Q: Who is the developer of the game?
A: The game is being developed by Zynga. It is officially licensed from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, and will be published under the Portkey Games label.
Q: What is Portkey Games?
A: Portkey Games, from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, is the games label dedicated to creating new Wizarding World mobile and videogame experiences that place the player at the center of their own adventure, inspired by J.K. Rowling’s original stories.
Q: How was J.K. Rowling involved in the process?
A: Although J.K. Rowling is not directly involved in the creation of the game, her imagination and the extraordinary body of work that resulted are the foundation of all projects in the Wizarding World and Portkey Games.
Q: What kind of game will Zynga be creating in collaboration with Portkey Games?
A: The game will utilise Zynga’s expertise in the match-3 genre, to create the first Wizarding World match-3 puzzle game. The game will also have story and progression elements, bringing a new, immersive twist to this popular puzzle genre.
Q: Which platforms will the game be available on?
A: The game will be available for free download on the App Store, Google Play, Amazon Kindle and Facebook.
Q: Will the app be available worldwide?
A: The game is currently in soft launch in the Philippines, Austria, Australia, Canada, and Taiwan. The game will launch on the App Store, Google Play, Amazon Kindle and Facebook in regions around the world. Our goal is to make the game accessible to as many people as possible.