The legacy of Hogwarts is new Harry Potter an open-world game coming to the PlayStation 5 platform, Sony announced on Wednesday during its live event for the PS5. The game developed by Disney infinity developer Avalanche Software was created in the 1800s at the iconic Hogwarts series of books, but given its time period, it will not include a game as the main character of the series. Instead, the trailer gives the impression that players will create their own character and engage in all sorts of wizard and witch activities.
In a press release Warner Bros. describes the game as an “open-world, single-player video game, an action role-playing game created in the wizarding world of the 1
The revelation confirms long-standing rumors, after a massive leak in 2018, about an open-world game located in Harry Potter universe. Warner Bros. confirmed that the game will not be exclusive to the PlayStation. It also comes on PC, PS4, Xbox Series X / Series S and Xbox One. Published and controlled by Warner Bros. Portkey Games, the game development team created in 2017 to introduce new entries to the game in Harry Potter franchise.
In a blog post posted on Sony’s website, Avalanche revealed its involvement in The Legacy of Hogwarts. “The Portkey Games label gave us the unique opportunity to return to Hogwarts in a different era. We always wonder how we can draw from the rich library of characters, creatures and themes – and imagine how these details would affect the school more than a century before the arrival of Harry Potter, “wrote Avalanche history director Adrian Ropp. Who was the director? What challenges did the students face? What influenced their society before Tom Riddle, before Newt Scamander? I like to say that what we give to the fans is something familiar in a way they have never seen. ”