Horizon Forbidden West Set To Release For October 6th, Coming For PC Early 2024
Sony’s recent PlayStation Blog update officially confirms Horizon Forbidden West Complete Edition’s PS5 release date, hints at an early 2024 PC launch, and teases exciting in-game content, potentially signaling a shift in Sony’s gaming approach.
Sony announces the release date for Horizon Forbidden West Complete Edition on PlayStation 5, set for October 6, 2023.
The Complete Edition includes the base game, Burning Shores DLC, digital soundtrack, digital art book, and more.
Sony hints at a PC launch for Horizon Forbidden West: Complete Edition in early 2024, with plans to release it on Steam and Epic Games.
Sony has stirred excitement in the gaming community by unveiling the release date of Horizon Forbidden West Complete Edition for PlayStation 5, set for October 6. This highly anticipated package encompasses the core game and the Burning Shores DLC, a digital soundtrack, a digital art book, and the Horizon Zero Dawn Vol. 1: The Sunhawk digital comic book.
Furthermore, it offers a range of in-game extras, from unique Photo Mode poses and face paint options to items accessible through the game’s narrative progression.
The hint at a PC launch in early 2024 makes this announcement even more exciting. Sony is collaborating with Nixxes Software to bring Horizon Forbidden West: Complete Edition to PC, with plans to make it available on platforms like Steam and Epic Games. This strategic move could open up new horizons for Sony, allowing them to tap into the vast PC gaming market.
While console players are gearing up for the October release, PC gamers might not have to wait much longer. According to prominent deals leaker ‘billbil-kun,’ the PC version of Horizon Forbidden West Complete Edition could arrive in less than 15 days from now. This swift PC release, if confirmed, marks a significant departure from Sony’s traditional console-first approach and signals their intent to bridge the gap between console and PC gaming.
This exciting development aligns with previous hints from various sources, including a Japanese retailer listing the game for release on PS5. Although the listing didn’t provide many details, it indicated an imminent PS5 release for this Complete Edition. Furthermore, the Singaporean Game Rating Board listed this edition, suggesting it includes both the base game and the Burning Shores expansion for PS5.
Horizon Forbidden West Complete Edition (PS5) listed for October 6 release at Japanese retailer Neowing. Priced at ¥7,981.
Credible deals leaker ‘billbil-kun’ suggests that Sony and Guerrilla Games might take a groundbreaking step by launching the PC version just a month after the PS5 release. If this becomes reality, Horizon Forbidden West would become one of the first Sony first-party titles to debut nearly simultaneously on console and PC, reflecting the evolving landscape of the gaming industry.
Horizon Forbidden West, the much-anticipated follow-up to 2017’s Horizon Zero Dawn, debuted on PlayStation 5 in 2022. It gained widespread acclaim for its vast content and immersive gameplay, offering players extensive hours of exploration and adventure. As the Complete Edition prepares to launch on PlayStation 5 and the prospect of a PC release looms, an even larger audience can look forward to immersing themselves in the stunning world of Forbidden West.
As this exciting release date approaches, players across different platforms eagerly anticipate embarking on Aloy’s new journey, unraveling mysteries, and battling formidable foes in Horizon Forbidden West. More details are expected soon. Thus, fans have been captivated by these developments. What are your thoughts about these recent leaks? Let us know in the comments section.
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