Following on from the smash hit success of LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4, Warner Bros. Interactive has today announced that it will be bringing the sequel, LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 to the Wii in Q4 2011. Based on the last three Harry Potter books and final four films, the game takes players through Harry Potter’s heroic adventures in the Muggle and wizarding worlds, including such well-known locations as Privet Drive in Little Whinging, Diagon Alley, Hogsmeade and Hogwarts, as well as new locations such as Grimmauld Place, the Ministry of Magic, and Godric’s Hollow. Along the way, fans will encounter new faces, new challenges and new magic, as they prepare for the ultimate face-off against Lord Voldemort.
“In LEGO*Harry Potter: Years 5-7, we are giving gamers a truly epic conclusion to the most successful movie franchise in history with delightful gameplay for fans of all ages,” said Tom Stone, Managing Director, TT Games. “We have built upon the first game and are giving fans even more magical abilities, puzzle solving and exploration, in addition to our distinctive brand of hilarious LEGO humour and charm.”LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 builds on the magical gameplay, lessons and potion-making skills learned in the first game, equiping gamers with the tools necessary to challenge a host of new foes as well as some familiar ones (including He Who Must Not Be Named). The game is action-packed from start to finish, with lots of new lessons, spells and bonus content to keep even the most ardent Harry Potter fan happy.