Hogwarts Legacy: Release Date, Trailer, and Gameplay
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Hogwarts Legacy is an upcoming title from Warner Brothers Interactive Entertainment, Avalanche Software, and Portkey Games. The release date and gameplay trailer showcased during the PlayStation 5 event on September 16. Here’s everything you need to know about the Hogwarts Legacy release date and gameplay trailer.

Hogwarts Legacy Release Date

Hogwarts Legacy releases in 2021 on PlayStation 4 and 5, Xbox One and Series X/S, and PC. We do not have an exact date yet, but we will keep you up-to-date when we hear more. Here’s a rundown of the game, taken from the official website:

Hogwarts Legacy is an immersive, open-world action RPG set in the world first introduced in the Harry Potter books. Now you can take control of the action and be at the center of your own adventure in the wizarding world. Embark on a journey through familiar and new locations as you explore and discover fantastic beasts, customize your character and craft potions, master spell casting, upgrade talents, and become the wizard you want to be.

Experience Hogwarts in the 1800s. Your character is a student who holds the key to an ancient secret that threatens to tear the wizarding world apart. You have received a late acceptance to the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and soon discover that you are no ordinary student: you possess an unusual ability to perceive and master Ancient Magic. Only you can decide if you will protect this secret for the good of all, or yield to the temptation of more sinister magic.

Discover the feeling of living at Hogwarts as you make allies, battle Dark wizards, and ultimately decide the fate of the wizarding world. Your legacy is what you make of it.

Hogwarts Legacy Trailer and Gameplay

Sony fans got a look at the Hogwarts Legacy trailer, including some gameplay footage, during the PS5 showcase event. Here’s a look at the video: 

In summary, players can play as a fully customizable Hogwarts student and play up until graduation. Choose your character’s appearance, gender, and magic abilities. The title combines RPG elements such as a skill tree, allowing players to alter their playstyle and master different spells.

More information about the game will likely be available in the coming weeks. You can check out the official Hogwarts Legacy website here to learn more about the game. Be sure to subscribe to their newsletter if you want notifications when new details release.