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Review: NESCom’s “The Tale of the Three Brothers”

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MuggleNet reader Crystal Woehrle-Logan's review of "The Tale of the Three Brothers" reveals the scoop on this highly-anticipated fan film! Read More »

“Dumbledore Lives”: An op-ed to warm your heart

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Here at MuggleNet, we do our best to keep you up to date on all the latest "Potter" news, but we also love to celebrate how "Harry Potter" has touched the lives of readers around the world. Today, we have a special story about how one woman's love for the books helped her write a letter to the grandchild she would never get the chance to meet. Read More »

Congratulations to Joshua and Meredith on their “Potter”-themed wedding celebration

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A beautiful wedding ceremony inspired by the "Harry Potter" series for Joshua and Meredith. Check out all of the details here. Read More »

Another chance to win Harry Potter Hogwarts Collection boxed set!

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Did you miss your shot at winning the newest Hogwarts Collection limited-edition boxed set? Have no fear - another chance is here! Down some Felix Felicis, and see how you can enter to win! Read More »

US fans: Win the new WB Hogwarts Collection!

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We posted back in March about the release of the Harry Potter Hogwarts Collection, which features THREE HOURS of brand new special features in addition to all eight "Harry Potter" films. This limited-edition set is now available in stores, but for those of you who can't afford the $249.99 price tag, we've got not one but TWO opportunities for you to win this amazing set! Read More »

J.K. Rowling reveals new “Potter” information on Twitter

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Ever since J.K. Rowling joined Twitter back in 2009, fans have been hoping for more engagement with the super-popular author. Until recently, Rowling had been famously sparing with her tweets, updating the account very infrequently. Then, back in March, she tweeted numerous times with the hashtag #wizards4Scotlandrugbyteam, promising fans that if the hashtag gained enough traction, she would release new information on Pottermore. But today, Rowling has responded directly to a fan's question on Twitter for the first time! Read More »

New special guests announced for LeakyCon 2014

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Can’t wait for LeakyCon? In case you need any more reason to be excited, three more special guests have just been announced, including two actors from the "Harry Potter" films. Read More »

Day Passes now available for LeakyCon 2014!

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It's been a few months since we first posted about all the awesomeness that is going to go down at this year's LeakyCon, happening, July 30-August 3 in Orlando, but sinlge-day passes have just become available! Read More »

LeakyCon 2016 announced!

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LeakyCon 2014 hasn’t even happened, yet, but the organizers over at LeakyCon have already announced an event for 2016! It was announced that in 2016 LeakyCon will be “going back to our roots.” There will also be another larger LeakyCon taking place in the summer of 2016, which will celebrate a range of fandoms, and the details for this are yet to be announced. Read More »

The MISTI-Con fan convention kicks off its fundraiser campaign

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Are you looking forward to another BRILLIANT fan convention filled with the most dedicated "Harry Potter" fans? Want to spend a long weekend with the most devoted cosplayers, trivia gurus, and bookworms on the East Coast? Want to get to know the MuggleNet staff on a more personal level? Or do you just want to have the BEST TIME OF YOUR LIFE? Then MISTI-Con is the fan convention for you! Read More »

“Harry Potter” characters visit North Tyneside

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Young "Harry Potter" fans were left spellbound last week when characters from the much-loved books paid a visit to North Tyneside! Harry, Hagrid, and Professor McGonagall were the characters who greeted fans at libraries and council centers across North Tyneside. Read More »

Pottermore ends “successful” partnership with Sony

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Since its early developmental stages, Pottermore has been partnered with Sony. The partnership brought us the original site and three video games. Read More »

Release date and new photos from NESCom’s “The Tale of the Three Brothers”

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Previously, we shared with you the official trailer for "The Tale of the Three Brothers", a special film based off of J.K. Rowling's story and produced by the New England School of Communications. Today, we have some incredible set pictures as well as a release date for the film's premiere! Read More »

RUMOR: “Harry Potter” expansion pack for Sims 4?

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RUMOR! With the Sims 4 scheduled for release this coming fall, a rumor has begun to circle that there will be a "Harry Potter" expansion pack available alongside the new game. This could potentially include the ability for Sims to “study in magic colleges.” Read More »

Official trailer released for NESCom-produced “The Tale of the Three Brothers”

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The first official trailer for the short film "The Tale of the Three Brothers" produced by the New England School of Communications has been released! See it here. Read More »

The Harry Potter Alliance’s “Accio Books!” campaign returns

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This week, the Harry Potter Alliance launched its annual "Accio Books!" campaign, which through May 31 will be hosting a variety events across more than 70 of its chapters to support its yearly book drive. Since 2009, the Accio Books! campaign has collected over 100,000 books for underprivileged and underserved readers. This year, they plan to break all prior records with a goal of receiving 30,000 books donated. Read More »

School turned into Hogwarts to celebrate World Book Week

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In honor of World Book Week, pupils at Charlton-On-Otmoor Primary School were pleasantly surprised when the whole school was suddenly transformed into Hogwarts. The Oxford Times reported that the week started as it normally would, with an assembly. Of course, that's when things turned quite different. From then on, the rest of the week was spent with fun, games, and... well, magic! Read More »

Calling all Bay Area wizards!

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Chute 212, an upcoming Harry Potter conference, is holding a promotional photo shoot this very weekend in Santa Rosa, CA. They are inviting costumed wizards and witches to participate in group photographs (and even some video!), which will be distributed as print advertising around the Bay Area. This is a Bring-Your-Own-Wand (BYOW) event! Read More »

Last chance to save $100 with HP Fan Trips!

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The 2014 HP Fan Trips™ Excellent Adventure, will include some of the most popular destinations from the past eleven years and some new sites that have been requested specifically by fans. There is still time to get your trip booked for this summer with the July Apprentice and Sorcerer packages. Read More »

Los Angeles Dumbledore’s Army to hold 3rd Annual Harry Potter Roller Skating Night

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The second largest Harry Potter fan group in the world, The Los Angeles Dumbledore's Army, has once again teamed up with Moonlight Rollerway to create an unforgettable evening for Harry Potter fans of all ages. Time after time, event after event, the Los Angeles Dumbledore's Army has proven its magical ability to throw a unforgettably crowd-pleasing night for all. This is the third annual Harry Potter roller skating event, and past years have drawn in crowds reaching in the hundreds. Read More »