Are you a fan of the magical world of Harry Potter? Have you ever dreamed of becoming a wizard and embarking on your own adventure? Well, now you can make this dream a reality with the new augmented reality mobile game, "Harry Potter: Wizards Unite." Developed by Niantic, the creators of Pokémon Go, this game transports you to the wizarding world like never before.
In "Harry Potter: Wizards Unite," players take on the role of a member of the Statute of Secrecy Task Force, a team of witches and wizards dedicated to protecting the wizarding world from exposure to non-magical people. Your mission is to investigate and contain "Foundables," which are magical artifacts, creatures, and even people that have mysteriously appeared in the Muggle world.
So, how can you join in on this magical adventure? Here's a step-by-step guide on how to play "Harry Potter: Wizards Unite":
Step 1: Download and Install the App
The first thing you need to do is find and download the "Harry Potter: Wizards Unite" app on your mobile device. It is available for both iOS and Android devices. Head over to the respective app store and search for "Harry Potter: Wizards Unite." Once you find it, click on the install button and wait for the app to download and install on your device.
Step 2: Create Your Wizarding Identity
After successfully installing the app, launch it and create your wizarding identity. You can choose your Hogwarts House, wand, and even customize your appearance. This step is essential as it helps personalize your gameplay experience.
Step 3: Learn the Basics
Before delving into the magical world, familiarize yourself with the game's mechanics. You will learn how to cast spells, brew potions, and use magical items. Pay attention to the tutorials and practice your spellcasting skills to become a proficient wizard.
Step 4: Explore Real-World Locations
Similar to Pokémon Go, "Harry Potter: Wizards Unite" encourages players to explore real-world locations. In the game, you will come across different magical traces and challenges at various landmarks and points of interest such as parks, monuments, and local businesses. Visit these locations to collect rewards, discover new Foundables, and help restore balance to the wizarding world.
Step 5: Engage in Wizarding Challenges
Get ready for thrilling encounters by participating in Wizarding Challenges, where you team up with other players to defeat powerful foes. These challenges take place in Fortresses, special locations where you can engage in real-time multiplayer battles. Work together to overcome enemies and earn valuable rewards.
Step 6: Connect with Other Players
"Harry Potter: Wizards Unite" is not only an individual adventure but also a community-based game. Join forces with other players, form alliances, and cooperate to fulfill shared objectives. You can communicate with fellow witches and wizards using in-game chat features or by attending real-world events organized by the game.
That's it! You are now ready to embark on your own magical journey in "Harry Potter: Wizards Unite." Immerse yourself in this captivating world, cast spells, unravel mysteries, and make the wizarding world a safer place for everyone.
Remember, always stay cautious and aware of your surroundings while playing the game. Now, grab your wand and get ready to make magic!
About Wizards Unite
A magical calamity has befallen the wizarding world and it’s up to you to answer the call to help the Ministry of Magic restore balance! From the makers of Pokémon GO, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is the real-world augmented reality (AR) game that allows you to interact with the wizarding world in a new way. Discover some of the most iconic characters and magical creatures from the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts series including Harry, Ron, Hermione, Dumbledore and Newt, as well as Dragons, Hippogriffs, Nifflers and much more–all brought to life through AR.
REVEAL THE MAGIC OF THE WIZARDING WORLD IN A NEW WAY
◆ Use cutting-edge AR to relive some of your favourite moments from the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts series, encountering hundreds of magical artefacts, creatures, people and memories from the wizarding world.
◆ Discover the magic in your neighborhood as unique real world points of interest such as parks, museums, murals and more are transformed into magical Inns, Greenhouses and Fortresses to aid you on your adventures.
◆ Step into a Portkey and, through the lens of immersive AR, experience the magic of being whisked away to some of your favourite wizarding world locations such as Ollivander’s Wand Shop, Dumbledore’s Office, Hagrid’s Hut and more.
FULFILL YOUR MAGICAL POTENTIAL
◆ Learn powerful spells and unlock unique rewards as you level up that will help you on your adventures, with training lessons provided by the Ministry of Magic.
◆ Gather ingredients to brew Potions with a variety of magical effects, including powerful concoctions that even Professor Snape would be proud of.
◆ Select a magical Profession and learn unique skills. Take on dark wizards as an Auror, tame fantastic beasts as a Magizoologist or master spells for any occasion as a Professor.
TEAM UP WITH OTHER WITCHES AND WIZARDS
◆ Duel fearsome foes in Wizarding Challenges–real-time cooperative multiplayer battles against Death Eaters, Werewolves, Acromantulas and more. Team up and strategize with friends to turn even the most difficult Wizarding Challenges in your favor.
◆ Catch a ride on the Knight Bus to the Hogwarts Fortress and join in Wizarding Challenges with players from around the globe, all from the comfort of home.
◆ Collect useful magical resources from real world points of interest and share them with friends by sending in-game gifts.
Ready your wand, alert your friends and enlist to protect the wizarding world. Dark forces don't stand a chance when witches and wizards come together. Your wizarding adventure awaits!
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- With the player's permission, Adventure Sync uses your location to enable the player to earn walking distance when the app is closed.
Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is co-developed and co-published by Niantic, Inc. and WB Games San Francisco as part of Portkey Games, a label dedicated to creating new Wizarding World mobile and video games inspired by J.K. Rowling's original stories that place players at the center of their own adventure.