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The Daily Snitch: Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Harry Potter – Actors and Movies:
‘Harry Potter’ actors attend Acting As a Young Wizard and Antagonists panels at LeakyCon 2018.
Evanna Lynch to Speak at Animal Rights March.

Fantastic Beasts – Actors and Movies:
Eddie Redmayne teases relationships, brotherhood, beasts in 'Fantastic Beasts' 2.

Prompt Challenges:
[info]hp_nextgen_fest Prompting is Open.

wolfstar-bigbang posted Week 3 Submissions.
flonksfest is posting 2018 Submissions.
[info]sirius_black Claiming is Open.
[info]hp_crossgenfest is posting for the 2018 Fest (various pairings and ratings).
[info]smutty_claus posted 2018 Rules and Guidelines and 2018 FAQ.
[info]hp_girlslash posted one Ginny Weasley/Hermione Granger fic (PG-13).
[info]hphet posted one Severus Snape/Narcissa Malfoy fic (NC-17).

Fandom Recs:
wolfstarwarehouse is posting recs for August Angst Fest.
[info]one_bad_man recced one Severus Snape/Hermione Granger fic (NC-17).

[info]hermionesirius posted a search for a one shot where Hermione is under a spell and has to find her true love by kissing them within 24 hours.

Archive News:
OTW 2018 Election Results.

Why Does Grindelwald Have a Creepy Skull?
jk-destroyed-our-best-gay-ships discussed Sirius Black's escape from Azkaban as a metaphor for coping with mental health issues.

LEGO Harry Potter full Hogwarts Castle set building secrets from designers.
Harry Potter Lexicon: New Wizarding Currency Converter.

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The Daily Snitch: Monday, August 13, 2018

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Harry Potter – Actors and Movies:
Weekly Round-up: John Williams to hold Anniversary Concert, Interviews with Matthew Lewis, Chris Rankin, Dan Fogler & More!
EXCLUSIVE: Devon Murray’s ‘Harry Potter’ Panel & Interview at LeakyCon 2018

Fantastic Beasts – Actors and Movies:
New “Crimes of Grindelwald” Photo Hints at Complicated Relationships
“SpeakBeasty” Episode 68: “Fantastic Beasts 2.5: Baby Nifflers Take Manhattan”
RUMOR: New “Crimes of Grindelwald” Funko Figures? What Is a Matagot?
Alison Sudol’s ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Panel at LeakyCon 2018

Prompt Challenges:
[info]hogwarts365: PROMPT 256 - Due on or before 17 August

[info]sshg_giftfest: THE GIFTFEST 2018 IS A GO! ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW!
[info]sirius_black: PROMPTING IS NOW CLOSED
[info]hd_owlpost: AAAAANNND NOOOW!!!!! Let's hear it for the Owls!!!
[info]hphet: Round up, week one
[info]sirius_black: 2018 Fest: Claiming Information/Post

Masterlists and Weekly Round-ups:
[info]hogwarts365: prompt 255 masterlist
[info]hp_crossgenfest: HP CROSS GEN FEST 2018: WEEKLY ROUNDUP #1

Fandom Recs:
[info]themightyflynn recced two AU arts.
[info]dreamy_dragon73 recced one Severus/Hermione fic.

[info]sshp_prophet: SS/HP Prophet - August 5 - 11
[info]potterfests: Coming Up in Potterfests!
[info]hd_prophet: Sunday 12th August 2018

[info]themightyflynn: Dead comms? (discussion also on DW)

Quantum Harry Podcast: Bonfire of the Phoenix
Ten Times Ginny Weasley Was All of Us
The Most Underrated Elements of "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire”
The Top Four Female Friendships in “Harry Potter”

General Fandom News:
Kickstarter: A Better Social Media Platform - Everyone who donates $5 or more will get a registration key to create an account

“Harry Potter” Wand Build Event Coming to LEGO Store Watford
News from LEGO Including the Hogwarts Castle Designer Video, a Wand Build Event and the Wizarding World Mini-Site Goes Live!
Trivial Pursuit: World of Harry Potter Ultimate Edition Is Here!

