Witch or Wizard in Hogwarts Legacy: Does it change the story?

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One of the first key decisions you’ll have to make in Hogwarts Legacy is whether you want to play as a Witch or a Wizard – but does this choice change the story? Let’s find out.

Witches and Wizards alike can finally dive into the expansive open world of Hogwarts Legacy. Players can navigate a fully realized Hogwarts and carve out their own story separate from Harry Potter’s established adventures.

Before you start casting spells or take to the skies with your broom, however, you’ll need to decide how your character will look in the game, and whether you’ll become a Witch or a Wizard.

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Many fans understandably want to know if this choice will impact the game’s story, so here’s everything you need to know about being a Witch or Wizard, and how to change your character’s appearance.

Witch or Wizard in Hogwarts Legacy?

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Which should you pick in Hogwarts Legacy – a witch or a wizard?

When customizing your character in Hogwarts Legacy, you will be asked to choose between a Witch and a Wizard – which has left many wondering if it changes the story or ending.

The story does not change based on whether you are a Witch or Wizard in Hogwarts Legacy, so don’t worry about it. You can freely choose the path you think will best fit your authentic character without any repercussions.

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Once you’ve picked the Wizard or Witch route, that’s not the end of your journey where customization is confirmed, as you can also change the way they look at different points in the game.

Hogwarts Legacy change appearance guide

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You can change how your character looks at different points in Hogwarts Legacy.

Those looking to tweak the way their character appears in Hogwarts Legacy will need to find barbershops or beauticians to do so. These are dotted across the map, so just look out for them on your travels.

If you’re looking to change the appearance of your Wizard or Witch, check out our full guide here.

If you’re looking for more Hogwarts Legacy guides, we’ve linked a few below for you to take a look at.

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