Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Niantic Inc. are developing of Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, an augmented reality (AR) mobile game inspired by J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World. Published by Niantic and co-developed by Niantic and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, under the Portkey Games label, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite will use augmented reality mobile technology to put magic in the hands of aspiring wizards and witches worldwide.
The game will reveal that magic is in players’ every day world. Players will be a part of Harry Potter’s world using Niantic’s AR and real-world mobile game platform, and the franchise experIENCE of WB Games San Francisco’s development and publishing team. Players will go on adventures, learn and cast spells, discover mysterious artifacts, and encounter legendary beasts and iconic characters while they explore real-world neighborhoods and cities across the world.
Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is part of Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment’s Portkey Games, a new games label dedicated to creating video game and mobile experiences inspired by J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World.
Additional details for Harry Potter: Wizards Unite will be announced next year.