Warning: Major spoilers ahead for The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power episode 5!
Turn back now if you haven't seen the latest episode on Amazon Prime Video! The Rings of Power episode 5 brings nothing but doom and gloom for the Elves.
High King Gil-galad shows Elrond that their tree is being corrupted, meaning their own light is fading from them, and both Gil-galad and Celebrimbor are convinced that the only way to save all the Elves from death is the precious metal Mithril – which is being mined by the nearby Dwarves.
Last episode, though, Elrond made a promise to his friend Durin that he wouldn't tell anyone about the Mithril, so Elrond refuses to tell the Elves if the metal is in the mines or not.Read more on gamesradar.com