5 Philosopher’s Stone Memes

5 Philosopher’s Stone Memes

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I know I know, half of you are scandalized, but today, on the eighteenth anniversary of the film release of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, how am I supposed to bring sorcery into it? Apparently american children in 1997 thought philosophy was for nerds. You know what’s for nerds? Harry Potter. There are a lot of ways to reminisce about the only movie where they actually wear robes, but we’re internet people second, here at Bookstr. I think you know where this is going. Flawless Logic  Image via QuickMeme  Alright, I was the same age as Harry when I …

Top Seven Most Obscure Creatures in Harry Potter

Top Seven Most Obscure Creatures in Harry Potter

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The Harry Potter universe is full of all kinds of magical creatures, from the terrifying Dementors to the majestic Phoenixes to the spooky Boggarts to the lumbering Mountain Trolls. But how about some of the lesser known critters of the Potterverse? The most obscure critters that nevertheless flesh out of the universe? Let’s count down some of the best ones of the Potterverse and give them the love they deserve! Image via Harry Potter wiki 7. Hinkypunk Hinkypunks may look beautiful, but they’re actually quite sinister little critters. These creatures manifest as glowing beacons of light holding onto lanterns, appearing before …

New Harry Potter Ride Debuts Animated Hagrid!

New Harry Potter Ride Debuts Animated Hagrid!

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Harry Potter fans are in for a treat this summer! Opening at Universal Orlando in June 2019 is a new Harry Potter ride. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter attraction will be an immersive roller coaster experience that centers around everyone’s favorite half-giant, Rubeus Hagrid. The ride will be called Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure, with the premise being that the riders join Hagrid on a motorbike tour through the Forbidden Forest. Of course, things go wrong and the rollercoaster’s riders are soon attacked by the magical creatures residing within the Forest, and Hagrid working overtime to get them out of trouble. The ride is set to …

Get Ready For Thrilling New Hagrid-Themed Roller Coaster!

Get Ready For Thrilling New Hagrid-Themed Roller Coaster!

One of the most appealing things about Harry Potter is the idea that magic is real. And that’s also been one of the best things about the series’ popularity: that’s exactly what the books’ magic has become. The wizarding world of Harry Potter has spread far beyond the pages of J.K. Rowling’s beloved series to reach… well, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.   Image Via Orlando Park Stop   On Thursday, Universal Orlando announced that a Hagrid-themed roller coaster is set to open in the park as soon as June 13 of this year. The coaster, called Hagrid’s Magical …