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Aug 14, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty:

→ Megan and Eleanor join us!
→ “The Phoenix Register”: Lots of bits of scoop!
→ We'll be at New York Comic Con!
→ Beast plushies & possible parks!
→ Invoking nostalgic excitement = feels.
→ "Could be a giant rolling octopus..."
→ What's up with Credence?
→ The abstract nature of Legilimency.
→ Queenie & Newt should be BFFs.
→ Fantastic Beasts 3: The Great Emu War.
→ “The Time-Turner”: 1920's literature!
→ Winnie the Pooh & the death of the American dream.
→ “The Newt Case”: The adorable, awkward mooncalf!
→ "They just want to dance!"

PODCAST QUESTION: Do you think Credence possesses magical abilities? Why or why not?

 

 

 

 

 

Jul 31, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty:

→ Michael and Elayna are back, along with guest Colleen!
→ Some sad news...
→ “The Phoenix Register”:We learned a lot from Comic Con!
Fantastic Beasts Legos! T-shirts! Posters!
→ The funniest movie in the Wizarding World?
→ PICKET & PASTRIES NEED A SITCOM!
→ Eddie is a Hufflepuff! Best moment of his life.
→ Graves is just not having a good day.
→ Fire breathing squirrels!
→ Subway fight with wands!
→ We all wanna be wizards.

→ “The Time-Turner”: Prohibition!
→ “Wouldn’t it be great if we could drink right now?”
→ “The Newt Case”: Don't be such a Gytrash!
→ Story time with Michael...

PODCAST QUESTION: In the most recent trailer, we saw a shadowy figure attacking New York and a glowing beast beneath the ice. What creatures do you think they are? Do you think they could be something else?

Jul 17, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty:

→ Guest host Hayley joins us!
→ “The Phoenix Register”: Fantastic Beasts at San Diego Comic Con!
→ Meet producer Elayna at SDCC!
→ NEWT FUNKO POPS!
→ Katherine & Alison became BFFs.
→ Feels we didn't sign up for...
→ Lots of playing with hair in this film.
→ Comprehensive Ilvermorny history.
→ "Dem boys have magic!!"
→ The power of love is strong with this one.
→ Poor Martha...
→ “The Time Turner”: Salem Witch Trails!
→ Damn Jo, back at it again with the foreshadowing!
→ “The Newt Case”: Meet the Wampus!
→ What's the ding???

 

Jul 3, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty:

→ Shannen is back, along with Sophie!
→ "The Phoenix Register": Posters & stories & clips, oh my!
→ Newt is Dora the Explorer & Hufflepuff Batman.
→ This episode's hosts rep all four Ilvermorny houses!
→ DID WE MENTION ILVERMORNY HOUSES?!
→ Bowtie undone? Get it together, Newt!
→ Mustard face Tina is adorable.
→ Baby bowtruckles!
→ Fancy, gratuitous apparating.
→ "The Time Turner": Quidditch!
→ Was Captain America a Quidditch star?
→ What makes it more American? EXPLOSIONS.
→ "The Newt Case": The dastardly Dwayyo!
Fantastic Beasts should have been a rom-com...
→ "It's not beasts he finds, it's love!"

 

 
 
 
Jun 19, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty:

→ SPECIAL GUEST: Mitchell Thornton from Fantastic Beasts!
→ "The Phoenix Register": Lego Newt!?
→ Hamilton won Tony awards because of SpeakBeasty.
Hedwig's Theme is universal.
→ We have faith in JK!

→ Interview with Mitchell!
→ What it's like being on set of Fantastic Beasts!
→ Really long days. Really good food.
→ Using your phone? You're fired.
→ Jon Voigt is delightful.
→ What kind of creature is the "Obscurus"?

→ "The Newt Case": Snallygaster!
→ Kill it with moonshine! Or Teddy Roosevelt...
→ Send cookies for Ariel. Howlers for Shannen.

Jun 6, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty:

→ Megan & Elayna join us!
→ "The Phoenix Register": Inside the Tenement Museum!
→ Could the leaked names describe tribes or dorms?
→ Salazar Slytherin in a hard hat...
→ Spoiler: We are the cursed child.
→ Sorting processes of Finland.
→ Hogwarts band geeks?!
→ Weaponized intertextuality manipulating our feels...
→ Will Newt visit Hogwarts?
→ Screw CGI! We want puppets!
→ Snape's great uncle's cousin fanfic.

