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As far as video game tie-ins to multi-media franchises go, the Harry Potter series has been largely underserved. While there have been a few attempts to create video games set in the world of Hogwarts and its associated lore, they have mostly been middling at best. However, with the release of Hogwarts Legacy, it seems that finally there is a game that does the franchise justice.
Hogwarts Legacy is an ambitious open-world RPG that allows players to explore the titular wizard school and its environs in ways that have never been possible before. The game is oozing with fan-service, and every nook and cranny of the game world is crammed with references to the books and films.
However, while the game is a love-letter to Potter fans, it is also a technical mess. The game is plagued by performance issues, bugs, and crashes. These problems are especially prevalent on last-gen consoles, where the game is almost unplayably buggy.
Despite its technical failings, Hogwarts Legacy is a must-play for any fan of the Harry Potter franchise. The game is a vast and sprawling open-world, and it provides an unprecedented level of immersion into the wizarding world. While the game is far from perfect, it is a step in the right direction for games set in the Harry Potter universe.