MuggleCast: the Harry Potter podcast
MuggleCast is your weekly ride into the Wizarding World. Pioneering the Harry Potter podcast phenomenon in August 2005, MuggleCast has continued to bring its listeners entertaining and thought-provoking discussions about J.K. Rowling's expanding universe. With each new episode we discuss everything Harry Potter: the latest news, the Potter books, Fantastic Beasts, The Cursed Child, the theme parks, the video games, and more!
510: The Best (or Weirdest) of Harry Potter Fan Fiction
Tuesday 20 April 2021
News: British star of stage, film and TV Helen McCrory has died. We wish the best to her family and loved ones.
Main Discussion: Former...
509: What We'd Change About The Harry Potter Books and Movies
Tuesday 13 April 2021
Main Discussion: What Would We Change About The Harry Potter Books & Movies?
A couple of Mary GrandPre's book covers should've taken a...
508: How To Tell Fred and George Weasley Apart, and More Twin Talk
Tuesday 06 April 2021
News: Warner Bros' recent deal with Regal means a shorter window between theaters and streaming for future Wizarding World films.
507: Bradley Bakes is Creating Every Food and Drink Item in the Harry Potter Books
Tuesday 30 March 2021
This week, we're joined by Bradley Bakes, a YouTuber in the United Kingdom who’s currently baking his way through the entire Harry Potter...
506: Harry and Tom Riddle, More Security Nightmares, and Other MuggleMail
Tuesday 23 March 2021
We asked our listeners, following last week's discussion, what fan films they would like to see made.
From Arthur and Molly's courtship, to...
505: Seven Harry Potter Fan Films That Expand The Story in Brilliant Ways
Tuesday 16 March 2021
The MuggleCasters recently appeared on Evanna Lynch’s ChickPeeps podcast, where we nerded out on Harry Potter - check it out!
504: The Achievements of Women in Harry Potter
Tuesday 09 March 2021
Welcome Slug Club guest Olivia!
The Hogwarts Legacy video game will reportedly allow for players to customize their character's gender...
503: The Best and Worst of Ron Weasley
Tuesday 02 March 2021
Happy Birthday, Ronald Bilius Weasley! Today we're kicking off a new monthly feature, where we’ll be hosting a main character discussion...
502: All The Ways Hogwarts Is A Security Nightmare
Tuesday 23 February 2021
Did Wizards Unite finally confirm a long-standing theory about Lavender Brown?
Main Discussion: All The Ways That Hogwarts Is A Security...
501: Fantastic Beasts 3 Opening Scene Ideas, MuggleMail
Tuesday 16 February 2021
A new Harry Potter Exhibition will be touring the globe. How similar will it be to the one we've already been to?
The hosts discuss how...
500: The Best Harry Potter Pick-Up Lines, Popular Head Cannon Ships
Tuesday 09 February 2021
We made it to Episode 500! To celebrate, we have a fun a look at MuggleCast By The Numbers
How many emails have we received over the years?...
499: Life As An Adult Harry Potter Fan
Tuesday 02 February 2021
Welcome to our listener and Patron Julia, whose son Wyatt sent us a great question a few weeks ago.
News: As we predicted, a Potter...
498: Harry Potter's 'Midnight Sun': The Companion Stories We Want Written
Tuesday 26 January 2021
News: With a new appointment at Warner Brothers, could a Harry Potter television show be in our future? (Note: This episode was recorded...
#497: The First Movie's Best Character Introductions
Tuesday 19 January 2021
Welcome Slug Club member Pablo to the show! Spanish language speakers, check out Pablo's HP podcast Cuarantena 9 3/4!
In a bit of sad news,...
#496: Harry Potter Character New Year Resolutions, Iconic Lines We Always Say Out Loud
Monday 11 January 2021
Welcome to 2021 - our 16th year of Potter podcasting!
What Harry Potter gifts did we receive over the holidays?
Main Discussion: The New...
#495: Taste-Testing Harry Potter Themed Drinks, 2020 Year in Review
Tuesday 22 December 2020
As 2020 comes to a close, we're so thankful to have all of you! Happy Holidays and Happy New Year!
To celebrate the holidays, the hosts...
#494: Reviewing The Gadgets and Gizmos of the Wizarding World
Tuesday 15 December 2020
The hosts are joined by Dave Jorgenson, Washington Post's TikTok Guy, who's a huge Harry Potter fan and a longtime MuggleCast...
#493: The Best Fan-Made Harry Potter Merchandise
Tuesday 08 December 2020
It's the holiday season, so we're discussing some great fan-made Harry Potter item with MuggleCast listener and Etsy creator Hannah, owner...
#492: The Defining Chapters of the Big Seven Harry Potter Characters
Tuesday 24 November 2020
Thanks to all who came out to Quizzitch Live: Weasley Thanksgiving edition! If you missed it, watch it now!
Main Discussion: What chapters...
#491: Which Harry Potter Character Would We Want To Be?
Tuesday 17 November 2020
Thanksgiving is all about family! Join us for a Weasley Family-themed Quizzitch Live on Sunday, November 22nd!
The hosts share their...
#490: Why Johnny Depp Left Fantastic Beasts, and Who Should Play Grindelwald Now
Monday 09 November 2020
Thanksgiving is all about family; join us for a Weasley Family-themed Quizzitch Live on Sunday, November 22nd!
Breaking News: Johnny Depp...
#489: The Politics of the Wizarding World
Tuesday 03 November 2020
In celebration of Halloween, we hosted a brand-new, spoooooky edition of Quizzitch Live! Join us later this November for another round of...
#488: Your Most Controversial Harry Potter Opinions
Tuesday 27 October 2020
In celebration of Halloween, we're hosting our next Quizzitch Live this Saturday, October 31 at 3 p.m. ET! We hope to see you...
#487: The Scariest Moments in Harry Potter
Tuesday 20 October 2020
It's our annual Halloween episode and we discuss the scariest moments in the Harry Potter series!
Some our favorite past Halloween episodes...
#486: Quidditch Through the Ages Illustrated Review, MuggleMail, and Games!
Tuesday 13 October 2020
PSA for the USA: Many voter registration deadlines are approaching in the United States. Please make sure you are registered to vote in...