• Sports teams The Thundelarra Thunderers are a Quidditch team from Australia (QA8). The Thunderers, along with their traditional rivals the Woollongong Warriors, dominate the Australian league. Their competition is so fierce that refereeing a game between the two is seen as “asking for” personal injury, which has given rise to the… Read More
• Character Timothy Blenkinsop is a supporter of the Puddlemere United Quidditch team in the 1990s (DP4). Interviewed by the Daily Prophet, Blenkinsop was 23 at the time of Puddlemere’s 30 September match against the Holyhead Harpies. He was caught in the ensuing riot and still had a tail resulting from… Read More
• Regions, counties, and territories Though once a sovereign nation in its own right, Transylvania became part of Romania after World War I and has remained so ever since. It is of course also known for being the setting of Bram Stoker’s Dracula, giving it a stereotyped association with vampires and… Read More
• Sports teams The Transylvanian National Teams come from the Eastern European country of Transylvania. Quidditch The first Quidditch World Cup final was held in 1473 between Transylvania and Flanders (QA8, Pm). It was also notorious for having been extremely violent and officials recorded 700 known types of fouls during the match,… Read More