Wizards Unite 2.5.0 is currently rolling out around the world and brings a large number of new features including details on the Halloween Event.

This update was previously unintentionally released on the Samsung Galaxy Store. The official release came October 15th and is now available for everyone.

Patch Notes

Get ready for October Community Day on 10/19! Also, there will be a special Halloween Event on 10/31! Stay tuned for more details!

Wizarding Challenges:
Added a new Chamber Lobby experience! If you join a Chamber with other players, you can now tap Ready to let your teammates know you are ready to join the fight! Likewise, you will now see when other players are ready to start the Challenge. As a solo player, you can now skip pass the start timer by tapping Start and being dropped straight into the Chamber!

Greenhouses:
Greenhouses now always provide Spell Energy along with Ingredients

Photo Mode:
Added photo mode for the Golden Snitch Foundable

Potions:
When using Dawdle Draught, you will now see a pop up when the Potion prevented an Encounter from fleeing

Ministry ID Portrait:
House-specific items will now be grouped together. Tap on the Gryffindor House items to see items for the other Hogwarts Houses.
Lenses and Frames rewarded from events will now be grouped together

General:
Added “Download Essential Assets” to the settings menu for users with limited device storage. Choosing this option will download some of the game assets ahead of time but will not download all the game assets.
Removed the badge (red dot) from Download All Assets in Settings


As always we take a deeper look into the files of the game and see what is “actually” new. Heres what was found. Thanks for zviznemte from our discord for the information.

Halloween Event

Title of the eventHarrowing Halloween
DescriptionIn response to the wizarding world’s Halloween celebrations, the Calamity has manifested Slytherin’s Basilsk in a new Fortress Chamber. Engage with extreme caution.
Passport TitleBreaker of Basilisks
Fortress ChamberHarrowing Halloween Chamber
Halloween TaskUse Dark Arts Runes in Fortresses and defeat {AMOUNT} Basilisks.

 

Gifting

Text relating to Gifting has been found in the update – A long-awaited feature allowing you to send gifts to your friends via “Owl Post” Remember you can find Wizards Unite friends by clicking here.

Gifts are packages of useful items that you can send to your Friends via Owl Post. They may contain rare Potion Ingredients, Spell Energy, Runestones, and even Foundables!

Find gifts by dining at Inns, harvesting Greenhouses, and completing Wizarding Challenges. You can send a limited number of gifts each day, and a Friend must open your gift before you can send them another one.

Players get gifts by the following

  • Dining at Inns
  • Harvesting at Greenhouses
  • Completing Wizarding Challenges

The three types of gifts are

  • Energetic Giftbox – rewarding Spell Energy
  • Herbal Giftbox – rewarding Ingredients
  • Ancients Giftbox – rewarding Runestones

New Tasks

A huge amount of new tasks to complete – keeping the game fresh.

  • Perform {AMOUNT} {MASTERY} Spell Casts in a row.
  • Earn {AMOUNT} Wizarding XP from Wizarding Challenges.
  • Earn {AMOUNT} Wizarding XP from Traces on the Map.
  • Earn {AMOUNT} Wizarding XP from Greenhouses.
  • Earn {AMOUNT} Wizarding XP from Inns.
  • Earn {AMOUNT} Wizarding XP. Earn {AMOUNT} Wizarding XP from Portkeys.
  • Earn {AMOUNT} Wizarding XP from Assignments.
  • Earn {AMOUNT} Wizarding XP from store packs in Diagon Alley.
  • Place {AMOUNT} {COLLECTION_ID} Runestones in the {CHAMBER_ID} Wizarding Challenge Chamber.
  • Place {AMOUNT} level {LEVEL}+ Runestones in the {CHAMBER_ID} Wizarding Challenge Chamber.
  • Place {AMOUNT} {RUNESTONE_ID}s in the {CHAMBER_ID} Wizarding Challenge Chamber.
  • Place {AMOUNT} level {LEVEL}+ {COLLECTION_ID} Runestones in the {CHAMBER_ID} Wizarding Challenge Chamber.
  • Place {AMOUNT} Runestones in the {ID} Wizarding Challenge Chamber.
  • Place {AMOUNT} level {LEVEL}+ {COLLECTION_ID} Runestones in a Wizarding Challenge Chamber.
  • Place {AMOUNT} {ID} Runestones in a Wizarding Challenge Chamber.
  • Place {AMOUNT} level {LEVEL}+ Runestones in a Wizarding Challenge Chamber.
  • Place {AMOUNT} Runestones in a Wizarding Challenge Chamber.
  • Place {AMOUNT} {ID}s in a Wizarding Challenge Chamber.
  • Complete {AMOUNT} Wizarding Challenges in your highest Chamber.
  • Complete {AMOUNT} Wizarding Challenges with {PLAYERS} Teammates in your highest Chamber.
  • Use {AMOUNT} {ID} Potions in Wizarding Challenges.
  • Use {AMOUNT} Potions in Wizarding Challenges.

Dark Witch

Two different variants of the Dark Witch were already found