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‘Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’ had a sluggish opening weekend, showing the game does not yet possess the magic of ‘Pokémon Go’

Niantic’s “Harry Potter: Wizards Unite” had a sluggish opening weekend compared with its predecessor “Pokémon Go.” The app-analysis site Sensor Tower reports that “Wizards Unite” was downloaded by 3 million people and that players spent $US1.1 million. “Pokémon Go” was downloaded 24 million times in its opening weekend, and players […]
‘Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’ had a sluggish opening weekend, showing the game does not yet possess the magic of ‘Pokémon Go’
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The creator of ‘Pokémon Go’ is suing an ‘association of hackers’ that it says helps players cheat at its games

Niantic, the creator of “Pokémon Go” and the forthcoming “Harry Potter: Wizards Unite,” has filed suit against Global++, an “association of hackers” that allegedly makes and distributes “hacked” versions of its games. Those versions, which Niantic calls “hacked” and Global++ apparently calls “tweaks,” give players what Niantic says is an […]
The creator of ‘Pokémon Go’ is suing an ‘association of hackers’ that it says helps players cheat at its games