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Bloomsbury relaunches “Harry Potter” site for new release

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Have you heard about Bloomsbury's new "Harry Potter" website? Click here to read more about it! Read More »

Chestertown Harry Potter Festival announced!

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It was announced this weekend that Chestertown, Maryland, will be putting on a "Harry Potter" festival at the end of September. The festival, which will run September 26-27, will see guests able to take part in a literary exploration of the books, attend a pancake breakfast, and try out Quidditch. Read More »

“Harry Potter” continues to influence baby name choices

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Harry remains in the top children's names, while another, rather surprising name, makes an entry. Read More »

“A Celebration of Harry Potter” coming to Universal Orlando Resort in 2015!

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Universal Orlando Resort announces that they will be hosting the second annual "A Celebration of Harry Potter" expo in 2015! Read More »

Two-week Hogwarts camp in Worcester, Massachusetts, teaches that “real magic is in helping others”

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A two-week Hogwarts-inspired camp in Worcester, MA lets kids experience the magical world of "Harry Potter" and teaches them that the truest magic is in helping others! Read More »

Changes announced for LeakyCon!

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As this year's LeakyCon came to a close on Sunday, the organizers announced some changes for next year’s LeakyCon at the closing ceremony. Read More »

Celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday with savings from the Harry Potter Shop

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Celebrate Harry's birthday today with magical savings throughout the Harry Potter Shop. If you are looking for special savings, we have it here. Read More »

Find secret spell on Hogsmeade Station Gift Shop Facebook page for Harry’s birthday savings

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Find out how you can receive special savings on "Potter" gifts during Harry Potter's birthday celebration from the Hogsmeade Station Gift Shop on Amazon. Read More »

“Harry Potter” voted Best Fandom Forever at mtvU Fandom Awards

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In the first ever mtvU Fandom Awards, the "Harry Potter" fandom emerged victorious for the Tumblr-voted Best Fandom Forever Award! The ceremony will soon be airing on TV. Read More »

Spider-man! Spider-man! Wait… who is that behind the mask?

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Guess who dressed up as Spider-Man at SDCC! Read More »

MuggleNet at LeakyCon: Podcast, panel, and the BIGGEST GIVEAWAY EVER

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It's that time of year again, folks - LeakyCon time! One of the nerdiest, fandomiest (?), electric, RIDICULOUS BEST WEEKENDS of the entire year. This year (if we may brag for a moment), we have gone above and beyond and are bringing LeakyCon goers something, well, magical. Read More »

“Harry Potter” nominated for Best Fandom Forever Award

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This year MTV is hosting their first ever mtvU Fandom Awards to highlight some of the standout fandoms of 2014, and the "Harry Potter" fandom has been nominated for the Best Fandom Forever Award. Read More »

Author Rainbow Rowell on writing “Harry Potter” fan fiction

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Many of you will be aware of Rainbow Rowell's recent novel, "Fangirl", which looks at a teenage girl who is a big deal in the fan fiction world but struggling to start a new life at college. The book speaks to many "Harry Potter" fans because of its parallels with the "Harry Potter" fandom. On Rainbow's recent book promotional tour for "Landline", her latest novel, she has spoken about her own experiences with writing "Harry Potter" fan fiction. Read More »

Special video interview: MuggleNet talks with star and “Potter” fan Jim Curry from the upcoming fantasy show “The Quest” on ABC

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"The Quest" is a new hit reality show set to air on July 31, 2014, on ABC. One of the contestants, called Paladins, is MuggleNet fan and Quidditch star from the University of Arkansas, Jim Curry. MuggleNet's Keith Hawk discusses the fandom and the show in this new interview complete with clips from the upcoming show. Read More »

Registration now open for MISTI-Con 2015!

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Registration for MISTI-Con 2015 is now open! If you've ever wanted to attend an immersive "Harry Potter" convention, you'll want to find out more about this one! Read More »

Is Muggle Quidditch outgrowing “Harry Potter”?

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Over the last few years, the Muggle version of Quidditch has taken off, with the sport becoming more and more popular. There is the annual Quidditch World Cup as well as the annual conference of the International Quidditch Association. In a new article, which explores the future of Quidditch, as well as considering "Harry Potter" sites such as MuggleNet itself, the changes that are ahead for Quidditch are considered. Read More »

MuggleNet fan to represent “Potter” on TV show “The Quest”!

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You may remember last year we posted that the makers of new TV show "The Quest" were looking for fans to take part. Well, one MuggleNet fan, Jim Curry, applied and has been picked to represent "Harry Potter" and Quidditch on the show! Read More »

Hallmark’s 2014 “Harry Potter” ornament available soon!

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The "Harry Potter" keepsake ornament from Hallmark for 2014 has been revealed! Find out when it will be available. Read More »

“Forbes” on how “Harry Potter” fans are changing Hollywood

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"Harry Potter" fans already know that fandom can be used in a powerful way. It is clear from the success of the Harry Potter Alliance (HPA) and the collective influence of "Harry Potter" fans that much can be achieved through the power of fandom. "Forbes" has published an article titled "How Harry Potter Fans Are Changing the World - and Hollywood," which explores the collective power of "Harry Potter" fans, the HPA, and Nerdfighters. The article also considers the achievements of the HPA and asks why fandom is changing the world. Read More »

Silence in the Great Hall – OWL exams are still in progress

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Have you taken your MuggleNet Ordinary Wizarding Level examinations, yet? Many of you have, and your knowledge of the wizarding world is at an all-time high! Check out the prize one lucky person will win for passing an OWL exam, and listen to the new commercial from "AudioFictions" right here! Read More »