PlayStation State Of Play Coming May 27 With New Gameplay For PS5's Horizon: Forbidden West
The next State of Play is coming up on May 27, and the Horizon: Zero Dawn sequel Forbidden West will be a part of it. Sony will showcase 14 minutes of in-game action from Forbidden West as part of the event. All of the footage will be from the PS5 edition of the game. [Update: The event is now over, and we've gotten a look at 14 minutes of Horizon Forbidden West gameplay, but no release date.]
"We are so excited to show you more of Horizon Forbidden West! This Thursday, May 27, join us on a very special journey into new and uncharted lands," developer Guerrilla said in its announcement teaser.
We are so excited to show you more of Horizon Forbidden West! This Thursday, May 27, join us on a very special journey into new and uncharted lands.— Guerrilla (@Guerrilla) May 25, 2021
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"This reveal has been a true team effort and we're very excited to show you what we have in store," game director Mathijs de Jonge said on the PlayStation Blog. "Whether you've been with us and Aloy since Horizon Zero Dawn or are only just getting to know this incredible world, we want to share this huge milestone with you and cannot wait to see your favorite moments and reactions."
For more, check out GameSpot's guide to how to watch the May 27 Horizon: Forbidden West State of Play briefing.
Horizon Forbidden West takes protagonist Aloy to the western coast of post-apocalyptic America, where she will face new threats and make new allies. The Guerrilla-developed sequel is one of the last Sony exclusives announced that will be on both PS5 and PS4.
Forbidden West is apparently scheduled to release in 2021, but Sony has yet to announce a specific release date.