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Going Deep in Harry Potter

Fantasy
77.8k votersThe Craziest Harry Potter Fan Theories That Could Be TrueThere’s nothing like a batch of Harry Potter fan theories straight out of the piping hot cauldron of the internet to make the day ...
Fantasy
763k viewsAll the Historical References In Harry PotterMany have fallen in love with the Harry Potter series and the fantastical wizarding world created by JK Rowling. Harry Potter's hi...
The Wizarding World
6.3k voters19 Criticisms Of The 'Harry Potter' Series From Fans That Are Totally ValidWhile the Harry Potter series is beloved by many, it's fair to say that there are many fans who have some valid criticisms of the ...
The Wizarding World
7.3k votersDumbledore Was Just As Bad, If Not Worse, Than VoldemortThroughout the Harry Potter series, Albus Percival Wulfric Brian Dumbledore acts as a benevolent force who guides Harry and his fr...
Fantasy
375 voters16 Ways The 'Harry Potter' Universe Is More Messed Up Than It SeemsThere's no doubt the Harry Potter universe suffers from a lack of logic, such as keeping the entrance to the Hogwarts Express in b...
Literature
4.9k votersSerious Harry Potter Fans Completely Freak Out Over These Parts Of The MoviesThe list of things book readers hate about the Harry Potter movies is as long as the list of school supplies for a first-year stud...
The Wizarding World
10.4k voters20 Legendary Moments In The Harry Potter Books That Should Have Been In The MoviesHarry Potter is a widely celebrated book series turned movie franchise. However, the transfer to the big screen has meant fan-favo...
Entertainment
170 votersThe Most Powerful Wands In 'Harry Potter'The level of power each Harry Potter character wields varies, based primarily on the witch or wizard's skills at casting magical s...
The Wizarding World
1.1k voters12 Ways Hermione Granger Is The True Hero Of The PotterverseHarry Potter might be the Chosen One, but true Potterheads know Hermione Granger is the real hero of J.K. Rowling's Potterverse. Y...
The Wizarding World
14.7k votersExistential Horrors Lurking In The Harry Potter UniverseThe wizarding world created by J.K. Rowling is ostensibly whimsical and charming. But when you really think about it, it becomes p...
Villains
1.1k votersWhy Draco Malfoy Isn't As Much Of A Villain As You Think He IsAlthough most Harry Potter fans find Draco Malfoy to be an arrogant, selfish, and hateful villain, there are Draco apologists who ...
The Wizarding World
30.2k votersJ.K. Rowling's Post-Books Reveals About Harry PotterIt’s been decades since the world was introduced to Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling, the author who created his magical world. Since ...
Fan Theories
2.7k voters13 Voldemort Fan Theories That Changed The Way We See Harry PotterIt's no surprise that there are a bunch of Voldemort fan theories circulating the internet because The Harry Potter franchise is o...
The Wizarding World
4.6k votersHarry Potter Plot Holes You Don't Need A Pensieve To SeeFirst, let's get one thing out of the way: Harry Potter is arguably the greatest series in literary history. Not surprisingly, the...
Fictional Places
359 votersHogwarts Should Really Have Been Shut Down Years AgoEven if you've only skimmed a Harry Potter book or watched one or two of the films, it only takes a moment to realize Hogwarts sho...
The Wizarding World
2.5k voters'Harry Potter' Characters Who Were Done Dirty By The MoviesNo matter your experience with the Harry Potter franchise, you've undoubtedly heard - dozens of times - that "the books are better...
Entertainment
8.7k votersThe Objectively Worst Decisions In The 'Harry Potter' SeriesWands, spells, and potions can't always save the day in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter stories - brainpower is needed to defeat Volde...
Fictional Places
580 voters12 Ways Going To Hogwarts Would Be A Seven-Year Waking NightmareA generation of children dreamt of getting their Hogwarts acceptance letter in the mail, but would Hogwarts be fun to attend for r...
Literature
8k votersUtterly Genius Foreshadowing In Harry Potter Most Fans Completely MissedAs most fans of the series already know, the Harry Potter books are filled to the brim with subtle, clever moments of foreshadowin...
The Wizarding World
448.1k viewsAll the References to Harry Potter in Fantastic Beasts You Definitely MissedThe Harry Potter universe is a rich world filled with dense histories and characters who are related to each other with gossamer-t...