Category Archives: Harry Potter

Need more soundtracks. Need them now!

Having just started a “normal” 9-5 job again I have discovered I’m in need of more orchestral soundtracks from either films or games. Whilst my iPod has over 70GB of music, a large part of it is unsuitable as it’s … Continue reading

Posted in BioWare, Classical Music, Deus Ex, Dragon Age, Fable, Gun - The game, Halo games, Harry Potter, Hitman, Howard Shore, Indiana Jones, Jesper Kyd, John Williams, Last.fm, Lord of the Rings, Lost, Mass Effect, Music, Oblivion - Elder Scrolls IV, Pirates of the Caribbean, Robin Hood, Soundtrack, Splinter Cell games, Star Wars | 5 Comments

The Hobbit

I’m currently listening to ‘The Hobbit’ written by J. R. R. Tolkien and read by Rob Inglis. It’s this version. Over the years I’ve always insisted that I don’t like audiobooks much and have only ever listened to a few … Continue reading

Posted in Audiobooks, Books, Films and TV, Harry Potter, Knitting, Lord of the Rings, Patricia Cornwell | 4 Comments

Mini Harry Potter films review

Started talking about this on MSN and seeing that Harry Potter films seem to come up in conversation far too often, I might as well copy it to here and link to it in the future. Saves the lazy me … Continue reading

Posted in Films and TV, Harry Potter, John Williams | 3 Comments

I’m not having a good day.

Sometimes I do wonder if I’m just too cynical or the world just becomes a worse place to live. Gillian Gibbons has been released early and handed over to British officials in Sudan after being jailed for letting her class … Continue reading

Posted in BBC, Cancer Research UK, Harry Potter, Life in general | 11 Comments

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix trailer

There is a new trailer out for Harry Potter and the order of the Phoenix. It’s taking a few elements from the first trailer, but is a lot better. This is based on my favourite Harry Potter book, the idea … Continue reading

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The Harry Potter challenge – Book 1

A friend who has never read a Harry Potter book before [shocking, I know] asked me heaps of details about them the other day and I realised that I hadn’t read them in a while and actually forgot quite a … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Harry Potter | 116 Comments

50 things NOT to do at Hogwarts

This is stolen from drmike’s blog. Thankyou. :) 50 Things NOT to do at Hogwarts 1. I will not poke Hufflepuffs with spoons, nor will I insist that their House colors indicate that they are “covered in bees”. 2. No … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Films and TV, Harry Potter | 21 Comments