As far as upcoming games are concerned one of the few games that people are looking forward to as it relates to 2021 is Horizon: Forrbidden West for the PlayStation 5. For those who do not know Horizon: Forrbidden West is considered to be the highly anticipated sequel to Horizon: Zero Dawn which came out for the PlayStation 4 back in 2017. Horizon: Forrbidden West will be developed by Guerrilla Games and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment and will also be using the Decima game engine similar to its ’17 predecessor. Also, Horizon: Forrbidden West will retain the third-person gameplay that its prequel had with a different setting. The setting for Horizon: Forrbidden West will take place in cities such as: post-apocalyptic California, Yosemite Valley and San Francisco in open world environments. The plot for Horizon: Forrbidden West is still unclear at the moment along with the time period regarding the setting of the game; but it has been confirmed that the story for Forrbidden West will be centered around a hunter character by the name of Aloy.
As many people already know Horizon Zero Dawn was highly successful following its initial release in 2017 reaching over 10 million in sales. In fact, Horizon Zero Dawn ended up becoming the 7th best selling game on the PS4 and was praised mainly for its storyline along with its combat system. It will be interesting to see what added features will be included in Horizon: Forrbidden West and whether or not it will surpass its prequel in sales on the PlayStation 5. Hopefully, we will learn more details about Horizon: Forrbidden West as the rest of the year progresses; until then the world is looking forward to seeing what this upcoming action-role playing game has to offer in 2021.