Harry Potter Quidditch Champions will bring the fan-favorite wizarding world game into the consoles of the Muggle world. Developed by Portkey Games in association with Warner Bros, the competitive multiplayer is solely based on the gameplay element that was absent in Hogwarts Legacy.
As the name suggests, the upcoming game is about the sport in the Harry Potter universe named Quidditch. Players fly on broomsticks and need to score goals by throwing a ‘quaffle’ inside a hoop. There is also a ‘golden snitch’ that immediately gives the capturing team a large number of points.
Harry Potter Quidditch Champions Release Window
Currently, Harry Potter Quidditch Champions has no official release date. It has been available for playtests since April 2023 during the time when Warner Bros. Games unveiled the first look of the game. Given that the game was developed in secrecy, WB is trying to maintain the hype of Hogwarts Legacy while also building anticipation for Quidditch Champions.
The good news for fans of the wizarding world is that Harry Potter Quidditch Champions is speculated to be released in early 2024. In October 2023, the game completed its biggest playtest so the official announcement of the release won’t be much far away. Rumors suggest that it might be available in the next six months while the trailer can be revealed at the end of 2023.
Developers at Warner Bros. Games revealed that Harry Potter Quidditch Champions will be available for consoles and on Steam for PC. However, the specific consoles weren’t mentioned. The graphics and gameplay suggest that the game could be available in last-gen consoles such as PlayStation 4 and Xbox One as well as next-gen consoles such as PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S upon release.
Harry Potter Quidditch Champions Leaks
Gameplay footage from the beta playtests has been leaked online by multiple sources. YouTuber Dnye mentioned that the upcoming Harry Potter game will feature battle passes, emotes, skins, numerous Quidditch locations, and cosmetics. Characters from the lore such as the lead trio of Harry Potter, Ron Weasley, and Hermione Granger will also be part of Harry Potter Quidditch Champions.
Most of the leaked footage has been deleted on Reddit and X as it went against the Non-Disclosure Agreements players had to sign before the playtests. However, the discussions around the same have revealed some interesting features of the upcoming game.
Quidditch Champions players will have multiple options and customization choices. They can select which position to choose before the game – Beater, Chaser, Seeker, and Keeper -and keep practicing to be better at their role on the training grounds. Positions in the multiplayer game modes will be pre-allotted based on the experience you have with each role.
Broomstick boosts, aka farts, of different varieties can be obtained as players progress through the open-world game. Flight Control can be customized based on the acceleration technique convenience. t can also be rewarded via the purchasable Battle Pass system. The game will also include micro-transactions mostly revolving around cosmetics.
One of the best features of Harry Potter Quidditch Champions is its dynamic weather changes. Players not only need to traverse their broomstick in stormy weather but also find the golden snitch at night time. There also seem to be Halloween-themed settings in the October 2023 playtest, meaning new pitches could be introduced during holiday events.
That’s all we know about the Harry Potter Quidditch Champions release window and leaks. Follow GosuGamers India for more news and guides.