How ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ Should Have Ended

This animated episode of How It Should Have Ended (HISHE) features an alternate ending for the 2013 fantasy adventure film, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. Character art and animation were created by Daniel Baxter, with background artwork by Otis Frampton. We’ve previously written about HISHE’s ongoing series of animated videos.

A Hobbit, Some Dwarves, and a Wizard walk into a mountain… well not the wizard he likes to bail on everyone at a time where him staying would make the quest much simpler… also there’s a dragon that nobody seems to want to prepare for… What was I talking about?