Update: The game is now available to download!
The magic of Harry Potter will soon be in your hands courtesy of the upcoming mobile game, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery. Jam City, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, and Portkey Games are going to great lengths to recapture the spirit of J.K. Rowling‘s beloved tomes and fan-favorite adaptations by bringing some of the famous cast members in to lend their voices to their beloved characters.
IGN reports that the actors from the film series who will be featured in the game include Dame Maggie Smith as Professor McGonagall, Sir Michael Gambon as Professor Dumbledore, Warwick Davis as Professor Flitwick, Sally Mortemore as Madam Irma Pince, Gemma Jones as Madam Pomfrey, and Zoe Wanamaker as Madam Hooch. You’ll be able to hear their performances and meet their mobile selves when Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery arrives on your iOS or Android-capable device this April 25th.
Take a look at the cast announcement and more below!
It was an honor to show Warwick Davis, Michael Gambon, and Dame Maggie Smith the #HogwartsMystery avatars of the iconic characters they originally brought to life in the Harry Potter films! See these familiar faces and more in #HogwartsMystery coming April 25. pic.twitter.com/pkgyYyRyQ6
— Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery (@HogwartsMystery) April 5, 2018
Ready to learn the rules of the duelling? Get ready to face off against your rivals in Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery! Let’s begin with step one of five: Initiate! #HogwartsMystery pic.twitter.com/dhWu07cbCT
— Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery (@HogwartsMystery) April 3, 2018
Attend classes with a young Tonks and encounter Fang as a puppy this Spring in #HogwartsMystery! Don’t wait to meet new friends, pre-register on Google Play: https://t.co/ajrOLJAdGU pic.twitter.com/8FQMB6vCoA
— Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery (@HogwartsMystery) March 26, 2018
Check out the details below:
YOU have been chosen to attend Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry! Embark on your own adventure in this all new RPG set in the wizarding world, years before Harry Potter received his Hogwarts letter. Explore never-before-seen rooms of Hogwarts Castle and investigate ancient mysteries. Learn powerful magic and knowledge from Professors Dumbledore, Snape, and more. Duel against your rivals and forge alliances with new friends to help you on your adventures. As part of WBIE’s Portkey Games label, this groundbreaking mobile game puts you at the center of an all-new story in the wizarding world.
When your mettle is tested, what kind of witch or wizard will you be? A heroic Gryffindor? A cunning Slytherin? You decide! After all, this is your Hogwarts story.
Magic Spells, Potions & More
– Attend classes to learn and master magical skills like casting spells and brewing potions.
– Unlock new characters, spells, potions and locations as you advance through the years of Hogwarts.
– Customize your student avatar.
Mystery and Adventure
– Use your magical skills to investigate mysteries at Hogwarts.
– Discover the truth behind the Cursed Vaults and your brother’s disappearance in an all new story.
Friendships that Matter
– Bond with your housemates to win the House Cup.
– Go on quests to help friends and fellow students…or frustrate rivals.
– Earn respect and build relationships by adventuring together.
Please note that Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is free to download and play, however, you can purchase some in-game items with real money. If you want to limit this feature, please disable in-app purchases in your device’s settings.