Horizon Forbidden West – News, Reviews, Videos, and More

Horizon Forbidden West Box Art
Publisher
Sony
Developer
Guerrilla Games
Platforms
PS5, PS4
Release Date
18 February 2022: WW: PS4, PS5
Genre
Role Playing

Game Overview:

Horizon Forbidden West is an open world action RPG developed by Guerrilla Games and published by Sony.

It is a direct sequel to Horizon Zero Dawn and sees protagonist Aloy traveling to post-apocalyptic western America.

Latest Updates For Horizon Forbidden West

Horizon VR Game Being Developed by Firesprite Studios – Rumour

Horizon VR Game Being Developed by Firesprite Studios – Rumour

The newest member of the PlayStation Studios family might be at work on a virtual reality game set in Guerrilla's Horizon series.

Horizon Forbidden West Will Offer Free PS4-to-PS5 Upgrades After All

Horizon Forbidden West Will Offer Free PS4-to-PS5 Upgrades After All

PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan also confirms $10 upgrade options will be offered on all future cross-gen releases, including Gran Turismo 7 and the next God of War.

Sony is Doubling Down on Cynical PS5 Pricing with Horizon Forbidden West

Sony is Doubling Down on Cynical PS5 Pricing with Horizon Forbidden West

Horizon Forbidden West continues the trend of first party exclusives adopting unpopular pricing models on the PS5.

Horizon Forbidden West is Now Available to Pre-order, Digital Deluxe Edition Revealed

Horizon Forbidden West is Now Available to Pre-order, Digital Deluxe Edition Revealed

The Digital Deluxe Edition includes the PS4 and PS5 versions, Elite items, the digital soundtrack and art book, and more for $80.

Horizon Forbidden West Officially Delayed to February 18th, 2022

Horizon Forbidden West Officially Delayed to February 18th, 2022

Guerrilla Games has confirmed that development is in the final stage. Meanwhile, Horizon Zero Dawn receives 60 FPS support on PS5.

Genshin Impact – Gameplay of Horizon Zero Dawn’s Aloy Leaked

Genshin Impact – Gameplay of Horizon Zero Dawn’s Aloy Leaked

Releasing October 13th for PS4 and PS5 players first, Aloy can throw a projectile that splits on impact or unleash a Cryo arrow with large AoE.

Horizon Forbidden West Delayed to Q1 2022 – Rumor

Horizon Forbidden West Delayed to Q1 2022 – Rumor

Citing a "person familiar with the matter," Bloomberg's Jason Schreier says the decision behind the delay was made "a little while ago."

Horizon Forbidden West Could be Delayed to 2022 – Rumor

Horizon Forbidden West Could be Delayed to 2022 – Rumor

Jeff Grubb says he's "hearing" about a potential delay but that it's not a "sure thing." Next State of Play is also apparently in September.

Next God of War Will Receive a New Trailer in August – Rumor

Next God of War Will Receive a New Trailer in August – Rumor

Horizon Forbidden West will also receive more trailers and a release date this Summer according to an insider on Reddit.

Horizon Forbidden West Dev Says Cross-Gen Development isn’t “Limiting in Any Way”

Horizon Forbidden West Dev Says Cross-Gen Development isn’t “Limiting in Any Way”

Game director Mathijs de Jonge says that having to develop the game for the PS4 hasn't limited the developer's vision in any way.

Horizon Forbidden West Has Some Destructible Environments, But Not “Full-Scale Destructibility”

Horizon Forbidden West Has Some Destructible Environments, But Not “Full-Scale Destructibility”

Game director Mathijs de Jonge explains that though there is some destructibility, "it's not like the entire world can be destroyed."

Horizon Forbidden West is “in the Final Stages of Development”

Horizon Forbidden West is “in the Final Stages of Development”

"There's still a lot to do with a game of this size and magnitude, but we're in the final stages," says game director Mathijs de Jonge.

God of War: Ragnarok Was Reportedly Always Intended as a Cross-Gen Release

God of War: Ragnarok Was Reportedly Always Intended as a Cross-Gen Release

As was Guerrilla Games' Horizon Forbidden West- although the decision to make Gran Turismo 7 was allegedly only recently made.

Horizon Forbidden West – Free Climbing, World Size, and More Revealed

Horizon Forbidden West – Free Climbing, World Size, and More Revealed

Players will be able to climb anywhere in the wild frontiers of the Forbidden West. The map design is also a "little bit bigger" with more density and content.

Horizon Forbidden West Features “Greatly Expanded Melee” Combat, New Workbench for Upgrades

Horizon Forbidden West Features “Greatly Expanded Melee” Combat, New Workbench for Upgrades

Upgrading armor and weapons will now provide access to new skills and damage/ammo types. Resources are gathered from plants, animals and machines.

