As Harry Potter opens in cinemas, so the official videogame whooshes to the top of the UK all-formats chart.
Weasley getting excited now.
Electronic Arts and Warner Bros. will release the new Harry Potter game here on 3rd July, a couple of weeks before the new film (17th July).
EA has decided to bin its standalone Casual label, according to a statement.
EA plans to launch the sixth adventure of bespectacled hero Harry Potter in summer 2009, alongside the pushed-back big-screen release. They're both out in July.
Away from Planet GTA and the column-inch-hogging torrent of associated mega-numbers, another stat smuggled through in a press release this week said just as much about today's games market as any midnight queues outside your local ASDA.
Electronic Arts has unsurprisingly revealed plans to accompany the upcoming Harry Potter film with a game.
Oh no we know what happens!