→ "The Time-Turner": The golden age of Broadway!

→ "The Newt Case": The Sidehill Gouger!
→ Horses lead to... cat-dogs?
→ What intertextual symbols do you want to see in the films?

 

May 22, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty:

→ Eleanor & Lizzie are back, and Steph guest hosts!
→ "The Phoenix Register": Will Graves be a one off?
→ Do David Yates & J.K. Rowling send each other snap chats?
→ MinaLima's 20's designs are EVERYTHING.
→ Similarities between Harry's trio & Newt's quartet.
→ Official word from Pottermore on Ilvermony!
→ Are they house names or mascots?
→ Is Ilvermorny more like Hogwarts or Greek Life?
→ Are you a Gryffinbirdclaw or a Wampwudgie?
→ "The Time-Turner": Hogwarts in the 1920's!

→ "The Newt Case": Sinister Pukwudgies!
→ Sonic the hedgehog, bitten by a zombie.
→ Send us your theories about Ilvermorny's possible houses!

May 8, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty:

→ Megan & Elayna are here!
→ "The Phoenix Register": Screenplay & production design details!
→ The magical partnership of Jo & Stuart.
→ Pros and cons of the screenplay in book form.
→ Is WB & Scholastic just milking us for money?
→ Potter fans are having an existential crisis.
→ We blame Marvel & Twitter for everything.
→ "Newfangled technologies, kids, ugh…"
→ Fandom. Have it your way.
→ "The Time-Turner": The wonders of Transatlantic travel!
→ “NO! I have friends now!”
→ "The Newt Case": The Argopelter!
→ "Its basically a jerk monkey...”

 

Apr 24, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty:

→ Sophie & Michael are back!
→ "The Phoenix Register": TEASER TRAILER!
→ We knew pokeballs were involved...
→ The costumes are CGI. Eddie Redmayne is a hologram.
→ What's up with Newt's expulsion?
→ Introducing WizJazz sensation, "Ariel and the Sasquatch 5"
→ A case of unlimited cupcakes?
→ Magical exposure danger levels
→ Some good points about newspapers.
→ "The Time-Turner": Ogg & Hagrid's Incredible Adventures.

→ "The Newt Case": Fluffy, adorable, cozy nifflers.
→ "I am Pastries! Give me all your gold!"
→ For more bloopers & shenanigans, support us on patreon!

 

 
Apr 10, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty: 

→ Megan & Eleanor are here! Aaron's sorting out his priorities...
→ "The Phoenix Register": Filming has NOT been pushed back.
→ MuggleNet, your #1 source for EVERYTHING?!
→ New clip coming at the MTV movie awards!
→ #NeedsMoreSasquatch. Always.
→ Peter Pettigrew's mom got the finger...
→ The fantastic diversity of Hufflepuff House.
→ "Houses are what you value, not what you are."
→ Badger Face Welsh Mountain Sheep.
→ "The Time Turner": Women of the 1920's!
→ 
"We didn't have to be pregnant all the time!"
→ "The Newt Case": The Diricawl! Aka, the Dodo bird!

 
Apr 1, 2016

Greetings, listeners! *hem hem* This is your High Inquisitor Dolores Umbridge, here to announce that per Educational Decree Number 24, all student organizations, societies, teams, groups, and clubs, are henceforth disbanded, including all MuggleNet podcasts. However, I am pleased to bring you this new, Ministry approved episode of SpeakBeasty, featuring a moving piece of prose by Argus Filch about one of nature's most fantastic beasts, the cat.

Mar 27, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty: 

→ Hosts Claire & Lizzie are back!
→ "The Phoenix Register": More "History of Magic in North America" news!
→ Dorcus Twelvetrees: Great name, lame person.
→ Jo, if you're listening, tweet us about KPop.
→ Fancy American wandmakers!
→ Shannen is coloring.
→ Digital beasts and how to be disappointed in them...
→ Are wizarding suburbs a thing?
→ "The Time Turner": 1920's Fashion!
→ "The Newt Case": The Rougarou is just weird.
→ "I turned into a chicken, but I can't talk about it."

 
Mar 13, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty:

→ Alohomora host Michael is our special guest host!
→ Ariel is the birthday fairy.
The Phoenix Register: #MagicInNorthAmerica Parts I & II
→ Did Rowling make the right calls for inclusivity?
→ Go be excited about ACTUAL Native American history!

