Over 20 million copies sold for Horizon Zero Dawn

While his sequel is slowly but surely pointing to the tip of his nose, the president of PlayStation Studios Hermen Hulst reported on the latest sales figures for Horizon Zero Dawn, the triple-A blockbuster from Guerrilla Games released on PlayStation 4 console and PC. And the least we can say is that the action-adventure game turned out to be a real success for the Japanese firm and that several years after its release.

Read also : LEGO Horizon Zero Dawn set leaked on German listing

We thus learn that more than 20 million copies of the game have been sold as of November 2021. These figures include both the PlayStation 4 version, but also the PC port. The latter undoubtedly greatly helped to achieve this fine performance: Horizon Zero Dawn was first a Playstation 4 exclusive when it was released in February 2017, before being ported to Steam and the Epic Games Store in August 2020—more than 3 years later.

These figures make it one of the best-selling first-party games in the history of the PlayStation brand, approaching the impressive performance of god of war and Spiderman, two big PS4 exclusives. Another figure communicated by Hulst—players have spent more than a billion hours exploring the title since its release.

Aloy goes on an adventure again in Horizon Forbidden West

Obviously, such a success could not remain without continuation, and Guerrilla Games is preparing to release Horizon Forbidden West, the new part of Aloy’s adventures. Always a hunter in the post-apocalyptic United States, Aloy embarks this time for the Prohibited West, and will explore the equivalents of the territories of Utah, Nevada and California.

The game is expected to be released on March 18 on PlayStation 5, but also on PlayStation 4. The title will also benefit from a free upgrade, allowing you to move your copy from the old generation to the next-gen at no cost. additional. The PS5 version of the game benefits from many graphic improvements as well as several display modes, favoring frame rate or resolution.

Leave a Comment