• Magical objects • Transportation A suitcase of brown leather with a careworn appearance and one latch that suddenly flips open now and then. Newt Scamander brought it with him on a trip to New York in 1926 filled with a menagerie of magical creatures inhabiting the wizard space inside (WFT).  Newt’s case became switched… Read More
• Event Newt Scamander walks off the ship and goes through customs, then walks through Manhattan, taking in the sights. As he walks near a bank, a niffler escapes from his case and runs into the bank. Newt follows and, in the process of retrieving the niffler, meets a Muggle named Jacob… Read More
• Broomsticks The Nimbus 1001 is an early model from the Nimbus Racing Broom Company, following the success of the Nimbus 1000 (QA9). Read More
• Broomsticks The Nimbus 1700 is a later version of the original Nimbus 1000 created by the Nimbus Racing Broom Company (QA9). Read More
• Broomsticks The Nimbus 2000 is a high-end broomstick produced by the Nimbus Racing Broom Company. Harry Potter heard some boys admiring them in a shop window – “the new Nimbus Two Thousand – fastest ever” – during his first visit to Diagon Alley with Hagrid (PS5). Harry’s first… Read More
• Broomsticks The Nimbus 2001 is a deluxe model broom from the Nimbus Racing Broom Company and designer Devlin Whitehorn, which dominated the market in the late 20th century and outsold other racing brooms three-to-one (Pm). In Harry’s Second Year, the Slytherin Quidditch Team was outfitted with Nimbus 2001 racing… Read More
• Broomsticks The Nimbus Racing Broom Company was formed in 1967 by Devlin Whitehorn. It is is known for its superb racing brooms (QA9). Nimbus changed the business of racing brooms, with the arrival of its Nimbus 1000. It was a revolutionary design, and it quickly became a… Read More
• Source “JK Rowling talks about Book Four,” CBBC Newsround, July 8, 2000 During a massive event in July 2000 to celebrate the launch of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Newsround’s Lizo Mzimba boarded the Hogwarts Express to talk with JK Rowling.   What was the original working title of… Read More