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Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery for PC

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery for PC

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    Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery for PC LATEST

  • Review by

    Jack Taylor

  • Operating System

    Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10 / Windows 11

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  • Author / Product

    Jam City, Inc. / External Link

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is a portal to the world of wizards and monsters imagined by the mind of the international best-selling novelist J. K. Rowling.

Built for the ground up to provide an authentic experience to all fans of this franchise, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery allows users of all ages to sign up to the legendary magic school Hogwarts and experience wild student life there. While this title has been crafted to run on mobile devices, PC gamers can also experience this game on their desktop with the help of Android emulation.

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is a free-to-play game that strives to fully transport the player to the world of magic. New gamers are prompted to create their own young avatar and enroll in the wizarding school where they will be selected to join one of the famous student houses (Gryffindor, Slytherin, Hufflepuff, and Ravenclaw), enroll in classes, learn to make potions and spells, play Quidditch, unite with other classmates to fight magical beasts, befriend magical creatures, summon Patronus, and defeat Dementors.

The core story of the game starts with the incredible opening hour that provides users access to the fast-paced action, the story turns, and the great atmosphere. Sadly, after that hour, the player is presented with a big storyline of unveiling the secrets of Cursed Vaults and your brother’s disappearance that is told very slowly and with little rewards.

The biggest hindrance of this title is strong monetization that prevents gamers from having enough energy to do even basic tasks without restriction. After just a few moves, energy countdowns will appear, and the game will start suggesting investing in a premium currency that will remove energy barriers. In addition to the core storyline, players are empowered to customize their dorm room, customize their character and try to play Quidditch.

  • Roleplay as a new witch or wizard at Hogwarts!
  • Learn magical spells and brew powerful potions!
  • Unlock spells, potions, and locations as you advance through the years of Hogwarts!
  • Immerse yourself in the world of Harry Potter!
  • Take your place among Hogwarts students!
  • Use your skills to investigate mysteries at Hogwarts!
  • Discover the truth behind the Cursed Vaults and your brother's disappearance in an all-new story!
  • Choose carefully—your choices matter!
  • Unfold magic puzzles in exciting chapters & episodes!
  • Unite with new friends in a magical adventure!
  • Engage in immersive events, play Quidditch, and more!
  • Win the House Cup with your classmates!
  • Conjure your very own Patronus to defeat Dementors!
  • Befriend Magical Creatures like the Niffler!
  • Embark on quests with fellow classmates!
  • Find romance and fall in love!
  • Form unique relationships with each friend and rival!
  • Customize your avatar! Select from tons of exciting hair and clothing choices!
  • Design your dream dorm! Show off your house pride and decorate your ideal space!
  • New character customization and dorm design choices are always being added!
To get Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery up and running on PC, all that is needed is one of the modern Android emulators such as LDPlayer or Bluestacks. These emulators offer stable, fast, and hardware-accelerated access to the incredible library of Android apps, including full access to the Play Store and Google Account. This means that players of Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery on PC will retain their online friends, enjoying this ambitious title straight on their desktop with no downsides.

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is an interesting F2P title for all fans of the Harry Potter franchise, but its excessive monetization can dampen enthusiasm after the very impressive opening hour of the campaign.

  • Enhanced Graphics: Playing on a PC with a capable graphics card can provide better graphics compared to smaller mobile screens, allowing for a more immersive experience.
  • Larger Screen: PCs typically have larger screens compared to mobile devices, which can make it easier to navigate through the game's menus and explore the detailed environments of Hogwarts.
  • Keyboard Controls: Some players may find it more convenient to use keyboard controls for navigating the game, casting spells, and interacting with objects, compared to touch controls on mobile devices.
  • Multi-instance: Players can run multiple instances of the game simultaneously, allowing them to progress through different stages of the game or manage multiple accounts more efficiently.
  • Stability: PCs generally have more processing power and memory compared to mobile devices, which can result in smoother gameplay and fewer instances of crashes or performance issues.
  • Control Adaptation: While keyboard controls can be convenient for some players, others may find it challenging to adapt to them, especially if they are used to playing the game with touch controls on a mobile device.
  • Updates and Maintenance: Players may encounter difficulties when updating the game or the emulator, as compatibility issues between different versions can arise, requiring manual intervention to resolve.
  • Fairness Concerns: Some players may argue that using emulators on PC provides an unfair advantage, such as faster reaction times or easier multitasking, especially in competitive aspects of the game like dueling or events.

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