The subject of this article originates from non-canonical sources. To find out about what is considered "canon" see LOTR:Canon.
Varin is a Dwarf that appears in Sierra Entertainment's War of the Ring real-time strategy game, as one of the instructors sent by Gandalf in the free peoples tutorial (The other being the elf Belenthrod). He like most Dwarves likes battle, but does not like Elves. He considers himself an expert at gathering resources.