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Is Hogwarts Legacy on Nintendo Switch?

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Updated: Feb 6, 2023 11:04 am
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We’re not far off from the newest game from the Harry Potter universe, Hogwarts Legacy. The last game that was Harry Potter affiliated came out all the way back in 2013 on the PlayStation 3. It’s hard to believe that was 10 years ago, and a lot has changed since then, including new consoles! Today, we focus on the Nintendo Switch.

We’ve seen a Lego Harry Potter re-released onto the Nintendo Switch, but can we say the same for the newest 2023 title? Is Hogwarts Legacy on Nintendo Switch? Yes it is, my friend. Rejoice!

So older consoles are getting some love still, which is great to see, but what about Hogwarts Legacy on PS4?

This does mean that the Nintendo copy will have a different release time to other consoles, so we will be getting into the Hogwarts Legacy for Nintendo Switch release date too.

Is Hogwarts Legacy cross platform? Maybe its time to check out the main cast list for Hogwarts Legacy too.

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Hogwarts Legacy on Nintendo Switch

Yes, it has been confirmed, and the further cemented on the official Hogwarts Legacy FAQ page that we will be receiving the game on Nintendo Switch in 2023. We’re happy the handheld devices like the Switch are getting Hogwarts Legacy, but what about the Steam Deck?

Hogwarts Legacy takes place in the 1800s, before the wizarding adventures of Harry, Ron and Hermione, but it does indeed still take place in the Harry Potter universe.

This game will put you front-and-centre of J.K Rowling’s universe, allowing you to be the wizard you always dreamed of. Check out the trailer here.

Is Hogwarts Legacy an MMO or RPG?

Hogwarts Legacy Switch release date

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So, some time in 2023 in pretty vague, but it doesn’t have to be! We have some an official date for the Nintendo Switch release of Hogwarts Legacy.

Unfortunately, it’s bad news: if you’re looking to play this on Switch, you’ll be waiting a whole HALF A YEAR until you can. That’s right, Hogwarts Legacy for the Nintendo Switch releases on July 25 2023.

How cruel, but in the tweet below we can see that the developers have done this purposely to ensure the best experience on for every platform. It’s a first for us, but at least the have our best intentions at heart.

That’s all we’ve got for now, check back in with us in the run of to the initial release of Hogwarts Legacy.

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Hogwarts Legacy’s Staggered Release Schedule

As we know from the Hogwarts Legacy official FAQs, the game will have a staggered release for its console and PC releases, with Nintendo Switch versions of Hogwarts Legacy releasing on July 25th.

Whilst fans are surely thankful they will be getting a chance to play the game no matter what console or device, it’s going to be rather tricky to stay away from those spoilers.

Is the Hogwarts Legacy Collector’s Edition worth it?

We all know the state of the internet today, even if something’s not been specifically spoiled for you in words, there’ll be a cryptic meme that’s been made for some unfortunate soul to accidentally piece together the story.

Is Hogwarts Legacy an original story?

The story has players experiencing life as a student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry like never before. Takin place before any canonical story, Hogwarts Legacy is a new original piece of Harry Potter fiction.


What platforms will Hogwarts Legacy be on?

It will be available for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One consoles, Nintendo Switch and PC.

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