1. It's Time to Duel! Welcome to the NF Yu-Gi-Oh! Grand Championships. This tournament will span across 4 sections:
    Akihabara Lounge| Mafia | OBD |The Alley
    Dismiss Notice
  2. Welcome to the forums! Take a second to look at our Beginner's Guide. It contains the information necessary for you to have an easier experience here.

    Thanks and have fun. -NF staff
    Dismiss Notice
  3. Stop Scrolling!
    Attention - When discussing new chapters of an anime or manga, please use a source from the official list of approved sources. If you would like to contribute to the list, please do so in the suggestions section.
    Dismiss Notice
  4. If you write blogs about the current anime season (for linking) or like to add descriptions / impressions on certain series and like to add them to our wiki, then send us a ticket.
    Dismiss Notice

  5. A blank contract written with magical ink?! Check out our Spooktacular Trick or Treat Event.
    Dismiss Notice

Your favorite Harry Potter character…

Discussion in 'Reader's Corner' started by Polaris, Mar 18, 2018.

  1. Polaris Sagittarius Sun/Aquarius Ascendant

    Messages:
    270
    Likes Received:
    31
    Trophy Points:
    103
    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2015
    Reputation:
    Who is it? And why?

    I'd also like to know who your favorite HP teacher and favorite HP antagonist is.
     
    Tags:
  2. Nighty the Mighty swm n outer space Retired Staff

    Messages:
    32,369
    Likes Received:
    794,506
    Trophy Points:
    4,543
    Joined:
    May 28, 2010
    Reputation:
    snape
     
  3. Dark Wanderer Lonesome Crow

    Messages:
    368
    Likes Received:
    125
    Trophy Points:
    144
    Joined:
    Jan 11, 2018
    Reputation:
    I always liked Lupin. He was a good teacher, and thanks to him Harry learned to do the Patronus, and in turn taught other students later on. Werewolves are cool too.

    I suppose Snape could be considered an antagonist? If so, he would definitely be my favorite.
     
  4. Polaris Sagittarius Sun/Aquarius Ascendant

    Messages:
    270
    Likes Received:
    31
    Trophy Points:
    103
    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2015
    Reputation:
    Snape is also my favorite character. Such a well-written, complex and tragic character. I never thought my opinion about a character could change so drastically after Snape grew to become one of my favorite fictional characters of all time.
     
  5. JACOBLON BLACK HOWLING

    Messages:
    37,227
    Likes Received:
    3,832
    Trophy Points:
    3,643
    Joined:
    Jul 18, 2006
    Reputation:
    Favourite character is Tom Riddle, dude was the most interesting character in the series by far. Second favourite would be Umbridge.

    Favourite professor had to be Professor Moody, yes he was a death eater but he was still the most competent DADA teacher they ever had.
     
    • Like Like x 1
    • Optimistic Optimistic x 1
    • List
  6. Djomla Student

    Messages:
    2,477
    Likes Received:
    367
    Trophy Points:
    213
    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2016
    Favorite characters.

    Snape is numero uno. Then rest.

    Lupin, Moody, Hagrid, Voldemort, Sirius, Ron's bros, Ron and their dad. Forgot the name. Does Newt count? He is cool, too.

    Favorite teach is Snape.

    Favorite antagonist. Well Snape, if he counts. If not, Voldemort.
     
  7. Polaris Sagittarius Sun/Aquarius Ascendant

    Messages:
    270
    Likes Received:
    31
    Trophy Points:
    103
    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2015
    Reputation:
    My favorite HP professor is also Moody. I liked his no-nonsense approach to life and constant vigilance.

    My second favorite professor is Gilderoy Lockhart.
    It sure as hell isn’t because I considered him a good teacher or a good person. His inflated ego just brought a lot of comic relief to the second HP novel.
     
