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Hogwarts Legacy Release Date Unveiled: Magic Awaits

By Mazen "Mithrie" Turkmani
Published: January 19, 2022 at 1:29 PM GMT

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Key Takeaways

Game Company Values

Geoff Keighley recently shared some interesting information about the market values of various game companies on Twitter. According to his tweet, the remaining game companies and their market caps are as follows: EA at $38B, Take Two at $18B, Nexon at $15B, Bandai Namco at $15B, Embracer at $10B, Netmarble at $7B, Ubisoft at $7B, Konami at $6B, Square Enix at $5.6B, Capcom at $4.9B, and Sega at $3.6B.

This information has sparked speculations about potential acquisitions in the gaming industry. Many people have expressed their hopes regarding which companies they would like to see acquired by others. For example, some wish for PlayStation to acquire Square Enix and Capcom, while others hope that Nintendo will take over Sega. There are also those who believe that Microsoft should acquire Ubisoft due to Ubisoft's strong presence in the PC gaming market.

However, whether these acquisitions will actually happen remains uncertain. While the market values of these companies are certainly substantial, whether they are willing to be acquired and whether the acquiring companies have the resources and strategies to make such moves are factors that will heavily influence any potential acquisitions. It will be interesting to see how things unfold in the future and if these various platforms will indeed acquire the mentioned game studios.

Banjo Kazooie on Nintendo Switch

Exciting news for fans of the classic game Banjo Kazooie! Nintendo recently announced that Banjo Kazooie is coming to the Nintendo Switch. The official Nintendo tweet stated, "Embark on a wild quest with an unlikely pair. The adventures of Banjo and Kazooie begin here. Banjo Kazooie is coming to Nintendo Switch for Nintendo Switch online expansion pass members on the 20th of January 2022."

Banjo Kazooie is a beloved game, especially among those who grew up in the era when it was originally released. The game offers a delightful blend of platforming gameplay, memorable characters, and a charming world to explore. With its release on the Nintendo Switch, fans will now have the opportunity to relive their childhood memories or experience the game for the first time on a portable console.

The addition of Banjo Kazooie to the Nintendo Switch online expansion pass is a great incentive for players to subscribe to the service. This expansion pass offers a wide range of classic Nintendo games, and Banjo Kazooie is a valuable addition to the lineup. Whether you're a long-time fan or new to the game, the arrival of Banjo Kazooie on the Nintendo Switch is certainly something to look forward to.

Hogwarts Legacy Release Date

Harry Potter fans, rejoice! The highly anticipated game, Hogwarts Legacy, is set to be released in 2022., the official website for the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts franchises, recently made the exciting announcement. Developed by Avalanche Software and published by Warner Bros. Games under the Portkey Games label, Hogwarts Legacy is an action RPG that takes players on a magical journey set during the late 1800s in the wizarding world.

In this game, players will have the opportunity to experience the life of a student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry like never before. They will learn powerful spells, brew potions, hone combat skills, and even tame magical beasts. The choices made by the player will shape the fate of the entire wizarding world, adding a sense of immersion and agency to the gameplay.

The trailer for Hogwarts Legacy has captivated fans and generated a great deal of excitement. It showcases stunning visuals, an immersive Hogwarts environment, and thrilling gameplay moments. The attention to detail and the commitment to creating an authentic wizarding world experience are evident in every frame of the trailer.

As with any highly anticipated game, there is always the concern of potential delays. However, fans are hopeful that Hogwarts Legacy will be released as scheduled in 2022. The anticipation for this game is undeniable, and fans are eagerly awaiting the opportunity to embark on their own magical adventure in the world of Harry Potter.

In conclusion, the gaming industry continues to evolve and surprise us with exciting news and announcements. Whether it's the market values of game companies, the arrival of classic games on new platforms, or the release of highly anticipated titles like Hogwarts Legacy, there is always something to look forward to in the world of gaming. As gamers, we can't help but be excited about the future of this dynamic and ever-growing industry.

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