News items tagged with harry potter

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds Fashion Event

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds Fashion Event

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery adds a week-long new event called The Spirit of Fashion that gives players the opportunity to unlock an exclusive avatar item.

By Dalton Cooper on 18 July 2018
Game of Thrones: What Are Hodor's Favorite Video Games?

Game of Thrones: What Are Hodor's Favorite Video Games?

Actor Kristian Nairn, best known for his role as Hodor in the HBO original series Game of Thrones, reveals his favorite video games in an interview with Game Informer. Over the last 20 years, video ga...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 July 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Multiplayer Event Announced

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Multiplayer Event Announced

Although Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery may not be a perfect game, it has definitely found a dedicated audience who are happy to tear through every piece of content added to the mobile title. Most rec...

By Denny Connolly on 15 July 2018
Hogwarts Mystery: How Many Points to Level Up Friends

Hogwarts Mystery: How Many Points to Level Up Friends

In Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, players are able to interact with friends in special friend encounters to level up their friendshi...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 July 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds Two More Chapters

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds Two More Chapters

For the past few weeks, developer Jam City has released new chapters for Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery on Thursdays, usually one cha...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 July 2018
HP: Hogwarts Mystery - All the Ways to Get Free Gems

HP: Hogwarts Mystery - All the Ways to Get Free Gems

Over the last few months, developer Jam City has released a number of updates for Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery that have given players more ways to earn gems in-game. Gems, for the uninitiated, are...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 July 2018
HP: Hogwarts Mystery Adds New Way to Get Free Energy

HP: Hogwarts Mystery Adds New Way to Get Free Energy

In Jam City’s Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, energy governs almost every action players can take in the game, but players only recha...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Win Centaur Duel

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Win Centaur Duel

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has a dueling system that plays out like a game of rock, paper, scissors. Aggressive stances beat Snea...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
HP: Hogwarts Mystery Pyjama Party Adds New Loot

HP: Hogwarts Mystery Pyjama Party Adds New Loot

Jam City mobile game Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery already offers a reasonable amount of content for players to enjoy, including sto...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 July 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Is Rowan 'R'?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Is Rowan 'R'?

In Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, it seems as though the titular “mystery” is the fate of the player character’s brother, Jacob. How...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Teases Whomping Willow

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Teases Whomping Willow

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery fans who have caught up to the game are patiently waiting for Jam City to add new content so that they...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Now Has Ads

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Now Has Ads

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has received frequent updates from developer Jam City since the game’s launch a couple of months ago....

By Dalton Cooper on 27 June 2018
HP: Hogwarts Mystery Brings Back Too Cool for School

HP: Hogwarts Mystery Brings Back Too Cool for School

Last week, Jam City launched the first in-game event for Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery in the form of the Too Cool for School event....

By Dalton Cooper on 27 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds Year 4 Chapter 5

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds Year 4 Chapter 5

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery players who are caught up with the story will be happy to learn that Chapter 5 for Year 4 has been add...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery's Disturbing Side Quest

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery's Disturbing Side Quest

The Harry Potter franchise has never shied away from dark or disturbing material, but the Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery mobile game is mostly lighthearted. Even when students are trapped in cursed...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2018
HP: Hogwarts Mystery Fan Theorizes R's Identity

HP: Hogwarts Mystery Fan Theorizes R's Identity

While the big mystery in Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is the fate of the player character’s brother Jacob, there are other mysteries that keep fans playing the mobile game every day. One suc...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Referenced in Books?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Referenced in Books?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has earned some criticism for its plot holes and contradicting established Harry Potter canon. However, it’s possible that the developers have more Harry Potter knowl...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery's Most Popular House

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery's Most Popular House

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has been met with a great deal of criticism since its launch, with many detractors pointing out how the gameplay experience revolves almost entirely around its microt...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 June 2018
Harry Potter Hogwarts Mystery: Beat Too Cool For School

Harry Potter Hogwarts Mystery: Beat Too Cool For School

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery recently introduced house-themed rewards, allowing players to wear different avatar items to show off their appreciation for their favorite Hogwarts house. The only p...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 June 2018
HP: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Fix Facebook Sign-In Bug

HP: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Fix Facebook Sign-In Bug

The latest update for Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery added friend encounters to the game, but has also created sign-in issues for some players, specifically those who sign in to the game through Fa...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 June 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Who is R?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Who is R?

