Harry Potter headed to mobile for interactive role-playing game

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery release date rumours, platforms and gameplay

Harry Potter headed to mobile for interactive role-playing game

"The new game lets Harry Potter fans live the dream of becoming a student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry by creating their own character and progressing through their years at Hogwarts".

If you're a fan of J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World, 2018 is already shaping up to be a pretty incredible year. Along the way players will participate in all of the magical classes and activities they have come to love - like Defence Against the Dark Arts, Potions, Duelling Club, and more.

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Jam City announced Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, a new role-playing game for mobile devices. For 20 years now, the series of novels and film adaptations from Warner Bros. have transported generations of fans to the Wizarding World, turning Harry Potter into one of pop culture's most profitable franchises.

In the meantime, we are all still anticipating Portkey Games' other exciting development, which is the augmented reality game "Harry Potter: Wizards Unite". Warner Bros. and Rowling licensed the IP to Universal Studios for the creation of Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park attractions. The entire goal of Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is to provide players to fully submerse themselves into a world that has been adored for years.

Previous games Jam City has developed include Cookie Jam, Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff, Futurama Worlds of Tomorrow, and Marvel Avengers Academy. Jam City is at the forefront of companies that are monetizing mobile at scale. Interactive Entertainment, David Haddad. Wizards Unite will be an AR-style game that will be influenced by the world around you.

Harry Potter continues to be a global phenomenon. There have been 13 Harry Potter games since 2001, all of which remained faithful to the source material from J.K. Rowling's books and the subsequent films.

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