11 Similarities between Harry Potter and Tintin

Just imagine Harry as a Weasley, and…

  1. Both are teenage boys who are orphans.
  2. They both have a white-colored, loyal pet (Hedwig; Snowy)….
  3. …And a quick-tempered follower (Ron; Captain Haddock)…
  4. …And an absent-minded friend (Neville; Professor Calculus).
  5. Both know comical characters that look alike (Fred and George; Thomson and Thompson)
  6. They both have an evil nemesis (Lord Voldemort; Rastapopulous)…
  7. …And an enemy whose name is not said (He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named; He-Who-Unleashes-the-Fire-of-Heaven).
  8. Both have a friend who’s a dog (Snuffles; Snowy).
  9. They are characters who have messy hair…
  10. …And a knack for being in the right place at the right (or wrong) time.
  11. They are both investigators.


Submitted by: Anthony.

Eric S.

Eric Scull joined MuggleNet in November of 2002. Since that time, he’s presided over a number of sections, including name origins and Dear Hogwarts, but none so long as the recently revived Crazy Caption Contest. Eric is a Hufflepuff who lives in Chicago and loves the outdoors.