<I>Harry Potter</I> DVD Features Include Games, More7 Feb, 2002 By: Jessica Wolf
Harry Potter DVD special features include:
An interview with director Christopther Columbus and producer David Heyman.
New scenes created especially for the home video release (also included on the VHS).
An interactive tour of Hogwarts, and visits to classrooms where viewers can find the “secret” of the DVD. Fans can also open a screaming book in the library, interact with the Mirror of Eisred, meet the ghosts of Hogwarts and view biographies of favorite characters.
A tour of Diagon Alley with visits to Gringotts Bank, Eeylops Owl Emporium and Ollivanders Wand Shop, where viewers can be “chosen” by a wand.
A Quidditch lesson in which viewers try to catch the Golden Snitch with the remote.
A spell-casting lesson that allows DVD viewers to watch Harry and friends perform a scene in eight different languages.
DVD-Rom features include:
An enhanced, real-time, multiangle tour of Hogwarts and the grounds.
Exclusive online trading cards.
Game demos that put players in the role of Harry as they navigate around Hogwarts.
Video biographies of Hogwarts faculty.
Downloadable screen savers and rememberalls.
A personalized sorting ceremony.