What happened fifty years ago? When the tombstone photo from Goblet of Fire appeared a few weeks ago with glaring canon errors, I started to wonder how sure we could be of the dates of events that happened, according to the books, “fifty years ago.” New information was included in Half-Blood… Read More"Finestra"
Finestra is the incantation of a spell used by Newt Scamander to shatter the window of a jewelry shop while trying to catch his runaway Niffler in New York City (WFT). Podcast: Play in new window |… Read MoreFinn• Character
Finn was a Bowtruckle who lived in Newt Scamander’s case (WFT). Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:00 — 2.7MB)Subscribe: Google… Read MoreFrank• Character
Frank was a giant Thunderbird rescued from captivity in Egypt by Newt Scamander in the 1920s and smuggled into New York inside his suitcase. In Egypt, Frank had been kept cruelly chained by his leg, but inside Newt’s case he lived in a replica of the Arizona desert, his native… Read MoreFrozen Ashwinder Eggs
Quite valuable, as they can serve as ingredients in love potions or may be eaten whole as a cure for ague. These uses are quite appropriate as Ashwinder eggs are so flammable that they will ignite a dwelling within minutes if they are not frozen as soon as possible . Read More
— "Petrificus Totalus"
Turns the entire body of the victim rigid. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:00 — 2.7MB)Subscribe: Google Podcasts |… Read MoreFwooper• Creature
The Fwooper is a magical African bird with brightly-colored feathers. The song of the Fwooper will drive the listener insane, so the birds are sold with a Silencing Charm on them (FB). In the book Ancient Runes Made Easy, the Fwooper symbol symbolises the number 4… Read More