Category Archives: Harry Potter

Fantastic Beasts 2: Dumbledore and More!

As nerdslant previously reported, the lovely producers who brought us Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them have planned not one, not two, not three, but four more additions to the series!  Needless to say, the first film was wonderful, with Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne)  accidentally unleashing fantastical, magical Hell upon New York and helping to catch notorious dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald (Johnny Depp) all in one go. While the plotline and backstories were entirely new... Read More

The Newest Harry Potter News is Literally Fantastic

Admist mixed reviews for J.K. Rowling’s most recent wizarding work, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (it’s really a screenplay, but whatevs), Potterheads have turned their squees towards the next film in the franchise: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Set to come out November 18th, the film’s based on the fictional textbook from the Harry Potter series. Sounds meta, right? The book appeared in Rowling’s first novel, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s... Read More

The Harry Potter Weekend Returns to Pennsylvania

In just one week it’ll be one of the most fantastic months of the year, in my humble opinion: October. Between apple & pumpkin picking, watching the leaves change color, and Halloween (my favorite holiday of the year), what could possibly make it even better? Why, Harry Potter, of course! For one weekend each year since 2010, Chestnut Hill College just outside of Philadelphia has played host to the Harry Potter Weekend, complete with all things from the wizarding world in J.K.... Read More