[info]daily_snitch: looking for your recs (fic, art, podfic, meta ...) for the Special Edition: Newt Scamander.
[info]bottom_draco: Need Help finding Harry Potter series by Shedevil628

Community Spotlight:

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Fic: Worn Out (Harry/Draco, NC-17)

Title: Worn Out
Author: [info]digthewriter
Characters/Pairings: Harry/Draco
Rating: NC-17
Kinks/Themes Chosen: Discipline.
Other Warnings/Content: Object insertion. Dirty talk.
Word Count: 1000
Summary/Description: Harry and Draco unwind after a long work week.

Worn Out )


Fic: In Deep (Harry/Draco; NC-17)

Title: In Deep
Author: [info]lq_traintracks
Pairings: Harry/Draco
Rating: NC-17
Kinks/Themes Chosen: 2) cock rings 3) discipline 4) flagellation
Other Warnings/Content: BDSM, dominant Harry, submissive Draco, Top Harry, bottom Draco, dirty talk, mild (consensual) name-calling, gags (silk, not ball), impact play/flogging, kink negotiation
Word Count: 8,800
Summary/Description: Harry isn't sure when he went from hating Malfoy's snide, smug mouth to wanting that mouth all over his cock.
Author's Notes: First off, a note on this being tagged 'discipline'. If you're super into discipline, this might not be what you're expecting, as it's talked about more than it's done. Expect impact play, D/s, sex… But there's very little *actual* discipline when they scene. That said, if discipline is a squick or trigger, mind the warning accordingly as well, just in case.

Okay then! I wrote this for my wonderful friend bixgirl's birthday. Bix, words can't describe how grateful I am that you and I became friends. In a relatively short time, you've become this indispensible person in my life. You deserve every happiness on this, your birthday. So here's some medium-core BDSM. *snorts* :DDD (Seriously when I decided to just write you whatever the Daily Deviant themes were for the month of August, I was a little startled by the intensity of the assortment. Lolol!) I hope you enjoy it! Much love to you, friend! Happy birthday!!! *balloons, balloons, balloons, confetti, confetti* *LOTS OF Draco's arse CAKE* ♥

Also, abundant thanks to [info]birdsofshore for the brilliant beta!

In Deep )


The Daily Snitch – Friday, August 10, 2018

Fantastic Beasts – Actors and Movies:
• Scamander brothers Newt and Theseus square off in Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald.
• Related: New ‘Crimes of Grindelwald’ Photo Hints at Sibling Rivalry Between the Scamander Brothers!
• Pottercast # 280: Grindelwald and the Sorcerer's Stone.
• First Look: photos of 'Fantastic Beasts' baby nifflers released.
• In related news: We dare you not to squee! (MuggleNet)
• Fantastic Beasts 2 new set visit teases Paris trips, French ministry, Flamel and more.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child:
• Theater Round-up: 'Cursed Child' conjures record sales in Australia, Imogen Heap talks soundtrack and more.

• The following fests are currently posting: [info]hp_crossgenfest, [info]hphet Mini Fest, [info]rarepair_shorts Summer Wishlist Event
[info]hp_drizzle is looking for one more art pinch-hitter.
[info]interhouse_fest announced that Interhouse Fest will be postponed to Spring 2019 and a small Comment Fest will be run from September through the end of October.
[info]rarepair_shorts posted a Reminder that the Summer Wishlist Event is posting through August 31.
[info]hd_erised posted the Pinch-hitter Sign-ups for Harry/Draco Erised Winter Fest.
[info]sirius_black posted a Reminder that today is the last day to prompt for the Sirius Black Fest.
[info]hp_nextgen_fest announced that Prompting is now open.

Masterlists and Weekly Round-ups:
[ profile] wolfstar-bigbang posted the Week 2 Roundup.

