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Though fans can already take Sorting Hat quizzes for Hogwarts and Ilvermorny on Pottermore—J.K. Rowling’s web portal for Pottermania—new intel from the author suggests that another is coming soon: a Patronus quiz. (For lapsed Potterheads, a Patronus is the spirit guardian conjured by the advanced defensive charm “Expecto Patronum.” Harry’s was a stag; Hermione’s, an otter.)
In two recent tweets, Rowling said “an announcement is very close” and suggested fans keep their eyes fixed on Pottermore for details about the latest addition.
Then again, she also said something similar five months ago, so…
Maybe better not to expecto anything just yet.
Monica Riese now serves as the Daily Dot’s director of production, having previously been the publication’s entertainment editor and assistant managing editor. She is based in Austin, Texas, and formerly contributed to the Austin Chronicle, where her breaking news work was recognized by the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies.