Published: Thu, November 09, 2017
Science | By Nancy Frank

Pokémon Go developer announces Harry Potter: Wizards Unite

Pokémon Go developer announces Harry Potter: Wizards Unite

As rumors already suggested, additional sources are now confirming that Niantic is attempting to strike gold a second time with the Harry Potter franchise.

Last year, Niantic introduced Pokémon GO, an augmented reality (AR) game for Android and iOS that let players walk around town catching Pokémon.

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The makers of the once immensely popular Pokémon Go are now making a Harry Potter AR game, Tech Crunch reported today. It plans on hitting the Harry Potter generation with Harry Potter AR game! This mobile game will encourage players to explore their surroundings in order to learn spells they can cast, encounter Fantastic Beasts, uncover magical artifacts and meet familiar faces along the way. The studio is described as "a new games label dedicated to creating video game and mobile experiences inspired by J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World". An augmented reality game allowing the Wizarding World of Harry Potter to merge with our humble reality. In fact, there will be a "significant influence" from Ingress, which allows players to roam their real world while also collecting power-ups, defending locations, and exploring their environment.

How these adventures and spells will manifest in the game - and the many other details that are surely to come - will be revealed in 2018. Tech Crunch notes that "it sounds like there will be significant influence" from Ingress on Wizards Unite, citing the host of mechanics in place and the wealth of Global Positioning System data built up by Niantic's previous titles.

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Niantic has apologized in the past for the many technical errors, and has tried to continue making quality of life improvements.

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