The upcoming open world Harry Potter game is currently the best selling game on Steam.
Hogwarts Legacy is currently the best selling game on Valve’s storefront, despite the fact were still a month away from release. Gamers around the world have been patiently waiting for Hogwarts Legacy since it was first announced back in 2020.
Originally, the game was planned to release in 2021, but multiple delays have pushed the date back to February 10 2023 for Xbox Series X, PS5, and PC. Xbox One and PlayStation 4 players will have to wait until April 4, and Switch players will have to wait even longer with the game releasing on Nintendo’s platform on July 25.
The pre-order data shows just how strong the games debut will be when it launches next month. Hogwarts Legacy was sitting at number 2 on Steams best sellers list, before jumping to the top spot. Even overtaking huge free-to-play games like CS:GO and Lost Ark.
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The amount of pre-order sales for the game is hardly surprising when you consider that Harry Potter is one of the biggest franchises in the world.
Hogwarts Legacy launches February 10 for PS5, PC, and Xbox Series X with PS4 and Xbox One versions launching April 4, and the Switch version is releasing July 25.