The Lord of the Rings getting its own land at the Orlando theme parks has been one of the most rumored stories of the past 12 years. Since 2010 there have been countless news stories, forum posts, and rumor videos—but could Universal Orlando’s upcoming theme park, Epic Universe, finally seal the deal?

Let’s dig into all of the rumored concepts, and what rides set in Middle-Earth were actually being developed for Epic Universe, in today’s rumor update. See the video version of this story for additional visuals. ... universals-epic-universe/