Now that Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is out on iOS and Android, fans have been eager to enroll in magic school and start playing. However, like with many RPGs, you may end up changing your mind about the choices you made early on in the game and would like to find a way to start fresh with a new profile or character. Maybe you got sorted into the wrong house, or perhaps you just aren’t happy with your wand choice. Whatever the case may be, we’ll show you how to reset Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery so that you can easily restart the game from the beginning.
How to Reset Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery
Typically, resetting a mobile game usually involves uninstalling the app and clearing out the app data from your device in order to do a clean install. Unfortunately, these steps don’t seem to work for restarting Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery. However, the actual steps for resetting the game are equally as simple.
Players have done some digging and discovered an easy way to reset Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery in just a few steps, without having to uninstall anything. The process involves disconnecting from your WiFi connection and restarting the game. Here’s what you have to do to reset Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery:
- Quit the game and close the app if you have it open.
- Disconnect from the internet by turning off your WiFi and data.
- Start the game without WiFi. The game should show an error message.
- Close the game and turn your WiFi back on.
- After reconnecting to WiFi, restart the game.
If you correctly followed the steps above, then you should begin back at the witch/wizard selection screen when you restart the game again. From here, you should now be able to start fresh with a new game in Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery.
Since you’re starting over, make sure you know the different wand choices in Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery in case you weren’t happy with your wand selection the first time.