Wizards and witches unite! The rumoured open world Harry Potter RPG Game finally has a release date.
Said to be available for PlayStation 5 and XBox Series X users in 2021, the game will reportedly feature role-play as wizards and fully customisable avatars.
At Avalanche Software in Utah, a new Harry Potter game is currently in development. JK Rowling's recent comments about transgender people bothered at least a few of the game's developers. How will fans react when the game is announced? New story: https://t.co/r5NJbrVBFO
— Jason Schreier (@jasonschreier) June 29, 2020
The game is reportedly in development at Avalanche Software in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Insiders in Bloomberg tipped that the game will feature fully customisable avatars and the possibility of a new magic system that will allow for numerous ways to master magic.
Wizards and witches will also be able to explore the Wizarding World freely and choose between going down the path of good or evil.
All these have been summarised by a fan below.
New details on the Harry Potter AAA game
– developed by Avalanche Software
– scheduled for late next year
– open-world Hogwarts and surrounding areas
– Rowling has "very little direct involvement"
– to be revealed after DC Fandomehttps://t.co/vCKesiBuk2 pic.twitter.com/F3Ptn0Orcw
— Nibel (@Nibellion) June 29, 2020
Rumours first arose when the supposed footage of the game was first leaked in 2018, but there has been no official confirmation since.
Moreover, this is happening amid the ongoing controversy regarding Harry Potter author, JK Rowling.