By Samantha Highfill
Updated November 04, 2013 at 12:00 PM EST

Earlier today, The Hobbit fan event livestream featured a Q&A with stars Orlando Bloom, Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Luke Evans, Richard Armitage, Andy Serkis, and director Peter Jackson. But along with the Q&A, the event debuted a new trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, which shows new footage centered around the king under the mountain.

With the world in “grave danger,” the hobbits courageously set out on their next adventure, which comes complete with dragons, enormous spiders, and the epic fight scenes Lord of the Rings fans have come to expect. Watch the new trailer below:

For more on The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, which hits theaters Dec. 13, pick up EW’s Holiday Movie Preview, on stands Friday.

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • 161 minutes
  • Peter Jackson