- Be sure to also swing by our Know Days page to vote on the contents of swag boxes (Fantasy, Heroes, and Sci-fi) offered by Loot Crate with a chance to win one!
Calling all Potterheads!
You said what you wanted from the Harry Potter universe, and we curated a list of the top 5 choices! Where there wasn't consensus, Wikia staff chose arbitrarily. Although we can't give you anything from the list in real life, we agree that we would want all of these things! Check out the Harry Potter Wishlist below!
1. FireboltA Hogwarts acceptance letter deserves honorary mention because it barely missed being on the list by 1 vote! Happy holidays!
3. Invisibility Cloak
4. The Marauder's Map
We are currently squealing and bouncing around in our seats, Potterheads, because we just found out that there is going to be a Harry Potter spinoff!!!! Keep reading for information from the official press release from Warner Bros. about the project!
According to the release, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” (which we saw in Harry Potter) will be an original story and will mark Rowling’s screenwriting debut! It is planned as the first picture in a new film series. The story is going to be set in the wizarding world and will feature magical creatures and characters, some of which will be familiar to devoted Harry Potter fans. “Although it will be set in the worldwide community of witches and wizards where I was so happy for seventeen y…Read more >
Calling all Potterheads! Wikia is hosting a fantasy face-off and we are asking users to prove that the fantasy franchise they love is THE best, and each entrant will get a shot at winning a custom prize pack valued at $500!
While everyone is free to enter, only residents of the U.S. and U.K. are eligible to win, and submissions will be taken until May 17. If you have a favorite fantasy franchise, whether it's Harry Potter or something else, defend it now!Read more >
Hello all! As many of you must have noticed, there have been some changes to this wiki in terms of videos! Just to let you all know what is going on, I am going to list the changes that are being made (with permission from ProfessorTofty) of course.
- A rotating gallery of videos has been added to the main page
- A link to our Harry Potter video library has been added to the Community Messages
- Videos are getting embedded into the film pages and multiple character pages. Because there are so many videos, an extra gallery page has been added to the film page (which you can access by going to the Videos section)
Unlike Youtube videos, these are all fully licensed by our partners and unlikely to get removed from the wiki. We will continue to add video…Read more >
More J.K. Rowling news: her book Casual Vacancy is out! The book is available in U.S. bookstores, in addition to a digital edition. It's also supposed to be released in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Germany.
In her adult novel, the unexpected death of a member of the parish council and the ensuing election sparks a war among a small town's residents. Press materials have called the book "blackly comic," while The New Yorker called the description of one family "ostentatiously unremitting: drugs, prostitution, the stink of diapers." Pretty intense, right?
Some critics also have had things to say. Check these reviews out:
“The Casual Vacancy will certainly sell, and it may also be liked. There are many nice touches, inclu…
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