29 September 2014

What If ‘Harry Potter’ Had Taken Place Today…

Harry Potter Today’ is a humorous Twitter account that imagines the popular series if it had taken place today with modern technology.

It revisits scenes from the books, but retells it with pop-culture references such as selfies, social media, and many more.

Check out some of our favorite lines below, or follow @PotterToday for more.

The death eaters have been tracking down the order by following those who used the hashtag #Voldemort.

— Harry Potter Today (@PotterToday) April 17, 2014

"This isn't the Hunger Games!" Harry cried after he stopped Krum from attacking Cedric in the maze.

— Harry Potter Today (@PotterToday) May 28, 2014

Hermione used the selfie camera on her iPhone to look around the corner when she saw the basilisk. On a side note, their selfie was cute.

— Harry Potter Today (@PotterToday) April 7, 2014

"He's back. Voldemort's back," Harry said holding the Triwizard cup. "I know. He just updated his Facebook status," said Dumbledore.

— Harry Potter Today (@PotterToday) April 24, 2014

"Ive got 99 problems but a witch ain't one! Avada Kedavra!" Voldemort cried. The witch dropped dead as Voldemort chuckled at his pun.

— Harry Potter Today (@PotterToday) September 26, 2014

Google search by Dumbledore: "DID HARRY PUT HIS NAME IN THE GOBLET OF FIRE?!"

— Harry Potter Today (@PotterToday) September 24, 2014

"Harry, you're a wizard," Hagrid wrote on Harry's wall. It received no likes, as Harry didn't yet have friends.

— Harry Potter Today (@PotterToday) September 22, 2014

[via Buzzfeed, images via Harry Potter Today]