Fandom Recs:
[info]williamsnickers recced a Lucius Malfoy & Cornelius Fudge gen fic (G).
[info]melodyssister recced a Hermione Granger/Severus Snape fic (PG-13).

Archive News:
• The 2018 OTW Board Elections have started.
• OTW: July Newsletter, Volume 126.
[info]themasque posted New on The WIKTT Archives and a fundraiser.

• Richa Venkatraman wrote What makes a Gryffindor? Just ask the Weasleys.
• Laurie Beckoff wrote Weasley is our knight: parallels between Ron and Sir Gawain.

General Fandom News:
[community profile] bbtp_challenge announced that Bring Back the Porn is now also on Dreamwidth. (all fandoms)
• Michelle Waters wrote The Harry Potter Film Concert Series Is a Magical Experience! (MuggleNet)
• Natalie Dorner to narrate Harry Potter 'A History of Magic' audiobook.
• Review & Giveaway: Geek Gear’s July World of Wizardry Unboxing!
• Experience the Dark Arts this fall at the Warner Bros Studio Tour London.

• Weasleys' Wizard Wheezes present Extra Strength Solar Defense Elixir.
• Snitchseeker's LEGO Harry Potter Aragog's lair set giveaway. (USA/Canada only)

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The Daily Snitch: Wednesday, 8 August 2018

Harry Potter – Actors and Movies:
All eight Harry Potter films & first 'Fantastic Beasts' film are screening at Cinemark theaters in U.S.
Rupert Grint Discusses “Sick Note” Season Two and the Anxiety His Role Caused Him.
Castium Revelio: Heists and Heroes.

Fantastic Beasts – Actors and Movies:
‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Official Trailer Reactions.

Prompt Challenges:
[info]hp_nextgen_fest Prompting is Open.
[info]sirius_black Prompting is Open.
[info]hogwarts365 Prompt #255, due by 11 August.

[info]hp_crossgenfest is posting for the 2018 Fest (various pairings and ratings).
[info]hprarepairs posted one Severus Snape/Kingsley Shacklebolt fic (E) and one Pansy Parkinson/Daphne Greengrass fic (G).
[info]hphet posted one Harry Potter/Parvati Patil fic (E).
[info]snape_potter posted one Harry Potter/Severus Snape fic (PG)

Masterlists and Weekly Round-ups:
[info]hogwarts365 posted the Prompt #254 Master List.
wolfstar-bigbang posted Week 2 Submissions.

Fandom Recs:
wolfstarwarehouse is posting recs for August Angst Fest.
[info]one_bad_man recced one Severus Snape/Hermione Granger fic (M), one Severus Snape/Harry Potter art (G), and one Severus Snape art (G).
wolfstargarden recced one Remus Lupin/Sirius Black & Bill Weasley art (G).

[info]potterfests Coming Up in Potterfests!
[info]hd_prophet Sunday 5th August 2018.
[info]hd_prophet Tuesday 7th August 2018.
[info]sshp_prophet 29 July - 4 August.

Archive News:
This Week in Fandom, Volume 90.

Five Reasons Charlie Weasley Deserves Our Appreciaion.
Bill Weasley: The Coolest Big Brother.
Ten Times Arthur and Molly Weasley Were Total Couple Goals.

Trio vs. Trio: Comparing Harry, Hermione, and Ron with Malfoy, Crabbe, and Goyle.
Will Dumbledore Lose His Identity in “Crimes of Grindelwald”?

General Fandom News:
Warner Bros. Studio Tour London to Undergo Dark Makeover This Fall and Host New ‘Celebration of Costume’ Weekend.
Autism-Friendly ‘Cursed Child’ Productions Now On Sale.

Community Spotlight:
flonksfest is dedicated to celebrating the rarepairing of two bad ass Order ladies, Fleur Delacour and Nymphadora Tonks. They are currently accepting submissions for the inaugural FlonksFest 2018 throughout the month of August - check out details here!

