Sales of Hogwarts Legacy surpass 15 million
Warner Bros. Games and Avalanche Software, the game's publisher and developer, reported that Hogwarts Legacy has sold more than 15 million copies and generated $1 billion in revenue worldwide.
On February 10, Steam and the Epic Games Store introduced the open-world action role-playing game based on the Harry Potter series. Versions for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One went live today, and the Switch version will do the same on July 25.
Hogwarts Legacy sold 12 million copies in the first two weeks of its release, and an additional 3 million copies have subsequently been released.
According to Warner Bros. Games, below is a brief synopsis of the game:
Hogwarts Legacy invites players to embark on an epic journey as a fifth-year student at Hogwarts, gifted with a rare ability to tap into ancient, powerful magic. Guided by the Wizard’s Field Guide and unique instruction from professors and other characters, fans will uncover a compelling storyline filled with thrilling challenges and mysteries. Developed by Avalanche Software and published by Warner Bros. Games under the Portkey Games label, Hogwarts Legacy introduces an original story that puts players at the center of their own wizarding world adventure.