Harry Potter and Half-Blood Prince Websites Update Roundup: Soundtrack, Exhibit and Contest News

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Apr 30, 2009

Posted by SueTLC

We have few quick update today regarding various things relating to official WB Harry Potter websites. First the official WB widget has been updated with video of Harry Potter, the Exhibit, and we have more video from the event here in our galleries. You can also now listen to a podcast on how they developed the exhibit here via this link. TLC editor Edward attended the special fan site preview held yesterday at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago, and he will have a full report online shortly, stay tuned!

Also the US Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince website now has some of the newer posters online, however there are others (all available here in our galleries) which seem to be only available via the UK edition. Also on the US site is a link now for “promotions, the current one being the previously reported London Premiere Sweepstakes which involves a grand prize trip for two to the premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.

The contest will only be open to very select viewing markets and limited
amount of residents of only a few cities in the US. We will have much
more on this contest shortly, and will update with that in the near
future. What is of interest are the rules, which state that winners of
the trip will depart on either July 3 or 4 with a return of July 8 or
9th. Readers will recall there have been several reports about the premieres for the sixth Harry Potter film. WB has told TLC directly the tentatively set for HBP are still not officially confirmed as of yet. As we reported earlier, these tentative locations and dates are: Japan on July 6, London, England on July 7th and New York, New York on July 8th. We will update, of course once Warner Bros issues a formal release confirming all of these dates!

Finally, of interest are photos of the prizes to the sweeps, which include not only the Video Game which is due June 30 as TLC reported earlier, but also a peek at the new cover of the Half-Blood Prince Soundtrack, which you can see here in our galleries.





45 Responses to Harry Potter and Half-Blood Prince Websites Update Roundup: Soundtrack, Exhibit and Contest News

Avatar ImageDave-94 says: First Reaction!! This is awesome! Pity I don't live in the US. The cover of the soundtrack looks cool. Do you think they are gonna use that picture of Harry for the DVD cover too?Avatar Imagepottercastfan says: Cool! And I guess they will! That is one great picture!Avatar Imagepottercastfan says: At least I was the second poster!Avatar Imagemewthree says: i am looking forward to listening to the music and buying the sheet music to play.Avatar ImageDaphne Blake says: Damn it! Why do the US get a come to go the the London premiere and now UK peeps?!?! TANTRUM!Avatar Imagemugglemom4 says: Good luck to all those who get to enter the contest!Avatar ImageVeganMudblood says: YES! I'm looking forward to the soundtrack! Though, I would have liked a cover art that’s more visually relevant to the storyline of the film (like Dumbledore and Harry in the cave, or something), but it's still pretty cool. :DAvatar Imagesupergirlinfrance says: so coolAvatar ImageSmitch says: That exhibit looks awesome! The website for it alone is so enticing. I want the soundtracks from the films - Love that music playing in the background! Avatar ImageVideoKID says: Cool :DAvatar ImageAutumnWizard says: I wonder when the official WB Harry Potter website will post a HBP screensaver?! I really would like to have one!Avatar ImageHorcruxalej says: Cool!!! Avatar Imagephantomdave79 says: I look forward to hearing the entire soundtrack. That exhibit looks pretty amazing too. I can't wait for the report about it.Avatar ImageSirEdwardsGuardian says: I would like to have a Screensaver, too! YES.Avatar Imagekbicprez says: I really like what they've done with the HBP site. I think it's the best one yet!Avatar Imagedcrazmo says: When is the release date for the soundtrack? I'm dying to hear it!Avatar Imagex_Potter_Lover_Forever_x says: Wish I lived in the US :( Avatar Imagex_Potter_Lover_Forever_x says: Wish I lived in the US :( Avatar Imagex_Potter_Lover_Forever_x says: Wish I lived in the US :( Avatar Imageblackhair says: cool:)Avatar ImageDavid. says: I haven't been a big fan of the posters. I like them, but I think they could be better. I am hoping they will release more. I would like to see the trio at least together in some form or fashion on a poster. I know it's all about Harry and Dumbledore this time around, but I would like more of the trio. Avatar ImageLivelaughlovepotter says: GAH! I'm not in a mailing area for the contest!!Avatar Imagemaimiaa says: yayyy i'm totally participating in the sweepstakes! haha :D way cool HBP siteAvatar ImageTamyris says: I think the soundtrack of Harry Potter is really cool in the movie, I mean it gives power to the scenes but I wouldnt buy it. I am not a fan of classic music. The soundtrack of Twilight is very good, Linkin Park and Paramore! Awesome! But the movie and the books...not so much.Avatar Imageavrenim says: yay, my county is eligible! going to try to win that trip to london :DAvatar Imagelevi-OH-sa not levio-SA says: wow i like the snape/draco poster! i like the new batch of posters with the rest of the castAvatar Imagebudgie says: The cover reminds me of the Prisoner of Azkerban poster. Nice!Avatar Imagesirius17 says: The exhibit looks really cool. I hope I win the sweepstakes!Avatar Imagesirius17 says: AHHHH I'm not in the mailing areaAvatar Imagehermyone08 says: Yay! I really can't wait for the soundtrack! :)Avatar ImageHROAR Mudblood Proud says: I'm so excited to get the soundtrack. From the snippets in the trailers it sounds amazing.Avatar Imagecheeserpleaser says: So much news has come out today that I can barely comprehend it all! As for the soundtrack, I cannot wait for more media relating to it to come out. I am certain that it will be a fabulous piece of art.Avatar Imagethe_spectacle says: But I want to win a chance to go to the London premiere :( I also want the video game. NOW! Avatar ImageJohn-Robert says: to be honest, i hate the new website. its so average harry potter, grungy, dark, water droplets, i can't wait for the firey sun of deathly hallows. :].Avatar ImageJersey says: Very coolAvatar Imagelilhpchick20 says: Always love the website.Avatar ImageWitchlover says: I've been entering the contest for the past 4 days. It's kind of fun actually ^^Avatar Imagecalliet2b4g says: i wish i lived in the US!!!Avatar ImageBoyWithALightningScar says: Things are on the move, it's coming closer.Avatar ImageYodatheHobbit says: *H*ROAR Mudblood Proud Music from the trailers are not, and never have been used the movie they're promoting with the expection of the Durmstrang theme in a trailer for GOF. They're just used for the trailers.Avatar Imageharrypotterfan5324 says: NO I DONT LIVE IN ONE OF THE CITIES THAT CAN ENTER!!!! NO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Avatar ImageGobbledygook says: cool!Avatar Imageangelac123 says: Awesome! :DAvatar ImageBwaySaint says: Why is there no screensaver? I'm pretty tired of my OOTP one!!!Avatar ImageCatherine says: SQUEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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