- What’s up with all the Ultimate DVD previews?
- We learn about the initial relationship between David Heyman and Chris Columbus…
- …and that Dan Radcliffe almost wasn’t Harry Potter.
- Speaking of Dan, we discuss his upcoming appearance on The Simpsons.
- MuggleMail covers the Deathday Party movie omission, Ben’s trend-setting, Muggle-borns and more.
- Chapter-by-Chapter: Chamber of Secrets 10 – 12.
- What is the deal with Hermione’s rule-breaking? Does it have to do with Malfoy?
- Lockhart continues to show he’s a fraud. Why does no adult seem to notice?
- Is the concept of The Dueling Club a good idea for the school and its students?
- Why is Dumbledore so accepting of Harry’s lies?
- Lady Dumbledore and Fawkes Gaga sing us some songs.
- We discuss all the flaws with Polyjuice Potion plan.
- Avada Kedavra, Imperio, Love Potion returns.
- Vote for us at the 2009 Podcast Awards in the Best Produced and Entertainment categories!
Running time: 1:21:28, 39.2 MB
- The cafe where JKR started Potter reopens – how should they recognize Jo there?
- Auditions for the Wizarding World are coming up and Ben submits his audition.
- Andrew’s story of proposing the Dumbledore’s Tower of Terror ride to Universal execs.
- Deathly Hallows filming updates galore.
- Ben debuts a brand new Top 10 List.
- Chapter by Chapter highlights Chamber of Secrets Chapters 7 – 9
- Hedwig holds a grudge against Harry. She needs to get over it!
- A mini debate is sparked over Quidditch teams and what brooms they use – should all teams use the same brooms? “Broom Equality!” cries Andrew.
- Listener Feedback addresses last week’s hot topics.
- What if JK Rowling secretely released her next book under a different name?!
- Ben writes a letter to Emma in attempt to make his feelings be known.
- We’ve been nominated at the 2009 Podcast Awards! Thank you!
- Roller Coaster Tycoon contest winners can be found at this link.
Running time: 1:27:41, 50.2 MB
- Emerson makes his pre-recorded MuggleCast debut!
- Someone is almost fired by the boss after slacking off from his news duties.
- News: Potter DVD features, Dan may be in a musical, and Deathly Hallows filming updates.
- MuggleMail looks last episode’s hot topics.
- This week’s Chapter by Chapter looks at Chapters 4 – 6 of Chamber of Secrets.
- Tons of foreshadowing within Borgin and Burkes!
- Gilderoy Lockhart – what’s his deal?
- We take your e-mails and tweets about these chapters.
- We ask Emerson about the origins of MuggleNet. How it started, how it grew, why it grew.
- What is the all-time best moment Emerson has had with the site?
Running time: 1:46:06, 58.6 MB
- HBP continues to make money at the box office while DH filming surges on.
- Potter Exhibition is heading to Boston, but where will it go next?
- Jamie Waylett isn’t returning for DH and Joshua Herdman reveals where the split will be.
- What happened with HBP IMAX 3D? Andrew explains how it was a rip off.
- Happy Birthday, Micah!
- Micah and Andrew discuss the HBP video game.
- MuggleCast turns 4; the listeners and hosts celebrate!
- This Week in MuggleCast History, Make the Music Connection, Jamie’s British Joke of the Week, and Chicken Soup!
Running time: 1:19:13, 38.1 MB
- MuggleCast is LIVE in New York City the day after the premiere to discuss what happened!
- Andrew and Emerson conducted interviews from the red carpet and have some juicy details to share.
- Having all the seen the film, we try to give our best spoiler-free review.
- Fans ask us questions about the film one by one!
- Emerson and Ben discuss their new book, MuggleNet.com’s Harry Potter Should Have Died.
Running time: 1:14:39, 34.3 MB
- We’re live on Ustream to discuss the newly released Half-Blood Prince trailer!
- Darkest yet? Darkest film yet?
- We go through some of the new things that stood out.
- Eric, having seen the film already, gives his (spoiler free) input.
- Live calls come in from around the world, asking questions about the trailer.
- We announce a special guest coming on a new MuggleCast episode this weeekend: Mary GrandPre!
Running time: 1:31:34, 41.9 MB
- We’re live to discuss the Japanese Half-Blood Prince trailer!
- We attempt to hit 10,000 members on MuggleSpace while on the air.
- Have Michael Gambon and Emma Watson changed their tune for this film?
- And why again is this rated PG?
- Live callers tell us what their favorite parts of the trailer are.
- Are there any scenes we’d like to see cut?
- What are they doing instead of Dumbledore’s funeral?
- We give the MPAA a call to see why it was rated PG.
- Hagrid calls in to ask Laura a serious question.
- When will the next trailer be out? Ben has a vision.
Running time: 1:35:01, 34.4 MB
- It’s time for our annual Halloween show, and Ben is back!
- Micah is now a Senior Staff Member of MuggleNet.
- We talk about our upcoming show at Azktraz 2009.
- MuggleMail addresses Episode 159’s hot topics.
- Our main discussion is Halloween in the books.
- Analyzing Episode 61: did we have anything right about ghosts pre-DH?
- If you had to decide which house to be in based on the ghost, which would you chose?
- Were there enough of the traditional Halloween characters in the series?
- We discuss Snape’s vampire-like qualities.
- What if: JK Rowling were a man? It’s a serious question.
- Debate: The Potter series should be made mandatory reading in US public schools.
Running time: 1:21:41, 37.4 MB
- It’s our first live show since March!
- We discuss the just-released Half-Blood Prince teaser trailer.
- Michael Gambon is different in this trailer. But how?
- Hero Fiennes-Tiffen was a great casting decision.
- We take your calls about the trailer.
- Eric and Jamie have statements for the listeners in light of their absence.
- Andrew tells a story of a recent natural disaster.
- Spy on Spartz!
- Contribute to Teddy Bears for Hope.
Running time: 2:00:13, 55.1 MB
- One year has passed since Deathly Hallows!
- Two co-hosts who haven’t been on in a while return!
- We discuss the latest news stories.
- The HBP IMAX teaser trailer blows us away.
- Is WB getting themselves into a marketing mess?
- Ben provides a reason for why WB is doing things this way.
- MuggleCast Down Under footage now available!
- MuggleMail addresses new and old topics.
- Main Discussion: One year since DH and the state of the fandom.
- How has the fandom changed in the past year?
- How long will the Potter fandom exist like it does today?
- What’s next for JK Rowling?
- What’s next for MuggleCast?
Running time: 1:07:15, 30.7 MB