Hogwarts Legacy finally lets players create their very own witch or wizard to attend the titular academy to learn all their favorite spells from the franchise. Many of these spells, such as Alohomora, are required to unlock special abilities or items that are hidden behind otherwise inaccessible locks. This guide will tell you how to get and use Alohomora in Hogwarts Legacy.
What is Alohomora?
Unlocking doors, chests, and other objects has never been more accessible with the magical spell ‘Alohomora.’ Fans of the Harry Potter series are familiar with this spell and its use to magically open locks. For those who aren’t, check out our full list of all spells in the game and what they do.
From a gaming perspective, Hogwarts Legacy also employs this principle in some puzzles, which demand players use Alhoromora to obtain access to specific pathways or items–which could be vital in your adventures. It’s a great staple of this series that keeps fans hoping for more. Now it’s your turn to use the power of Alohomora!
How to Get Alohomora in Hogwarts Hogwarts Legacy
You can get Alohomora in Hogwarts Legacy after completing ‘The Caretaker’s Lunar Lament’ quest in the main story. You need to be at level 14 to complete this side quest. Gladwin Moon, the caretaker of Hogwarts, gives the quest, and he needs you to find his Demiguise Statues. He will teach you the Alohomora spell to open the door, and that’s when you can get Alohomora.
What Alohomora Does & How to Use It
You can use Alohomora in Hogwarts Legacy by approaching the locked door and pressing the Square button once you see the Prompt to use the spell. However, to unlock the door, you must solve a small puzzle with red and green lights on the lock. Here are the steps you need to follow.
- Approach the Door and Press the Square button when you see the Prompt.
- Rotate the outer circle with the Greenlight and hold it there with the analog key phasing to the direction.
- Rotate the inner circle with the red button until you find the sweet spot while holding the green light at the correct position.
- Once you reach the sweet spot, the door will unlock for you to proceed.
Now that you know how to get and use Alohomora in Hogwarts Legacy, which helps you to navigate the game easily. Don’t forget to keep an eye out for other magical abilities and spells that you can use to make your journey even more magical. Good luck!
Hogwarts Legacy is available on PC, PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo Switch