The properties of the wand is player-determined, and which wand chooses you depends on what kind of reaction your character states to have had at the expulsion and later sudden disappearance of their brother after the latter runs away from home.
If the player replies they were determined to restore their family name and prove themselves as a powerful witch/wizard, Ollivander will express approval of their determination and ambition and give them a wand made of Hornbeam with a dragon heartstring core. It is eleven inches long, and described as "inflexible".
If the player replies they felt bad for Jacob, Ollivander will praise their sensitivity and give them a wand made of Acacia with a core of unicorn hair. It is twelve inches long and described as "pliable".
If the player replies they are angry, they are given a blackthorn wand with a unicorn hair core.
When the game was in Beta mode, there was a fourth possible answer of "I wanted answers." The option awarded the player with the twelve inches maple wood wand with a unicorn hair core, which happened to be the same kind of wand used by their brother Jacob before he was expelled from Hogwarts.
*Disclosure: Some of the links above are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, Fandom will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. Community content is available under CC-BY-SA
unless otherwise noted.
Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.