Report: LEGO to Relaunch Harry Potter Toys, Update on New Video Game


Sep 03, 2009

Posted by SueTLC

Some exciting news tonight as a new report is online regarding the much beloved Harry Potter LEGO line. Readers will recall that earlier this year we learned indeed there will be a brand new LEGO Harry Potter video game due out next spring. Arthur Parson of TT Games, makers of the video game with LEGO recently made an industry appearance where he spoke about the upcoming game, with the report saying:

“Arthur also said in response to another question that Lego are actually
turning some of the ideas that TT came up with into toys, and are
actually re-launching the Harry Potter range to coincide with the game
and what is in it.”

As we saw in this adorable trailer (screencaps here in galleries) the new game is based on Harry Potter years 1-4, and this interview also says that TT Games “really wanted to make Lego more core to the experience this
time around, so being able to build just about anything you want out of
Lego bricks has been transferred into the game, especially Harry Potter
which is heavily physics based due to the magic involved.”

Pre-orders for the new game are available here in our Cauldron Shop, with a reported release date of March 31, 2010. We are working to confirm the re-release of the wildly popular Harry Potter LEGOs and will update on this when we can, stay tuned!

67 Responses to Report: LEGO to Relaunch Harry Potter Toys, Update on New Video Game

Avatar ImageRin68nyr says: First! Woo Hoo! I've never been first before! I didn't even read the whole article yet! LOL ErinAvatar Imagemini bagel says: Cool! I have the lego star wars video game and it was so cute and fun. 1st!!Avatar Imagemini bagel says: Or maybe not first, but I'm not complaining. 2nd! Avatar ImageRin68nyr says: Hey! I hope they come out with actual HP Lego's! My kids would LOVE them! ErinAvatar ImageNearlyHeadlessNicole says: NO WAY! i went to florida and i went to this Lego store and made a harry potter lego. xDAvatar Imagemeuniquine says: oooooohhh....sounds facinatingAvatar Imagestifmeister says: What a cool trailer! That looks like a very fun game, I'll have to keep my eyes open!Avatar Imagelexuslovesweasleys says: cool that seems really neat Avatar ImageTasyaWeasley says: what a cool stuff!Avatar ImageBlatcher914 says: I love those lego games, I already am addicted to the lego Star Wars I can't wait for this new game!Avatar ImageRowling Stones says: coolAvatar Imageharrygetsme says: oh my goodness, that trailer is adorable! i had no idea lego even made games lol. i want in :)Avatar ImageLuce_depp says: haha that trailer was cool! It included mroe than the movies...Hagrid head butting everyone out of the way was a bit oddAvatar ImageGranger10 says: hahaha..OMG that is sooo coool! i want i want!!!!!!!Avatar ImageDarth Revan says: Lego Star Wars was pure gold. Lego Harry Potter must be good as well.Avatar ImageDarth Revan says: Lego Star Wars was pure gold. Lego Harry Potter must be good as well.Avatar Imageevannaa says: Oh, that would be so cool.. I like the lego games.. (We have the Star Wars game at home, but I don't get parts of it, probably 'cause I have only watched parts of the movies :P). It would be so cool if they ha da Lego Luna. Oh, wait, it's years 1-4. Oh, well.. Baby Harry looks really really funny :PAvatar ImageHBPFan says: Cute baby Harry blinking: ping-ping!! So sweet!!Avatar ImageKaty Wilde says: Cool :)Avatar ImageTheGriff says: Omg i don't think i could be more excited. I was an obsessive collector of the first LEGO releases and i even had the first game. I'll definately be continuing this tradition.Avatar ImageKanedaX says: I've been looking forward to this game since the moment LEGO Batman was released. HOWEVER, the March release date's probably not very accurate, as it's a wednesday and most games are released on Tuesdays. That's just the date that a lot of websites have been using as placeholders (Gamestop still has it at 1/1/10). I still think we're not going to see it until the holiday season of 2010 to coincide with the release of Deathly Hallows Pt 1.Avatar Imagetraci1978 says: I have Lego Star wars and Indiana Jones and love them! Can't wait for Harry