Hogwarts Legacy is apparently scheduled to release after the theatrical release of Fantastic Beasts: Dumbledore’s Secrets (also known as Fantastic Animals 3), which will take place in 2022.
It was a Reddit user (SeerPumpkin) the one who has shared a interview with Toy World magazine in which Warner Bros. CEO Rachel Wakley, hinted that the release window for Hogwarts Legacy, the long-awaited open-world action role-playing game set in the Harry Potter universe, would come after the next movie of Fantastic Animals, although it did not specify an exact release date.
Talking about the intellectual property of El Mundo Mágico, Wakley mentioned some of the new developments that will occur next year. Referred to “two major releases” in 2022, the first being Fantastic Beasts: Dumbledore’s Secrets, which was recently moved up the theatrical release schedule. going from July 15, 2022 to April 15, 2022. The second is Hogwarts Legacy itself, which was delayed in January.
“The second major release in 2022 will be for a new console game: Hogwarts Legacy.”Wakley told the publication. “The reaction to the trailer has been amazing and it looks like it will be a huge success.. We know that video games are such an important part of the market and that we had to participate. From what we’ve seen, the launch will be worth the wait and will offer a unique way for fans to interact with the franchise. “.
Hogwarts Legacy was first announced at the PS5 event September last year, with a reveal trailer ending with a 2021 release window. However, earlier this year, the game was delayed until 2022. In that announcement, The editor thanked fans on Twitter for the “tremendous reaction” to the game announcement and also confirmed the new launch window.
Hogwarts Legacy is being developed by Portkey Games (Harry Potter games division at WB Game) and Avalanche Software (Disney Infinity) and will come to PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and PC, where players will be able to enter The Magic World to take control of the action and be at the center of your own adventure.
The reveal trailer showed all kinds of activities you would expect to see at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, including the Hat Selection ceremony and a variety of classes with robed students from the four houses. He also anticipated the presence of Hogsmeade and the dangers players could face outside of student halls, like dementors and dark wizards.