Wizards, wands at the ready! Jam City, the developer behind Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has sent out a new Press Release accompanying the new teaser trailer launched yesterday.
The press release several interesting tidbits of information, but most notably this paragraph:
Before launching this spring, the title will be introduced to fans at the upcoming A Celebration of Harry Potter event at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida from January 26-28. There, attendees will be able to go behind the scenes via two panels hosted by the Jam City team as well as visiting the Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery booth to receive exclusive swag, play the game, meet members of the game team, and experience other magical surprises.
- spring release date
- fan preview at the Celebration of Harry Potter event in Orlando, Jan 26-28
- two Jam City panels about the game
“Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is a role playing experience about magic, friendship, and life as a student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry,” said Chris DeWolfe, co-founder and CEO of Jam City. “We can’t wait to give fans a first look at the game at A Celebration of Harry Potter, and this spring players will be able to explore Hogwarts fully in their journey toward becoming a witch or wizard.”
We also know the exact time period in which the game takes place – «the game is set in the time between Harry Potter’s birth and his enrollment at Hogwarts, when Nymphadora Tonks and Bill Weasley were students.», according to the press release.