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May 22nd, 2012

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April 22nd, 2012

Snape Meetup at Ascendio

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Need your Snape fix this summer? If plan to attend Ascendio, the Snapecasters will be hosting one of our famous Snape meetups during the con. For more information, check out the Livejournal community.

And if you have not registered for Ascendio yet, be sure to do do before May 1 when the registration price increases. And don't forget to mention you were referred by Snapecast.

January 9th, 2012

Happy Birthday Professor

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It's that time of year again. Snapecast has an owl on the way to wish everyone's favorite snarky professor a happy 52nd birthday...

How will you be celebrating?

November 8th, 2011

We're Back

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Due to a problem with blibbering-humdingers in the server (that may or may not have had anything to do with one snarky professor), snapecast.com was down for a while. We've called in an expert to take care of the infestation and are back. Stay tuned for further Snape-ing!

July 31st, 2011

Video Episode on YouTube

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For those who did not have a chance to download our first video episode, our Snapey shenanigans can now been streamed. The episode is available via YouTube in two parts...

Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kIVnY5dIm4o

Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=amp9XThwnUw

July 18th, 2011

Snapecast Video Episode Alpha

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Direct Download the very first video episode - 655 MB (30:08)

Snapecast Video Episode Alpha
Operation Doorpost

Content for this episode:

Introduction (0:00)
Featuring: Rachael, Meagan, and the Wizarding World of Harry Potter
- Snapecast's first video episode ever
- Rachael and Meagan film their October 2010 visit to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Entering the Park - (0:27)
Wandering Fen: Rachael and Meagan
- Rachael and Meagan explain how to get to the Harry Potter portion of the park (and wear matching t-shirts)
- Snapecast staff takes the Jurassic Park route instead of the Doctor Seuss route to get to Hogsmeade

Letter Stamping - (5:13)
Wandering Fen: Rachael and Meagan
- Rachael and Meagan have written letters to Snape!
- We get them stamped and ready for delivery

Shopping - (6:36)
Wandering Fen: Rachael and Meagan
- Rachael and Meagan shop in Dervish and Bangs
- There are cauldrons!

The Plan - (7:44)
Wandering Fen: Rachael and Meagan
- Rachael and Meagan explain the plan to deliver their letters to Snape
- Meagan almost gives us away by wearing white shorts

The Mission - (9:13)
Wandering Fen: Rachael and Meagan
- Rachael and Meagan enter the Forbidden Journey ride and complete the mission
- Through the magic of our sophisticated video equipment (pocket video camera and flashlight)see Snape's door

Success! - (11:40)
Wandering Fen: Rachael and Meagan
- Rachael and Meagan review the success of their mission

Frivolity and Butterbrew - (13:05)
Wandering Fen: Rachael and Meagan
- After finishing the ride, Rachael and Meagan engage in some frivolity
- Update on the status of the letters
- Our weary heroes have a butterbrew at the Hog's Head

Cute Pink Things - (19:12)
Wandering Fen: Rachael and Meagan
- Rachael and Meagan shop at Zonkos
- Rachael really wants a Pigmy Puff

Day 2 and Conductor Talk - (20:12)
Wandering Fen: Rachael and Meagan
Hogsmeade Folk: Owl Trainer and Awesome Conductor
- Rachael and Meagan try to have fun without getting kicked out of the park
- An Owl Trainer gives us some tips on getting Snarky to behave
- The Very Awesome Conductor gives us some inside information about Snape's whereabouts

Farewell - (28:32)
Wandering Fen: Rachael and Meagan
- Rachael and Meagan have bought so much stuff that they can no longer walk around the park
- The trip (and the mission) was a Snapey success

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- Lara St John, Bach Violin Concertos: 01-BWV 1041 : I. Allegro


- music by EasyAccessMusic, "Human Emotion 30sec"
Please visit www.magnatune.com to listen to and purchase many of the fabulous pieces of music you hear on Snapecast. Snape may be evil, but they are not.

Video Editing by Rachael

June 23rd, 2011

Snapemore is Coming

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See www.snapemore.com for details. More later.

April 29th, 2011

Snapey Stuff at Sakura Con

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Although many Snape fen are currently enjoying themselvess at Aeternitas, Becca and Rachael recently spotted some Snape at a non-HP convention, Sakura Con. There was not much, but we did see...

