Horizon Forbidden West is HERE! We could not be more excited to check out all of the hard work Guerilla Games has put into this sequel featuring Aloy as her journey continues. In Joygasm episode 263, we share our initial reactions after playing for a few hours, offering commentary on where the narrative is going, the level of detail in the graphics fidelity, the soundtrack, improvements over the original game and more. After listening to the episode, we’d love to hear from you! Post your comments below detailing your experiences with the topic listed above or leave us feedback on what you thought of the show.
00:00 – Intro
00:11 – Greetings!
02:44 – A Recap of where we left off in Horizon
10:10 – How will the story continue?
15:44 – 1080p VS 4K in Horizon
16:57 – Graphical tour de force
21:55 – Background LOD & Water upgrades
26:45 – Discombobulated body movements are fixed
28:59 – Hair-rigging & behavior on Aloy
31:09 – Lush world vegetation
34:32 – The machines
38:17 – Soundtrack
39:45 – Gameplay mechanics
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