J.Okay. Rowling, creator of the best-selling Harry Potter collection, had no “direct” involvement in Hogwarts Legacy at any level throughout growth, writer Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment desires to clarify from hereon.
According to the official support website, which was by the way up to date earlier right this moment, Hogwarts Legacy contains a model new story that takes place throughout the similar wizarding world of Harry Potter however which was not penned by Rowling.
The writer additional ascertains that “Rowling will not be straight concerned within the creation of the sport, nonetheless, her extraordinary physique of writing is the muse” of Hogwarts Legacy.
Rowling should still probably have (or had) some restricted involvement with developer Avalanche Software since Warner Bros. Interactive has not completely scrapped her identify from the sport. When requested for additional clarification, the writer informed Polygon that there aren’t any additional feedback to share on the matter past what is understood about Hogwarts Legacy at current.
Rowling has been within the information a number of instances for her transphobic beliefs. Her controversial statements have left many Harry Potter followers shocked and upset. Having been labeled as a “trans-exclusionary radical feminist” on social media, Rowling and her involvement was being questioned ever since Hogwarts Legacy was leaked final yr. The clarification, even when imprecise, from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment was most likely essential to make sure that there was no negativity or requires boycott.
Hogwarts Legacy guarantees to be a triple-a open-world role-playing recreation set a century earlier than the start of Harry Potter and his buddies. The recreation stays in energetic growth for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and PC with a tentative launch window of 2021.