Mobile game

Zynga’s Magical Match-3 mobile game Harry Potter: Puzzles & Spells celebrates its first anniversary

SAN FRANCISCO – (COMMERCIAL THREAD)–Today, Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, announced that its Magic Match-3 mobile game, Harry Potter: puzzles and spells, celebrates its first anniversary with a full week of festivities. Starting today, fans around the world are invited to join in the celebration with a seven-day list of freebies, events, raffles and new content commemorating the occasion.

Since its launch in September 2020, Harry Potter: puzzles and spells delighted fans with its authentic wizarding world puzzles and gameplay. With over 2,000 puzzle levels in the main player’s journey, the game continues to invite players together to revel in the fun and excitement of Hogwarts with new content and events. Shining a light on the journey players have taken in the game on this first anniversary, Zynga has released a new trailer showcasing the highlights of the game.

“We are incredibly proud of the accolades and the welcome we Harry Potter: puzzles and spells received, but we are even more inspired and touched by the players who have joined us on this journey, ”said Yaron Leyvand, Executive Vice President, Games at Zynga. “We are delighted to celebrate this milestone with fans and look forward to opening the next chapter of the game, together. ”

Inspired by Dudley Dursley’s most memorable birthday, starting this week, a new in-game ‘London Zoo’ themed event will invite players to collect ‘goodies’ on their game board to earn prizes. reward chests. Bringing a serpentine touch to this birthday-inspired event, players can match up next to mysterious boxes on their game board to free the python inside. Starting September 23, players can join a treasured Hogwarts lore with the in-game House Pride event, completing puzzles to earn points for their house with results tracked in a global leaderboard. From September 22 to 24, players who log into the game will receive a daily in-game birthday gift to further celebrate the occasion.

Throughout the anniversary week, visitors to the Harry Potter: puzzles and spells Twitter, Facebook and Instagram channels will be invited to post their favorite memory of the game tagged #PuzzlesAndSpellsAnniversary. Three players will be randomly chosen to win an anniversary prize package, containing in-game currency, items, bonus packs and more.

In Harry Potter: puzzles and spells, players enter a Match-3 adventure brimming with spells, humor, colors, and characters from the Harry Potter series. With the soundtrack and voiceover recordings of the original Harry Potter films, fans follow an authentic and moving account of Harry’s journey through the Wizarding World. Earning special spells and boosts as they advance, players solve Match-3 puzzles populated by Hopping Chocolate Frogs, Floating Wing Keys, Wizard-Fighting Chess Pieces, and other unexpected obstacles and items. In the spirit of camaraderie and friendly competition at Hogwarts, players can join or form clubs with other fans to socialize, collaborate on puzzle strategies, share lives, and compete for prizes at club events. exclusive.

Harry Potter: puzzles and spells is playable on iOS and Android devices around the world, as well as on Amazon Kindle and Facebook. For more information and to connect with other fans, follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, and visit the game’s website at

For support items visit:

About Zynga

Zynga is a global leader in interactive entertainment with a mission to connect the world through games. With massive global reach in over 175 countries and regions, Zynga has a diverse portfolio of popular game franchises that have been downloaded over four billion times on mobile, including CSR raceâ„¢, Empires and puzzlesâ„¢, Hair challengeâ„¢, Harry Potter: puzzles and spellsâ„¢, High heels!â„¢, Merge the Dragons!â„¢, Merge the magic!â„¢, Queen beeâ„¢, Cartoon explosionâ„¢, Toy explosionâ„¢, Words with friendsâ„¢ and Zynga Pokerâ„¢. With Chartboost, a leading mobile advertising and monetization platform, Zynga is an industry-leading next-generation platform capable of optimizing programmatic advertising and returns at scale. Founded in 2007, Zynga is headquartered in California with sites in North America, Europe and Asia. For more information visit or follow Zynga on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook or the Zynga Blog.

About Warner Bros. Games

Warner Bros. Games, a division of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Inc., is a leading global publisher, developer, licensor and distributor of entertainment content for the interactive space across all platforms, including console, portable, mobile and PC games. for internal and third party game titles. Additional information on Warner Bros. Games are available on

About Portkey games

Portkey Games, from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, is the games label dedicated to creating new Wizarding World video and mobile game experiences that place the player at the center of their own adventure, inspired by the original stories of JK Rowling. Portkey Games gives players the ability to make their own narrative choices and engage in the wizarding world to create new and unique experiences. The label was created to provide players and fans with new gaming experiences that allow them to immerse themselves in the magic of the Wizarding World in an immersive way where they can define their own Wizarding World story.

WIZARDING WORLD, HARRY POTTER Publishing rights © JK Rowling. HARRY POTTER: PUZZLES & SPELLS, PORTKEY GAMES, WIZARDING WORLD and HARRY POTTER characters, names and associated signs © and ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. ™ Zynga Inc. All rights reserved.

WB SHIELD: ™ & © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. (s21)

Contest rules

* No purchase necessary; will not improve the odds. 18+ US residents. 09/22/21 to 09/29/21 PT. Subject to official rules at; see for odds, pricing details and restrictions. Void where prohibited. Sponsor: Zynga.

Forward-looking statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements relating, among other things, to game features and time-limited events and promotions in Harry Potter: puzzles and spells. Forward-looking statements often include words such as “prospect”, “planned”, “planned”, “intention”, “will”, “anticipate”, “believe”, “target”, “expect” and Statements in the strained future are generally forward-looking. The realization or success of the matters covered by these forward-looking statements involves important risks, uncertainties and assumptions. We should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which are based on information available to us as of the date hereof. We assume no obligation to update these statements. Further information about these risks, uncertainties and assumptions are or will be described in more detail in our public filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”), copies of which may be obtained by visiting our Relationships website. investors at or the SEC website at