Warner Bros could release an open-world Harry Potter RPG in late 2021
Rumor mill: It has been fairly a while because the world has seen a good Harry Potter online game adaptation, however one would possibly lastly be on the horizon. Footage of a mysterious Harry Potter RPG leaked again in 2018, and now, new experiences 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 performing as writer. Clearly, 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 prior to now.
A Bloomberg report claims that the sport was initially meant to be revealed at E3 2020 this month, however as a result of Covid-19 problems, plans for the reveal have been delayed. It is unclear why Warner Bros did not resolve to carry its personal digital occasion as a part of the continued Summer time Video 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 thought concerning the unnamed RPG, apart from its anticipated launch window and a few normal setting info — Bloomberg says it will likely be a “huge, open-world re-creation” of Hogwarts and its surrounding areas. Beforehand-leaked footage did give us a glimpse of the sport’s artwork model and fight, nevertheless 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 yr. With slightly luck and onerous work on the a part of medical professionals, the Covid-19 pandemic could be underneath management by then.