Middle-earth, Isildur, the titles of J.R.R. Tolkien's literary work The Hobbit and literary trilogy known as The Lord of the Rings (including the individual novels therein), and the names of the characters, events, items, and places depicted in those works are trademarks or registered trademarks of The Saul Zaentz Company d.b.a. Tolkien Enterprises.
Shadows of Isildur MUD is in no way endorsed by or affiliated with Tolkien Enterprises, and uses the aforementioned elements with limited permission as directed.
John Howe has officially allowed us to show his website on our websites. If you do not know, John Howe is one of the few official Tolkien artists in the world and has produced a mass of artwork over the years.
His website is here:
John Howe's Artwork
Ted Nasmith has granted us permission to use any of his images we like on the website.