Horizon Zero Dawn
Guerrilla Games developed Horizon Zero Dawn and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment. It’s an action role-playing game. The plot serves Aloy, a hunter in a world invaded by machines, who begins out to reveal her past. The player handles ranged weapons, a spear, and stealth to battle mechanical monsters and different enemy armies. A skill tree gives the player with extra skills and rewards. The player can travel the open world to discover locations and get on side quests. It was delivered for the PlayStation 4 in 2017 and will be released for Microsoft Windows in 2020.
Release Date: 28 February 2017
Genre: Action, Adventure, Open-world
Developer: Guerrilla Games
Publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment
Horizon Zero Dawn Overview:
Horizon Zero Dawn is an action role-playing game presented from a third-person perspective. Players gain command of Aloy, a hunter who attempts through a post-apocalyptic land dictated by robotic monsters. Aloy can eliminate enemies in a kind of ways – setting traps such as tripwires managing the Tripcaster, killing them with arrows, using explosives, and a spear. Machine parts, including electricity and the metal they are formed of, are necessary to Aloy’s survival; she can steal their remains for crafting supplies. Ammo, supply satchels, quivers, pouches, antidotes, resistance, health drinks, and traps can all be crafted. Weapons have adjustment slots for dealing with more destruction.
Aloy can evade, sprint, slide, or roll to avoid her attackers’ advances. Sneaking in foliage to attack nearby foes can ensure quick takedowns. Swimming may give enemies stealthily or places unless unreachable on foot. She is smart to hack a variety of machines with the Override Tool, some of which can be converted into alternative mounts. Explorable ruins called Cauldrons unlock supplementary machines to override. Three divisions occur in the skill tree: “Prowler” affects stealth, “Brave” develops battle, and “Forager” improves healing and concentration abilities. To level up, Aloy achieves experience points from different kills and finishing quests. Upgrades in each division result in more skillful use of the skills acquired, with “Prowler” managing to quiet takedowns, “Brave” to aiming a bow in slow action, and “Forager” to an extended medicine pouch.
Features of Horizon Zero Dawn:
Aloy uses a Focus, a tiny headpiece that scans machines to discover their sensitivities, recognize their location, their level, and the quality of the loot they will leave. One machine, the Stalker, can allow cloaking technology to avoid the gaze of Aloy’s Focus scan. Machines engage with protective and aggressive measures, and in both cases, respond to a recognized threat by charging at it with brute strength or projectiles. Otherwise hacked with the Override Tool, or enough hit with degradation arrows, machines do not use aggressive strength against each other. Aloy also fights in battle with human opponents, such as bandits and the Eclipse cult.
The map is comprised of forest, jungle, wastelands, and snowy mountain areas. The mountainous region is crossed with the use of parkour and assisted by the usage of zip-lines. To reveal more of the map, Aloy must scale long giraffe-like machines identified as Tallnecks. Twenty-five robotic creature designs are already in the game. Save points and fast travel can be entered by interacting with campfires, once found.
Side quests include Aloy performing tasks, like collecting materials, getting to the aid of somebody in danger of being killed, resolving mysteries, allowing the power of bandit camps, killing criminals and more complicated machines, performing several challenges at any of the five Hunting Grounds, and receiving an antique armor that makes Aloy nearly invulnerable to damage.
A dialogue wheel is utilizes to interact with non-player personalities. Collectibles introduce vantages that allow visual knowledge of the Old World, metal flowers that hold poetry, and old relics, such as ancient cups and tribal artifacts.
The Frozen Wilds combined “Traveller”, which opens the capability to jump off a mount to strike opponents. The game has a seamless open world with a day-night period and dynamic climate system.
OS: Windows 10 (64 bit)
CPU: Intel Core i7-4770K / AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
RAM: 12 GB
VIDEO CARD: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB / AMD Radeon RX 480 4GB (3 GB VRam)
HARD DISK SPACE: 150 GB