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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

How do you get the dittany from Hagrid’s hut?

Games Guru: There is no dittany in the hut. It’s in Hagrid’s garden. After you’ve gotten the bag of beans and knocked down the block, whack the pod right, up, left, up, left and then up. Head up and then left to the moving block, and please do it carefully: if you fall, you have to start all over again. Move over the platforms and gingerly pick up the dittany (and the beans, too).

I need to know how to make the queen and pawn fight on the third board of chess. Can you help me?

Games Guru: There appear to be a few possible solutions for this rather aggressive iteration of chess. Start on a white square, then move up and to the left twice. After that, you can either move left, then right, then down; or take a third up-and-left followed by down and to the right and then one more down. Either one of these solutions should work.

How can you defeat Voldemort?

Games Guru: The trick is to use the mirror of Erised. Have Harry stand between the mirror and Voldemort. When Voldemort fires, have the mirror and Harry absorb the shot, then fire it back at He Who Must Not Be Named. You will eventually defeat the fiend with his own magic.

It seems impossible to kill Lord Voldemort, except for shooting the pillars and doing it at an angle so they’ll land on him. But what I don’t understand is when I shoot the mirror, it starts turning. What is that supposed to mean?

Games Guru: The trick to beating Lord Voldemort (better known as “He Who Must Not Be Named”) is to use the mirror. Voldemort will attempt to kill Harry with two different spells. You will be able to differentiate which spell he is using by the color of his hands. If you see white sparks flying from his hands, run and keep running until he has cast his spell. If you see his hands flashing red, go stand directly in front of the mirror. The mirror will shine a light shield around Harry that will allow him to absorb the spell without getting hurt. Once Harry has absorbed the spell and turned green, you can shoot the spell back at Lord Voldemort by pressing your X button.


Comments about “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone”

  1. c.s says:


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  3. GameGuy90 says:

    Are there any cheats for this game for the ps2?!

  4. ant67 says:

    what is the solution for sorcerer of stone

  5. harry500000000 says:

    I don’t know but I’ve read all the books and harry used his invisiblety cloak

  6. anonymous says:

    what is the code on the back of the box used to install the game??? i bought the game when it first came out and have lost the box!!!

  7. MONKMAN says:

    How do you catch the snitch in the first quidditch match?

  8. labrat says:

    how do you get the flying key in PC version?

  9. dingdong says:

    how do you get past the incendio maze on ps2

  10. mimoooooooo says:

    is there a glitch to get past Quirrel with the blocks?????

  11. jack says:

    i want it.

  12. jack says:

    can i get it for free.

  13. ant67 says:

    how do i get ginny’s scales from the magacal megenrie?

  14. jalaroki says:

    Thank you sooo much for the code, bob67.

  15. gowrishankarmanu says:

    I have defeated the three headed dog called Fluffy 2 or 3 times but I can’ do it now

  16. jonaz says:

    what is the code in the white box in the back

  17. dbudgielover says:

    How do you get in the broom closet

  18. Anonymous says:

    how do you get out of the secret in snapes stoer

  19. pokefan2000 says:

    how do you advance past the third troll

  20. harrypotter girlz says:

    How do you get past the chess games at the end, we’ve been trying for hours and can’t pass it

  21. hp1 says:

    how do you get past ravenclaw

  22. hiopfr says:

    great game!

  23. $ says:

    the secret wizard card is a harry card unlockable by getting the previous 24 cards. it also unlocks an extendad ending

  24. $ says:

    this game is good for a ps1 game

  25. QuirinusQuirrell says:

    I like the bit where you have to push the blocks to the ledge where Quirrell is, and he is trying to push blocks back and kill you. Odd liking but it’s laughable seeing Quirrell desperate to end your life.

  26. A random person says:

    Boring game and bad voice acting

  27. GAME MASTER says:


    Unlock Quidditch League

    To unlock the Quidditch League, enter the code CIRCLE, LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT, CIRCLE.

    Unlock All Wizard Cards

    To unlock all wizard cards, enter the code CIRCLE, SQUARE, CIRCLE, SQUARE, DOWN, LEFT, CIRCLE, SQUARE.

