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'Harry Potter: Wizards Unite' Mobile Game To Launch Friday - Get All The Details Here!

Brand new details about the Harry Potter: Wizards Unite mobile game are being released and we can hardly wait to play it!

In the vein of Pokemon Go!, the mobile game was inspired by the book series by J.K. Rowling and players will get to take on the role of a new recruit working within the Statute of Secrecy Task Force, helping to solve the mystery of the Calamity.

In the game, player are able to explore their real-world neighborhoods and cities to discover mysterious artifacts, cast spells, and encounter fantastic beasts and iconic characters along the way.

Noted by THR, one of the big challenges in the game is called Fortress Challenges, where you pair up in teams of five for demanding tasks and to take on more foes.

You’re also able to create your own wizarding passport, where you can pick your house, pose for a photo with Harry’s famous glasses or a witch hat, and at higher levels, can even pick your profession and title.

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is available as a free download on Android and iOS mobile devices on Friday.

Rupert Grint & Tom Felton Reunite With 'Harry Potter' Cast at 'Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure Preview'

The stars of Harry Potter get their wands out during the opening ceremonies of the Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure Preview event held at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter on Tuesday night (June 11) in Orlando, Fla.

Rupert Grint, Tom Felton, and Evanna Lynch reunited with Warwick Davis and twins James and Oliver Phelps for the cool event.

The group welcomed guests to the opening ceremony event, which kicked off the grand opening celebration of Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure that opens this weekend.

You can get all the details about the ride on!

Check out a glimpse at all that went on inside the opening ceremony below!

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'Harry Potter' Character Dobby Seems to Appear in Security Camera Footage in Viral Video

A video has gone viral showing a creature that looks shockingly like the Harry Potter universe character Dobby the House Elf!

The video shows what appears to be a driveway at a private home. Suddenly, the creature strolls by the car and does not appear to be a human or recognizable animal.

The video has racked up almost 100,000 retweets and almost 275,000 likes since it was posted on Twitter.

So far, “Harry Potter” author JK Rowling has not commented on the Dobby video.

You can check out the video on Twitter right here.

Vans Releases 'Harry Potter' Collection!

Vans and Harry Potter are teaming up!

The skateboarding brand unveiled a new collection based on the J. K. Rowling series on Friday (June 6).

First teased in April, the line includes clothing, footwear and accessories inspired by the four houses of the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, and is available in both the U.S. and Europe.

The collection features “four exclusive colorways in Vans‘ classic silhouettes — a Sk8-Hi for Gryffindor, an Era for Slytherin, Authentic for Ravenclaw and the Classic Slip-On for Hufflepuff,” the brand said in a statement.

Click here to see the collection.

It’s been almost 20 years since the release of the first Harry Potter film. Wondering what the stars have been up to since? Click here to see where they are now!

JK Rowling Announces Four New 'Harry Potter' Books Are Coming

J.K. Rowling is giving the fans what they want – more Harry Potter!

Announced on Pottermore, four new books revolving around the lessons Harry and his friends studied at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry are set to debut next month.

The website promises the books “will take you back in time once again to learn about the traditional folklore and magic at the heart of the Harry Potter stories.”

“In addition to exploring the origins of magic through history and folklore, the eBook shorts will also feature notes, manuscript pages and charming sketches as previously seen in ‘Harry Potter: A History of Magic.’”

The first two of the quartet of books – “Harry Potter: A Journey Through Charms and Defence Against the Dark Arts” and “Harry Potter: A Journey Through Potions and Herbology” – will be available on Pottermore on June 27th.

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The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Just Unveiled New Details About Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure Coaster!

Universal Orlando’s Wizarding World of Harry Potter just revealed new details about their newest attraction, Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure.

The new coaster, which is located where the Dragon Challenge coaster used to be, includes an actual forest with over 1,200 live trees that bring the Forbidden Forest of the Harry Potter books and films to life.

Guests will fly deep into the Forbidden Forest with Hagrid as their guide, braving the mysteries and thrills beyond the grounds of Hogwarts castle on a groundbreaking coaster experience unlike any other.

You’ll also encounter some of the wizarding world’s rarest magical creatures, like a majestic Centaur, a swarm of mischievous Cornish Pixies, Fluffy, the three-headed dog – and even a creature that’s never been seen in the films; and you might even become entangled in a thicket of Devil’s Snare!

You can check out two intro videos below!

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