Potter!Avatar ImageFifi says: The Lego Star Wars is really cool so ... I can't wait!Avatar Imageimpoohnfrenz says: This is soooo cool. I will be buying it when it omes out!!Avatar ImageAsta says: cool...Avatar ImageAsta says: cool...Avatar ImageHeartbreakDX says: I WANTS IT!Avatar Imagex_Potter_Lover_Forever_x says: Cool! But I'm not really into the games .... I wonder if it will be able on Wii, then I might be it!!Avatar Imagedreampotter says: I'll have to get this game, too!Avatar Imagewandmastercalum says: Cool. This comes out on my 14th birthday :)Avatar Imageiamnotworriedharry says: Lego Star Wars is a great game, my kids love it. I love that trailer. The lego baby Harry is hilarious! We will get this for sure. Avatar ImageWON_TWO says: Fun stuff...Avatar Imagelittlefurlo3 says: i really want this game :)Avatar Imagecheeserpleaser says: Even though I am slightly too old to play Lego's, I do hope that other fans enjoy playing with them. :)Avatar Imagegryffindor1991 says: i cant wait. i really want it!!!!Avatar ImageGiant Squid says: the trailer is amazing! (how come only 1-4?)Avatar ImageGiant Squid says: cool!!!!!Avatar ImageDiamondWings says: Lego!!! YAY!!!Avatar ImageLulubelleI says: I so want Lego Harry Potter! It's got to be awesome. Avatar ImageDunedainsith says: Oh man. I can't wait for this game to come out. I love Lego Star Wars! Also, i love how the boat is hitting the waves. So funny!Avatar ImageFigment says: Yes, it is about time!Avatar ImageWingardium Leviosa says: I loved the Harry Potter legos, and I'm so glad they're going to make them again. This video game is also very exciting!Avatar Imagemjkalldaway says: I LOVE LEGOS!!!!!Avatar ImageAsta says: cool...Avatar ImageAsta says: cool...Avatar Imagemuggle..andproudofit says: who care 's if your too old for lego s's Harry Potter!Avatar ImageHermione Elizabeth says: Sounds awesome! :)Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: EXCELLENT!!! I was just playing with my POA ones today :DAvatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: Hagrid's evil laugh... hhhhhhhhhhhaaaa!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: oooooooh... a video game- well that's cool too I guess :DAvatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: Haha... That was cute!Avatar ImageCatherine says: cool!Avatar Imagehrslvr529 says: Cool-E-O!!!Avatar ImageZivlok says: YES!!!!!! MORE HARRY POTTER LEGOS!!! THAT HAS ME EVEN MORE EXCITED THAN THE GAME!!!! YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YEEEEESSSSS! Huh? Who's Ben? Paper what-now? What are you talking about?Avatar ImageBritski says: SooOOOoo getting it. Already have all the other Lego Games. They have a great sense of humor to them. Avatar ImageBritski says: SooOOOoo getting it. Already have all the other Lego Games. They have a great sense of humor to them. Avatar Imageaccioawesomeness says: OMG, awesome =) I absolutly LOVE Lego Star Wars, so the fact that Lego HP is comming out just makes me insanely happy. Squee!Avatar ImageRavenclaw98 says: I am sooo glad that they are bringing the legos back!@!Avatar ImageFresca says: The lego baby Harry was really cute. it looks like it be fun to play!Avatar ImageBriannaWazHere says: awesome, my little sister likes the lego games she has starwars and batman and robin games, this would be awesome to have. Avatar Imagesakuranbo07 says: I will surely get this game this time aroundAvatar ImageMidnightSun321 says: I <3 lego games so the lego HP will be amazing =DAvatar Imagefriendofblob says: I wish it was out now!! I love the lego games!!Avatar Imageclabwag says: I love the "LEGO" humour they put into the games, and that with Harry Potter is going to be brilliant. Avatar Imagelevi-OH-sa not levio-SA says: yay! i was sad that i had never gotten the lego set before, i am keeping my eyes peeled to make sure i get it this time around, and the lego game sounds really fun too :] i will pre order that!Avatar ImageBrosia23 says: I have to tell you, I am kind of addicted to the Lego games. They are all amazing and funny. When I saw that this was coming out, I about lost my mind.Avatar ImageJTEL99 says: Cool, my kids are going to love all the HP Lego stuff!

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