The Wizarding World of Harry Potter has been a hit ever since it opened at Universal Studios in Orlando, now, the Harry Potter themed land is going through a major change and promising something new that sounds incredible.
Hold on to your Sorting Hats Harry Potter fans–it looks like the fun at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is about to get a whole lot wilder! According to Universal Orlando’s blog site a “new generation of thrill ride” is coming to Hogmeade at the Harry Potter Theme Park. These are the specifics the park...read more!
A new ride is coming to Hogwarts. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter — Hogsmeade at Universal Orlando will be introducing a new “thrill ride” in 2019, replacing the Dragon Challenge. Details are vague on what the new ride will entail,...Show More Summary
Sit down, take a shot of Firewhiskey, and prepare yourselves for the best news you'll hear all day. Universal just announced that a "new generation of thrill ride" is coming the Wizarding World of Harry Potter Orlando, and it soundsShow More Summary
This week we’ve seen Warner Bros announce plans to bring the Wizarding World to major shopping centres, an interview with costume designer Jany Temime, Potter actors Bradley and Broadbent in Game of Thrones, more previews of Jim Kay’s...Show More Summary
The Wizarding World could be coming to a shopping venue near you, as Warner Bros have created an all-new holiday experience for fans: Christmas in the Wizarding World! The producers of Harry Potter: The Exhibition – Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) and Global Experience Specialists (GES) – are behind these pop-up attractions, which will aim to recreate...read more!
The castles of Los Angeles aren't limited to Sleeping Beauty's Castle at Disneyland (which is actually in Anaheim, not L.A.) or Hogwarts Castle at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter inside Universal Studios Hollywood. There's also Hearst...Show More Summary
It seems appropriate that J.K. Rowling, creator of a rich world of witches and wizards, would hold her 50th birthday celebration on Halloween despite the fact that her birthday is in July. And her party last year wasn’t your average birthday slash Halloween party (did you really think dressing up ... More »
To show off his trip to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Piet Rullens Jr. fit a Raspberry Pi 3 and a screen behind a poster inspired by the series’ animated newspaper Daily Prophet, then programmed it so that the video plays when someone approaches the poster.
Fans the world over celebrated the 20th anniversary of the publication of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone yesterday. The book, by then-unknown author J.K. Rowling, opened a portal to an incredible wizarding world and introduced readers of all ages to The Boy Who Lived. The first entry in the series of seven started a magical phenomenon that...read more!
Eduardo Lima and Miraphora Mina of MinaLima are not only incredibly-gifted graphic designers whose contributions to the Harry Potter films truly brought J.K. Rowlings’ vivid wizarding world to life, but they are also fans themselves! In a recent interview with El Mundo, they spoke about their favorites from the series and the joy they derive...read more!
In honor of the 20th anniversary of the release of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone — the British version of the first novel in the wizarding world series — J.K. Rowling tweeted a message of thanks to fans Monday. The author took to Twitter to express her gratitude for the millions of readers who…
By Robert Niles: Today marks the 20th anniversary of the debut of the world's most compelling modern entertainment franchise. On June 26, 1997, Bloomsbury published Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone in the United Kingdom. The book would come to America the next year, under the title Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. Show More Summary
This week has seen many exciting preparations from Pottermore and their Wizarding World Book Club, The British Library and Bloomsbury for the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter and The Philosopher’s Stone. In the realm of Potter alumni,...Show More Summary
On June 19th, Pottermore officially launched its platform for a global reread of the Harry Potter books, the Twitter-based Wizarding World Book Club. New and old fans alike are encouraged to read the series and participate in guided themes and discussions along with Pottermore’s schedule, beginning with Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone on June 23rd...read more!
When Wizarding World of Harry Potter opened June 2010 at Universal Orlando, Butterbeer became an overnight success.
Have you run out of people in your life with whom you can have long conversations about the intricacies of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter? Well, Pottermore is hoping to remedy that with an official book club! That's right, now anyone...Show More Summary
J.K. Rowling's website Pottermore is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the first “Harry Potter” volume with a new online book club. The Wizarding World Book Club launched on Monday with the goal of uniting fans of the British boy wizard from across the globe. The club's first reading assignment...
Harry Potter fans can never get enough of the Wizarding World. Though it may be difficult (er, or impossible) for us measly muggles to re-create spells, one thing we can bring to life is the food and drink mentioned in the books. Though...Show More Summary
The all-new light show will begin running nightly inside the Wizarding World of Harry Potter starting Friday, June 23.