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The Daily Snitch – Saturday, August 4, 2018

Joanne K. Rowling – Life and Books:
• Beatrice Groves wrote Odi et amo: Rowling, Strike, and Roman Poetry. (about Rowling's twitter tease for the upcoming Robert Galbraith novel)

Harry Potter – Actors and Movies:
• Katie Leung (Cho Chang) stars in 'Leading Lady Parts': The Importance of a Female Lead.

Fantastic Beasts – Actors and Movies:
• Alison Sudol (Queenie Goldstein) joins the LeakyCon line-up.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child:
• Imogen Heap (composer) talks "Cursed Child" soundtrack and possible album.

Prompt Challenges:
[info]hp_unfaithful posted the August theme: in the act
[info]hp_het posted the monthly challenge 8 for August: Kitten
[info]hp_creatures posted August creature prompts: 1. Toxic, 2. It's a bite or be bitten world out there., 3. Hybrid
[info]slythindor100 posted the Challenge 220: 20 random words
[info]poetic_hp posted the August prompt: dry
[info]hd_fluff posted the August picture prompt.
[info]hp_coffeehouse posted the August challenge: coldbrew
[info]hp_bunintheoven posted the August prompts: 1. baby shower, 2. ice chips

• The following fests are currently posting: [ profile] wolfstar-bigbang, [community profile] slashorific (all fandoms)
[info]hphet posted that Claiming for the HP Het Mini Fest are closed. Last minute claims or last minute sign-up with your own prompt is still possible.
[info]hp_nextgen_fest posts a reminder that prompting starts on August 6.
[community profile] firewhiskeyfic posted asummer poem, recipes for fruity (alcoholic) summer drinks, and the Basic Rules & Prompts for the Dog Days of Summer Edition on August 11, 2018.
[info]smutty_claus posted One month to go, announcing that Sign-ups will open September 1.
[info]dramione_remix started the one month countdown until submissions are due on September 3.
[info]hd_erised posted the Writer Sign-ups (already closed at 35 sign-ups) and the Artist Sign-ups. (open until August 9).
[info]hd_wireless posted the alphabetical list of all fest participants. The Reveal will go up on August 6.
[info]hd_fan_fair posted a call for beta readers for the upcoming Harry/Draco Food Fair.

Masterlists and Weekly Round-ups:
[ profile] harrybirthdayblog posted the anon Masterlist of fics for Harry's birthday. Check out the AO3 Collection for all the gifts.
[info]hd_wireless posted the Week 4 Roundup.
[info]hp_creatures posted the July prompts Round-up.

Fandom Recs:
[info]melodyssister recced a Hermione Granger/Severus Snape meta double feature.
[info]smirkingcat recced a Sirius Black/Remus Lupin/Severus Snape AU fic (NC-17).
[info]kellychambliss recced a Severus Snape/Argus Filch fic (NC-17).

[info]hd_prophet: August 2 Edition.

General Fandom News:
• New York Historical Society announces events to accompany 'Harry Potter: A History of Magic' exhibition.
• See all 9 Harry Potter films on the big screen again at Cinemark Theatres to celebrate the 20th anniversary of HP and the Sorcerer's Stone.
• Barnes and Noble announces Hogwarts Express LEGO build event.
• Jelly Belly conjures new Harry Potter candies.

[ profile] ladysugarquill created Happy Birthday to our Queen Jo and her ink and paper son. (G)
[info]lomonaaeren is accepting requests for small fics that will post "from Samhain to the [Winter] Solstice".

[info]drarryficfind posted a search for Drarry dating fic (WIP?).

Community Spotlight:
[community profile] wolfstarbigbang
The Wolf Star Big Bang is currently posting on DW, @tumblr and AO3. Authors are writing fics with a minimum length of 30,000 words, and artists create three works to go along with the stories. Posting started July 31 and will continue all through August. (Posting Schedule)

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