Rumor mill: It’s been fairly a while for the reason that world has seen an honest Harry Potter online game adaptation, however one may lastly be on the horizon. Footage of a mysterious Harry Potter RPG leaked again in 2018, and now, new stories declare that the title is actual, and set to launch on next-gen consoles in late 2021.
Avalanche Studios is rumored to be engaged on the sport, with Warner Bros appearing as writer. Obviously, neither firm has commented on any of the rumors or leaks, however that is not saying a lot, particularly provided that the latter has actively taken down the leaked footage in the previous.
A Bloomberg report claims that the sport was initially supposed to be revealed at E3 2020 this month, however on account of Covid-19 issues, plans for the reveal have been delayed. It’s unclear why Warner Bros did not resolve to carry its personal digital occasion as a part of the continuing Summer Games Fest, however maybe the necessity to earn a living from home slowed down the event course of for a demo or trailer reveal.
Not a lot is understood concerning the unnamed RPG, apart from its anticipated release window and a few normal setting data — Bloomberg says it is going to be a “vast, open-world re-creation” of Hogwarts and its surrounding areas. Previously-leaked footage did give us a glimpse of the sport’s artwork type and fight, however it was too transient and low-resolution to attract any agency conclusions.
Hopefully, Warner Bros and Avalanche Studios will reveal their hand quickly, however a full announcement might need to attend till subsequent 12 months. With somewhat luck and laborious work on the a part of medical professionals, the Covid-19 pandemic is perhaps below management by then.