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“Harry Potter” fans call Out Warner Bros. on their F grade on human rights

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The Harry Potter Alliance (HPA) is escalating their concern regarding Warner Bros. relationship to child slavery and serious violations of human rights. On their new website, showusthereport.com, the HPA is calling on Warner Bros. to stop hiding a report regarding the cocoa sourcing for Harry Potter chocolate. Read More »

Fan builds her own Honeydukes Sweetshop out of dollhouse making kit

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If you look at these images carefully you will find Elizabeth took the time to make this Honeydukes a completely authentic representation. Everything from the small labeled bottles on the shelves to the curved pink staircase appear to capture the descriptions of the shop from the Harry Potter book series. Great job, Elizabeth! Read More »

Introducing “The Unofficial Harry Potter Insults Handbook”

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Many Harry Potter fans are familiar with the vast amount of unofficial text and fan fiction that has been released by authors as companion works to the series, but this particular book may give some fans pause. The Unofficial Harry Potter Insults Handbook: 101 Comebacks for the Slytherin in Your Life is co-written by Birdy Jones and Laura J. Moss - video producer and editor for the Mother Nature Network, respectively - and proposes to arm the reader with a whole host of Harry Potter-themed comebacks they can use to magically disarm the bullies in their own life. Read More »

VIDEO: Fan’s reaction to letter received from author J.K. Rowling


This Christmas a Harry Potter fan got what all of us dream of - a personal letter from J.K. Rowling! It looks like fan Katie's wishes came true when she opened an envelope from the author herself. Read More »

Experience all eight “Harry Potter” films in five minutes

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Today we are featuring a fan-made video sent in by YouTuber ItsAfterFraG that seeks to condense all of the Harry Potter movies into a single, five-minute experience. Do you find it as magical as the original films? Read More »

Unsure if you want to buy WB’s limited edition of “Harry Potter: Page to Screen”? Take a look inside!


Still don't know if you would like to purchase the special, limited edition of Harry Potter: Page to Screen that's currently retailing for $600-$1,000 on Amazon? Do you wish you could get a better look at it before making the hefty investment? Read More »

Travel around the UK and become Mayor of “Harry Potter” on Foursquare

Gloucester Cathedral Features in Harry Potter Movies

Are you a member of Foursquare and looking to become the new Harry Potter Mayor? Then check out all of the locations available on this new Potter-centric list based on filming locations used during the production of the Harry Potter film franchise. Read More »

Hermione Granger named best cinema role model

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She may be bossy and slighted school-obsessed, but over the course of the Harry Potter series, Hermione Granger transformed into a brave, headstrong, and invaluable friend with a passion for political activism. Now, in a poll by LOVEFiLM, with children's charity Filmclub, Hermione Granger has been voted the best big screen role model. Read More »

Mischief managed: sprinkling a little bit of magic into your online role playing!

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We extend an enchanted invitation to all those fellow Harry Potter believers who wish to experience the magic for themselves. Mischief Managed is a fully immersive magical experience, where the role player can craft and create their very own Hogwarts story. From boarding the Hogwarts Express on Platform 9 3/4 the magic begins, onward toward the Castle, a truly amazing 3D replica, which proves you with the opportunity to attend classes, sleep in the dormitories, and eat at your house table. Read More »

Is “Harry Potter” an anti-Catholic text? This friar says no

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One friar by the name of Br. Nick takes this second position. In order to reach out to Catholics who are unsure about how the faith is reflected in the series, he has created a series of YouTube videos that explore the question reasonably and deeply. You can check them all out right here. Read More »

Check out this new novel by MuggleNet fan and author Mary Twomey – “Jack and Yani Love Harry Potter”


When a fan of MuggleNet and the Harry Potter series releases a new book, we become very anxious to read it and review it for our fans. That is exactly what we did with Mary Twomey's fifth novel, Jack and Yani Love Harry Potter. Read More »

Announcing the Completion of Five Harry Potter Places Travel Guidebooks


Planning on making a special Potter-filled travel trip throughout the United Kingdom and abroad? Then this travel guide would be perfect for you. Read More »

Fan Video: Christmas at Hogwarts inspired by “The Polar Express”


Whatever their faith, many Harry Potter fans enjoy the scenes in the film series that depict Christmas at Hogwarts. One fan - YouTuber Broowny - created a very nice compilation video of those scenes and added a tune from "The Polar Express" movie entitled "When Christmas Comes to Town" to the background. Read More »

What is the real cost of being the ULTIMATE Harry Potter fan? We have the answer!