A Snapey keychain from Gum Gum...

Some Snily fanart from Nuriko Kun...

And we think this might be a silver doe/stag thing...

Hey, we see a bit of Snape in everything. ;)

March 20th, 2011

Compelling Snape Pics from DH Part 2

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A recent video from ABC Family featured previews of Deathly Hallows Part 2, which included some haunting pictures of Snape. We took some screencaps. Be sure to click on the images for the larger size and Snape in all his glory.

Cut for 2 more )

So what does everyone think? Is this Snape outside the Potter's house? Are we going to get flashbacks?

January 8th, 2011

You didn't think we would forget the Professor's birthday did you?

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The Snapeologists at Snapecast know we have been dreadfully slow about an episode in reaction to Deathly Hallows Part I, but don't lose hope yet. All good Snape fans know what special day tomorrow is and we promise we won't let you down. Be on the lookout for something epic and record breaking.

November 19th, 2010

Snape DH Chat Room

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While you are waiting for the Snapecasters to get their act together and put out an episode about Deathly Hallows, you can squee with other Snape fen in the Deathly Hallows Snape chat room.

September 18th, 2010

Mr. May

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The Professor looks a bit sad as the featured May model for a recent Harry Potter calendar...

Three questions for everyone...

1. Why isn't he Mr. January?
2. Am I the only one who thought the picture in the corner looked like a Barbie doll box?
3. Why isn't there an entire Snape calendar?

August 18th, 2010

Theory of Diminishing Snape Presentation

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A number of Snape fen have asked us about posting content for the Theory of Dimishing Snape talk we gave at Infinitus last month. If you are interested in having a look at our highly detailed (and somewhat scientific) analysis, we have a link to the presentation materials here. Please let us know what you think!

July 20th, 2010

Infinitus Report from Snarky

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The Muggles who run this podcast are still recovering from their incessant Snape-ing at Infinitus this weekend, but I thought it would be prudent to post about their adventures. I came along to the convention because Rachael told me "it was part of my contract." I was able to hoodwink the Muggles into giving me money and I procured reservations for my own hospitality parlor and king suite.

Then the Muggles ruined my vacation with their absurd party )

I plan to bring a lawsuit for intentional infliction of emotional distress to an owl and am gathering evidence via this Flickr group. Please submit your photos there.

July 10th, 2010

WB has Property of HBP Shirts

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Someone is starting to realize that there can never be enough Snape merchandise. WB is selling Property of HBP t-shirts.

June 11th, 2010

Snapecast Presents: The Sitting Room at Spinner's End

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Dear Fellow Snape-fen,

You are cordially invited to the Sitting Room at Spinner's End to pass the time sneering, Snape-ing, and hexing Gryffindors socializing over libations, snacks, and greying underpants on Friday evening before the Night of a Thousand Wizards. It is our dearest hope that a few hours relaxing and Snape-ing will provide a much needed break between the stimulating formal programming of Friday afternoon and the excitement and mayhem of the Night of a Thousand Wizards.

Where: The Sitting Room at Spinner's End (hospitality suite in the conference hotel TBA - currently unplottable)

When: 6:00-9:00pm, Friday, July 16th

What: Snape-ing, of course

We kindly ask that you R.S.V.P. via the poll located here.

May 19th, 2010

Fill out the Snapecast Meetup Poll

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Our official poll for the Infinitus Meetup is up. Please fill it out here before May 29.

April 18th, 2010

Infinitus Snape Meetup Comm

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Snapecast has a Snape meetup comm for Infinitus over at Livejournal. If you are going to the con and want to meet up and Snape then please come on over and join!

February 20th, 2010

Snape's Death Filmed

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Although any good Snape fan is well aware of the fact that the professor does not actually die in the last book, Warner Brothers has announced that the Snape death scene has been filmed. At least we know he'll be in the last film! Now let's hope that the scene is longer than 2 minutes...

January 14th, 2010

HBP: The Corrected Version

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In Episode 35, some of the Snapecasters performed a dramatic reading of the "Don't Call Me a Coward" scene from the script for Harry Potter and the Halfblood Prince. Please consider this the closest thing we will get to a corrected version of the film.

You can watch it here on the Snapecast YouTube channel.
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