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The Horizon Series

Horizon Zero Dawn and Horizon Forbidden west is a two-game series. Add in the additional Frozen Wilds and other additional content, though, and this is a substantial experience.

Horizon Zero Dawn, and the follow-up game Horizon Forbidden West, has a post-apocalyptic feel familiar from movies like Planet of the Apes. It plunges you into an overgrown landscape with now-crumbling remnants of modern life where animalistic machines have taken over. The exploration and combat don’t dwell on the downfall of the world, but there is an interesting undercurrent of self-annihilation that lingers as you play. It’s an impressive and enjoyable world to explore that says as much about humanity’s ability to survive as any direct narrative.

There have been 3 games in the Horizon series. It was first released in 2017 on PC and PlayStation 4 and the most recent release was Horizon Forbidden West in 2022 on PlayStation 5.

The most popular game in the series is Horizon Zero Dawn with 11 likes. The series as a whole has 18 likes on the database. Unfortunately, Horizon Forbidden West is not available on Android, Mac, PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S or iOS. However, there are other games similar to Horizon Forbidden West on these platforms that offer an equivalent experience.

DetailsSeries Details

PEGI Ratings: PEGI 16
ESRB Ratings: ESRB TEEN
Release dates: 2017 - 2022
Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5
Genres: Action, Adventure, Fighting, Narrative, Open World and Shooting
Developer: @Guerrilla
 

 

Games in the Horizon Series

Horizon Forbidden West

Content Rating: PEGI 16

Release Date: 18/02/2022

Platforms: PS5

Genres: Action, Adventure, Fighting, Narrative, Open World and Shooting

Developer: @Guerrilla

Players: This is a single player game

Horizon Forbidden West is a post-apocalyptic action-adventure where you explore an overgrown landscape with now-crumbling remnants of modern life. The story of Aloy continues as she sets out to investigate a plague terminating from an arcane frontier...

Horizon Zero Dawn The Frozen Wilds

Content Rating: PEGI 16

Release Date: 07/11/2017

Platforms: PC and PS4

Genres: Action, Adventure, Fighting, Narrative, Open World and Shooting

Accessibility: 21 features

Developer: @Guerrilla

Players: This is a single player game

Horizon Frozen Wilds extends the Horizon Zero Dawn post-apocalyptic action-adventure where you explore an overgrown landscape with now-crumbling remnants of modern life. The story of Aloy continues as she sets out to investigate a plague terminating...

Horizon Zero Dawn

Content Rating: PEGI 16

Skill Rating: 13-18 year-olds

Release Date: 01/03/2017

Platforms: PC and PS4

Genres: Action, Adventure, Fighting, Narrative, Open World and Shooting

Accessibility: 30 features

Developer: @Guerrilla

Players: This is a single player game

Horizon Zero Dawn, and the follow-up game Horizon Forbidden West, has a post-apocalyptic feel familiar from movies like Planet of the Apes. It plunges you into an overgrown landscape with now-crumbling remnants of modern life where animalistic machines...


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