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A product of rigorous and excited discussion between a few MuggleNet staff members, Alohomora! was crafted to fill the void left in the aftermath of the final Harry Potter movie release. Led by the rotating voices of the podcast, fans can now re-read the books alongside thousands online and share all their new insights on the show, as well as on the companion section. The project is entirely produced by fans, for fans.

Apr 24, 2021

On Episode 320 we discuss...

→ Descriptive dialogue and how to write it
→ Exam study stress is REAL
→ Is the Hogwarts' school calendar indicative of the UK's schedule?
→ #FantasticBeastsRightToLive
→ Are the tortoises alive?? The Rock Kittens return!
→ Katy, say no to drugs! Can Cheering Charms be...


Apr 10, 2021

On Episode 319 we discuss…

→ Does Dark Magic only depend on the intent of the witch or wizard using it?
→ Dark Magic is magic for which there is no good use
→ All dark magic are curses, but not all curses are dark magic
→ Knockturn Alley... the black market that everyone knows about
→ Snakes are given a bad...


Mar 27, 2021

On Episode 318 we discuss…

→ First all-male episode?!?
→ The chapter that inspired the book's cover art
→ Young Tom Riddle was incredibly focused and powerful
→ Everyone agrees... Half-Blood Prince is THE BEST
→ Has Dumbledore been to the cave before?
→ Quality quotes comin' at ya!
→ "Really? You're one...


Mar 13, 2021

On Episode 317 we discuss...

→ Localization of the Harry Potter text (British vs. American English)
→ Why butcher cultures for the sake of ethnocentrically Americanizing text?
→ Hooray for fans fighting back!
→ Folklore and Fairytales - "The Boy Who Lived" is already a living legend
→ Are there similarities...


Feb 27, 2021

On Episode 316 we discuss…

→ Would aqua lungs have functioned at Hogwarts?
→ We need more info regarding the limits of transfiguration
→ Madam Pince is THE WORST librarian
→ Powers you never knew you had and how to use them
→ Where are card catalogs/CTRL-F/Google when you need them?
→ This task is MESSED...