Final 12 months, Sony unveiled a brand new Harry Potter recreation referred to as Hogwarts Legacy throughout its PlayStation 5 showcase. The open-world motion RPG was initially slated for a 2021 launch, however the studios hooked up to this magical journey have introduced the choice to push again the discharge till 2022.
The announcement of the delay debuted on the sport’s official Twitter account, saying, “We wish to thank followers from world wide for the super response to the announcement of Hogwarts Legacy from our Portkey Video games label. Creating the very best expertise for the entire Wizarding World and gaming followers is paramount to us, so we’re giving the sport the time it wants.”
Developed by Avalanche Software program, and revealed below Warner Bros. Interactive’s Portkey Video games label, Hogwarts Legacy is an prolonged method to expertise a franchise that is beloved by many. The open-world journey is ready in the course of the 1800s within the Harry Potter universe, permitting gamers to get their Quidditch enjoying on whereas crafting potions, studying magic, and even present process the long-lasting Sorting Hat initiation.
Whereas we all know that the sport has been pushed again till 2022, we haven’t any particular launch window at the moment. What we do know, nonetheless, is that Hogwarts Legacy continues to be slated to launch on PlayStation 5, Xbox Sequence X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Given the prolonged timeline earlier than launch, it’s potential that Warner Bros. might resolve to pivot away from a last-gen launch provided that it might be as much as two years after the launch of a brand new technology of consoles.