Horizon Forbidden West Has Other Returning Characters and Brand New Companions

Horizon Forbidden West Has Other Returning Characters and Brand New Companions

Aloy will also spend more time with her companions, both in the main story and side quests as per narrative director Benjamin McCaw.

Horizon Forbidden West – A Lot of Development, Playtesting is Done on PS4

Horizon Forbidden West – A Lot of Development, Playtesting is Done on PS4

"We are ensuring that owners of that console will have a great experience" and that it will "look fantastic" says game director Mathijs de Jonge.

Horizon Forbidden West Will Have a 60 FPS Mode on PS5

Horizon Forbidden West Will Have a 60 FPS Mode on PS5

Guerrilla Games confirms that the upcoming open world action RPG will have a Performance Mode on the PS5, for those who want to play the game in 60 FPS.

Horizon Forbidden West’s Skill Tree Has Been “Completely Redesigned”, Valor Surges Explained

Horizon Forbidden West’s Skill Tree Has Been “Completely Redesigned”, Valor Surges Explained

Valor Surges are new powerful skills that can be activated when charging their respective bar. New ones can be unlocked from the overhauled skill tree.

Horizon Forbidden West is “On Track” for Holiday Release But “Not Quite Certain Yet”

Horizon Forbidden West is “On Track” for Holiday Release But “Not Quite Certain Yet”

PlayStation Studios head Hermen Hulst says the company is "working as hard as we can" to confirm the release window "as soon as we can."

10 New Things We Learned About Horizon Forbidden West

10 New Things We Learned About Horizon Forbidden West

Guerrilla Games have revealed a ton of new details about the upcoming open world action RPG.

Horizon Forbidden West vs Zero Dawn Comparison Shows Impressive Visual Improvements

Horizon Forbidden West vs Zero Dawn Comparison Shows Impressive Visual Improvements

Guerrilla Games' upcoming open world action RPG exhibits significant graphical boosts when compared with its predecessor.

Horizon Forbidden West’s State of Play Was the Most Watched Broadcast for a Single Sony Game

Horizon Forbidden West’s State of Play Was the Most Watched Broadcast for a Single Sony Game

Horizon Forbidden West's State of Play presentation attracted more than 2.3 million viewers, the most for a single PlayStation game.

Horizon Forbidden West – Launch Date Update Coming “Very Soon”; Development is “On Track”

Horizon Forbidden West – Launch Date Update Coming “Very Soon”; Development is “On Track”

Guerrilla Games says an update on Horizon Forbidden West's release date will be provided "very soon."

Horizon Forbidden West State of Play Shows Off Impressive Graphics, Gameplay

Horizon Forbidden West State of Play Shows Off Impressive Graphics, Gameplay

Guerilla gets a State of Play to show off the impressive tech and new features coming to Horizon Forbidden West.

Horizon Forbidden West State of Play Confirmed for May 27

Horizon Forbidden West State of Play Confirmed for May 27

Tune in for a 20 minute-long gameplay reveal of the upcoming open world action RPG.

Horizon Forbidden West – PS5 DualSense Allows for Feeling Grass During Stealth

Horizon Forbidden West – PS5 DualSense Allows for Feeling Grass During Stealth

Sony's Hermen Hulst also says playing the game after months has been like "giving me a gift."

Horizon Forbidden West Targeting Late 2021 Launch, As Per New PS5 Ads

Horizon Forbidden West Targeting Late 2021 Launch, As Per New PS5 Ads

Guerrilla Games' action-RPG seems to be on track (for now) for its release later this year.

Horizon Forbidden West Delayed to 2022 – Rumor

Horizon Forbidden West Delayed to 2022 – Rumor

Guerrilla Games' open world sequel may need more time in development.

Sony “Feeling Pretty Good” About Horizon Forbidden West Launching in 2021

Sony “Feeling Pretty Good” About Horizon Forbidden West Launching in 2021

It seems Sony is quite confident that the game won't be delayed.

Horizon Forbidden West Actor Says the Sequel is Bigger and Better Than Zero Dawn

Horizon Forbidden West Actor Says the Sequel is Bigger and Better Than Zero Dawn

"All of the things that people loved about Zero Dawn – Forbidden West is just more and better," says Ashly Burch.

Horizon Forbidden West – 9 Things We Want To See, 6 Things We Don’t

Horizon Forbidden West – 9 Things We Want To See, 6 Things We Don’t

Let's take a look at our wishlist for Guerrilla's open world sequel.

PS5/PS4 Cross-Gen First Party Games Will Be “Built From The Ground Up” For PS5 Features – Jim Ryan

PS5/PS4 Cross-Gen First Party Games Will Be “Built From The Ground Up” For PS5 Features – Jim Ryan

Ryan claims these title will set out to take advantage of PS5 features first and foremost.

