QUIDDITCH

“The quidditch that we play is called muggle quidditch, because we’re not wizards.”

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I missed the Quidditch World Cup last month, but BU made this recruiting video.

WORLD OF WARCRAFT

Here’s The Video That Offended World Of Warcraft Players At Blizzcon

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So, you may have heard that Blizzcon, the one time a year hardcore World of Warcraft players venture away from their jobs and homes, closed with an offensive video.

THREE POINTS FOR GRYFFINDOR

When Emma Watson answered something right at Brown, kids shouted “Three points for Gryffindor!”

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/emmawatson.jpg"></a>Adorable Harry Potter star Emma Watson (Hermione), famously enrolled at Brown University in 2009, taking great pains to fit in, even going so far as to give herself one of those unflattering haircuts only other girls like.

#video games

Want to Thwart Screenchecking?

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It's a tactic as old as the hills: screenchecking.

QUIDDITCH

Middlebury Wins Quidditch World Cup, Earns Lifetime of Ridicule

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Anyone who's been to college knows that there are about a billion sports in which you could participate, even if you're an albino asthmatic with a severe peanut allergy.

QUIDDITCH

Quidditch World Cup Coming to NYC, Private School

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One of the subplots of the Harry Potter books is a game called quidditch, in which students at the wizardry academy ride flying broomsticks around after ball that flies through the sky of its own accord.

Videos

THIS GUY IS A TRUE TALENT, DORK

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("I WOULDN'T LET THIS GUY NEAR MY KIDS.

#comic con

OH MY GOD, IT’S THE LIGHT BIKE FROM TRON!

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The sequel to Tron (now called Tron Legacy) has been doing a big push at Comic Con this week, including screening 15 minutes of footage (which you can read all about <a href="http://io9.com/5321431/tron-footage-took-us-to-the-next-level" target="_blank">here</a>.

#Star Trek

UH… PWN’D?

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So <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2008/11/the-non-buttcam-star-trek-trailer">JJ Abrams' Star Trek</a> opens today.

THE HUNT FOR GOLLUM

THE ULTIMATE FAN-MADE HOBBIT MOVIE

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A group of incredibly proactive dork- er, Lord of the Rings enthusiasts, recently shot a 40-minute, high-definition film in North Wales with an all-volunteer crew of 150.

#Batman

DORK RALLY SPARKS PROTEST BY DORKS

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So after Warner Bros started a viral marketing campaign for The Dark Knight that included campaign rallies for a fictional candidate in a fictional election, some guys dressed like joker turned out to protest.




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