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Revelio

Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) raises his wand on the platform of City Hall subway station in New York

A spell to reveal intruders and imposters


When ‘Revelio’ is used directly on a person, it removes magical disguises...


Newt Scamander hides behind a wall in the City Hall Subway Station

Newt takes cover


Cedric stands in the maze prepared to take on the horrors that lie within.

Priori Incantatem: A history of Hufflepuff magic


‘Specialis revelio!’ she said, rapping it smartly on the front cover.


Extract

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

By J.K. Rowling

Revelio fact file


Type

Charm

Purpose

To reveal secrets about a person or object