Crazy about Harry

(NBC News) – This week’s opening of the harry potter attraction at universal studios in California is drawing lots of attention.

So why is JK Rowlings’ creation still as popular as ever?

It’s been almost 20 years since the first Harry Potter book came out and 15 since the film’s premiere.

Pottermania is still as strong – here’s 5 reasons why we’re still obsessed with Harry Potter.

#5- No matter how hard Daniel Radcliffe tries to get away from his good boy image – he will always be harry potter to us

#4- It made us believe in the power of magic

#3 – the Harry Potter frenzy lives on through the its prequel "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" in theaters November 18

#2- There will never be a friendship quite like our favorite trio

And the number one reason why we’re still obsessed with Harry Potter??

Because young or old, Potterheads are forever connected through their love for JK Rowling’s creation of the magical world of Harry Potter