As each year passes in Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, fans get closer to learning the truth behind its many ongoing mysteries, like the fate of the player character’s brother Jacob and the identit...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery What's Coming in Year 4

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery What's Coming in Year 4

At the time of this writing, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery from Jam City lets players play up to Year 3 Chapter 11. There will be at least one more chapter for Year 3 before it’s all said and done...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds More Year 3 Content

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adds More Year 3 Content

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery fans can’t complete Year 3 yet, but they’re getting closer to the end. Developers Jam City seems to be averaging about one new story chapter per week, with even more...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 May 2018
HP: Hogwarts Mystery Microtransactions Are Making Bank

HP: Hogwarts Mystery Microtransactions Are Making Bank

When Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery was released last month, one of the loudest criticisms from fans and in reviews of the game is that it is too heavy on microtransactions. Many have argued that t...

By Jasmine Henry on 28 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Why is Fang A Puppy?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Why is Fang A Puppy?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is set about a decade before Harry Potter begins his adventures at Hogwarts, and it gives players a chance to see what some characters were up to before the start of...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Free Energy for Year 3

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Free Energy for Year 3

As of its latest update, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery lets players progress farther in Year 3 and explore more of the game world. Along with this added freedom is the chance to collect more free...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery to Add Dating in Year 4?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery to Add Dating in Year 4?

While Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has faced a great deal of criticism since launch, at least developer Jam City has supported it with regular updates. These updates have mostly added new story c...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Review

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Review

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery may have an intriguing story, but its gameplay is designed to frustrate and bore players so that they buy its microtransactions.

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Get House Points

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Get House Points

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is out now, and it tasks players with being a student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. One of the main goals in the game is to earn house points and win...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 May 2018
Will Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Add Multiplayer?

Will Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Add Multiplayer?

Despite being lambasted by critics, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery still has its fair share of fans who may be curious as to where the mobile game is headed in the future. We know that a future upd...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adding Romance Options

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Adding Romance Options

At the time of this writing, the recently released Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery only lets players play through the first couple years at Hogwarts, and then a small portion of Year 3. The main cha...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Get More Energy

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Get More Energy

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is notorious for its use of “energy” – the resource that governs almost every action players can take in the game. However, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery players onl...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Free Energy for Year 2

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Free Energy for Year 2

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery players, assuming they didn’t splurge on any microtransactions and have consistently played since launch, should now be getting through Year 2 of their Hogwarts educa...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 May 2018
Harry Potter Hogwarts Mystery Breaks Established Canon

Harry Potter Hogwarts Mystery Breaks Established Canon

Though it’s been nearly seven years since the last of the Harry Potter movies hit theaters, the franchise continues to be a popular one. Warnes Bros and Jam City recently released a free-to-play RP...

By Derek Nichols on 06 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Who is Barnaby Lee?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - Who is Barnaby Lee?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery may be getting quite a bit of criticism for its excessive microtransactions, but the game has also managed to become somewhat popular thanks to the large and passiona...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Level Up Friends

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Level Up Friends

Just like the book series and films, a large part of Portkey’s star-studded mobile RPG Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is about making friends and maintaining those relationships. Throughout the cou...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Microtransaction Deal

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Microtransaction Deal

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery has been available on Android and iOS devices for a short time now. While players are mostly enjoying their time in the free to play game, earning House Points and le...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery – Control Wand Selection

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery – Control Wand Selection

Despite having a frustrating microtransaction system, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery seems to have found a core audience, thanks to nostalgia and a love of the iconic witching and wizarding world....

By Denny Connolly on 04 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Win House Cup

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Win House Cup

The main goal in Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is to complete all the story quests, but there are other objectives to go for as well. For example, players are also encouraged to earn enough house...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwart's Mystery - How To Win Duels

Harry Potter: Hogwart's Mystery - How To Win Duels

The world of Harry Potter: Hogwart’s Mystery may be about gaining knowledge, earning house points, and making friends; but that doesn’t mean things won’t get a little violent from time to time. Wiz...

By Denny Connolly on 03 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Restart

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Restart

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, the new mobile Harry Potter RPG, has been out for a couple of days now and it seems to be gaining some popularity, despite criticism aimed at how it implements its f...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - What is the Level Cap?

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - What is the Level Cap?

One of the most frustrating things about Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is running out of energy in the middle of a lesson or story quest. Energy governs almost every major action players can take...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Get Free Energy

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery - How to Get Free Energy

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, the first project from Portkey Games, is finally out, but some players are finding it difficult to make any significant progress in the game. This is because of its...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 April 2018