Harry Potter: Wizards Unite
June 2019 - January 2022
The gameplay was like Pokemon Go, but with dementors.
Harry Potter: Wizards Unite (HPWU) was jointly developed between Niantic and WB Games San Francisco. Development began in 2017 and the game was announced on November 8, 2017. Regional Beta releases began to be delivered after about eighteen months of development.
The Australia release was originally announced for April 24th, then it happened on April 26th, but then Niantic rolled it back later that day and sent an apology.
|March 11, 2019||Beta Pre-Registration Begins|
|April 17, 2019||New Zealand Beta|
|April 26, 2019||Australia Beta released and then rolled back|
|May 2, 2019||Australia Beta II - Electric Boogaloo|
|June 20, 2019||United States and United Kingdom Betas|
|July 21, 2019||Global Release|
Niantic removed HPWU from the app stores on December 13, 2021, and terminated the services on January 31, 2022.