Harry Potter

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Has Grossed Over $12 Million in One Month

Having generated over $12 million in global player spending in its first month, WB Games and Niantic’s Harry Potter: Wizards Unite has now become the second-largest game in the AR genre by first month revenue, with Niantic’s own Pokémon GO still on top which grossed nearly $300 million in its first month (via Sensor Tower). The IP-driven, location-based...

Facebook Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Harry Potter With Easter Egg

Today is the official 20th anniversary of the Harry Potter franchise. Facebook is celebrating with a magical easter egg for posts on the social media service. Users who's status updates contain the phrase ‘Harry Potter, ‘Gryffindor,’ ‘Ravenclaw,’ ‘Hufflepuff,’ or ‘Slytherin’ will display an animation of a wand casting a spell. This is just further proof that...

Apple Brings Enhanced Harry Potter Editions Exclusively to iBooks

Apple today announced that enhanced editions of all seven books in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series are available exclusively on the iBooks Store in 32 countries for $11.99 (CAD) each. The books feature the full original text, interactive animations, author annotations and elaborate artwork that bring these stories to life in a special way. “I’m...