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Shop Wizard Wands and Earwax-Flavored Jellybeans at Universal Studios's Harry Potter World

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This week, Inside Universal officially announced details on the massive new Harry Potter-themed experience headed to Universal Studios Hollywood in spring 2016. Called the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, the space will feature "a re-creation of several of the fantastic haunts of the boy wizard and his witchy friends," our sister site Curbed LA notes. One huge draw will be the theme park's first outdoor rollercoaster, a family-friendly ride called Flight of the Hippogriff.

"Because this is a whole world of themed fun," Curbed LA adds, "there will also be a Hogwarts castle; a place to buy butterbeer; shops from the movie, like Ollivanders wand emporium, where you'll be able to drop some money on wizard robes, wands, and those gnarly jellybeans that taste like earwax and old eggs." Nerds unite!

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