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*'''September 11, 2008''': Amazon has released many copies of the [[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone]] anniversary edition early! The bonus content includes a drawing by [[J.K. Rowling]] of [[Severus Snape]]. [http://mugglenet.com/app/news/full_story/1864]
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*'''September 11, 2008''': Amazon has released many copies of the [[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone]] anniversary edition early! The bonus content includes a drawing by [[J. K. Rowling]] of [[Severus Snape]]. [http://mugglenet.com/app/news/full_story/1864]
   
*'''September 9, 2008''': A verdict in the [[J.K. Rowling]] and [[Warner Bros.]] vs. RDR books lawsuit has reached a verdict. The ruling is in favor of J.K. and Warner Bros. [http://mugglenet.com/app/news/full_story/1858]
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*'''September 9, 2008''': A verdict in the [[J. K. Rowling]] and [[Warner Bros.]] vs. RDR books lawsuit has reached a verdict. The ruling is in favor of J.K. and Warner Bros. [http://mugglenet.com/app/news/full_story/1858]
   
 
*'''August 14, 2008''': The release date for [[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (film)|Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince]] film has been pushed back by over seven months (from November 2008 to July 17, 2009). Reasons cited included that the "summer season is an ideal window" for release and that [[Warner Bros.]] is "still feeling the repercussions of the writers' strike."[http://www.mtv.com/movies/news/articles/1592855/story.jhtml]
 
*'''August 14, 2008''': The release date for [[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (film)|Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince]] film has been pushed back by over seven months (from November 2008 to July 17, 2009). Reasons cited included that the "summer season is an ideal window" for release and that [[Warner Bros.]] is "still feeling the repercussions of the writers' strike."[http://www.mtv.com/movies/news/articles/1592855/story.jhtml]
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*'''July 29, 2008''': The first full Half-Blood Prince movie trailer is out! You can view it [http://news.aol.com/entertainment/movies/article/let-the-potter-hysteria-begin-again/108108 here].
 
*'''July 29, 2008''': The first full Half-Blood Prince movie trailer is out! You can view it [http://news.aol.com/entertainment/movies/article/let-the-potter-hysteria-begin-again/108108 here].
   
*'''June 11, 2008''': The [[Harry Potter Prequel]] story written by [[J.K. Rowling]] is available to view on-line at Waterstone's website.[http://www.waterstoneswys.com/]
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*'''June 11, 2008''': The [[Harry Potter Prequel]] story written by [[J. K. Rowling]] is available to view on-line at Waterstone's website.[http://www.waterstoneswys.com/]
   
*'''May 29, 2008''': [[J.K. Rowling]] has penned an 800 word [[Harry Potter Prequel|prequel]] to the [[Harry Potter series]] for charity auction. The story will be set three years before the birth of [[Harry Potter]], and will focus on the [[Marauders]].
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*'''May 29, 2008''': [[J. K. Rowling]] has penned an 800 word [[Harry Potter Prequel|prequel]] to the [[Harry Potter series]] for charity auction. The story will be set three years before the birth of [[Harry Potter]], and will focus on the [[Marauders]].
   
 
*'''May 24, 2008''': [[Robert Knox]], who was cast in the role of [[Marcus Belby]] in the upcoming ''[[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (film)]]'', was tragically killed when he was stabbed outside of a pub in [[Wikipedia:Sidcup|Sidcup]], [[Wikipedia:England|England]].[http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/london/7418311.stm][http://news.bbc.co.uk/cbbcnews/hi/newsid_7410000/newsid_7418500/7418549.stm]
 
*'''May 24, 2008''': [[Robert Knox]], who was cast in the role of [[Marcus Belby]] in the upcoming ''[[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (film)]]'', was tragically killed when he was stabbed outside of a pub in [[Wikipedia:Sidcup|Sidcup]], [[Wikipedia:England|England]].[http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/london/7418311.stm][http://news.bbc.co.uk/cbbcnews/hi/newsid_7410000/newsid_7418500/7418549.stm]

Revision as of 23:38, November 1, 2009

  • September 9, 2008: A verdict in the J. K. Rowling and Warner Bros. vs. RDR books lawsuit has reached a verdict. The ruling is in favor of J.K. and Warner Bros. [2]
  • August 14, 2008: The release date for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince film has been pushed back by over seven months (from November 2008 to July 17, 2009). Reasons cited included that the "summer season is an ideal window" for release and that Warner Bros. is "still feeling the repercussions of the writers' strike."[3]
  • July 31, 2008: The Tales of Beedle the Bard will be released on December 4, 2008, with the proceeds going to charity. [4]
  • July 29, 2008: The first full Half-Blood Prince movie trailer is out! You can view it here.

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