For fans of the Harry Potter books and movies, Universal Orlando’s detail-rich announcement Thursday on how it will double the size of its spectacular Potterverse was cause for great amounts of reminiscing.
Florean Fortescue’s ice cream shop? Who was that again? Wasn’t there a big chase scene in Gringotts bank? And wasn’t Borgin and Burkes that little dark magic shop that sold dangerous magical artifacts like cursed necklaces?
The last of the seven Potter books came out in 2007, and the eighth and final movie came out in 2011, so Potter fans can be forgiven if they’ve forgotten some details.
No memory charms or Remembralls needed. Here is our geeky guide to the back stories of the new features that will be coming this summer to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley.