Tolkien Monster Encyclopedia
by Calle Mattsson
This page is devoted to
the monsters and races belonging to darkness.
Here you will find Orcs, Goblins, Balrogs
and many more fearsome creatures.
The Nazgûl all have their own
beasts to bear them through the skies. A winged beast looks like a
version of a dragon. Their scream is their most important weapon since
it terrifies the enemy. When a winged beast screams most people flee
´The great shadow descended like a
falling cloud. And behold! it was a winged creature: if bird, then
than all other birds, and it was naked, and neither quill nor feather
it bear, and its vast pinions were as webs of hide between horned
and it stank. A creature of an older world maybe it was, whose kind,
in forgotten mountains cold beneath the Moon, outstayed their day, and
in hideous eyrie bred this last untimely brood, apt to evil. And the
Lord took it, and nursed it with fell meats, until it grew beyond the
of all other things that fly'