PlayStation CEO Says Fans Shouldn’t Be Disappointed In Recent PS4/PS5 Cross-Gen Title Announcements
Horizon Forbidden West and Sackboy: A Big Adventure Will Release for PS4 as Well

Horizon Forbidden West and Sackboy: A Big Adventure Will Release for PS4 as Well

Both first party exclusives are going to be cross-gen releases.

Horizon Forbidden West Will Use PS5’s 3D Sound for Easier Location of Machines

Horizon Forbidden West Will Use PS5’s 3D Sound for Easier Location of Machines

Meanwhile, Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales benefits off quicker loading, "more detailed assets."

Horizon Forbidden West Weapons Feel More Unique, Satisfying to Use With PS5’s DualSense

Horizon Forbidden West Weapons Feel More Unique, Satisfying to Use With PS5’s DualSense

Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales also benefits from haptic feedback, indicating the direction of attacks.

Horizon Forbidden West Narrative Director Joins “New AAA Open World Studio” In Spain

Horizon Forbidden West Narrative Director Joins “New AAA Open World Studio” In Spain

John Gonzalez has previously worked on Horizon Zero Dawn, Fallout: New Vegas, and more.

Resident Evil Village and Horizon Forbidden West Are the Most Searched PS5 Games on Google

Resident Evil Village and Horizon Forbidden West Are the Most Searched PS5 Games on Google

Hitman 3, Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales, and more also trending.

Horizon Forbidden West – 10 Things We Know About The Game

Horizon Forbidden West – 10 Things We Know About The Game

Here's everything we know (so far) about Guerrilla's upcoming open world RPG.

Horizon Forbidden West Has “Virtually No Loading Screens”, Dozens of New Machines – Guerrilla Games

Horizon Forbidden West Has “Virtually No Loading Screens”, Dozens of New Machines – Guerrilla Games

Learn more about the Sunwings, Shellsnapper, and dreaded Tremortusk.

Horizon Forbidden West Releasing in 2021, New Story Details Revealed

Horizon Forbidden West Releasing in 2021, New Story Details Revealed

Aloy will go to "great lengths" to save the world, as per game director Mathijs de Jonge.

Horizon 2, Project Athia, and Spider-Man Are Perfect Representations of the PS5’s Stunning Power

Horizon 2, Project Athia, and Spider-Man Are Perfect Representations of the PS5’s Stunning Power

It’s interesting to see how developers leverage PlayStation 5 technology to push these titles into the ninth-gen.

Horizon Forbidden West Receives Jaw-Dropping Screenshots

Horizon Forbidden West Receives Jaw-Dropping Screenshots

Want to see the trailer's various sights in more detail? These screens are the ticket.

Horizon: Forbidden West Announced for PS5

Horizon: Forbidden West Announced for PS5

Aloy races against imminent disaster, discovering new locations and threats on her journey.

Horizon: Zero Dawn Composer Possibly Teasing Announcement At PS5 Reveal Event

Horizon: Zero Dawn Composer Possibly Teasing Announcement At PS5 Reveal Event

Might Guerrilla Games be gearing up to unveil a sequel to their action RPG?

Horizon: Zero Dawn 2 to Have “Industry-Benchmark Graphics” – Rumor

Horizon: Zero Dawn 2 to Have “Industry-Benchmark Graphics” – Rumor

The title is also referred to as simply "Horizon" in a recent job listing.

Horizon: Zero Dawn 2 Will Be “Gigantic” In Scope, Will Feature Co-op – Rumour

Horizon: Zero Dawn 2 Will Be “Gigantic” In Scope, Will Feature Co-op – Rumour

Reportedly, Sony has greenlit a Horizon trilogy.

Horizon: Zero Dawn Developer’s Job Listing Mentions “Compelling” Quests and Dialogue in an Open World RPG

Horizon: Zero Dawn Developer’s Job Listing Mentions “Compelling” Quests and Dialogue in an Open World RPG

Another job ad by Guerrilla Games hints at the possibility of a sequel.

Horizon: Zero Dawn 2 – Guerrilla Games Looking To Hire Lead Creature Animator

Horizon: Zero Dawn 2 – Guerrilla Games Looking To Hire Lead Creature Animator

Production on the unannounced sequel might be ramping up.

Horizon: Zero Dawn 2 Production Ramping Up, Job Listing Suggests

Horizon: Zero Dawn 2 Production Ramping Up, Job Listing Suggests

Launch title for PS5, please?

Horizon: Zero Dawn Sequel Teased by Voice Actress

Horizon: Zero Dawn Sequel Teased by Voice Actress

Speaking to a fan recently, Janina Gavankar said, "Wait till you see the sequel."

Horizon: Zero Dawn Sequel Might Have Online Elements, As Per Recent Job Listing

Horizon: Zero Dawn Sequel Might Have Online Elements, As Per Recent Job Listing

It looks like Guerrilla Games may be working on crafting some sort of a multiplayer experience.

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