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15.1: PotterCast Vs. MuggleCast LIVE from LeakyCon Boston 2019!

PotterCast: The Harry Potter fandom podcast (Est. 2005)

Release Date: 11/21/2019

16.2: Can We Just Buy Out J.K. Rowling? (Reaction Pod) show art 16.2: Can We Just Buy Out J.K. Rowling? (Reaction Pod)

PotterCast: The Harry Potter fandom podcast (Est. 2005)

The internet went crazy today when a rumor seemed to break through about the always-destined Harry Potter television show — specifically that while no series is actually in the works, WB is now officially shopping for writers and pitches for an HBO Max event. We did a quick-and-dirty reaction pod with our three hosts and our good friend , a longtime LeakyCon staffer and Mashable entertainment reporter, to break down the news, what it means for the franchise, and what the fandom does now.  Basically, we decided the fandom just needs to get a trillion dollars together and buy the...

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PotterCast: The Harry Potter fandom podcast (Est. 2005)

When your 2020 wrapped congratulates you on all four episodes of content you produced this year, it must be PotterCast! Welcome to season 16, in which we are, we swear, on the edge of actually producing this thing at a normal clip. See how it's going to start to work in this episode in which we introduce a few new segments — a bit of opening chatter (including an IN-Depp conversation as Frankie puts it) with your gang, then two new segments: POTTER PONDERINGS (in this episode, we wonder what it takes to make a Hufflepuff go dark) and HEY NETFLIX (in which we pitch spinoff shows about the...

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PotterCast: The Harry Potter fandom podcast (Est. 2005)

It's our 15-year PotterCast anniversary! WHAT!? This is our live show that we did to celebrate, the video of which you can access at . In this episode, we do some nostalgia, we do some mailbags, we do some Q&A, we play some Quiplash, and we reflect on the magic of the past and the promise of the future. Here are ways to support the show! Join our patreon! - Now, you can also join our Discord community there! You can also buy PotterCast-related merch at !

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PotterCast: The Harry Potter fandom podcast (Est. 2005)

In this episode, Frak, John, and Melissa do what they had not yet done together as hosts and friends: discuss and unpack J.K. Rowling's harmful rhetoric regarding transgender people. We strongly encourage you to listen to 15.2: Sorting It Out, the episode we released right after her tweet in December, for information and facts on why what she is doing is so difficult to parse.  Here is a link to the twitter thread we referenced debunking JKR’s statements: https://twitter.com/carter_andrewj/status/1270787941275762689?s=21 We also touch on the future of the show, and the state of...

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PotterCast: The Harry Potter fandom podcast (Est. 2005)

We asked what you wanted us to talk about, and here are the results, yet more Potter silliness while we're all in lockdown! Reminders! CHECK OUT OUR MERCH, omg it's so good. Join our patreon! - Now, you can also join our Discord community there!

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PotterCast: The Harry Potter fandom podcast (Est. 2005)

We are isolating together for this freewheeling hour of silliness where we take your Harry Potter questions and have some fun. ALSO, SOME NEWS: Now there are TWO Patreons: One for just PotterCast, one for Roll 9 3/4 and all the other Mischief Media shows. BOTH get you access to our discord, where there are Harry Potter, gaming, television, movies. cooking, crafting, and a ton of other amazing conversations happening. PLUS lots of amazing bonus content updated weekly. Also visit  We have so much cool swag there. Also, there is a LOT of content to entertain you on your quarantine on...

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15.2: Sorting It Out: J.K. Rowling, transphobia, and what just happened to our community (with Jackson Bird) show art 15.2: Sorting It Out: J.K. Rowling, transphobia, and what just happened to our community (with Jackson Bird)

PotterCast: The Harry Potter fandom podcast (Est. 2005)

Welcome to a very special episode of PotterCast! This week, J.K. Rowling angered and saddened many fans when she came out in support of a woman whose company had not renewed her employment contract because she refused to recognize the legally protected rights of trans people. In coming back from a months-long Twitter hiatus, J.K. Rowling mischaracterized the facts of the case in support of a dangerous and unscientific movement that invalidates the trans experience, and in doing so flies in the face of medical consensus worldwide. Her comments also confused a lot of fans who are not fully...

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15.1: PotterCast Vs. MuggleCast LIVE from LeakyCon Boston 2019! show art 15.1: PotterCast Vs. MuggleCast LIVE from LeakyCon Boston 2019!

PotterCast: The Harry Potter fandom podcast (Est. 2005)

Check out our new naming system! It's Season 15, episode 1!    Featuring MuggleCast's Micah Tanenbuam and Eric Scull, as well as Louis Cordice (who played for MuggleCast) and Chris Rankin, who hosted!   There are three games in this episode! We recommend putting yourself into the mode of a contestant as you listen to the first. Remember! Visit to purchase this limited edition PotterCast: After All This Time shirt. Don’t forget that we have ! Check out our new sponsor,

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#300: It’s Funny How That Worked Out – Our 300th Episode! show art #300: It’s Funny How That Worked Out – Our 300th Episode!

PotterCast: The Harry Potter fandom podcast (Est. 2005)

LIVE FROM LEAKYCON 2019: BOSTON – OUR 300TH EPISODE! In this episode, we discuss our fandom-packed weekend at the 10th anniversary of LeakyCon and discuss the last ten years of PotterCast. We also revisit some of our favorite old-school PotterCast segments – Canonconclundrums (with Chris Rankin!), Are You Smarter Than John Noe?, and a Dueling!We also have our first new shirt in TEN YEARS! Visit to purchase this limited edition PotterCast: After All This Time shirt.Don’t forget that we have a Patreon where you can get extra (sorting-related!) content! Don’t forget that we have !...

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PotterCast: The Harry Potter fandom podcast (Est. 2005)

LIVE FROM LEAKYCON: PotterCast's Spotlight with Dan Fogler! In this episode, we talk with Dan Fogler about how he approached Jacob's characterization in the Fantastic Beasts films, what it's like to film knowing the magical creatures will be added in post-production, Jacob's complicated relationship with Queen, and more!  Don’t forget that we have ! Produced by Adam Molina // Assoc. Produced by Kylie Madden  

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Check out our new naming system! It's Season 15, episode 1! 
 
Featuring MuggleCast's Micah Tanenbuam and Eric Scull, as well as Louis Cordice (who played for MuggleCast) and Chris Rankin, who hosted!
 

There are three games in this episode! We recommend putting yourself into the mode of a contestant as you listen to the first.

Remember!

  1. Visit Mischief Merch to purchase this limited edition PotterCast: After All This Time shirt.
  2. Don’t forget that we have a Patreon where you can get extra (sorting-related!) content!
  3. Check out our new sponsor, Shaker and Spoon