Two new Harry Potter books arrive this October

Can’t make it to London for the British Library’s Harry Potter exhibition? Two forthcoming books will help you explore the history of magic, no plane ticket required. Hermione Granger would be thrilled, as will any Potterhead eager to learn as much as possible about the wizarding world. On October 20, in conjunction with the opening…

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New Pokemon Movie Coming To Theaters This Fall For 2 days!

This last year a reboot of Ash’s origin story started making rounds in Japanese theaters. Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! is a brief reinterpretation of the first few days of Ash Ketchum’s adventure as a Pokémon trainer. In fact the first episode of Pokémon ever is titled, “Pokémon, I Choose You!” Using the framework…

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Pokemon Go to Add Legendary Pokemon this Weekend!

Trainers everywhere got the confirmation they were hoping for this morning when Niantic announced the first official appearance of a Legendary will be this weekend at GO Fest! Along with a stellar video, Niantic celebrated the one year anniversary of GO by announcing that during the event trainers will rally together to defeat a legendary…

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Explore the galaxy with our Star Wars travel guide

The Star Wars galaxy often seems infinite: a vast array of planets and moons, all with unique climates, landscapes, inhabitants, languages, and architectural styles. For decades, Star Wars fans have vicariously experienced the thrills and suspense of exploring new worlds alongside our beloved characters. And of course, some of us plan our holidays around film…

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R2-D2 Sells at Auction for $2.76 Million

In a June auction that made major news, a 43-inch tall R2-D2 unit, made of various parts used in the Star Wars films, sold for $2.76 million. How many credits is that?! Auction house Profiles in History (which doesn’t seem to have any connections with Jawas) had expected R2 to sell for between $1 and…

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Animated Micro-Series Star Wars: Forces of Destiny has Premiered

A whole new generation of Star Wars fans will enjoy learning more about their favorite characters in these punchy short animations! Star Wars fans have a new animated series to tide them over during summer 2017 thanks to Star Wars: Forces of Destiny, created by Disney and Lucasfilm Animation. As Kathleen Kennedy, President of Lucasfilm,…

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Harry Potter and the Sacred Text: a thought-provoking podcast explores what the boy wizard can tell us about life

Since its emergence 20 years ago, Harry Potter has sparked endless discussion, from casual conversations among friends to formal academic analysis. Potterheads have written countless essays and editorials for Scribbulus on virtually every topic within the Wizarding World, from Voldemort’s soul to “Dumbledorian Ethics.” Harry Potter has also made it onto university syllabi. Professors teach…

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