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Niantic announces January's events for Harry Potter Wizards Unite

Harry Potter Wizards Unite January 2020 Dumbledore
Harry Potter Wizards Unite January 2020 Dumbledore (Image credit: Niantic)

What you need to know

  • The Frosty Foundables Event will run from January 7 to January 14, 2020.
  • Community Day will be held on January 18, 2020 and feature an influx of Wonders of the Wizarding World Foundables, in particular Foe Glasses and Whomping Willows.
  • Then, the next Brilliant Event will begin on January 21 with a focus on Dumbledore.

In addition to the Frosty Foundables Event announced last week, Niantic has announced the rest of January 2020's events for Harry Potter Wizards Unite. After the conclusion of the Frosty Foundables Event on January 14, 2020, players will have the January Community Day to look forward to. Held on January 18, Community Day will have players returning Wonders of the Wizarding World foundables to fill in their Room of Requirement Registry Page. Particularly rare Foundables will include the Foe Glass and the Whomping Willow.

Then, beginning on January 21, wizards and witches will have one week to complete part one of the Darkest of Times Brilliant Event. This Brilliant Event will focus on the former Headmaster of Hogwarts, Albus Dumbledore. Players will be able to find increased Dumbledore and Fawkes Foundables until January 28. The second part of the Darkest of Times Brilliant Event will take place at some point in February and feature Foundables focused on Dumbledore's battle with Voldemort, including the Pensieve.

As more details are released, we will be sure to update you. In the meantime, players are encouraged to follow the official Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for updates. Players can also visit the official Harry Potter Wizards Unite comunity to connect with other players and share their love of Harry Potter and Wizards Unite. Also, be sure to check out our Harry Potter Wizards Unite guides to up your game!

Harry Potter accessories we love

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Hogwarts phone case (opens in new tab) ($10 at Amazon)

Show your love of the Potterverse, and protect your phone with this beautiful faux-leather case. The Hogwarts crest burns bright on the front with plenty of room inside for some cash and cards too.

RavPower Ace

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RAVPower Ace (opens in new tab) ($40 at Amazon)

You don't want to run out of juice while battling baddies in Fortresses, now do you? Make sure you've got backup power with this quality but inexpensive

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Hogwarts House PopSocket (opens in new tab) ($15 at Amazon)

Represent your house with a secure way to grip your phone while walking on your magical adventure casting spells and securing Foundables.

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Harry Potter Over The Ear Headphones (opens in new tab) ($25 at Amazon)

Show your love of Harry Potter to the whole world, while shutting that same world out with these funky headphones from ihome.

Casian Holly has been writing about gaming at iMore since 2019, but their real passion is Pokémon. From the games to the anime, cards and toys, they eat, sleep, and breathe all things Pokémon. You can check out their many Pokémon Go and Pokémon Sword and Shield guides and coverage here on iMore.