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Hogwarts Legacy Faqs
When are they releasing Hogwarts Legacy?
Hogwarts Legacy will be released on February 10th, 2023 for PC, Playstation 5 and Xbox Series S/X. Playstation 4 and Xbox One versions are slated to be released on April 4th, 2023. A Nintendo Switch port is expected to come out on July 25th, 2023.
What kind of game is Hogwarts Legacy?
According to their own creators, "Hogwarts Legacy is an immersive, open-world, action role-playing-game set in the 1800s wizarding world, which puts players at the centre of their own adventure."
Is Hogwarts Legacy a live service?
No, it is confirmed that there is no Coop nor Multiplayer, Hogwarts Legacy is a single-player experience in an open world. As the Harry Potter universe is so vast, the developers decided to focus on story progression and exploration.
Is J.K. Rowling involved in the Game?
No, J.K. Rowling isn't involved in the creation of the game. Her massive and incredibly creation, the Wizarding World, is used as the setting. However, according to the creators, they collaborated closely with her team on all aspects of the game to ensure it remains in line with the magical experiences fans expect.
Can players choose their Hogwarts House in Hogwarts Legacy?
Yes. At the start of the game, players have to pick from one of the 4 Hogwarts Houses.
Are there Micro-transactions in Hogwarts Legacy?
No, there aren't micro-transactions in Hogwarts Legacy.
Will I be able to meet Harry Potter?
No. Hogwarts Legacy is set in the 1800s while Harry Potter joins the school of Witchcraft and Wizardry in 1991.
Is there a Morality system in Hogwarts Legacy?
There isn't a morality system in Hogwarts Legacy. However, some actions that players execute throughout the game may raise some eyebrows or create different interactions between Students or Professors.
Will Hogwarts Legacy cost money?
Yes, to play the game you'll have to buy it. By doing so, you will gain access to all the entire game as the game won't include microtransactions.
Is Hogwarts Legacy Out Now?
Hogwarts Legacy is now available for for PS5, Xbox Series X/S and PC. PS4 and Xbox One versions will release in the Month of May 2023.
What is Hogwarts Legacy Rated?
Hogwarts Legacy is Rated T (Teen 13+).
Will Diagon Alley be in Hogwarts Legacy?
Although Hogwarts Legacy is an open-world game and the school and Hogsmeade are both located in the Scottish Highlands, Diagon Alley is not present in it.
Can you use the Unforgivable Curses in Hogwarts Legacy?
Yes, you may learn the 3 three Unforgivable Curses inside the game. Check the Spells page to learn more about it.
How big is the Map in Hogwarts Legacy?
The Hogwarts Legacy Map size basically covers the whole region surrounding Hogwarts. For the full size and locations, check out the Interactive Map page.
Does Hogwarts Legacy have first person mode?
No, Hogwarts Legacy is purely 3rd Person action.
How many versions are available?
There are three versions available for pre-order. The Standard Edition, that includes only the base game, the Deluxe Edition, with added cosmetic items and 72 hour early access to the game. Finally, the Collector's Edition, includes all the content previously mentioned, as well as a Life-Size Floating ancient magic wand with book base, a Steel Case for the game and a Kelpie Robe as a cosmetic DLC.
Are there pre-order Bonuses?
Yes, all pre-orders of the game include the Onyx Hippogriff. Both Playstation 4 and 5 users, also receive the Felix Felicis Potion Recipe.
Is there platform-exclusive content?
Yes. Playstation has exclusive content not found on the other platforms. Playstation users receive the Felix Felicis Potion Recipe, as a Pre-order Exclusive, as well as the Haunted Hogsmeade Shop Quest, as a quest only exclusive to the owners of the Sony console.
Is Hogwarts Legacy coming out for PS4?
Yes, Standard and Deluxe Version can be Pre-Ordered for PS4, including all PlayStation Exclusive content.
Is there Early Access?
Hogwarts Legacy has a 72-hour early access only to PC and new generation users (PS5 and Xbox Series) who pre-order the Deluxe Edition. PS4, Xbox One and Switch don't have Early access available to them.
Will players be able to play Quidditch?
No. Players will be able to fly broomsticks, but Quidditch is not included in Hogwarts Legacy. Please visit our Quidditch page for more information.
Is Hogwarts Legacy in VR?
Virtual Reality feature is not included in the game and there's no announcement for any VR feature in the future.
Is Hogwarts Legacy coming out on Switch?
Yes, A Nintendo Switch port is expected to come out on July 25th, 2023.
Who is publishing Hogwarts Legacy?
Hogwarts Legacy is published by Warner Bros. Games
Can you become a Dark Wizard in Hogwarts Legacy?
You cannot canonically become a Dark Wizard in Hogwarts Legacy. But, you can learn the Unforgivable Spells that makes the Dark Wizards.
Is Hogwarts Legacy Cross Gen?
Yes, Hogwarts Legacy offers a Cross-Gen bundle. But, you'll have to wait until May 2023 for the Playstation 4 and Xbox 1 versions to release.
What spells will be in Hogwarts Legacy?
The available spells in Hogwarts Legacy are practically the same ones as the books. Check out the Spells page for a complete list of the available spells inside the game.
Will Hogwarts Legacy have 4k Resolution?
Yes, with the right specs, you can enjoy the Wizarding world in 4K resolution.