Co-published and co-developed by Niantic and WB Games, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is part of Portkey Games, a games label dedicated to creating video game and mobile experiences inspired by the Wizarding World, and will launch in 2019.
The move follows growing concern at the ability of large tech firms to minimise their tax liabilities by processing sales and profits through low tax jurisdictions, actions which have raised the ire of both competitors and many consumers.
The tie-up with LG U+ means 1.05 million U+tv consumers with a UHD2 set-top box will be able to access the service from Starting November 16th. The service will then be further rolled out at a later date.
Available as a Dual Format release as of the Eureka Classics range, director John Schlesinger’s World War II epic is described as “a war film without battle scenes,” which instead focuses on relationships far from the front, examining the romantic entanglements between the stationed U.S. soldiers and the locals in a small town in Northern England in the 1944 period before the Normandy landings.
Starring Jason Momoa in the title role, the film reveals the origin story of half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry and takes him on the journey of his lifetime—one that will not only force him to face who he really is, but to discover if he is worthy of who he was born to be… a king.