” that Numenor has determined to hitch Galadriel in her struggle in opposition to the Sauron, and that they’ll be crusing to Center-earth to help the Southlands very quickly. And with the Harfoots main Nearly Positively Gandalf round Rhovanion, which borders the Southlands, there’s even the chance The Rings of Energy will give the wizard his first probability to rescue the individuals of Center-earth from the forces of evil.
A final-ditch effort by courageous males to defend their land from Sauron, and when all appears misplaced, the intense mild of Numenor to pierce via the darkness. Seems like an effective way to pay tribute to the most effective sequences in all of Lord of the Rings.