Did you know there’s a National Jelly Bean Day? Two MuggleNet staffers took it upon themselves to try Bertie Bott’s Every Flavor Beans to celebrate. All 20 of them. Even Vomit. Check it out!
Byline: Eric Scull
It’s that time of year again, when convention season is in full swing. This past weekend saw the “biggest year ever” for Wizard World Chicago Comic Con, which took place at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois. Between long-time con-goers and first time cosplayers, vendors, and fans from as far away as Nebraska, here are some photos and stories from the fans we encountered.
A lot of fun was had this past weekend at the Green Valley Ranch Resort in Henderson, Nevada, where first-time convention Leviosa debuted to an audience of nearly 700 “Harry Potter” fans.
They have thrice cavorted down corridors at Hogwarts School. They’ve explored an alien planet in their radical starship. They’ve tackled Batman and twisted the tale of “Aladdin”. Now, the creative minds at Team StarKid have unleashed not one, but two new musicals upon the world in the summer of 2014.
MuggleNet got to participate in the beta testing of Pottermore at Playstation Home, an online social game experience, and wrote about the experience.