  8. WorldsStrongest I am My Scars

    Messages:
    16,027
    Likes Received:
    2,509
    Trophy Points:
    1,818
    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2016
    Reputation:
    Flag:
    Canada
    How u be sleepin on my boy Lupin like dat

    Not even top 3
     
  9. Polaris Sagittarius Sun/Aquarius Ascendant

    Messages:
    270
    Likes Received:
    31
    Trophy Points:
    103
    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2015
    Reputation:
    My favorite antagonist is Draco Malfoy. Even though he was a mean-spirited coward, I admired his quick wit and creativity. Furthermore, I think he’s a well-written character. He went through a great deal of character development and seemed pretty realistic, from a psychological point of view.
     
  10. Ishmael I'd rather you hadn't seen that.

    Messages:
    8,021
    Likes Received:
    564
    Trophy Points:
    393
    Joined:
    May 16, 2016
    Favorite character is Draco malfoy. His development over the books and series was a pretty well written one and his personality is of those I like. A dick in its truest form, one of the smartest in the books among the Students, the very end when he and harry look at one another.

    I get a feeling that he not only learned from mistakes and changed but he then and still held a small grudge for potter.
     
  11. Superman Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    29,465
    Likes Received:
    628
    Trophy Points:
    1,168
    Joined:
    May 12, 2009
    Reputation:
    My favorite is Harry himself. I feel like she nailed adolescent perfectly with him. I could see myself making his mistakes in those critical moments. Plus he had some pretty funny and cool moments. Great character.

    Favorite teacher has to be Snape. I mean....come on.

    Antagonist? Hhhhhhmmmmm. Voldermort. Had he not been so consumed with the prophecy he could have ruled easily. You could tell why his genius was up there with Dumbledore and Grindewald.
     
  12. Nep Nep Bedpost-Kun

    Messages:
    17,758
    Likes Received:
    1,751
    Trophy Points:
    1,419
    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2011
    Reputation:
    Catdank Faction:
    Lesseeee... Fave character is Sirius Black, calm, kind, brave, strong. Just a great guy all around.

    Fave teacher is Snape. He has his flaws but he's clever as all hell and he makes up for everything at the end.

    Fave antagonist... It's really difficult to top Voldemort here... I suppose if we have to get into it his Tom Riddle form in the second book is a particular favorite of mine.
     
  13. Ishmael I'd rather you hadn't seen that.

    Messages:
    8,021
    Likes Received:
    564
    Trophy Points:
    393
    Joined:
    May 16, 2016
    I liked voldy but must admit I loved him as regular tom riddle as well, did anyone see the fan made movie they had of him?
     
  14. Yoo Tan Infinite

    Messages:
    10,963
    Likes Received:
    1,533
    Trophy Points:
    1,493
    Joined:
    Jun 26, 2015
    Holy crap.
    I like them all but if i'd have to go with one it'd also be Snape. I recall I didn't like him prior to Half-Blood Prince but Half-Blood Prince was a fucking plot-twist and all of sudden I began to like him more and more. He's my favorite character so far. I also like Luna Lovegood, Draco Malfoy and of course, Hermione.

    My favorite teacher is a tie between Lupin and Moody.
    My favorite antagonist is Lucius Malfoy.
     
  15. JACOBLON BLACK HOWLING

    Messages:
    37,227
    Likes Received:
    3,832
    Trophy Points:
    3,643
    Joined:
    Jul 18, 2006
    Reputation:
    Link?
     
    • Funny Funny x 1
    • Optimistic Optimistic x 1
    • List
  16. Kiseki Release The Kraken

    Messages:
    893
    Likes Received:
    94
    Trophy Points:
    178
    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2011
    I think my teen self watched the series for the Ron x Hermione ship and Hermione's cat, because... floofy. I also highkey shipped Hermione with Draco, but I learned fast that this wouldn't ever be a thing lol. But yeah, I like Draco too in the last 2 books. He finally got more depth and he isn't as bland anymore as they made him out to be in the beginning.

