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- Umbridge Toilet Paper and Broomstick Plunger Among New “Potter” Bathroom Merchandise (April 1, 2023) - Take your "Harry Potter" obsession to the bathroom with everyone's favorite Defense Against the Dark Arts professor in her rightful place.
- “Quidditch Through the Ages” Film Series Following Kennilworthy Whisp to Replace “Fantastic Beasts” (April 1, 2023) - With the future of the "Fantastic Beasts" films uncertain, another magical author is set to arrive on the big screen, alongside a "Potter" alum.
- MuggleNet Is Coming to OnlyFans (April 1, 2022) - MuggleNet is by and for fans and only fans, so we're expanding our presence to OnlyFans, where we'll produce premium "Potter" content.
- MuggleNet Goes Public – Grab a Piece of Fandom History! (April 1, 2022) - "Harry Potter" fans will soon have the opportunity to buy shares in and have creative control over the #1 Wizarding World Resource Since 1999.
- New Creature Discovered, Given “Fantastic Beasts”-Inspired Name (April 1, 2021) - Breaking news: A newly discovered animal species has been given a name inspired by a fantastic beast.
- Exclusive Details on New “Harry Potter” Funko Pop! Figurines (April 1, 2021) - Funko has announced additions to its “Harry Potter” Pop! collection - including different versions of characters we’ve seen before and brand-new ones.
- Who Is the Mysterious New Malfoy in “Fantastic Beasts” 3? (April 1, 2021) - A character with a very familiar last name will be introduced in the third "Fantastic Beasts" film. What can we expect from this newcomer?
- EXCLUSIVE: New Character Names Announced for “Fantastic Beasts” 3 (April 1, 2021) - We've received exclusive information about new characters appearing in the third "Fantastic Beasts" film, including details about a member of a very familiar blond-haired family.
- “Fantastic Beasts 3” Title Revealed (April 1, 2020) - The title of the third "Fantastic Beasts" film has been revealed. What does it mean, and what can we expect?
- Newly Discovered Planet Named “Grawp” (April 1, 2020) - NASA scientists chose the name of a giant from "Harry Potter" for an ice giant in a neighboring solar system.