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The Most Powerful Wizards In The ‘Harry Potter’ Franchise, Ranked

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‘Harry Potter’ fans only: Vote up the characters you’d most want defending you in a magical showdown.

Throughout the Harry Potter films, fans are introduced to a wide array of powerful witches and wizards, some of whom are much nicer than others. When the chips are down, which character from the wizarding world would you most want to have your back? Below are the top contenders for the most powerful wizard in Harry Potter.

You'll be able to select your choice of magical back-up from characters in the Harry Potter series and the Fantastic Beasts franchise. Would you remain true to the powers of good, represented by Harry and Dumbledore, or jump ship to the dark side by teaming up with villains like Voldemort and Grindlewald? Vote up the characters you'd most like to have on your side if you ever found yourself in the midst of a magical showdown.