Horizon Zero Dawn is an action role-playing game developed by Guerrilla Games and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment. The plot follows Aloy, a hunter drowned in machines in the world, and she begins to expose her past. Players use ranged weapons, spears, and stealth weapons to fight against mechanical creatures and other enemy forces. The skill tree provides players with new abilities and rewards. Players can explore the open world to discover locations and accept other tasks. It was released for PlayStation 4 in 2017 and will be released for Microsoft Windows in 2020.
Horizon Zero Dawn is Guerrilla Games’ first intellectual property since Killzone in 2004, and it is also its first role-playing game. After the completion of “Killzone 3”, the development work began in 2011, and director Mathijs de Jonge thought this was the riskiest idea at the time. The game engine Decima was developed for Killzone Shadow Fall and has been changed for Horizon Zero Dawn. In the context of the end of the world, anthropologists are consulted to identify the decline of the world for a thousand years. The film’s soundtrack was led by the composer Joris de Man and produced by “The Flight”.
Horizon Zero Dawn’s open world, story, visual effects, fighting, features, and voice actor Ashly Burch’s performance were praised by critics; however, dialogue, melee, and The role model has received some criticism. The game has won numerous awards and sold 10 million copies by February 2019, making it one of the best-selling PlayStation 4 games. The expansion work “Frozen” was released in November 2017. The sequel Horizon Forbidden West will be released for PlayStation 5 in 2021.