Hogwarts Legacy Update - Keep reading for the full official overview of the game, via Warner Brothers' official website.
Original Story - Though it was leaked some time ago, the expansive open-world Harry Potter game has finally been announced during tonight's PS5 showcase event.
Sorry, we should actually say, the official 'Hogwarts Legacy' game has been revealed.
It's not clear currently exactly how much this game will have to do with Harry Potter and the famous characters who fans are no doubt so familiar with.
What we do see is just how massive and adventurous this new Hogwarts themed RPG looks.
Multiple locations, various characters from the books, and all manner of creatures are on display.
Based on the trailer, Hogwarts Legacy is coming to PS5 in 2021. But there are no further details on the release date.
Hogwarts Legacy Official Game Overview:
"Hogwarts Legacy is an immersive, open-world action RPG set in the world first introduced in the Harry Potter books. Now you can take control of the action and be at the center of your own adventure in the wizarding world. Embark on a journey through familiar and new locations as you explore and discover fantastic beasts, customize your character and craft potions, master spell casting, upgrade talents, and become the wizard you want to be.
Experience Hogwarts in the 1800s. Your character is a student who holds the key to an ancient secret that threatens to tear the wizarding world apart. You have received a late acceptance to the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and soon discover that you are no ordinary student: you possess an unusual ability to perceive and master Ancient Magic. Only you can decide if you will protect this secret for the good of all, or yield to the temptation of more sinister magic.
Discover the feeling of living at Hogwarts as you make allies, battle Dark wizards, and ultimately decide the fate of the wizarding world. Your legacy is what you make of it."
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