Hogwarts Legacy is the Harry Potter PS5 recreation casting spells on next-gen
Yer a wizard, PS5 followers – or no less than you quickly might be. On the PlayStation 5 occasion, Sony showcased Hogwarts Legacy, a brand new journey title set in Harry Potter’s wizarding world.
Lengthy-rumored and developed by Avalanche Software program (the staff behind the Disney Infinity video games, NOT the Avalanche Studios behind the Mad Max and Simply Trigger video games), it’s set within the 1800s, and seemingly provides you a residing respiratory Hogwarts Faculty of Witchcraft and Wizardry to play in.
From trolls to magical creatures, the Nice Corridor to dragons and your robe-swishing classmates, it appears to the touch on all the important thing Harry Potter pillars. And, by putting it considerably into the previous, it might exist with out rubbing up in opposition to the established Potter storylines, letting it do no matter it needs in that potential-filled world.
Nevertheless, that does additionally imply that, with out some time-turning magic, you’re unlikely to come across fan favourite characters like Hagrid or Dumbledore.
When it comes to gameplay, there appears to be hints of RPG and motion journey in there – giant open world areas like Hogwarts will be explored, in addition to cavernous underground areas with giant monstrous enemies. You’ll be able to seemingly create your individual wizard avatar, too, letting you fulfil your private Hogwarts dream.
No launch date was introduced together with the trailer, nor different platforms (this being a trailer from a PlayStation occasion, that’s to be anticipated). Although we’d be shocked if an enormous franchise like this doesn’t make its solution to Xbox Collection X, too.