Still with a bad taste in the mouth for the postponement of the release date of Horizon Forbidden West, we try to console ourselves with the new updates of the expected sequel to Horizon Zero Dawn.
Guerrilla Games And Sony, in fact, they have recently shared unprecedented information on the new abilities that Aloy will develop during her adventure in the Forbidden West.
Aloy’s new abilities in Horizon Forbidden West
After the deepening on the creative process behind the character of Aloy published on 27 September and available at this address, Guerilla returns to tell Horizon Forbidden West on the pages of the PlayStatioin Blog, revealing all the peculiar elements of the movement and combat system within the game.
The development team, thanks to the words of David McMullen, Lead Systems Designer of Guerrilla, reveals interesting news on the development process, on why the team considers it so important increase the player’s freedom during the adventure. But not only: there are anecdotes by Dennis Zopfi – Lead Combat Game Designer – on how the studio has expanded key features of the combat system by Horizon Forbidden West.
In short, in the new blog post, all the aspects related to Aloy’s skills are told: fromunderwater exploration to the improved movement system, fromunprecedented climbing method to the brand new planing system with the holographic shield.
Use Aloy’s wrist-mounted Pullcaster to grab far off chests or launch into the sky. More on Horizon Forbidden West’s new tools and traversal abilities: https://t.co/QxfXQcn9Yk pic.twitter.com/mCkgEQrvNi
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Synopsis and release date of the game
Horizon Forbidden West takes place six months after the events of Horizon Zero Dawn.
Aloy is a Machine hunter who goes west to investigate a mysterious and deadly plague.
In these uncharted lands, meet new tribes and even more fearsome Machines.
Together with old friends and new travel companions, she must brave this dangerous frontier and find the answers she needs to save life on Earth.
The game, which was initially expected to arrive by the end of 2021, will officially debut on PlayStation 5 on February 5, 2022.
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