Author Archives: Kat

Win an Around-the-Globe “Harry Potter” Trip of a Lifetime!

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SON OF A BANSHEE! In a very unexpected - and intensely exciting - announcement, Universal Studios Hollywood has decided to treat one very, VERY lucky "Harry Potter" fan and three of their friends to the trip of a lifetime. Read More »

Potter Alumni React to the Untimely Passing of Alan Rickman

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It's a sad day in the Potter fandom, but the fans of the series aren't the only ones truly affected by the incredible loss of Alan Rickman. Read More »

A Celebration of Harry Potter Announces Celebrity Line-up and Panels!

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For the past few years, Universal's A Celebration of Harry Potter, held at its theme park in Orlando each January, has been an amazing experience for fans. This year is sure to be no different, especially since the celebrity guests have just been announced, and for the first time ever, they've secured one of the big three for this event! Read More »

Book Review & Interview: “Oblivion”, Book 3 of the “Nevermore” Trilogy, by Kelly Creagh


The final book in Kelly Creagh's "Nevermore" trilogy, "Oblivion", is full of twists and turns that will cause you to ask yourself time and time again - am I awake or dreaming? Check out our review of the final chapter, plus an exclusive interview with Kelly herself! Read More »

Author Takeover: Truest Form of Magic


Our Author Takeover this week comes from MuggleNet friend and fellow Potterhead Kelly Creagh, author of the "Nevermore" trilogy. Read More »

“Fantastic Beasts” Open Casting Call!

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Ever wanted to take part in the "Harry Potter" films? Well, now is your chance to take part in the new "Fantastic Beasts" trilogy! Warner Bros. Pictures is holding an open casting call this Saturday! Read More »

Fantastic Beasts Casting News: Queenie Has Been Found!


"Dig" actress Alison Sudol has been cast as Tina's younger sister, Queenie. Read More »

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley is coming to London!

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To mark the occasion of the one-year anniversary of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley opening, Diagon Alley will be showcased at London King’s Cross in a truly unique scenario with 3D street art, or "anamorphic" art, which is a piece of two-dimensional artwork that looks 3D when completed. Read More »

GIVEAWAY: Exclusive Pottermore Framed Print!


MuggleNet has an opportunity for one of our fans to win an Exclusive Pottermore Framed Print! Find out how you can enter to win here! Read More »

Universal Studios Hollywood to Reveal “Exciting News” About Its 2016 Arrival!


We have been anxiously awaiting this day! On Tuesday, June 2nd at 1PM ET / 10AM PT, Universal Studios Hollywood is going to reveal some "exciting news" regarding the Wizarding World of Harry Potter's 2016 arrival! Read More »

MuggleNet says “Thank you for your service” to our friend Caleb Graves


Today MuggleNet says goodbye and good luck to long-time staff member and friend Caleb Graves. Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 128: “It’s Morfin Time!” – now available!


MuggleNet’s global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series. Go, Go, Morfin Gaunt! Join hosts Kat, Alison, and Eric, along with special guest Yulie, for their discussion of the tramp and his daughter in Chapter 10 of "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince", "The House of Gaunt." Read More »

Pottermore Patronus Quiz! It’s happening!


Ever wondered what your Patronus is? Well, it's almost time to take the OFFICIAL one from J.K. Rowling on Pottermore! Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 120: “What Does the Fox Say?” – now available!


MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series. In this week’s episode, take a journey with two dark sisters, Bellatrix and Narcissa, as they make their way to Snape’s grimy house in "Spinner’s End". Join hosts Kat, Kristen, and Eric, along with guest host Courtney as they discuss Chapter 2 of "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince". Catchy techno beat not included. Read More »

Gruellingly Nauseating and Onerous MuggleNet Exercise #1


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Quiz: Who is your Hogwarts best friend?

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This fun new quiz, created in celebration of the lovely new covers by artist Jonny Duddle, will help you figure out whom you would've been chummy with during your years at Hogwarts. Since everyone at MuggleNet laments their name not being on that magical list, some of us decided to take the quiz ourselves and share the results, plus what antics we would surely get up to with our Hogwarts best friend. Read More »

Halloween progressive fan fiction – come join the fun!


Calling all writers and lovers of Halloween fan fiction fun! Be sure to join in MuggleNet's Halloween progressive fan fiction! Find out all the details HERE! Read More »

Review: “Harry Potter: The Creature Vault”

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Since back in August, when we learned that Harper Collins would be releasing "Harry Potter: The Creature Vault", the question we have heard most is, "How is this different from 'The Creature Shop Compendium' book that I already own?" Well, as this reviewer is happy to report, it's very different indeed. Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 107: “One Floo Over, Two Fly Out” – now available!


MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series, so follow them into McGonagall's office as she delves out some useful "Career Advice!" The James Potter and Severus Snape discussions from recent weeks are still quite hot, not unlike the flames of Umbridge's fireplace that Harry travels through in this chapter, while Fred and George plan one last bang. Kat, Eric, Michael, and special guest David discuss listener feedback, podcast questions of the week, and all the joy that is Chapter 29 of "Order of the Phoenix". Read More »

Enter to win a “Horns” prize pack, book, and much more!


As you may be aware, Daniel Radcliffe's new film "Horns" is released next week, and to celebrate we've got some FANTASTIC competitions for you! Read More »