→ "Wanna learn magic? I've got a shack down the road!"
→ What the fwoop counts as canon?
This day in history, Porpentina eats a bagel... 

The Time Turner: Native American life in the 20's!
The Newt Case: Skinwalkers are just not nice.

Feb 28, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty:

→ New host Sophie joins us from the UK!
→ Love from listeners makes our day. 
The Phoenix Register: More fantastic coats!
Not all pink is created evil.

→ This might actually be a Hamilton podcast...
→ Was Eddie the best choice to play Newt?
→ Ariel's Petition for Sasquatch!

→ The Wizarding World needs more diversity!

The Time Turner: The Harlem Renaissance!
→ We demand magical jazzy Speakeasies.
The Newt Case: The Hoop Snake!
→ Silly snakes & UFO hats, because reasons.
→ The Ariel Sounds KPop Remix

Feb 14, 2016

This week on SpeakBeasty:

→ Welcome Eleanor, our host from Australia!
→ We're now on Patreon!
The Phoenix Register: SO MUCH NEWS!
Ilvermorny! Detroit or Niagra Falls?
→ Ilvermorny Sorority Squats...
→ Will Newt encounter Sasquatch from The Goofy Movie?
→ Tina & Queenie's family history.
→ Newtina. We ship it.
The Time Turner: Valentine's Day Masacre
→ Was Al Capone a wizard?
→ Fantastic Beasts 2: Gangster Wizards
The Newt Case: Shapeshifters
→ There's a lot of shapeshifting home wreckers...
→ Valentine's Day advice - avoid water & all men with hats.

 
 
Jan 31, 2016

This week on SpeakBeasty

→ Host Claire joins us, all the way from London!
→ Fantastic Coats & How To Design Them.
→ Matt Lewis says: “The world of Harry Potter is safe with Eddie.”
→ Are the Second Salemers ruining purple?
→ We love Hagrid. (Even if he is breaking the law.)
→ Why is Jo obsessed with Nessie?
→ Shannen shares why Magizoology Matters!
The Time-Turner: Just call him Albie...
→ Buddy Cop Movie with Dumbledore & Newt?
The Newt Case: The Hide Behind will haunt your dreams...
→ Adorable Death by Evil Pygmy Puffs!

Jan 17, 2016

On this episode of SpeakBeasty:

→ We raise our wands for Alan Rickman. /*
→ CSI New York: Newt Edition.
→ New photos released for the films!
→ Maybe we’ll see beasts in this movie…
→ What do Newt & Nickelodeon’s Doug have in common?
→ Fantastic Wands & Those Who Make Them!
→ What is a beast? What is a being?
→ Are the Goblins trolling wizards?
→ Centaur, Werewolves, & House Elves Rights!
→ Centaurs just wanna ‘handle their biz’...
→ Time Turner: Will we meet Henry Potter?
→ Bros before Beasts!
→ The Newt Case: The Thunder Bird!

 

Jan 3, 2016

This time on SpeakBeasty:

→ New host Lizzie joins the discussion!
→ Eddie Redmayne & Hannah Bagshawe are goning to be parents!
→ This Boxing Day: Jigglypuffs vs Pygmy Puffs…
→ Was Newt Scamander a vegan?
→ Hippogriff farms, herded by nifflers?
→ The Dumblewars continue! Will someone new play Dumbledore in the films?
→ 2 sickles a week? Newt & JKR both know the struggle.
Fantastic Beasts: The Wizarding Starter Pack!
→ Nice little Hufflepuff vs Baby Voldemort?!
→ Uric the Oddball & his toupee of badgers
→ #FreeTheFwoopers! 

Dec 20, 2015

 This time on SpeakBeasty:

  • Meet the hosts & discover their houses!
  • Will Eddie Redmayne be the perfect Newt?
  • Nifflers sound adorable, Lethifolds will haunt your dreams.
  • The trailer is exciting & the President of Magic is fabulous
  • Does America have wizarding grad school?
  • Newt is such a Flufflepuff
  • Lumos Maxima! Just a smidge...
  • Agatha Christie totally went on adventures with Newt.
  • This podcast is not sponsored by Hamilton.
  • Could the Jersey Devil be in Newt's Case?

 

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