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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban -- It's Harry's third year at Hogwarts; not only does he have a new "Defense Against the Dark Arts" teacher, but there is also trouble brewing. Convicted murderer Sirius Black has escaped the Wizards' Prison and is coming after Harry.

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Writers:
J.K. Rowling (characters and universe)
Nuno Miranda (adaptation)
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Release Date:
2 June 2004 (USA) See more »
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Courage Might Fail You. Friends Won't.
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Awards:
3 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Highly Addicting, High Replay Value, VERY GOOD Game! See more (7 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Stephen Fry ... Narrator (voice)
Stephen Abingdon ... (voice)
Tom Attenborough ... Harry Potter (voice)
George Banks ... (voice)
Will'm Bentinck ... (voice)

Gregg Chillin ... Ron Weasley (voice)
Eddie Cooper ... (voice)

Allan Corduner ... Severus Snape / Filius Flitwick (voice) (as Allan Cordunner)
Chris Crosby ... Peeves (voice)
Adele Cutting ... (voice)
Gary Fairhall ... Neville Longbottom (voice)

Jamie Glover ... Remus Lupin (voice)

Tom Goodman-Hill ... Peter Pettigrew (voice)
William Green ... (voice)
Nicky Gummer ... (voice)
Eleana Jenkins ... (voice)

Benjamin Stone ... Fred Weasley (voice) (as Ben Johnstone)
Ève Karpf ... Minerva McGonagall (voice)
Dominic Kennedy ... (voice)
Jonathan Kydd ... Hagrid (voice) (as Johnathan Kydd)

Chris Lang ... Sir Cadogan (voice)
Lewis Macleod ... Draco Malfoy / Fred Weasley / George Weasley (voice)
Ben Macleod ... Cedric Diggory (voice)
Harper Marshall ... Hermione Granger (voice)
Naomi McDonald ... (voice)
Jock Norton ... (voice)
Christopher Peters ... (voice)

David Robb ... Sirius Black (voice)
Harry Robinson ... (voice)
James Slavin ... (voice)

Adam Sopp ... (voice)

Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Nuno Miranda  adaptation
Nuno Miranda  translation
J.K. Rowling  characters and universe
Lisa Michelle Singer  contributing writer

Produced by
Jace Hall .... executive producer
Stuart Whyte .... senior producer
 
Original Music by
Jeremy Soule 
 
Art Department
Ross Dearsley .... concept artist
Ginger McCarthy .... head rigger
Makoto Tanaka .... world artist
Wolfgang Walther .... standby rigger
 
Sound Department
Alison Bown .... sound effects designer
James Locke-Hart .... sound designer
Ian Macbeth .... sound designer
Chris Nuttall .... sound
 
Special Effects by
Trevor Butterfield .... special effects senior technician
Darren Grassby .... special effects trainee
 
Visual Effects by
Graham Bell .... technical artist
Rohan Claassen .... visual effects (as Rohan Claassan)
 
Animation Department
Claire Wilson .... character animator
 
Music Department
Barnaby Robson .... musician
 
Other crew
Graham Bell .... technical artist
Antony Crowther .... engineering team
Rob Elser .... game tester
Sam Hart .... localization project manager (as Sam Turner)
 
Thanks
J.K. Rowling .... special thanks
 

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Trivia:
Sirius Black has no speaking role.See more »
Goofs:
Miscellaneous: On the Murauder's Map level on the Playstation 2 and X-Box versions, if the player is caught by Snape for unknown reasons Snape will just continuously cough and splutter.See more »
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Soundtrack:
Shrieking ShackSee more »

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3 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Highly Addicting, High Replay Value, VERY GOOD Game!, 22 June 2004
Author: immaturemonkey from Somewhere Southeast of the Arabian Peninsula

There's no need to be the world's best videogamer or a big fan of the Harry Potter series to like this game. Highly addictive, quite amusing and some good voice-acting and soundtracks in this game only enhance it further. 3-Character scrolling (You could switch from Harry to Ron to Hermione) was very well done. Overall Rating: 3 - 4 *'s

RATING SCALE:5 *'s = Superb 4*'s = Excellent 3's = Pretty Good 2 *'s So-So 1 * = Bleh!! :( -1 * = Sucked like a bucket of ticks

Graphics: Most of the characters were modeled very closely to their movie counterparts, with a couple of exceptions because the 3-D thing just didn't pan out very well with their "look". The landscaping of the castle and grounds was nice. 3 *'s

Ease of Gameplay: Since I rented it & it was only a 3 day rental, I was hoping that the controls would be fairly easy to pick up. (I am not the best gameplayer and cannot usually beat a game within 3 days.) Surprisingly, I had NO problem whatsoever in playing; very nice, no mad button-mashing skills required. Even a beginner videogamer could get the hang of this. 5 *'s

Plot line & Flow of Gameplay: Loved the book, the movie was quite well done, and so going in with the hopes that the video game was just as well done as the latter, all I can say is that my hopes were not dashed. The gameplay was nice and smooth, flowy and at a relaxed pace. The cut scenes were excellently done. 4*'s

Re-Play Value: If you played it once, you will probably want to play it again. I myself found it highly amusing and addictive (I put off studying for all my exams to play the game for all the days that I had it) and since I have returned the game to the rental outlet, I am going to buy myself a personal copy. Therefore, the re-play value would be pretty high.

Disappointments: The only thing that I felt a little bit miffed about was how the game resolved the conflict. Maybe a little bit more of a real RPG-style should have been granted to some pieces. (IE- Exploring Hogsmeade & the Shrieking Shack since there was practically nothing to do with them.)

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