On February 18, 2022, Horizon Forbidden West, the direct successor to the Guerrilla Games adventure from 2017, will be released. The story is set about six months after the events of Horizon Zero Dawn. Once again, Aloy will be the protagonist of the game, which will be available exclusively for PS5 and PS4. In the PlayStation Blog, the creators have now revealed detailed details about the development of Aloy, which they made during this time.

Before her journey to the west, the machine hunter went in search of how she could stop the strange red plague that players already know from Horizon Zero Dawn. During this mission, Aloy lost a large part of her equipment. Fans can relive this adventure in the five editions of Titan Comics’ sun hawk collection. Now the protagonist is on her way to the border area of ​​Forbidden West. According to the creators, Aloy still feels like an outsider without a real home – despite her new friendships. This topic will be explored further in the sequel.

As we did in the gameplay for Horizon Forbidden West (buy now € 89.99) have seen, players get more freedom in exploring the game world. This is ensured by brand-new items such as the pull turret or the shield wing. But fans can also recognize the evolution of Aloy in the combat movements, animations or equipment. The release on PS5 gives the title a higher level of detail. But Guerrilla Games makes it clear that the PS4 version will run and look fantastic too. In particular, the character models have been improved in the successor. You can find many more details about the development of Aloy in Horizon Forbidden West on the PlayStation Blog.

Those: PlayStation Blog

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