In a lush, post-apocalyptic world where nature has reclaimed the ruins of a forgotten civilization, pockets of humanity live on in primitive hunter-gatherer tribes. Their dominion over the new wilderness has been usurped by the Machines – fearsome m... Show More
Travel through stunningly detailed forests Explore a vibrant landscape rich with the beauty of nature. Travel through stunningly detailed forests, imposing mountains and the atmospheric ruins of a bygone civilization, all brought together in a world that is alive with changing weather systems and a full day/night cycle.
A fully realized open world As you travel through the world of Horizon Zero Dawn you will discover different ecotopes, tribal settlements and machine types - as well as the towering ruins of a forgotten era. Can you unlock the mysteries that link them together and discover the fate that befell mankind?
Against overwhelming odds Engage in a deep, rewarding role-playing experience that involves highly varied tactical combat. Fuse primitive gear with advanced technology to craft devices that turn predators to prey. Develop unique strategies to take down different Machines, and hack trapped specimens to do your bidding.
Mysteries of the old ones Journey through a world filled with strange artifacts and crumbling ruins to unlock its deepest mysteries. How did the Machines come to dominate this world, and what happened to the civilization that came before? The answers may determine Aloy's fate - and that of humanity itself.
Meet the machines The world of Horizon Zero Dawn is inhabited by machines of all shapes and sizes. Terrifyingly alien yet strikingly familiar, these mysterious automatons combine mechanical strength with organic features and an animalistic ferocity. Below are some of the machines you will encounter:
Action packed combat Horizon Zero Dawn offers a thrilling combat system that allows you to survive against overwhelming odds. Use stealth and agility to outsmart your opponents; then lay traps to catch them off-guard. Finally, use modifiable weapons to move in and bring down your quarry.
Wield exotic weapons In Horizon Zero Dawn, primitive materials are combined with high-tech components to produce highly effective hunting weapons. Take down machines many times your size by making smart use of your arsenal of modifiable weapons, including the Hunter Bow, the Sling and the Ropecaster.
An outcast looking to belong You will play as Aloy, a young hunter on a quest to discover her destiny among the remnants of the ancient past. Shunned by her own tribe since birth, Aloy has learned to harness her agility, cunning, and deadly aim to hunt the Machines, defend against rival tribes, and survive in the unforgiving wilds.