    Get Zap Upgrade

    To get a zap upgrade, enter the code UP, LEFT, DOWN, RIGHT, CIRCLE, CIRCLE, SQUARE, SQUARE.

  28. wow says:

    there is a cheat to this game in order to get everything typ in harrydebugmodeon really fast while playing the gamethe press shift ~ then a command box comes up u can keep pressing ~ to get the box up again enter the following to get things


    givebeans 100000

    givehousepoints 100000

    giveseeds 100000

  29. Das Bang 2 says:

    McGonagall give Harry too many points in the game (goood)

  30. Macaroni says:

    This is how you beat it. First of all find a place that they can not attack you then shoot the one that looks like it’s glowing. After that another one which comes out of the middle will start attacking you and if you go out of the place that has vine picture it’s going to go back in and heal ,so a way to win is to go out of the vine picture when it’s attacking and go back in when it’s finish attacking and then use the attack move on it after that you just keep on repeating it.(For Playstation 1)

  31. tun says:

    harry rules.

  32. harry potter rules 87 says:

    Game Guru I need help is there a way to defeat the green dogs after the chess game and I know I need to use Lumos

  33. gabot4 says:

    if you press the squiggiley line above the TAB key and the game console will come out type in any code you can think of or you can use already known codes from any cheat are a few codes




    these codes are NOT the way you would type them .there are certain ways to type them like some may have allcaps or just one cap.

    if they dont work try any way to type them.

    when they are activated there will normally be a wand swishing noise.

    this whole thing is called DEBUG MODE.

    i hope you all will use this and HAVE FUN!

    • DRTAC says:

      You know you didnt tell them about how to enable debug mode. After you push ~ then type: set engine.playerpawn bcheatsenabled true. Then you can type all the codes gabot4 gave you. Now you can HAVE FUN!

  34. JH says:

    Thanks for the code! It seems to be working!!!!

  35. wwebatistafan says:

    if anyone has this for gameboy please give me a hint or two!!

  36. bob67 says:

    the code for this one is 0901 7014788 4117807 0206

    hope you enjoy

  37. voldemort says:

    does any one no the code

    for this one and the 3rd one

  38. harrypotter(cutie) says:

    Ya so, i’m a girl who cares, it really doesnt matter…..

    This game is so fun. But it gets rather boring sometimes.

    I’d rather stick to the movies and books!


    Harry Potter (cutie)

  39. limbo says:

    I think they should make another harry potter movie!!

  40. b says:

    how do you defeat peeves when he has got you locked up

  41. helper says:


    on play station 1 shoot the light one,look for the next light one until its all dead.


    read the guru’s way to win,dont just do that

  42. grrrrr..... says:

    I rilly nead help on the last part. I cast flependo on all the poles, but I can not make them all hit the guy.

  43. grrrrr..... says:

    heeeeeeeeellllllllpppppppppppppppp(on the pc game

  44. All-AmericanRejectsfan says:

    Hey,MTGap,that would be cool!Except,it wouldn’t be called Harry Potter something,it

    would be called Hogwarts.It should be online,because then you could chat with other

    wizards,and even characters!And,you don’t get randomly chosen,you choose!Or, you

    can use Com Version and say your thoughts into it!

    Oh,wait,this is about the topic of HPatSS. See ya!

  45. runeminer says:

    Neo, no u do not have to past Snapes test. And Games Guru! I submitted a question involing PS one for this game so where’s my answer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  46. weeb says:

    how do you get through gringots bank???? you have to get all 5 gems but i can only find 4.

  47. MTGap says:

    I didn’t know that one spell you could deflect and one you couldn’t! I’ll have to try and beat the game now because I’ve been stuck at the end forever. I think they should make a Harry Potter Game where your actually just a student and not Harry Potter and you just attend and explore Hogwarts. It be even cool if they had an online multiplayer Hogwarts game where people can come have fun in the game!

  48. cruckmun says:

    if u are reading this, i had the com version and you just shoot them and keep them back.

  49. Neo says:

    My mom wont let me write down the form, so can you please answer my question?

  50. Neo says:

    How do you get past the Devils Snare?And do you have to pass Snapes test?

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