Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix - Review

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Ages: Ten+

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix the Video Game will be released on June 26th, 2007 on all platforms. The games will have all of the following game features. In addition, the Wii and the DS versions will have additional opportunities for player involvement that are machine dependent.

Discover the real Hogwarts
Explore the Hogwarts from the movie and discover its magical secrets. Talk to the portraits, complete their missions and gain passwords for shortcuts around Hogwarts. The player can interact with everything, gain discovery points and unlock secrets in the Room of Rewards.

Recruit Dumbledores Army
Find and recruit the members of Dumbledores Army. The game's non-linear gameplay allows the player to choose where they go, what they do and when they do it, in Hogwarts.

Go to Hogwarts classes
Complete side-missions for teachers and attend Herbology, Charms, Transfiguration and Potions classes to earn O.W.L. grades. Achieving Outstanding opens secret areas of the castle!

Play Wizard Games
Compete in Exploding Snap, Gobstones and Wizard Chess leagues throughout Hogwarts and beat the best from each house.

Experience the movie in the game
Play the key moments from movie from the Dementor Attack in Little Whinging to the ferocious battles at the Ministry of Magic. Experience the most authentic-to-the-movie game experience in Harry Potter history: the castle is built from movie blueprints and on-set reference; the actors are head scanned and use their real voices; plus you will hear the key Harry Potter music theme.

Play other characters
Fly Fred and George out of Hogwarts as they escape Umbridges regime. Protect Harry as Sirius Black as you confront Bellatrix and Lucius Malfoy in the Ministry of Magic. Play Dumbledore in his momentous final confrontation with Voldemort.

Posted by: Editor - 06/07

  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  • © Electronic Arts
  • Platform(s): WVISTA Wii GBDS PlayStation3 PS3 PS2 PSP XBox360