Hogwarts Legacy game has officially arrived. This arrival was met with backlash regarding Harry Potter author, JK Rowling. 

It’s official. Hogwarts Legacy is here following a very heated online debate, as mentioned in this article.

Hogwarts Legacy Release Date

Hogwarts Legacy is a video game version of JK Rowling’s Harry Potter. Its arrival has been much anticipated by fans of the series, however, the recent release of Hogwarts Legacy has also been met with backlash amid author Rowling’s previous comments regarding transgender people.

Rowling received criticism online for past tweets she shared on her platform. Below are some of her most controversial conversations, as shown here.

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Image Credit: JK Rowling Twitter (Glamour)

jk rowling tweets

Image Credit: JK Rowling Twitter (Glamour)

Despite the game receiving pushback from fans regarding JK Rowling’s online comments, Hogwarts Legacy “may actually be one of the biggest-selling premium releases of this year.”

Hogwarts Legacy Review

Here is the official synopsis of what players can expect from Hogwarts Legacy as outlined on HogwartsLegacy.com:
Hogwarts Legacy is an immersive, open-world action RPG set in the world first introduced in the Harry Potter books. For the first time, experience Hogwarts in the 1800s. Your character is a student who holds the key to an ancient secret that threatens to tear the wizarding world apart. Now you can take control of the action and be at the center of your own adventure in the wizarding world. Your legacy is what you make of it.
Reviews of the game have started to trickle in as the game is newly released. There are two versions available for purchase right now, Standard and Deluxe.
This review, for example, praises Hogwarts Legacy for making “Hogwarts the star of the game” thus, contributing to the nostalgia of those who are eager to explore the wizarding world of Harry Potter. According to this review, the game is truly magical.


Users have also taken to Reddit to discuss the latest game. This thread is currently trending and was created in anticipation of the release: “Hogwarts Legacy Release Metathread.”
The thread has been flooded with comments already of people trying and testing the game. The conclusion? They’re loving it so far! Check out some of the feedback from users on the thread:
Image Credits: Reddit
So, will you be playing Hogwarts Legacy?

Published by HOLR Magazine.