Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery a New Mobile Game Announced for 2018

There's a Harry Potter narrative-based RPG in the works

Jam City and Warner Brothers Interactive Entertainment have just announced a new official Harry Potter mobile game.

"This game is a labour of love for our developers and artists, who are dedicated to creating the most magical entertainment and game play experience for everyone who adores J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World". For more info, visit Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery's website and find out more. The game takes place in the 1980s - which in the Harry Potter timeline means it is set well before Harry, Ron, Hermione and their classmates began their studies - but it will feature such characters as Dumbledore, Hagrid and Professor Snape.

There's another new Harry Potter smartphone game in development - this time, a narrative-based RPG where you get to attend Hogwarts. Warner Bros. and Rowling licensed the IP to Universal Studios for the creation of Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park attractions.

When it is released next year, Hogwarts Mystery will be available via the Apple App Store, Google Play and Amazon Appstore.

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Mobile game developer Jam City is behind the title, which is being planned for a spring 2018 release. Founded in 2010 by former MySpace co-founders Chris DeWolfe, Aber Whitcomb, and former 20th Century Fox executive Josh Yguado, Jam City is the creator of popular and top grossing games including Cookie Jam, Panda Pop, Family Guy: Another Freakin' Mobile Game, and Marvel Avengers Academy among other titles. Interactive Entertainment, in a statement.

Portkey Games, from Warner Bros. Indeed, there's more than a few starry-eyed adults who have wished that they had received a magical owl letter of their own and could be whisked away from the mundane world of Muggles and into a life of mystery and magic. Wizards Unite will be an AR-style game that will be influenced by the world around you.

The Harry Potter film and book series may have ended years ago, but the franchise has returned in the form of the new Fantastic Beasts films.

Harry Potter continues to be a global phenomenon. Pictures, have grossed more than $7.7 billion to date worldwide at the box office, making Harry Potter the largest-grossing film franchise in history. Developed by Jam City.

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