On PlayStation Blog, Guerrilla Games takes a closer look at the robots found in Horizon Forbidden West.
In the article, Blake Politeski, who is responsible for the design of the animal-like machines, how the process of designing robots works. The goal is to create an authentic game world with a believable ecosystem.As made clear in the first gameplay footage, the override mechanic is from the first game now even further developed, allowing main character Aloy to get various robots on her side and to ride on certain robots. Some robots even automatically fight with her without an override involved.There is also talk of new machines in the game, including the flying Sunwing and the mammoth-like Tremortusk. The latter was already in the first gameplay footage. The article also contains a number of gifs showing the gameplay of the game.Horizon Forbidden West will be released on February 18, 2022 on PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 .