Hot news for fans of Niantic developer’s games this June 2019 is the Pókemon-GO-style Harry Potter: Wizards Unite and it will be released tomorrow (21/06/2019)! Predicted to create an addictive craze as big as Pókemon-GO achieved, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite will attract more players who have not played any games of Niantic, thanks to the reputation from this legendary series of fantasy novels.
With the development budget for this game equivalent to USD 200 million, Niantic– the developer of Pókemon GO promises to turn Harry Potter: Wizards Unite into the greatest augmented reality mobile game on the planet, surpassing Pókemon-GO.
A calamity has befallen the wizarding world, causing artifacts, creatures, people, and even memories to mysteriously appear in the Muggle world. Witches and wizards from across the globe must come together to solve the mystery of the Calamity, overcome the confounding chaotic magic that surrounds these “Fundable’s” and return them to their rightful place, keeping them safe from Muggle eyes.
Your journey begins as a new recruit of the Statute of Secrecy Task Force, established by the Ministry of Magic and the International Confederation of Wizards for the purpose of investigating and containing The Calamity. – said the mobile title of Harry Potter: Wizards Unite.
Gameplay of Harry Potter: Wizards Unite will still follow the traditional style of Niantic, which is evident through its two predecessors, Ingress and Pokemon GO. In the game, players use their smartphones to interact directly with real life and use AR features to complete their assigned tasks. Instead of catching Pokemon or magical creatures in the Harry Potter world, players will have to use wands and spells to control the chaotic magic of the Calamity that appears in the Muggle world.
You might be looking forward to casting the most powerful spells you have ever seen in stories or movies, in real life. The game will provide players with all the tools a witch would have, yet even more advanced because you are a member of a task force. With such a fascinating set of features, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite promises to create a storm equal to that of the Pokemon-GO launch. The game is developed for both iOS and Android platforms, therefore you can check Apple’s App Store or Google Play Store.
After 8 action packed and intense seasons, Game of Thrones finally ended in 2019. Of course, many fans did not want to break up with this thrilling chronicle. However, The Japanese have produced a movie for Game of Thrones in a Japanese style! The film is called Age of Samurai: Battle for Japan and will be released at the end of 2019.
SAMURAI DRAMA WE’RE GETTING A SAMURAI DRAMA! 凄い ! Most articles are saying it’s like a “real life Game of Thrones” which is great because that means epic & big budget but also I really hope it is allowed to have its own unique identity! https://t.co/BI6W6TONQ7
— Erika Ishii (@erikaishii) June 18, 2019
Set in Japanese feudal society and inspired by historical events, Age of Samurai: Battle for Japan will be a nonfiction Game of Thrones. The feudal era in Asia, as well as in Japan, had many war stories, betrayals, and heroes, so this may be a very worth-waiting version of Game of Thrones.
It seems that the world is resisting the influence of Japanese waves. But, the culture of this country is too interesting to say “no”! More hot news is that at the beginning of 2019, the famous Canadian singer April Lavigne filmed the music video “Hello Kitty” advertised for Laundrin, in which she sang some Japanese words. Just simple words like “moshi moshi” or “daisuki”, her pronunciation is also negligent, but the press highlighted “April Lavigne speaks Japanese!”. Check out her video for details!
Source: Gamehub, Businessinsider, SoraNews24