- 9–12 August, 2012: LeakyCon 2012 will be held in Chicago, Illinois.
- 12–15 July, 2012: Ascendio 2012 will be held in Orlando, Florida.
- 5 July, 2012: The Inaugural Pottermore House Cup is awarded. Slytherin House is the winner, with a total of 74,290,864 points. As a special bonus, members of that house will gain access to the Chamber of Secrets section 24 hours before the other members.
- 1 May, 2012: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 receives six nominations for the 2012 MTV Movie Awards, to be held on June 3rd.
- 14 April, 2012: Pottermore ends its Beta period and opens to the public.
- 31 March, 2012: The Making of Harry Potter opens in London.
- 29 February, 2012: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 receives ten nominations for the 38th Annual Saturn Awards, to be held on June 20th.
- 24 January, 2012: Gary Oldman, Kenneth Branagh, and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 all earn nominations for the 84th Academy Awards.