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EA Games to Hold Webchat

Posted by: sue
November 04, 2005, 07:29 PM

EA, the makers of the Harry Potter video games let us know they are holding a webchat for fans to take part in at 7pm on Tuesday, November 8th. You can participate in this webchat with the developers of the new game at this link. This is a great chance for gamers to get some insight into the new Goblet of Fire game whichContinued...


Wyrd Sisters' Toil and Trouble for Naught: Case Against Goblet Dismissed

Posted by: Melissa
November 04, 2005, 05:42 PM

CTV reports that the Ontario Superior Court dismissed a notion by a Winnipeg folk group, The Wyrd Sisters, to block the release of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire in Canada. The band argued that "a fictional rock band in the film would ruin their careers."Continued...


Entertainment Weekly Feature on GoF Now Online

Posted by: sue
November 04, 2005, 11:41 AM

We told you a few days ago about the new issue of Entertainment Weekly that will feature Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, along with that great new cover photo of Daniel Radcliffe. Excerpts from many of the pieces are now online. There is this new interview with actor Daniel Radcliffe, discussingContinued...

Radcliffe Interviews

UK TV Reminder: Dan Radcliffe on BBC1 Tonight

Posted by: sue
November 04, 2005, 11:19 AM

As a reminder for all those who can get UK Channel BBC1, actor Daniel Radcliffe will be appearing tonight on the "Friday Night with Jonathan Ross" program at 10:30pm (UK time). The BBC press office has now posted an excerpt of tonight's interview with Daniel, and he reveals that he wouldContinued...


UK and US Goblet of Fire Early Ticket Sales

Posted by: sue
November 04, 2005, 10:35 AM

Fandango issued a press release this morning about the impressive sales they are experiencing with fans snapping up early tickets to see Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire has ranked among Fandango's top selling movies since tickets first became available,"Continued...

Spanish Publication Date for El Libro 6

Posted by: Melissa
November 04, 2005, 10:14 AM

"Harry Potter y el Misterio del Principe" ("Harry Potter and the Mystery of the Prince"), the Spanish translation of "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince," will be released in Spain and Latin America on February 23, 2006. Three different Spanish versions will be printed;Continued...


PotterCast Transcripts 9 and 10 Available

Posted by: sue
November 04, 2005, 09:59 AM

Hi Everyone! The PotterCast transcripts to episode 9 and episode 10 are now available. Editors Note: My apologies again to all the injured eardrums and shattered crystal from all my squeeling over the news about going to the premiere in New York! I promise no more of that from now on (unless of courseContinued...


"Herald Hunt"-ers can get free GoF preview tickets

Posted by: Melissa
November 04, 2005, 07:01 AM

The Miami Herald has an ad today offering complimentary passes to an advance screening of GoF, scheduled for Sunday, November 13. Passes can be picked up this Sunday, November 6, at noon at Coral Gables City Hall, in tandem with Dave Barry's Herald Hunt.
I learned yesterday that it's likelyContinued...

Scholastic Responds on Sales Issue

Posted by: Melissa
November 04, 2005, 06:42 AM

The Book Standard reported yesterday on Scholastic's response to a claim in The Independent last week that sales of HBP in the US were not as high as expected.

Kyle Good, vice president of corporate communications and media relations for Scholastic, responded to the The Independent article in a statement MondayContinued...

High Sales Mark Book Six Release in Denmark

Posted by: Melissa
November 04, 2005, 06:34 AM

Linda let us know that reported that 125,000 copies of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince have already sold in Denmark in the three weeks since its release.
Gyldendal, the HP publisher in Denmark, say that they printed 120,000 copies befor the release of the book, then had to print anotherContinued...


Update from WB: Live London Goblet Premiere Footage

Posted by: sue
November 03, 2005, 07:26 PM

We have an update for you from WB about the coverage of the London Goblet of Fire premiere. Warner Brothers will be carrying live streaming footage for us at this link of all the festivities at the Leicester Square Odeon on Sunday, November 6th starting at 17.00 GMT (12pm ET). Long timeContinued...


New Clip on "Ellen" Monday November 7th

Posted by: sue
November 03, 2005, 07:02 PM

Readers Jessica, Ben and Oma let us know that today on the "Ellen"show, it was announced that yet another brand new exclusive clip from Goblet of Fire will be aired on Monday, November 7th. The show is syndicated so please check your local listings.
Thanks guys!


The Dark Lord Casts His Mark on WB

Posted by: sue
November 03, 2005, 02:19 PM

The Dark Lord has cast his mark on the WB; on the WB Harry Potter site that is! We showed you the sneak look at the site last week. The site is now up and running- check it out...if you dare ;)


Dinner in the Great Hall Contests

Posted by: sue
November 03, 2005, 01:58 PM

As mentioned in the AOL UK Contest post below, there are now multiple contests for a trip to London and have dinner on the Hogwarts Great Hall film set at Leavesden Studios. Singapore Channel 5 is also now promoting this contest for residents of Singapore to enter to win the trip to London in early December. MoreContinued...


UK Goblet of Fire Premiere and Contest News

Posted by: sue
November 03, 2005, 01:25 PM

Live in the UK and want to attend this weekend's Goblet of Fire premiere in London? Well, perhaps you can if you are lucky enough to win two tickest in a contest sponsored by Classic FM. The contest is just about over, but if you listen to the station and when they play parts of the new GobletContinued...

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