Guerrilla Games has mentioned that Horizon Forbidden West will discover sure facets of Aloy’s character in depth as she might be “forced to change” alongside the course of the game with new tribes, new companions, and new “complications” driving the change.

The studio believes that gamers will take pleasure in experiencing Aloy’s evolution within the upcoming title, and teased “big surprises” alongside the way in which.

Narrative Director, Ben McCaw, defined this on the PlayStation Blog.

Born and raised as an outcast, Aloy has a novel perspective on the world. She is deeply compassionate in the direction of those that endure, and extremely pushed to punish highly effective oppressors. Although she has made many buddies throughout her adventures, she nonetheless seems like an outsider, and the reality is, she has no actual dwelling. These facets of her character might be explored in depth as she ventures into the mysterious frontier of the Forbidden West. This goes for the story as nicely. It begins with the identical Aloy that gamers fell in love with throughout Horizon Zero Dawn. But we’ve added new tribes, new companions, and new issues, all of which is able to pressure Aloy to alter. We don’t wish to spoil how, however there are some large surprises alongside the way in which! We have little question that gamers will take pleasure in watching her evolution.

In Horizon Forbidden West, Aloy’s outfits could have abilities connected to them, permitting gamers more control over her talents and actions. The game can even characteristic a brand new and improved ability tree.

Horizon Forbidden West will launch on February 18, 2022.

[Source: PS Blog]