Harry Potter Mobile RPG Coming Next Year

Laverne Mann
December 13, 2017

While the action of Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery will be carried out within the game itself. Scheduled for release in Spring 2018, Harry Potter: Hogwarts' Mystery will be the first officially-licensed role-playing game utilizing the world created by J.K. Rowling, allowing Potter-heads the chance to create their own character and live the life of a Hogwarts' student.

Coming Soon reports that a new Harry Potter Augmented Reality game, called Harry Potter: Hogwards Mystery, will be released on mobile platforms next year.

This time, development duties will be handled by LA based Jam City, who were previously responsible for mobile titles Family Guy: Another Freakin' Mobile Game and Avengers Academy.

"Nothing like this has ever been done before", says Jam City CEO Chris DeWolfe of creating a mobile experience around the Harry Potter franchise.

Most of us didn't get a Hogwarts acceptance letter delivered via owl post when we turned 11, but game developer Jam City is now taking pity on us poor Muggles and Squibs in the form of a Harry Potter mobile game.

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As players progress through the years at the beloved wizarding school, they'll participate in all the most famous classes and activities from the books, including Defence Against the Dark Arts, Potions, Dueling Club, and more.

This sounds like the magical experience that every Harry Potter fan has been waiting for! The subsidiary is said to be "dedicated to creating experiences inspired by the magic and adventures of J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World".

The game will be free to play with in-app purchases that will enhance the experience. Warner Bros. and Rowling licensed the IP to Universal Studios for the creation of Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park attractions.

Hogwarts Mystery doesn't have a release date yet but it will launch on the iOS AppStore, the Googe Play Store, and the Amazon AppStore.

The President of Warner Bros. In other words, 2018 might be the best year to be a muggle yet.

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