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JK Rowling Fires Pottermore Editorial Staff, Putting Future of Website in Question

Pottermore has fired most of its editorial staff. A source told BuzzFeed some of the blame belongs to waning fan confidence in the franchise after the casting of Johnny Depp as Grindelwald.

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Mobile Game Launches In 2018

A new Harry Potter mobile game is coming!

Pottermore To Launch Wizarding World Book Club this June

Pottermore have announced a new book club, launching June of this year, in which fans will get to re-read and discuss the Harry Potter series of books.

New J.K. Rowling Story Coming: It’s All About Malfoy

Get excited, Potter fans! J. K. Rowling has a new short story coming soon to her site Pottermore, and this ...

Harry Potter and the Chances J.K. Rowling Writes Another Wizarding Novel

If you’re half as Harry Potter-mad as I am, then you probably sprained something trying to get to Pottermore when ...

J.K. Rowling Has A New Short Story Up About Dumbledore’s Army As Adults!

Pottermore members, grab your hats: J.K. Rowling has posted a new short story in the Daily Prophet about Harry & Co. ...

Can We Take Fiction Too Seriously?

  I am, I admit, a Potterhead. I love the entire Potter empire (books, movies, what-have-you). I’m not as hard-core ...