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Niantic releases Pokémon Go-style Harry Potter Wizards Unite: All you need to know about the latest AR game

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is a free-to-play mystery title that will let players explore real-world surroundings, cast spells and explore iconic characters of Harry Potter films.

Meet the Potterhead who makes Harry Potter wands

"The line 'the wand chooses the wizard' amazes me. The Celtic calendar shows each month and the wood that goes with it. For instance, Harry, whose birthday is on the July 31, owned a wand made out of holly since July falls on the Holly cycle."


JK Rowling working on four new Harry Potter books

Author JK Rowling announced four new eBook shorts of Harry Potter. The first two books, Harry Potter: A Journey Through Charms and Defence Against the Dark Arts and Harry Potter: A Journey Through Potions and Herbology, will be published on June 27.

A look at some dysfunctional and toxic families in literature

These less than perfect parents who manipulate, abuse and disappoint their own children are as much real as much the picture perfect ending of a love story.

12 Harry Potter facts you probably didn't know, for Potterheads

When Rowling wrote the first book in the series, she was broke, divorced and a single mother. She was also mourning the death of her mother, who died after years of suffering from multiple sclerosis.

How Muggles can throw a Harry Potter theme party for kids

Chocolate frogs, jelly beans, Hagrid's rock cakes, Harry's favourite treacle tart, butterbeer (vanilla cream soda with butterscotch flavouring) are sure to excite the little guests. You can also set up a class on potions!


Daniel Radcliffe: I know I'm not the last Harry Potter

Daniel Radcliffe, who catapulted to fame after playing the title character in the film series based on JK Rowling's books, told in an interview that he is certain that someone else will play this role in the future.

Rupert Grint: Filming Harry Potter was a massive sacrifice

Rupert Grint, who starred as Ron Weasley in the money-spinning Harry Potter film series, said leaving the role of Ron Weasley behind was kind of a relief for him. He says it was like ''stepping out of an institution''.

Singapore's Changi airport takes visitors to the wizarding world of Harry Potter

Terminal 1 of the Changi airport in Singapore has been transformed into Fantastic Beasts-themed set, while terminal 2 of the airport boasts a replica of the famous Whomping Willow Tree from the Harry Potter series.

Fantasy is legal

Law students are set to engage with the legal and moral aspects of the Harry Potter books. It could be problematic

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20 years of Harry Potter: Get ROFL-ing with these 20 crazy memes

Twenty years ago, on June 26, 1997, JK Rowling introduced us to the magical world of Harry Potter, and let's just say it changed our lives. The seven-part series that Rowling created for us, with intricate details was a world we refused to leave. By the end of it we were all at Hogwarts.

Wizards, Witches and Quidditch: Harry Potter turns 20

The British-American film series based on the Harry Potter novels by author JK Rowling which begins with "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" completes it's 20 years.


10 times the Harry Potter series had the perfect spell to fight Monday blues

Monday lethargy is a thing, and we are trying to help you get over it in our tiny little way. And who better to inspire and motivate than the prodigal child - Harry Potter and his magical world.

A peek into The Wizarding World of Harry Potter: There's Hogwarts, Hogsmeade Village, and more

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter attraction at Universal Studios Hollywood in Universal City was recently opened to the public. Here's a look at what you can expect in Harry Potter's world should you decide to visit.