Did you ever wonder what it cost to be considered the ULTIMATE Harry Potter fan? How much money have the books, movies, DVDs, merchandise, etc. actually made from you, the Harry Potter fan? We now have the answer! Read More »

Ravalli County Museum opens exhibit, “Harry Potter’s World – Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine”


What is a unique and interesting way to look at the Renaissance era? Through Harry Potter, of course. Beginning tonight (the 20th) at 6:00 p.m., the Ravalli County Museum in Montana is opening a new exhibit called Harry Potter's World - Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine. Read More »

“Chronik eines Harry Potter Fans” is a new fan book released in Germany – check it out


Harry Potter fan and webmasteer of the Knight Bus website, publishes a new fandom book in German titled Chronik Eines Harry Potter Fans (which translates to Chronicles of a Harry Potter Fan). Read More »

Trailer for ‘Harry Potter: Page to Screen: The Complete Filmmaking Journey’ eight-book box set


Thanks to Amazon, this newly released trailer gives Potter fans a look at the eight-book box set, Harry Potter: Page to Screen: The Complete Filmmaking Journey. The box set, with a release date of December 4, includes the following: Wizard Wear and Muggle Attire: Costuming the World of Harry Potter The Creature Shop Compendium: Flora and Fauna from the Harry Potter Films A Guide to the Graphic Arts Department: Posters, Prints, and Publications from the Harry Potter Films Movie Magic: Practical Props and Exciting Effects Environments Envisioned: Building Fantastic Sets and Scouting Dramatic Locations Harry Potter: Page to Screen Ten Years Later: Life on Set with the Harry Potter Cast and Crew The Paintings of Hogwarts: Masterpieces from the School of Witchcraft and Wizardry Sets There will only be 3,000 copies of the set sold worldwide. If you purchase the set, it gets delivered along with a numbered certificate of authenticity. The trailer gives a brief look into each of the books, and it is clear that each one is full of beautiful images and extensive detail. The set is currently priced on Amazon at $600. You can view more images of the box set as well as pre-order it ... Read More »

HP Fan Trips celebrates 10th Anniversary with special gift when booking before Nov. 26


HP Fan Trips has been providing Harry Potter fans with the most memorable adventures possible for the past decade. If you have not had the opportunity to be part of one of these magical experiences in travel, now is the time to book your special trip for 2013. As something extra special this year, HP Fan Trips will be giving away anniversary presents to everybody who books their trip by November 26, 2012. Choose one of the following gifts: Limited Edition FanTrips.Travel Base Ball Cap Autographed photos of Stanislav Ianevski/Louise Cordice (Viktor Krum and Blaise Zabini) Entrance ticket to The Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter Many of the HP Fan Trips are arranged so you can attend LeakyCon London, which begins on August 8. Just choose your trip from one of the magical adventures below: HP Fan Trips Highlights (5days/4 nights) – August 4-8, 2013 HP Fan Trips Excellent Adventure (9 days/8 nights) – “Sorcerer“: July 31-August 8, 2013 or “Apprentice”: June 27-July 5, 2013 (50% SOLD OUT) Loch, Stock and Barrel Tour (10 days/9 nights) – “Sorcerer“: July 30-August 8, 2013 Dungeons and Castles Tour (7 days/6 nights) – “Sorcerer“: October 27-November 2, ... Read More »

‘Perks of Being a Wallflower’ and ‘Harry Potter’ fans nominated for 2013 People’s Choice Awards


This appears to be a day in the news for the film The Perks of Being a Wallflower as we just released the date for the Blu-ray/DVD release as well as the date for the film to be available via Digital Download. However, now we can report that the film starring Harry Potter starlet Emma Watson has also been nominated for a People’s Choice Awards for 2013 along with every single one of the Harry Potter fans in the World! Emma Watson just tweeted the following: And Perks was nominated . AWESOME!!!! Happy happy happy O wait! This is getting completely out of control. Harry Potter was nominated for Favourite Movie Fan Following! True Dat! We have THE most incredible Fans. : ) congrats guys xxx Here are the nominees related to Harry Potter stars: Favorite Movie Icon: Emma Thompson Favorite Dramatic Movie:The Perks of Being a Wallflower Favorite Dramatic Movie Actress: Emma Watson Favorite Movie Fan Following: Potterheads, Harry Potter The People’s Choice Awards are scheduled to air live on CBS on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at 9 p.m. EDT. While we certainly wish the very best in these awards for Emma Watson and Emma Thompson, the fans of ... Read More »

HISHE.com presents: ‘How Harry Potter Should Have Ended’


Hishe.com (better know as How It Should Have Ended) is an organization committed to making animated parody shorts of major film franchises, and humorously creating new endings for them. In HISHE’s version of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Harry faces off with Voldemort in the final Battle of Hogwarts scene just like in the movie, but this time they are evenly matched. Ultimately it is not Harry that defeats the Dark Lord – it’s Snape, armed with nothing but a Time Turner and a pistol. Have you stumbled upon any cool Harry Potter videos lately? Have you made one yourself? Submit your Potter parody video suggestions to me at Noah@staff.mugglenet.com. Read More »