It is no secret that Zayn Malik is obsessive about tattoos. Large swaths of his body are coated in ink, and in accordance with a current Instagram submit, the previous One Course star has simply added one other large tat — and it is one for the (spell) books.
Zayn took to the social media app to share an epic (and epically massive) Harry Potter–themed struggle scene, immortalized in tattoo kind.
The new ink appears to depicts Voldemort (a.okay.a. He Who Should Not Be Named), locked in a duel with iconic superhero, the Flash. (Forgive Zayn the non-canon second, followers. Inventive liberties, and all.) Potterheads will acknowledge the unique scene from Harry Potter and the Goblet of Hearth when Harry battles Voldemort for the primary time, lastly casting competing spells — Avada Kedavra for Voldemort and Expelliarmus for Harry — on the identical time, locking their wands (which characteristic twin cores of Phoenix tail feather) collectively in Priori Incantatem. The second precipitated colourful jets of sunshine and a shocking scene, with Harry finally escaping.
There was one other second within the collection — the top of the Battle of Hogwarts throughout Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows — when Harry comes face-to-face with Voldemort for the final time. The identical situation, together with colliding killing and disarming spells locked in Priori Incantatem, occurred as soon as extra earlier than the Elder Wand selected Harry as its rightful grasp, killing Voldemort together with his personal spell. It isn’t clear which of those battles has extra significance to Zayn; maybe his new tattoo is an ode to each poetic moments.
If the individual dueling Voldemort within the tattoo is certainly the Flash, it could possibly be as a result of the superhero has some attention-grabbing issues in widespread with Harry. Each misplaced their mom at a younger age and had their lives changed by a lightening bolt. (Harry’s scar within the form of a lightning bolt represents the place he was hit with Voldemort’s authentic killing curse when he was a child, whereas the Flash receives tremendous pace when his lab is hit by lightning.) Judging by his many different tattoos, Zayn clearly has a factor for magic, superheroes, and all issues mystical. Zayn, what are the percentages your subsequent tattoo could possibly be your home crest? Free concept, simply saying…