Dropping a Portkey on the floor, looted from the various foundable encounters, opens up a portal into a fully immersive VR room.
According to this article, one of the Portkeys available will transport you to Olivander’s Wand Shop, where you're free to pick up items in which you'll gain experience points for.READ MORE
The Calamity is causing the wizarding world and the muggle world to merge. After the muggles recorded a Niffler in an arcade machine in England, and several riderless Nimbus 2000s were spotted flying over a motorway, we now have what looks like to be a bigger breach. The Canadian government have posted a job advertisement for 'Various Administrative Wizardry Positions' on their official website.READ MORE
Wizards Unite has appeared on the Android app store. The exicting news is that there's a 90-day limit until apps must be released, meaning we'll have our beloved wizarding world in our hands quicker than we think. Niantic has warned that low-end Android devices will not be compatible. As for Apple devices, we'll have to wait and see.OPEN APP STORE
There are two types of foundables, passive and battle. In passive encounters you'll be assisting a person or magical creature. In battle encounters you'll be casting offensive spells against Death Eaters, Werewolves and other enemies with the risk of your health dropping to 0. Niantic have included the Protego spell allowing you to defend yourself from attacks.READ MORE
The Auror is a damage based class led by Harry Potter. Aurors specialise in casting combat spells and will have bonuses in encounters with dark wizards. The Auror skill tree focuses on increasing the damage output through new spells, abilities and passives.
The Magizoologist specialises in the assistance of magical creatures. Led by Newt, they have bonuses in creature encounters, from freeing a Demiguise to fighting off Dragons.
The Professor is support based, pursuing the use of herbs and potions. It's speculated that Professors will have access to a range of buffs and utilities. Led by Professor McGonagall.