The actions of Horizon Zero Dawn and Horizon Forbidden West are in the future, wiped off the face of the planet after a disaster, but still retaining the sign of the former civilization. Wow! ElAnalistaDeBits compared the games from the beginning a detailed video showing the real place that they are based on.
From The Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in Denver to the Delicate Arch in Utah, from the Air Force’s Cadet Chapel in near Colorado Springs to the Daniels & Fisher Tower in Denver, there are plenty of real-life places we can find in Aloys adventures.
The most beautiful film of the 2022, Digital Foundry and its prequel have taken these places and reimagined them, imagining how they will look and feel after centuries of denolation.
These efforts put into the eye of Guerrilla Games, a development team that has taken huge strides since Killzone, primarily in terms of the artistic vision of their games.