More

    Wizards Unite has been updated to 2.4.0 and we can skip catch animations!

    We will only give you the major updates, not the bug fixes unless they are Erumpet sized bugs!

    Like all Niantic games Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is a living breathing thing that needs constant adjustment and balancing to make keep it enjoyable. As such, the game receives a steady stream of updates to the app to reflect those changes.

    A lot of those updates are bugfixes — small changes to address spelling errors or small game issues — but sometimes Niantic makes some serious changes that address major issues in the game. This is where we will record those changes for you to see, and maybe discuss the most important of them.

    Version 2.4.0: hurrying us along

    • Encounters: When you successfully cast a spell and return a Foundable, you will now be able to skip through the return animation by tapping on the screen. This will only be possible once you have already returned 1 fragment of a Foundable.

    • Registry: Bogrod the Goblin is now available in Photo Mode.

    • Portrait: You will no longer have to tap each Lens, Frames or Stickers in your Ministry ID Portrait to dismiss the new item badge (red dot).

    • Portkeys: If you open multiple Portkeys at once, you will now only get one dialog box to let you know you have unlocked one or more Portkeys. The Portkey Rewards screen will show even if you’re unable to tap 5 Wrackspurts or you leave the Portkey unexpectedly.

    • Ministry ID: Tap and hold Achievement badges in your Ministry ID to get a reminder of which Achievement you completed to receive the badge.

    • Wizarding Challenges: Fixed an issue with Recommended Grade for Chambers being displayed in red text if the player’s Grade is equal to the recommended Grade.

    This update is full of changes to speed our game up a little it seems. Having all the Portkeys open with one notification is huge if you are like me and try to make them open close to each other and being able to skip the animations when you capture Foundables is going to be so great.

    Some of the animations are a lot of fun to watch but really only the first time. The rest of the time they get repetitive. Removing the red dots on screen is another great quality of life change as well, especially if, like me, your camera isn’t working and you can’t use any of the things that have red dots!

    How to update Wizards Unite

    Updating an iOS app is easy. Just follow these simple steps.

    1. Open the App Store app.
    2. Tap Updates on the bottom of the screen.
    3. Tap the Update button next to an app or game that needs to be updated.

    The update works similar to downloading a new app or game. It will download and install onto your iPhone. When the installation is complete, you can tap the app or game to open and use it.

    Harry Potter accessories we love

    Hogwarts phone case

    $10 at Amazon

    Show your love of the Potterverse, and protect your phone with this beautiful faux-leather case. The Hogwarts crest burns bright on the front with plenty of room inside for some cash and cards too.

    RAVPower Ace

    $40 at Amazon

    You don’t want to run out of juice while battling baddies in Fortresses, now do you? Make sure you’ve got backup power with this quality but inexpensive

    Hogwarts House PopSocket

    $15 at Amazon

    Represent your house with a secure way to grip your phone while walking on your magical adventure casting spells and securing Foundables.

    Harry Potter Over The Ear Headphones

    $25 at Amazon

    Show your love of Harry Potter to the whole world, while shutting that same world out with these funky headphones from ihome.

    Recent Articles

    See the making of “Mythic Quest: Quarantine” in new behind the scenes video

    Go behind the scenes of "Mythic Quest: Quarantine". What you need to know Ubisoft has posted a behind the scenes look at "Mythic Quest: Quarantine". Executive producer...

    ‘Struggling’ Zuckerberg decides doing nothing is best when it comes to Trump

    Mark Zuckerberg has officially weighed in and —surprise! — after much deliberation has decided that doing nothing is the right and just thing. On Friday...

    Here’s how an unknown TikTok clone topped the App Store charts

    Been on the App Store over the past few days? You might have noticed a curious new free iPhone app in the number one...

    Twitter Lets Users Schedule Tweets in Advance via @MattGSouthern

    Twitter now offers its own method of scheduling tweets in advance, a feature that was once only available with third-party tools.The post Twitter Lets...

    Twitter’s Web App Now Supports Saved Drafts, Scheduled Tweets

    What began as an experiment last fall is now rolling out to all main web app users. Twitter this week announced a new feature that lets folks...

    Latest Stories

    Stay on op - Ge the daily news in your inbox

    Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!
    Translate »