Tag Archives: Fandom

MuggleNet Academia Lesson 38: “The Harry Potter Lexicon – Here and Back Again” is Now Available for Download


In this lesson, we discuss The Harry Potter Lexicon, the ultimate resource of facts and information on the Harry Potter series, with the creator and owner Steve Vander Ark. Read More »

A Brief History of Fan Fiction in Celebration of MuggleNet Fan Fiction’s 11th Anniversary


Grab an extra large mug of tea, wrap yourself up in the comfiest blanket you have, and get ready to spend the entire day on the couch, reading, because today is Fan Fiction Day. Read on for a quick rundown of fan fiction as a whole and then a very brief list of recommended Potterverse fan fiction. Read More »

Alivan’s: Making Magic Real!


Looking for a magical wand to call your own? Look no further! Read More »

Armageddon Expo 2015 – Auckland, New Zealand: Roundup and Gallery

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Held at Auckland's ASB Showgrounds over the Labor Day weekend, the Armageddon Expo celebrated its 20th anniversary with a host of festivities, exhibits, and panels. Natalia Tena, who portrayed Nymphadora Tonks in the "Harry Potter" films, was among the celebrity line-up to mark the occasion. Read More »

Theater Review: “Harry Potter and the Inappropriate Hallowe’en”

Harry Potter and the Inappropriate Halloween

"Harry Potter and the Inappropriate Hallowe'en" tells the story of Harry Potter many years after the events of "Deathly Hallows". Shown only once at the Leicester Square Theatre, it was side-splittingly hilarious. Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 37: “Harry Potter for Nerds II: Essays for Lit Geeks” is NOW Available for Download


In this lesson, the editors of "Harry Potter for Nerds II", Prinzi and McDaniel, talk with Keith Hawk and John Granger about Lupin, twins in Harry Potter, Quidditch, Gothic tropes, reverse alchemy, Dumbledore’s mom, the White Rose Society, and even another look at Squibs, subjects explored in depth in "For Nerds II". Read More »

30 Days Until CONjuration – Will YOU Be There?

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That's right, folks. We have now hit the 30-day mark until CONjuriation is well under way, and we want to remind you lovely readers of why this event is going to be totally awesome! Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 36: “Violence Against Women in Harry Potter” Is Now Available for Download


"MuggleNet Academia" returns with this look at all of the "Violence Against Women in Harry Potter" - Download to listen NOW! Read More »

MuggleNet Academia Lesson 34: “Magick Moste Evile – Harry and the Horrible Horcruxes” Is Now Available for Download

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"MuggleNet Academia" returns with this exciting discussion on "Magick Moste Evile - Harry and the Horrible Horcruxes" - Download to listen NOW! Read More »

We Were All There Together, or Being 14 Sucks, But It’ll Be Okay

Harry Hogwarts Letter

On this day in history, Harry Potter's first letter from Hogwarts arrived. I'm almost 30 and still waiting for mine, but I might not need it quite as much as I used to. Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 31: “Books Within the Books of Harry Potter” Is Now Available for Download


"MuggleNet Academia" returns with this exciting discussion on "Books Within the Books of Harry Potter" - Download to listen NOW! Read More »

Getting Fit with the Hogwarts Running Club

Hogwarts Running Club

You mean we can run around the neighborhood in our Hogwarts robes and earn cool medals for it?! I know what I'm doing with my summer now. Read More »

Fan Art of the Week: Hogwarts in pen


The iconic Hogwarts Castle is a symbolic representation of togetherness and acts as a home for all. Check out this drawing inspired by the angular outlines of the castle. Read More »

Calling all UK owners of first and rare editions of “Harry Potter” books!


Do you own a rare or first edition of the Harry Potter books, or know someone who does? You could have the chance to be on a new game show! Read More »

Wizard World Chicago Comic Con – cosplay recap!


his past weekend, MuggleNet attended Wizard World's Chicago Comic Con at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. While none of the special guests were HP actors, there was still a noticeable presence of fans dressed up as characters from the Harry Potter series. We caught several of them and asked them why they chose what they did for their Comic Con outing. 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 »

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 »

The importance of “Harry Potter” memorabilia


Memorabilia has given people who truly love and connect with a particular field of interest a way to tangibly obtain a piece of the magic. 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 »