The Weta Workshop Design Studio devised a brand new set of Elven armour and weapons for The Hobbit. These new artefacts referenced the design language established for the Elves on The Lord of the Rings, but also contained fresh motifs unique to the Elven
Thrain's Prologue Armour Moria Gate Battle - The Hobbit, part I - A selection of concept design from the first installment of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Chronicles: Art and Design - The Art of Nick Keller
- Warrior Woman - A ranger/frontierswoman. Everything here, from the braid to the rough crossbow to the oiled leathers and fur-lined clothes ties together to emphasize the woman's ruggedness and utilitarian nature.