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Australia Joins the International Ranks of Quidditch

Posted by: Catherine
May 08, 2012, 09:47 PM

According to the Herald Sun the "Olympic" Australian Quidditch team has packed it's bags, and is prepared to fly off to London. The Australian National Quidditch team is the newest team that will go up against the USA and UK in this summer's 2012 UK Summer Games.  The Aussies now officiallyContinued...

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Wizarding World Still Making Magical Profits

Posted by: Catherine
May 02, 2012, 08:19 PM

Nearly two years after the grand opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, the theme park is still magically raising Universal profits. Orlando reports that the theme park ticket and souvenir sales have contributed to a 17.1% growth rate. The Wizarding World has helped Universal's revenue gainContinued...


March Contest Winners Announced

Posted by: Stephanie_J
April 26, 2012, 09:45 AM

The winners for Leaky's March contest have been announced. The challenge was to write the history of a special friendship and envision how one dynamic duo of witch/wizard and their creature companion met.

Congratulations to the following winners:

First place: Neville/Trevor by zonkoltd
Second place: Percy/ScabbersContinued...


April Fools Day Quibbler Now Online

Posted by: Rosi
April 02, 2012, 04:24 AM

Sorry for the delay everyone, we were busy cleaning up the mess after Peeves had a bit too much fun with a paintball gun, but the April 1st edition of The Quibbler is now online for your reading pleasure featuring the delightful, dashing and daring Gilderoy Lockhart, here to share with us the "untold truth ofContinued...


Photos: Inside Warner Bros. Studio Tour - The Making of Harry Potter

Posted by: Edward
March 28, 2012, 07:52 PM

Leaky participated in a press tour of the Warner Bros. Studio Tour - The Making of Harry Potter this morning and now has a special gallery of high res photos from the experience right here!  Stay close for Leaky's full report, set to be online soon.

The Warner Bros. Studio TourContinued...


Pottermore Shop Now Open, Harry Potter eBooks and Digital Audio Books Available for First Time

Posted by: Stephanie_J
March 27, 2012, 09:08 AM

The official Pottermore shop was launched this morning, marking the first time that the Harry Potter books are available to buy in an eBook and digital audio book format.

This will be the only place to purchase digital copies of the Harry Potter series,Continued...


Early and Spoiler-Free Review of Team StarKid's "Holy Musical, B@man"

Posted by: Edward
March 20, 2012, 06:10 PM

This weekend, Leaky was in attendance at one of the preview showings for Team StarKid's latest production "Holy Musical, B@man," and is now able to share this early--and spoiler free-- review of the musical.  The full performance will be online care of YouTube in April, followingContinued...


February Rubber Duck Contest Winners

Posted by: Stephanie_J
March 11, 2012, 06:37 PM

The challenge for Leaky's February contest was to design a rubber duck for Arthur Weasley. The winners have now been selected, and we're sure Mr. Weasley would have been overjoyed with all of your concepts!

First Place: perfectpasty - Flying Machine Duck

Second Place: ss19 - Multi-Function Duck

Third Place: DuckloverContinued...

J.K. Rowling

Pottermore Opening to Everyone in Early April

Posted by: Stephanie_J
March 08, 2012, 08:55 AM

The Pottermore Insider updated today to announce that Pottermore.com will be coming out of the Beta phase and open to everyone in early April 2012.

The Beta period for Pottermore was extended indefinitely toward the end of last year. The Insider explains why this decision was made:

We always knew PottermoreContinued...


Valentine's Day Quibbler Now Online

Posted by: Rosi
February 14, 2012, 05:22 AM

The Valentine's Day edition of The Quibbler, Leaky's publication for "all the news you won't find anywhere else" is now online! Read the PDF version at this link or download the zipped file right here. Find out how you can submit to The Quibbler at this link.

Happy reading and happy Valentine's Day!


UPDATED: Daniel Radcliffe to Introduce Two Screenings of "The Woman in Black" in London

Posted by: Stephanie_J
February 07, 2012, 11:31 AM

On Saturday, Feb. 11, actor Daniel Radcliffe and director James Watkins will introduce their film, "The Woman in Black," to audiences at two special screenings in London.

For fans who missed out on seeing Radcliffe at the film's London premiere last month, this is anotherContinued...


February Contest: Rubber Duck for Arthur

Posted by: Stephanie_J
February 01, 2012, 05:41 PM

For February's contest, it's all about Arthur Weasley. Because he's such a great father and beloved character, we want to give him something special for his birthday. Since we know he loves all things muggle, namely rubber ducks, your task this month is to design a rubber duck especially for Arthur! You willContinued...


January Quibbler Now Online

Posted by: Rosi
January 25, 2012, 03:14 PM

A brand new issue of The Quibbler is now online! The latest issue of The Quibbler brings you all that the Ministry of Magic will not tell you about the mysteries of Time and Place — the magic of both mind and heart. You can get the January issue at this link or alternatively download a zipped format. If you'd likeContinued...


New Books for Harry Potter Book Club, Jo's Book Nook

Posted by: Rosi
January 11, 2012, 06:33 PM

Start the year off reading with the Harry Potter Book Club and Jo's Book Nook! The former is reading Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (take part here) whilst Jo's Book Nook is reading And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie, with a discussion of that book as well as Christie's otherContinued...


Diagon Alley Set to be Included in Warner Bros. Studio Tour - The Making of Harry Potter

Posted by: Stephanie_J
December 19, 2011, 09:37 AM

London mayor Boris Johnson was present this morning at Warner Bros. Studio Tour to help reveal the latest Harry Potter set to be joining the Making of Harry Potter tour.

Guests at the Studio Tour will have the opportunity to walk through Diagon Alley, and seeContinued...

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