New Feature on LEGO Harry Potter Video Game

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Dec 16, 2009

Posted by SueTLC

The upcoming LEGO Harry Potter Years 1-4 game is featured in the new issue of Game Informer magazine and contains many new photos and information about the video game which is due out next year. In scans you can see here (1, 2, 3, 4, 5), we learn that you will play through each of the years separately (SS, CoS, PoA and GoF) but that you can bring a character forward to a different year, for example Quirrell can go into year 3 (PoA). We also learn certain characters are not as good as others, as the magazine notes “Harry, for example is excellent at flying broomsticks, but when Hermione learns to fly, she spends half her time hanging underneath the broom!”

The magazine also confirms that players will be able to collect special things during the course of the game and be able to play as over 100 characters from the world of Harry Potter including a LEGO Fang. As a reminder you can see the newest trailer for the game right here in our galleries, with the official game website found at this link and pre-orders available in our Cauldron Shop. Finally, fans will be able to see a new ad for the video game as contained in the new box set of Harry Potter DVDS 1-6, as seen right here. Latest reports still have this game set for a March, 2010 release.

Thanks so much Bobby!





58 Responses to New Feature on LEGO Harry Potter Video Game

Avatar ImageDave-94 says: Congratulations Fifi! (no sarcasm) This game doens't simply look super, it looks awesome! I will probably be buying it!Avatar ImageFifi says: Cool! I'm definitely getting that! :)Avatar Imagegreatpetie83 says: Looks more fun than the HP6 game.Avatar ImageGiant Squid says: cool!Avatar ImageGiant Squid says: It looks very cute!Avatar Imagedrarry.girl says: this game does look awesome...but why are the comments out of order???Avatar ImageBandersnatch says: Actually, if it means discombobulating the "FIRST POST!!!!!!111!!1" people, then I vote for Leaky *never* fixing the time stamp problem! :-) LOL at Hermione flying upside down! Oh, and by the way: FIRST POST!!!!!!1!!!!11 (Hey, it could end up first. You never know!)Avatar Imagesgreeter8888 says: March is so far away! I hope they release the years 5,6, and 7 game right after Deathly Hallows movie comes out!Avatar Imagewandmastercalum says: I can't wait!!! I love HP lego and their games!!! It looks like they've upped themselves a lot!!! Can't wait to get this game. I want it for wii and Ds!!Avatar ImageO Sparkly One says: That seems awesome. I wouldn't mind playing it. :)Avatar ImageHermione Elizabeth says: Super cool! I'm actually excited about this... it just looks like such a cute fun game! :)Avatar Imagemagicmaniac says: so cool!!!!!!!!!! i luv the lego games all of them!!!!!!!!!!! ill buy this asap!!!!!!! I would do almost anything for it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Avatar ImageSwizzle says: I think it should be good, especially on the Wii. Moving the controllers like the wands should be fun.Avatar ImagePensievePerson says: i see in the trailer, that I will love this game's atmosphere...the graphics are cool. I hope it is challenging, as I don't play legos or the legos vid games ever before....it sounds good, glad it is different then the hp videos games i've played.Avatar Imagenox avis says: awww! so cute! yeh that the first thing i saw too the mandrake hehe Avatar ImageTheHeirOfSlytherin2 says: I'm gonna get this game on the first day it's out! Know what would be awsome? They included a minifigure from the HP lego sets! I would want He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named! I can't wait 'till the release! Woo!Avatar ImageFifi says: First! First time I ever was 1st!Avatar ImageMidnightSun321 says: Aaaaw :) The cutes!! I love the one with Ron, Harry and the Mandrake :)Avatar ImageTheGriff says: I have the original game and i loved it.....this one looks tonnes better..im so excited! I wish they'd carried on with the actual lego though :(Avatar Imagewslayher says: I can't wait for this game. My fiance and I will have to get a copy for each platform we