Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is an augmented reality mobile game developed by Niantic and WB Games San Francisco, and published by Niantic, under license from Portkey Games.
The game is based on the Wizarding World of Harry Potter franchise, created by J. K. Rowling.
Niantic is an American game development company based in San Francisco that is best known for developing the augmented reality mobile games Ingress, Pokémon Go, and Harry Potter: Wizards Unite.
The company was formed as Niantic Labs in 2010 as an internal startup within Google. The company later became an independent entity in October 2015. Niantic has offices in San Francisco, Bellevue, Los Angeles, Sunnyvale, Hong Kong, Tokyo and London.
Niantic is the company that employs the developers that created Harry Potter: Wizards Unite.
WB Games San Francisco
WB Games San Francisco is an American game developerbased in San Francisco, California. It is a subsidiary of Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, which holds the rights to the Harry Potter film franchise and all its merchandise. They were founded in 2013 by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment to "specialize in developing and publishing high-quality, free-to-play, mobile, social and browser-based games".
WB Games San Francisco is the company that ensures that the interests of Warner Bros Entertainment and their ownership of the Wizarding World IP is protected.
Portkey Games is a computer game label owned by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. The subsidiary was founded in 2017 to create gaming experiences related to the Wizarding World of J. K. Rowling.
Portkey Games is the company under which all Harry Potter mobile games is published.