Since the conclusion of the Harry Potter films, it has been a quiet time for fans hoping to return to Hogwarts in the world of video games. Technology in this industry has made the thought of another Harry Potter game something that could turn out to be *cough* quite magical. Well, footage has been leaked that could very well be a new Harry Potter game. Not only do we have footage, but thanks to a member on Resetera we have some juicy details too.
Set in the 19th Century (1800’s) Wizarding World, this 3rd person open-world action RPG game centers around your character with unique abilities who has earned a late acceptance to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. You are a newly arrived 5th year student to Hogwarts that demonstrates a latent gift for magic with a unique ability to track and identify remnants of a pottant ancient power.
Upon arrival, strange events begin to materialize In the Forbidden Forrest and trouble begins to brew within the castle walls. Together with Professor Elezar Fig, you embark on a journey through both familiar and never before seen locations to bring to light the truth behind these mysterious occurrences.
On your quest you will craft potions, master new spells, and discover fantastical beasts. You will battle Dark Wizards, Goblins, and other supernatural enemies and uncover the truth about your destiny – the Fate of the Wizarding World lies in your hands
- Journey to Hogwarts to become one of 8 different Wizard types
- Experience Hogwarts, make new friends, uncover new secrets, and change the fate of the Wizarding world.
- Experience a new magic system that creates countless possibilities to master magic.
- Freely explore the Wizarding World for the first time.
- Choose your house and friends at Hogwarts, and decide to pursue a path of good or evil.
- Create your own witch or wizard, and experience an all-new story separate from the books or films
Get a look at the video before it gets removed:
Until we know for sure that this is not some form of hoax, it’s probably best to keep it as a ‘rumour’, but it’s rare that you’ll see a video of that length containing content that is fake.