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Pokémon Go creators announce new Harry Potter game

09 November 2017, 01:42 | Ruben Stone

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We do know that the game is being co-developed by Warner Bros.

Warner Bros. just cast game-ia labelus appearato. Warner Brothers is developing the game under the new label Portkey Games, which is dedicated exclusively to creating experiences inspired by the world of Harry Potter. "Harry Potter: Wizards Unite" is set to debut sometime in 2018, so prepare to accio 'em all next year. Niantic works best with these kind of games and looks like we have a Harry Potter AR game coming up soon enough. Interactive released an official statement about the game.

"Wizards United", will be an AR mobile game allowing players to explore the actual environment around them while experiencing J.K. Rowling's beloved universe.

A Harry Potter game by Niantic was rumored to exist previous year, but those rumors turned out to be fake. The new mobile game will also use augmented reality to integrate muggles from our world with the fantastic beasts and the rest of Rowling's magical creations. Additionally, there was a Quidditch-themed game called Harry Potter: Quidditch World Cup. Pictures, have grossed more than $7.7 billion to date worldwide at the box office, making Harry Potter the largest-grossing film franchise in history.

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Whether it will have the same boom in popularity that Pokémon Go enjoyed is a whole other thing entirely.

This year marks the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter, as the first novel released in the United Kingdom on June 26, 1997.

But WB has navigated a similar situation before with The Lord of the Rings series, which found success with the Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor games despite dipping box-office numbers for the spinoff The Hobbit films.



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