The Third Age


The Third Age

The Third Age may refer to:

* University of the Third Age, a UK-based international organization
* Third Age Foundation, a Santa Barbara based non-profit organization
* Third Age, a period of time in J. R. R. Tolkien's legendarium during which the events of "The Lord of the Rings" take place
* "", a 2004 video game for the Xbox, Nintendo GameCube, and PlayStation 2
* "", a 2004 video game, different from the above, for Game Boy Advance
* The action in much of the fictional Babylon 5 universe is said to take place at the "Dawn of the Third Age of Mankind".


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