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JKRowling.com

Door Closes On JKRowling.com, WOMBAT Papers 'Being Marked'

Posted by: Edward
June 18, 2007, 12:20 PM

The door has now closed. The “Do Not Disturb” has returned to the door on JKRowling.com, marking the end of her three part W.O.M.B.A.T. (Wizards’ Ordinary Magic and Basic Aptitude Test) examination. Now that testing has ended, your answers are currently being reviewed andContinued...

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Borders Special "Harry Potter Book Club" Now Available

Posted by: Melissa
June 17, 2007, 06:55 PM

Borders has now relesed their “Harry Potter Book Club,” a joint presentation with PotterCast, our Harry Potter podcast. The discussion took place between PotterCast and several Phoenix Rising attendees a few weekends ago in New Orleans. The talk goes about an hour (and is viewableContinued...

Happy Father's Day!

Posted by: Melissa
June 17, 2007, 06:50 PM

To dads who love Potter, to dads who love their kids who love Potter, to dads who read Potter to their kids, to dads who take their kids to the movies and dads who take their families to the bookstores; to dads who work for their families like Arthur Weasley, protect their children like James Potter; to those who fought the darkContinued...

OotP Film

Sneak Preview of Entire "Order of the Phoenix" Soundtrack Now Online

Posted by: sue
June 17, 2007, 03:01 AM

Soundtrack.net has an exclusive sneak preview of the entire soundtrack to the upcoming Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix film now online. Composed by Nicholas Hooper, you can now preview 30 seconds of each of the tracks found on the CD which is due to be released on July 10. Click here (SPOILERS!)Continued...

Radcliffe

Dan Radcliffe Newsletter Updates Fans on "December Boys" and More

Posted by: Edward
June 17, 2007, 02:54 AM

DanRadcliffe.com, along with many other Radcliffe fan sites, have recently received the latest edition of actor Dan Radcliffe’s newsletter where he talks about his now completed West End run in “Equus,” his upcoming role in December Boys and his other role in a filmContinued...

Contests

"Most Magical Places" Contest Winners Announced

Posted by: sue
June 16, 2007, 01:01 PM

Last month, we had a contest where readers were to photograph a most magical place in their vicinity or a place which reminded you of a setting from the Harry Potter novels. With photos to make Colin Creevy proud, we can now announce the winners of this contest, which are as follows:

  • First Place: HerpoContinued...
  • Home Video / DVD

    Harry Potter DVDs Due in High Definition Format in Fall, 2007

    Posted by: sue
    June 16, 2007, 11:56 AM

    Last year and confirmed in January of this year, we reported that all five of the Harry Potter films would be re-released in a High Definition DVD format some time in 2007. Today, Video Business is reporting that Warner Brothers has stated a late fall release of the Harry Potter filmsContinued...

    Video Games

    EA Launches US "Order of the Phoenix" Video Game Website

    Posted by: sue
    June 16, 2007, 11:32 AM

    Several weeks ago we told you that Electronic Arts, makers of the Harry Potter video games, had launched their “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” video game site. This site available for many different countries (the one we showed was the U.K.) contained a portion whereContinued...

    Leung Interviews

    Katie Leung Talks "Order of the Phoenix," Romance and Magic in New Interview

    Posted by: Edward
    June 16, 2007, 03:08 AM

    The Scotsman is featuring a brand new interview with actress Katie Leung, Cho Chang in the Harry Potter films, where she discusses her newfound fame since being cast in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, what she wants to do in the future and her new turn as Harry Potter’sContinued...

    OotP Film

    "Order of the Phoenix" Early Ticket Sales at Regal Theaters and More

    Posted by: Edward
    June 15, 2007, 09:27 PM

    Regal Theaters in the US, have announced that tickets are currently available for the upcoming Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix film. As we have previously reported, many theater chains have begun to announce their sale dates for the standard theater, as well as IMAX screeningsContinued...

    J.K. Rowling

    Rowling, Radcliffe and Watson Ranked in Forbes Celebrity 100 List

    Posted by: Edward
    June 15, 2007, 01:14 AM

    Forbes.com has released their annual list of the most powerful celebrities, “The Celebrity 100.” Based on many factors including: web hits, press clippings, and television coverage, as well as pay, this years list includes our favorite author J. K. Rowling and Harry PotterContinued...

    JKRowling.com

    J.K.Rowling Adds "Gadget" for Vista Users

    Posted by: sue
    June 15, 2007, 12:07 AM

    Our favorite author sure has been busy these past few days! As we reported earlier, Jo is going on tour here in the US in October, and has also opened the door to her study on her website, where you can now take the third and final WOMBAT. Jo has also now made available a special widget or a “Gadget”Continued...

    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

    Scholastic Updates with Knight Bus Fan Videos

    Posted by: sue
    June 14, 2007, 11:38 PM

    As promised, US Harry Potter publishers Scholastic have now updated their website with a montage of some of the first fan videos made during the Knight Bus tour. You can see these videos of lucky fans who are visiting the purple bus (just like the one from the books) as it makes its way across theContinued...

    OotP Film

    More on the "Order of the Phoenix" Soundtrack; Confirmed Track List

    Posted by: sue
    June 14, 2007, 11:06 PM

    Earlier today we told you that Warner Brothers confirmed the July 10 release date for the soundtrack to Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. WB has now sent us the official CD cover art, which you can see here in our galleries, as well as a confirmation of the track listing.Continued...

    Humor

    The End of Harry Potter, Served on a Slate

    Posted by: sue
    June 14, 2007, 10:01 PM

    Will the final chapter in the Harry Potter saga end in the same mysterious manner as the hit cable tv show, The Sopranos? Online magazine "Slate" takes a humorous turn at fan fiction of sorts, as they present their ending to Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, complete with our hero Harry (just like Tony inContinued...

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