Alohomora! is an interactive and creative collaborative project between fans worldwide and MuggleNet staff. Join us as we re-read the entire series, spin wild theories, and share content all influenced by our love of Harry Potter.
A chapter-by-chapter discussion of the Harry Potter novels, hosted by Dan and Jessica Ryno.
On Episode 357 we discuss... → Slytherin career day → High praise for Lavender → Anybody seen my Goyle? → Quidditch is love, Quidditch is life → "I'm a Puff and I'm staying"By Alohomora!
Book 5, Chapter 10: Luna LovegoodBy Dan Ryno
Book 5, Chapter 9: The Woes Of Mrs. WeasleyBy Dan Ryno
On Episode 356 we discuss... → Dementor RAs → These books aren't here for romance → Nothing happens in the chapter... Except the most important inciting incident → Molly & Arthur/Lucius & Narcissa: ying and yang on judgments → Amos Diggory: the world's most annoying helicopter parent → The Weasleys might be unknowingly rich in Muggle money…
Book 5, Chapter 8: The HearingBy Dan Ryno
On Episode 355 we discuss... → Check out episode 285 http://alohomorapodcast.com/episode-285-food-why-would-you-eat-that/ → Why a school for children has a dungeon → The wizard American library might be in the New York Public Library → How many deaths are worth the answer to a question → Downton Abbey House-elf style → snake poop → Gremlins & Tamag…
Book 5, Chapter 7: The Ministry Of MagicBy Dan Ryno
On Episode 354 we discuss... → ... Daddy Remus → Where does canon begin and end → Molly's clock is doing more harm than good → Narcissa needs her space → George & Fred just sounds weirdBy Alohomora!
On Episode 353 we discuss... → Discrepancies in "History of Magic" → How Sprout and Flitwick might be meant to be → Sprout and Snape fanfiction → Neville could have saved the day with Herbology... or not → Mandrake Liberation Front is back!By Alohomora!
Book 5, Chapter 6: The Noble And Most Ancient House Of BlackBy Dan Ryno
On Episode 352 we discuss... → Is Harry really the narrator → Movie Ron < Book Ron → To Aureo, Trelawney might be the ultimate villain → Choosing your own "Potter" adventure → Please be nice to animals and do not bury them aliveBy Alohomora!
Book 5, Chapter 5: The Order Of The PhoenixBy Dan Ryno
On Episode 351 we discuss... → We sing! A lot → Irvin's party planning tips for all → School songs from around the country → "Accio" Christmas → The awesome "O Come All Ye Faithful" cover featured in this episode was performed by Pellek. Check out his Youtube Channel to learn more about him! https://www.youtube.com/pellek…
Book 5, Chapter 4: Number 12, Grimmauld PlaceBy Dan Ryno
Book 5, Chapter 3: The Advance GuardBy Dan Ryno
On Episode 350 we discuss... → Alohomora may not actually work → Voldemort and Bellatrix pillow talk → Death Eater Jugson is waiting for his brother Pencilton → Harry might be a little responsible for Sirius' death → Bloody speech voiceBy Alohomora!
On Episode 349 we discuss... → Oliver Wood, Male Veela (at least to Alison) → The House-Elf name debate → Some magical beings are uncomfortable to talk about - we try → Sam ruins thingsBy Alohomora!
Book 5, Chapter 2: A Peck Of OwlsBy Dan Ryno
On Episode 348 we discuss… → Go behind the scenes with Flick Miles from Behind the Wand → Kat loves Full Circle & AbsentMindedRaven → Let’s all play tag in the Chamber of Secrets → Weight in the Alison & Kat “fight:” Are Phoenix death’s, chemical or decision? → Guess our colors!By Alohomora!
Book 5, Chapter 1: Dudley DementedBy Dan Ryno
On Episode 347 we discuss... → Sam knows French! (and Rex too a little), and we're joined by Marjo from SpeakBeasty → Katy foretold Fantastic Beasts → No crimes or beasts → not a crime... not a crime - are we being brainwashed by Rex? → #LetaIsDeadConfirmed → We're over McGonagall supposedly breaking Canon → You heard it hear first: Bunty is a Erum…
Book 4, Chapter 37: The BeginningBy Dan Ryno
On Episode 346 we discuss... → Is Snape really loyal to Dumbledore or just loyal to getting at Lily's murderer? → How Dumbledore accepts that after their first meeting, Harry and Snape will always be a "thing" → Snape never realizes that Harry is also Lily's son → With Snape the bar is so low → "Always" is a missed marketing ploy, but still a gross…
Book 4, Chapter 36: The Parting Of The WaysBy Dan Ryno
On Episode 345 we discuss... → Potter is still cool with the "youths" → Get ready for Rex & Alison's new podcast → Should Harry have been tossed out as the lead character? → Maybe we're all right → Snape is the ultimate hot topicBy Alohomora!
Book 4, Chapter 35: VeritaserumBy Dan Ryno
On Episode 344 we discuss... → Harry's Voldy soul → The Trio's secondary houses → How this chapter contains the series' signature quote → Draco as a parrot → Is Luna the only flawless character in the books? → Phones, what a '90s wonder!By Alohomora!
Book 4, Chapter 34: Priori IncantatemBy Dan Ryno
Book 4, Chapter 33: The Death EatersBy Dan Ryno
On Episode 343 we discuss... → The moral of all these what ifs is that everyone is dead → Hermione is the MVP → Rita, Petunia, Bertha: New Trio → Grace attempts to fix the entire series → Hogwarts daycareBy Alohomora!
On Episode 342 we discuss... → "Goblet of Fire" is the precursor to angsty Harry → Ron and Harry's relationship status: it's complicated → Hermione might be the +1 to the Trio → Aureo has homework: does Snape hate Hermione more because of Lily? → Imperius: the gateway drugBy Alohomora!
Book 4, Chapter 32: Flesh, Blood, And BoneBy Dan Ryno
On Episode 341 we discuss... → Dumbledore's delicious quotes on death → How Petunia is, again, the worst → Snape (acceptance issues), Lupin (no self esteem), and Sirius (PTSD): trauma brothers → No one's dead until there's a body → The Headmaster could have been the best therapist → “What is grief, if not love persevering?”…