Fans of the Harry Potter universe have finally waited for the full presentation of the big-budget game based on the books of J.K. Rowling. Developers from the Avalanche Software studio as part of the State of Play online event showed the first gameplaywhich lasted almost 15 minutes.
The show itself lasted 20 minutes, but the authors of the game devoted most of the video to its direct demonstration. The gameplay was reportedly recorded on PlayStation 5 in 4K resolution.
Players will be able create your own wizard, customizing the appearance and choosing the faculty of study. Hogwarts Legacy will send us to the 19th century of magic, and the main ability of the protagonist will be the ability to control ancient magic. Within the walls of Hogwarts, you can attend wizarding classes, meet iconic characters from books, and unravel the mysteries of the huge castle. Each spell learned can open up new ways to solve puzzles and allow you to complete unique challenges, among which there will also be a battle with monsters.
Magic becomes a powerful weapon in the hands of gamers, but it will take time to learn. Powerful spells can be combined and actively used tactical approach in battle, knocking up opponents or using the environment. In battle, your skills in alchemy can also help, with the help of potions you can enhance your abilities or use tinctures with additional abilities.
The player will have their own abode – Room of Requirement, which will be useful in the magical world. In it you can grow useful plants, settle animals and change at your discretion.
Hogwarts Legacy will release in December 2022 on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X.