have.Avatar ImageWON_TWO says: I see the still unfixed time stamp continues to mess with the first posters... I can't believe it's been 2 months of this nonsense!Avatar Imagemurrdith says: i just wish they weren't legos.. nevertheless, the game sounds fantastic!Avatar Imageabandonedboyjon says: the Lego games are genius. the best part is when you get to build stuff out of things you shoot, or in this case, bombarda maxima? I'm glad they designed it like the star wars complete saga lego game where you can choose which episode you want to play through.Avatar Imagefriendofblob says: Sue hasn't played lego games alot, has she? This is fairly ordanary for the lego games... not any less awesome though!Avatar ImageAll Was Well says: I am WAY too old for these games, but this looks SERIOUSLY fun.Avatar ImageHorcruxNoctus says: Lego Fang!!!! hahaha awesome!Avatar Imagemaimiaa says: it's so cute! :D Avatar ImageCatherine says: looks totally awesome but its not going to fool my parents into getting it for me when i already have the EA game! :(Avatar ImageHPandtheDA007 says: oooh i'm for sure buying that game. and probably end up playing it over and over again. Avatar ImageAyumi says: I saw the article a couple days ago when I got my copy of the magazine. I flipped though it, saw the article, and went nuts over it. My mom gave me weird looks because I was making these odd noises, but once I showed it to her, she understood. I also saw this for pre-order on the Gamestop website about a month ago and I got really exited when I saw the ship date of 3/1/2010. That means it should be out in time for my birthday!Avatar Imagedaviejones403 says: It looks good, but probably expensive. At first at least.Avatar Imagemuggle118 says: we only have a ps2 so me and my bro are getting an xbox just so we can get this gameAvatar ImageRavenclaw98 says: I am getting!!Avatar Imagecheeserpleaser says: The game looks like it will certainly prove rewarding and entertaining to play for any fan.Avatar ImageWhitewolf24 says: Man I can't wait for this!!!!Avatar ImageTheWizard says: Omg! Happyness :DAvatar Imagenealiezealbie says: I love harry potter! I can't wait for this game to come out!! Avatar Imagejenbabe705 says: This sounds fantastic. I love the Lego games! They are so funny. I can't wait to get this and play it.Avatar ImagePotions_TA says: I'm getting this the day it comes out, I love the LEGO games. Avatar Imagelunapeeves says: I CAN'T WAIT!!!!!!! ;o)Avatar ImageLisbry says: That game looks so good! Surprisingly so, actually. Can't wait to try it!Avatar Imagealicia00 says: LOL IT LOOKS CUTEAvatar Imagestarfishes16 says: ohh... I ththought that there was a new trailer... *sigh*Avatar Imagedaviejones403 says: looks good to me. Hope it comes out in January. The sooner the betterAvatar Imagedaviejones403 says: looks good to me. Hope it comes out in January. The sooner the betterAvatar Imageleigia says: I look forward to buying the game, though I'm hesitant about year 2 since I have the exact same fear as Ron.Avatar Imagemadcap magician902 says: i will probably buy it, i have all the other lego titlesAvatar ImageLloyd says: Can't wait to play it...Avatar ImageSnoopMK says: Wow! What an awesome-looking game! It looks like it's going to be more fun than the "regular" HP video games. I'm looking forward to buying this one.Avatar ImageZephyrFool says: I still remember playing Star Wars with actual Lego. God, I am old!Avatar ImageBoyWithALightningScar says: I'm actually getting real excited for this game. Playing a LEGO Fang? AwesomeüAvatar ImageBoyWithALightningScar says: *Awesome! Sorry.Avatar Imageexpelliarmus9 says: haha, looks good!! Avatar ImageJTEL99 says: Oh, this game is going to be soooo cool! I can't wait to play it! :DAvatar Imagepfowlerp says: Awesome!!! I’m definitely getting this game!! I agree with TheHeirofSlytherin2, they should included a minifigure from the HP lego sets!!!Avatar Imagesalazarslytherin57 says: I have to get this when it comes outAvatar Imageacciodiana says: Awwww. I just noticed this is Sue's last post. :(Avatar Imageacciodiana says: Awwww. I just noticed this is Sue's last post. :(

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