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Harry Potter: Wizards Unite November 2020 Community Day Review

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite November 2020 Community Day Review

The all-day November Community Day event is wrapping up in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite After a highly controversial October Community Day with prohibitively difficult tasks in the Special Assignment, was Niantic able to improve this monthly event? Let's dive in.[caption id="attachment_1294806" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Harry Potter: Wizards Unite November 2020 Community Day promo artwork[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Dumbledores Army Event Part 2 Tasks

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Dumbledore's Army Event Part 2 Tasks

Dumbledore's Army Brilliant Event Part 2 will run in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite from Tuesday, November 17th at 11 AM local time until Tuesday, November 24th at 11 AM local time In addition to event-themed Brilliant Foundables on the map, there will also be, as with every Brilliant Event, a Special Assignment that wizards and[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Dumbledores Army Event Part 2 Details

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Dumbledore's Army Event Part 2 Details

The second part of the Dumbledore's Army Brilliant Event will begin in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite on Tuesday, November 17th at 11 AM local time and will run for a full week, until Tuesday, November 24th at 11 AM local time This follows up on last week's Brilliant Event, which saw an interesting narrative twist come[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite November 2020 Community Day Details

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite November 2020 Community Day Details

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite has announced details for their November 2020 Community Day This all-day event will take place on Saturday, November 14th from 12:01 AM - 11:59 PM Local Time and will focus on the Chess Chamber.[caption id="attachment_1292947" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Harry Potter: Wizards Unite November 2020 Community Day promo Credit: Niantic[/caption]Details released in the[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Dumbledores Army Part 1 Review

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Dumbledore's Army Part 1 Review

The Dumbledore's Army Brilliant Event Part 1 is wrapping up in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. Did this Brilliant Event live up to Niantic's promise to keep improving these events based on fan response?[caption id="attachment_1292356" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dumbledore's Army Brilliant Event Part 1 promotional graphic in HPWU Credit: Niantic[/caption]The Dumbledore's Army Brilliant Event Part 1 was a fun,[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Unleashed Review

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Unleashed Review

The surprise Halloween event, Darkness Unleashed, is wrapping up in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite This was essentially structured as a Wizarding Weekend, with a boost in a certain type of Foundables and a one-page Special Assignment Considering how the October Wizarding Weekend was the beginning of the major backlash against Niantic for the difficulty of recent Harry[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Dumbledores Army Event Part 1 Tasks

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Dumbledore's Army Event Part 1 Tasks

Ahead of the upcoming Dumbledore's Army Brilliant Event Part 1 starting in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite on November 3rd, Bleeding Cool has the full breakdown of the event's Special Assignment Prepare for the tasks below.[caption id="attachment_1288791" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dumbledore's Army Brilliant Event Part 1 promotional image Credit: Niantic[/caption]The full Special Assignment for this upcoming Harry Potter: Wizards[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Dumbledores Army Event Part 1 Details

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Dumbledore's Army Event Part 1 Details

Niantic has announced the next Brilliant Event in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite The first of a two-part surge in the Calamity will happen in November with Dumbledore's Army Brilliant Event Part 1 We have all the details for this upcoming week of magic, including a few details not included in the official announcement.[caption id="attachment_1288792" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Announces November 2020 Events

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Announces November 2020 Events

Niantic has announced the full details for events happening in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite in November 2020 Focusing primarily on Dumbledore's Army, the month will include two Brilliant Events, a Community Day, and a Wizarding Weekend Read on for the full details.[caption id="attachment_1288759" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Dumblesdore's Army Brilliant Event promotional image[...]

Pokémon GO &#038 Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Can Learn From Each Other

Pokémon GO & Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Can Learn From Each Other

Mobile game developer Niantic has games featuring two of the world's most iconic IPs under its banner: Pokémon GO and Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. It's no secret that Pokémon GO is a much larger success than Wizards Unite, but there are ups and downs to both of these games Here's how Niantic's two hit games can improve by taking notes[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Rising Part 2 Review

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Rising Part 2 Review

The Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Rising Brilliant Event Part 2 is winding down The first part of this Brilliant Event was maligned by players casual and hardcore alike for its nearly impossible-to-complete Special Assignment This is a critique that Niantic has received on their other recent events, including the October Wizarding Weekend and both Community[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Unleashed Halloween Event Tasks

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Unleashed Halloween Event Tasks

Niantic has announced a surprise Halloween Event taking place in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Not included in their announcement of the Darkness Unleashed Halloween Event, however, was the breakdown of the Special Assignment that will task players with returning Legends of Hogwarts Foundables We have the full questline for this Special Assignment, including rewards, which you[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Unleashed Halloween Event Coming

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Unleashed Halloween Event Coming

The Darkness Rising Brilliant Event isn't all that is happening in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite for spooky season Niantic has announced a Halloween event, ominously titled "Darkness Unleashed," that will task players with battling against a particularly dark surge of the Calamity.[caption id="attachment_1285219" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Unleashed Halloween Event promotional image[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Rising Part 2 Tasks

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Rising Part 2 Tasks

The Darkness Rising Brilliant Event Part 2 will begin in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite this Tuesday at 11 AM Pacific It will run for one week and will feature a Special Assignment, for which we have the full tasks and rewards for ahead of launch Wizards and witches can prepare themselves for the full Brilliant Event[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite October 2020 Community Day Review

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite October 2020 Community Day Review

A double Community Day weekend is wrapping up in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite After Niantic frustrated the game's community yesterday with a September Makeup Community Day focused on the Ministry Atrium page, today's October 2020 Community Day switched focus to Weasley's Wizarding Wheezes, the magical joke shop owned by J.K Rowling's iconic ginger twins, Fred and George[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Rising Part 2 Details

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Rising Part 2 Details

The details are out for the new Brilliant Event in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite It's called "Darkness Rising Brilliant Event Part 2," and it picks up where last week's Part 1 left off, as what Harry Potter and the game's other characters refer to as a "malicious" surge in the Calamity comes to the game It's[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite September Makeup Community Day Review

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite September Makeup Community Day Review

Today's September Makeup Community Day in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite comes at a critical point for the game, at a time when the community seems frustrated with Niantic's events to the point where many are claiming they're done Niantic proclaims that they are listening, but does this Community Day show evidence to support that? Let's take[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Rising &#8211 Part 1 Review

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Darkness Rising – Part 1 Review

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite event titles are always a mouthful Here we go The Darkness Rising Brilliant Event Part 1 is about to end in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite and it has left both casual and hardcore players concerned with the structure of these events Here's what October's first Brilliant Event got right as well as what[...]

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite October 2020 Community Day Details

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite October 2020 Community Day Details

Earlier this week, we reported on the newly released details of the Harry Potter: Wizards Unite September Makeup Community Day Now, Niantic has released information regarding the game's October Community Day, which will happen one day after the Makeup event It's going to be an intense weekend of battling, opening Portkeys, and returning Foundables for wizards[...]

Niantic Responds To Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Backlash

Niantic Responds To Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Backlash

They garnered an enormous amount of goodwill from the way that they adapted to the COVID-19 global pandemic, especially with the Knight Bus function in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite and Remote Raiding in Pokémon GO. However, perceptions of the company's communication practices have been recently called into question after several controversial moves in both games, including pulling[...]