Hogwarts Legacy

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Hogwarts Legacy is a video game. It is set in the same fictional world as the Harry Potter books and films.[1][2] It was released on PlayStation 5 (PS5), Microsoft Windows (PC), and the Xbox Series X and Series S on 10 February 2023.

Making[change | change source]

WB Games, Avalanche Software, and Portkey Games made this game. J.K. Rowling did not write the story herself, but the gamemakers talked to her about it.

Story and gameplay[change | change source]

The story happens in 1890.[2] The player is a student at Hogwarts, the magical school in the Harry Potter books and movies. The player starts attending Hogwarts in the school's 5th year, being aged 15-years-old at the start of the game and the start of the school term and finishing aged 16-years-old. All the other students in the player's year are also either aged 15 or 16-years-old.[3] The student learns to cast spells, ride a broomstick, and tame magical animals. There are rumors that goblins are starting a rebellion against the human wizards, and the player must find out about them.[1][4]

The game is an open-world action role-playing game.[2]

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References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Brianna Reeves (March 30, 2022). "Harry Potter Fans Agree Hogwarts Legacy Dragons Are Friends, Not Foes". Screen Rant. Retrieved March 31, 2022.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Lauren Morton (March 18, 2022). "Hogwarts Legacy: Everything we know so far about the wizarding RPG". PC Gamer. Retrieved March 31, 2022.
  3. Ashworth, Mack (10 February 2023). "Hogwarts Legacy Student Ages: How Old Are 5th Years?". GameRevolution.com. Retrieved 23 February 2023.
  4. Taylor Lyles (March 18, 2022). "Hogwarts Legacy Gameplay and Plot Details Revealed". IGN. Retrieved March 31, 2022.

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