The time has come to go to Middle-earth.

The awe-inspiring teaser for Lord of the Rings: Rings of Power was released July 14, transporting viewers back to the Second Age. A voice speaks as the sun peeks through Two Trees and says, “There was a moment when the Earth wasn’t yet so young, there hadn’t been a sunrise.” “But there was still light back then.” 

The preview includes breathtaking views of the Elven realms of Lindon and Eregion, the Dwarven realm Khazad-dûm, the Southlands, the Northernmost Wastes, the Sundering Seas and the island kingdom of Númenór, as described by J.R.R. TolkienIn the original books. The voice continued, “Elves had forests they needed to guard, and dwarves in their mines. Men their grain fields.” “But we harfoots share our forest,” she said.

However, these beautiful scenes are threatened by an unknown evil. It threatens life as we know. Galadriel (Morfydd C Clark)—who was played by Cate Blanchett in Peter Jackson‘s trilogy—argues with Elrond (Robert Aramayo(Telling him about the urgent need to defeat this evil) “Where is the enemy?”