As the release of Horizon Forbidden West approaches, Guerilla Games reveals several new details about the robotic snake named Slitherfang.
After waiting almost 5 years since the launch of Horizon zero dawn On the PS4, it can be hard for some to believe that the sequel is almost here. But nevertheless, West horizon forbidden is less than 2 months from launch. In preparation for the momentous occasion, the developers at Guerilla Games have given fans several fresh looks at the upcoming game.
Earlier this month, gamers got a chance to see new gameplay footage for the sequel during The Game Awards. This was followed by a second trailer highlighting the machines in the game, such as the Rollerback and Sunwing. Recently, fans received even more details about one of the most striking monsters that were glimpsed during the previous trailer.
In a tweet, developer Guerrilla Games gave eager fans another look at one of the machines coming to West horizon forbidden. As part of a series called “Meet the Machines,” the developer detailed the terrifying Slitherfang found in the lands of the Forbidden West. This robotic snake was an apex predator due to its prodigious size and impressive speed. According to the game’s studio tweet, the creature was dangerous at both far and close ranges.
In addition to this description from Guerrilla Games, the tweet came with a short clip highlighting the terrifying monster. In the video, the Slitherfang could be seen wrapping itself around one of the ruined structures in the area, preparing to attack Aloy. According to information in the tweet, the machine needed to assume “a coiled stance” before using all of its deadly abilities. However, the developer warned that once the monster had coiled into an attack position, it became an extremely threatening presence in the Forbidden West wilderness.
This was not the only news about the upcoming sequel. In addition to the Slitherfang, fans recently learned more about the download size of West horizon forbidden. Based on the information in the PS5 database, the size of the game appears to be 96,350GB. While the sequel was expected to have a larger file size, it was still considerably larger than the download size for Horizon zero dawn 2017. Also, that file size did not include any patch from day one.
With West horizon forbidden With the release still roughly 2 months away, it will be interesting to see what other news the developers at Guerrilla Games reveal about the title. Perhaps, even more information about the myriad of machines found in the game will be revealed to help satisfy the appetite of excited fans.
Horizon: Forbidden West Releases February 18 for PS4 and PS5.