Earlier this week, news broke that Amazon acquired the TV rights for The Lord of the Rings book series and made a multi-season commitment. Apparently the series will be a prequel to The Lord of the Rings, but all over social media people seem to be split on how they feel about this news. Some fans are thrilled, some are not so happy, some are skeptical and some don’t know how they feel yet.

Here are some of the funniest reactions over Twitter that we’ve come across: