Tag Archives: Ravenclaw

Giveaway – Support Your Favorite House Quidditch Team!

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Our friends at Once Upon a Tee have created some great new designs featuring the House Quidditch teams! Since they know our fans love to show their House pride, the fantastic folks at Once Upon a Tee are providing us with THREE "Harry Potter"-themed T-shirts for giveaway! Read More »

The meaning behind the animals of the Hogwarts Houses – the Ravenclaw eagle

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Each of the Hogwarts Houses is represented by an animal, but it seems that the only two that have obvious connections to the characteristics valued by their assigned Houses are the Gryffindor lion and Slytherin’s serpent. In this post I’m aiming to find what the connection is between the golden eagle and the values of Ravenclaw House. Read More »

Fan Art of the Week: Body paint

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Body painting is a thriving art form in the commercial arena. This week we present to you a "Potter"-related body art piece given to us by a Kansas City-based make-up artist. NOTE: This article only contains bare backs, no nudity. Read More »

Soon to be released: Hogwarts house wall graphics from Wallsauce

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Wallsauce has something new for all "Harry Potter" fans! Click to see how this will revolutionize your room! Read More »

Hogwarts Alumni Costume Ball to be held in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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In October, a Hogwarts Alumni Costume Ball will be hosted in Cambridge, Massachusetts, as part of the two-day celebration Geek Central. Geek Central is being put on by Pandemonium Books and Games, which is celebrating its 25th Anniversary. Read More »

Ravenclaw wins sixth Pottermore House Cup!

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Ravenclaw has won the sixth Pottermore House Cup, making them the first house to win twice in a row! Read More »

Fantastical Orlando giveaway winners explore Diagon Alley

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Remember our Fantastical Orlando giveaway? Our winner, Bryan, and his wife Emily share their experience with us! Check it out here! Read More »

Pottermore House Cup to be awarded this September – plus House Pride Week!

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Calling all Pottermore potion brewers, point collectors, and duelers - the Pottermore Insider has announced that the next Pottermore House Cup will be awarded this month! Read More »

Five favorite characters from the “forgotten houses”

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As a Ravenclaw, I know how tough it can be to be a fan in one of the series's neglected Hogwarts houses: Ravenclaw, Hufflepuff, and Slytherin - it seems Gryffindor gets all the love! It seems there aren't any characters that remind us of how cool our house is or what a Ravenclaw or Hufflepuff really looks like. Read More »

WOULD YOU RATHER… be Sorted into Slytherin or Ravenclaw? #MNWYR

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In this series of posts started last week, Tori and I will be asking, “Would you rather…” and presenting two options along with a list of their pro’s and con’s. Your job: let us know which wins for you and why. For this post the question is: Would you rather be sorted into Slytherin or Ravenclaw? In order to weigh our options lets look at what we know about each house along with a few pros and cons: Read More »

The problem with Hogwarts’s house system

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When I was younger, I used to find the idea of being sorted into a house incredibly appealing. I wanted to be a Gryffindor, just like Harry, and grow up with a group of people as amazing as the members of the Gryffindor House. But the concept of being forced to enter a house when you’re still eleven years old has begun to bother me quite a lot for different reasons. Read More »

Ravenclaw House to get special “Goblet of Fire” preview on Pottermore

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We posted last week about Ravenclaw's victory in the fifth official Pottermore House Cup, and now the Pottermore Insider Blog has announced that members of Ravenclaw will receive a very special prize. Read More »