Hogwarts legacy, Warner Bros. Games’ entry into the Harry Potter universe, is the single-player game set 100 years before the events of the books. The game sold 12 million copies in its first two weeks, making it the studio’s biggest release to date.
While selling 12 million copies might seem like a great record in itself, there’s more to the story than just generating revenue. The $850 million global revenue comes before the game left PC, PS5 and Xbox Series X|S. The game has not yet been released for PS4, Xbox One or Nintendo Switch.
The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One release dates are set for April 4th, while the Nintendo Switch release will be on July 25th.
This comes after the final quarter of 2022, when Warner Bros. Discovery lost over $2 billion on content writedowns. A big win in the first quarter of 2023 as well as a confidence boost. Along with the announcement of new content for 2023, such as Mortal Kombat 12stock prices have started to show a significant increase.
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Not only is Hogwarts legacy It breaks the records of Warner Bros. Games and also sets records on Twitch. With 1.28 million concurrent viewers on launch day, the game is now the largest single-player game streamed on the platform. The official Harry Potter The Wizarding World website also saw a 300 percent increase in traffic in early February compared to previous years.
Avalanche Software and Warner Bros. Games announced that no DLC is planned Hogwarts legacy, there may be more content after the game reaches all platforms. For more news, guides, and answers to your questions about the game, check out our others Hogwarts legacy Contents.
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