    The rest of the cast actually didn't interest me as much as I simply couldn't relate? Ginny was the worst character to me as she was too bland and she 'suddenly' liked Harry out of the blue. It literally came out of nowhere. Not my type of plot twist. The teachers sucked so hard if you ask me. Even Hagdrid was a better teacher.
     
  17. Nighty the Mighty swm n outer space Retired Staff

    Messages:
    32,369
    Likes Received:
    794,506
    Trophy Points:
    4,543
    Joined:
    May 28, 2010
    Reputation:
    harmony>>>>

    but the real patrician ship is
    Spoiler:
    tomarry
     
  18. Nighty the Mighty swm n outer space Retired Staff

    Messages:
    32,369
    Likes Received:
    794,506
    Trophy Points:
    4,543
    Joined:
    May 28, 2010
    Reputation:
  19. Polaris Sagittarius Sun/Aquarius Ascendant

    Messages:
    270
    Likes Received:
    31
    Trophy Points:
    103
    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2015
    Reputation:
    I also dislike Ginny, but mainly because I thought that her character development was unrealistic. J.K tried so hard to make people like Ginny when Harry developed a crush on her, by turning her into a, "Mary-Sue" and it totally backfired. She basically went from being a nobody to being admired by almost everyone. A fictional character with no flaws easily becomes boring and is hard to relate to. I'm not saying that she's flawless from an objective point of view, but she's depicted that way. Nothing negative is ever stated about Ginny. For example, she uses a hex on a student in front of a teacher, and gets praised for it instead of punished.
     
    • Like Like x 1
    • Agree Agree x 1
    • List
  20. JACOBLON BLACK HOWLING

    Messages:
    37,227
    Likes Received:
    3,832
    Trophy Points:
    3,643
    Joined:
    Jul 18, 2006
    Reputation:
    Top 3 Characters

    1) Tom Riddle

    2) Bellatrix

    3) Umbridge


    Top 2 Worst Characters

    1) Percy

    2) Fudge
     
    • Disagree Disagree x 1
    • Winner Winner x 1
    • Optimistic Optimistic x 1
    • List
  21. DeVision dreamer

    Messages:
    1,728
    Likes Received:
    65
    Trophy Points:
    423
    Joined:
    May 6, 2007
    Reputation:
    Flag:
    Croatia
  22. Ye Xiu Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    12,205
    Likes Received:
    4,598
    Trophy Points:
    2,043
    Joined:
    Aug 18, 2013
    Reputation:
    Little reminder that
     
  23. Superman Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    29,465
    Likes Received:
    628
    Trophy Points:
    1,168
    Joined:
    May 12, 2009
    Reputation:
    Tomarry?:hmm

    Riddle and who?

    From where?:lmao
     
  24. BaneBustingEllesHatchery Spawn More Overlords

    Messages:
    35
    Likes Received:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    8
    Joined:
    Aug 15, 2018
    Reputation:
    Fav Character Overall: Hermione Granger
    Ron and Harry would've been nothing without her on the team, yes she had some moments of frailty and parts i didn't think were necessary, but as a whole, was integral throughout most of the books.

    Fav Professor: Severus Snape
    Like others have said, i did start off with a distate for him given the belief he was on the wrong side, but learning the depth of his character and all he sacrificed, i was quickly converted as my views changed dramatically.

    Fav Antagonist: Bellatrix Lestrange
    In the wizarding world it just felt right having a completely crazy, lack of remorse for human life type character and she delivered that in torrents.
     
  25. Crying Wolf QueenOfProcrastination

    Messages:
    81
    Likes Received:
    9
    Trophy Points:
    8
    Joined:
    Aug 14, 2018
    Reputation:
    Severus Snape for Teacher (He was a badass and the way Rowling ended him still upsets me), and Bellatrix Lestrange. It's been so long since I've read the books.
     
Loading...