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This article is about the chapter. For the character see Professor Snape.

The Potions Master is the eighth chapter of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.

Opening Description

Whispers followed Harry from the moment he left his dormitory next day. People queuing outside classrooms stood on tiptoe to get a look at him, or doubled back to pass him in the corridors again, staring...

Closing Description

Had Hagrid collected that package just in time? Where was it now? And did Hagrid know something about Snape that he didn’t want to tell Harry?


During this chapter, the player is granted access to the Potions link on their Navigation Bar.


This chapter has 3 moments.

Harry's Early Days at Hogwarts

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Harry's First Potions Lesson

Thumb B1C8M2.jpg Originally contained an opportunity to practise brewing Cure for Boils, with no items and no zooming.


Hagrid's Wooden House

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See also

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
The Journey from Platform Nine and Three-Quarters The Sorting Hat The Potions Master The Midnight Duel Hallowe'en