Ron Weasley

Ron Weasley is a pure-blood wizard, the youngest son of Arthur and Molly Weasley, and a loyal friend to Harry Potter and Hermione Granger. He is known for his bravery, humor, and fierce loyalty.


Ron comes from a large, loving, and somewhat financially struggling family. He grows up in the Burrow, a cozy, magical home near Ottery St. Catchpole. As a child, Ron often feels overshadowed by his older brothers' accomplishments but gradually learns to stand on his own.


Harry Potter

Ron and Harry meet on the Hogwarts Express and quickly become best friends. Their friendship is tested at times, but they always have each other's backs. Ron's unwavering loyalty and bravery make him an invaluable ally to Harry.

Hermione Granger

Initially, Ron finds Hermione's know-it-all attitude irritating, but they eventually become close friends. Their relationship is marked by playful bickering and a slow-burning romance that culminates in their marriage after the Second Wizarding War.


Ron deeply loves his family and is fiercely protective of them. He has a special bond with his sister Ginny and looks up to his older brothers, particularly Bill and Charlie. Ron's relationship with his brothers Fred and George is marked by their good-natured teasing.

Character Journey

Throughout the series, Ron undergoes significant growth and development:

  1. In the early years, he struggles with insecurity and a fear of not measuring up to others' expectations.
  2. As he faces challenges alongside Harry and Hermione, Ron learns to confront his fears and stand up for what he believes in.
  3. He discovers a talent for wizard chess and Quidditch, helping him build confidence.
  4. In the later books, Ron's strategic thinking and emotional intelligence prove crucial in the fight against Voldemort.

In Video Games

Ron appears in numerous Harry Potter video games, often as a playable character or important NPC:

  • In Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (2001), players can control Ron in certain levels, using his unique abilities to solve puzzles.
  • Ron's wizard chess skills are featured in several games, including Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) and Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery (2018).
  • In Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 (2010), Ron is a playable character in the camping and infiltration missions.

Fun Facts

  • Ron's Patronus takes the form of a Jack Russell terrier.
  • His favourite Quidditch team is the Chudley Cannons.
  • Ron is an excellent impersonator and uses this skill to entertain his friends.
  • In the films, Ron is portrayed by actor Rupert Grint.

Ron Weasley's humor, loyalty, and bravery make him a beloved character in the Harry Potter universe. His presence in the video games allows players to experience the magical world through the eyes of Harry's steadfast best friend.