Tag Archives: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Embrace the Dark Arts This Fall in New Offering at Universal Orlando

Death Eaters Universal Orlando

This fall, something absolutely sinister is going down in the dark alleyways of Universal Orlando Resort’s Wizarding World of Harry Potter. The popular theme park destination announced today that a completely new and immersive experience is coming to Diagon Alley on select dates from September 1 through November 4. In what feels like a cue taken from the presence of ...

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Disney Had Harry Potter and Let It Walk Out the Door to Universal

Disney lost Harry Potter to Universal

In fairness to Disney, nearly everyone passed on Harry Potter in the 1990s. Dozens of publishers passed on the books. As the story goes, controversial writer J.K. Rowling had to use her initials rather than her full name so that no publishers would know she was a woman and someone would buy the books. But after the release of the ...

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What if Disney Owned Harry Potter?

Shows like Marvel’s What If…? on Disney+ have certainly got us thinking whether the multiverse exists, in which every other reality is radically different to our own. And should it exist, then we’ve no doubt whatsoever that there’s a dimension where Disney owns Harry Potter and not Universal! It’s not a far cry to imagine such a scenario – after ...

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