Niantic’s Harry Potter Mobile Game Gets New Teaser and Release Window

WB and Niantic are looking to give the world of Harry Potter, a Pokemon Go style twise with their upcoming AR game, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. The game will see players learn and cast spells in their own neighborhoods as they uncover magical artifacts and creatures. Pretty much like other AR games (Pokemon Go, Ghostbusters, Jurassic World Alive) except for Harry Potter fans. 

While it was originally slated to arrive at some point this year, today brings word Wizard’s Unite won’t launch until sometime in 2019…But they did give us a little teaser: 

Co-published and co-developed by Niantic and WB Games, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is part of Portkey Games, a games label dedicated to creating video game and mobile experiences inspired by the Wizarding World. 

In Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, players will be able to explore real-world surroundings to unravel a global mystery, cast spells, and encounter fantastic beasts and iconic characters along the way.

Do you think you’ll be playing Harry Potter: Wizards Unite next year?