Hogwarts Legacy, the open-world game that lets players create their very own student enrolled at the wizarding school from J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter universe, has been delayed and is currently set for release on Feb. 10, 2023, developer Avalanche Software said Friday. It had been previously set release a with time for the vacation shopping season this fall.
“We’re worked up about what we’re creating at the studio and we just require a little bit additional time to deliver the perfect experience to everyone,” said Chandler Wood, community manager for Avalance Software, in a video tweeted Friday.
In Hogwarts Legacy, players take the role of a fifth-year student at the institution in the late 19th century. Students figure out how to make potions, tame magic beasts, ride a broomstick and unlock the institution’s mysteries while also ending up in a few of the characters mentioned in the Potter books.