Whilst the Harry Potter world can be thought of as upbeat and whimsical, the last few movies has it cast in a much darker light. Hogwarts is barely recognisable at all with the arrival of Voldemort, and for quite some time it seems like this will be an unbeatable battle against evil for Harry and co.
There’s death, and there’s a lot of it.
Casualties involved Dumbledore, Lupin, and Fred (seriously, why Fred?!) – as well as the controversial Snape. It’s all a bit depressing towards the end, really.
For a lot of fans, the kicker was that by this time we’ve finally learned that Snape actually feels emotions. As in, he has a heart. His backstory with Lily seems like it was added by J. K. Rowling so that she could break our hearts by killing him just as we started to understand.
But Der GottKaiser, a Reddit user, doesn’t believe that Snape is dead at all. He has a theory that claims that Snape is still alive.
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