• Pokemon Go creators delay Harry Potter: Wizards Unite game launch until 2019

    28 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    Following the success of Pokemon Go on iOS and Android , Niantic is planning to release a Harry Potter game sometime in 2019.
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  • Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Gets New Trailer, Brings Wizarding World to Life

    Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Gets New Trailer, Brings Wizarding World to Life

    28 days ago - By Game Skinny

    If any IP could take advantage of the unique gameplay capabilities augmented reality provides, it's the wizarding world of Harry Potter .
    Today, fans of the series got a taste of what that might look like in a brand-new trailer for the augmented mobile game, Harry Potter: Wizard's Unite. Co-developed and co-published by WB Games and Niantic, which best known for the wildly popular Pokemon Go , the game will see players exploring "real-world surroundings to unravel a global mystery, cast spells, and encounter fantastic beasts and iconic characters along the way."
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  • Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Teaser Reveals Some Game Details

    Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Teaser Reveals Some Game Details

    28 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    Pokemon Go developer Niantic and publisher WB Games announced Harry Potter: Wizards Unite in November last year. The title will be similar to Pokemon Go in that it will also rely on augmented reality. A new teaser of this augmented reality-based game has been released online today. It shows us a glimpse of what the game might look like.
    We don't get to see any actual gameplay in this teaser but it provides hints of what players will be doing. The live-action trailer has a witch tracking down a rogue Golden Snitch, the little golden ball that's actively sought in a game of Quidditch. We...
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  • ‘Harry Potter: Wizards Unite' Details and Trailer Emerge

    28 days ago - By Touch Arcade

    We've been covering the upcoming Harry Potter: Wizards Unite for quite some time now. Details have been few and far between other than some fairly obvious teases in that it's going to be a real world augmented reality game that very likely is going to play like Niantic's other hit Pokemon Go. Well, the game's web site is now online, which allows folks to pre-register and offers some additional snippets on the setting of the game.
    Something called the “Calamity" is coming, and it's up to the players, err, wizards of Harry Potter: Wizards Unite to fix it. You'll be joining the “Statute of...
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  • Niantic's Harry Potter: Wizards Unite casts its spell in 2019

    Niantic's Harry Potter: Wizards Unite casts its spell in 2019

    28 days ago - By VentureBeat

    Niantic announced today that its mobile game Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is coming out in 2019.
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