Horizon: Forbidden West

Full patch notes for Horizon Forbidden West update 1.13

Update 1.13 for Horizon Forbidden West is now available to download for players on the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5. The update fixes known bugs within the Main Quests and Side Quests for the game, while also making improvements in a lot of other areas of the game. One issue the update fixes is the problem in the Reach for…

All Machine Strike Challengers in Horizon Forbidden West

Machine Strike, the board minigame found across the world of Horizon Forbidden West, provides players with a relaxing strategy game on the edge between chess and Risk. While pieces can be bought in several places, challengers will only exist in the larger cities. We’ll go over where to find all of the challengers and what challenge level they will be…

How to complete Repair Bay: TAU in Horizon Forbidden West

Throughout the landscape of Horizon Forbidden West, there are several unique Cauldrons spread across for players to explore. Each Cauldron is its own special type of maze with machines and forgotten tech. At the end of each one, players will have to defeat a large boss machine and then receive overrides for a couple of the machines. TAU is the…

How to complete a Salvage Contractor’s contracts in Horizon Forbidden West

Salvage Contracts are one of the several types of errands that players can complete within Horizon Forbidden West. These are given out by Oseram parties or lone characters, looking to craft something out of salvage. Thing is, it’s more of a hunt for Aloy and salvage for the Oseram party. How do Salvage Contracts work? Screenshot by GameTips.PRO When an…

All Vista Point Locations in Horizon Forbidden West

There are nine total Vista Points across the world of Horizon Forbidden West for players to go and view. Vista Points are scans of the environment in beautiful locals from before the world was ravaged by the Faro Plague. This is one of Elisabet Sobeck’s many projects to appreciate the natural world and its balance. The Daunt Vista Point Screenshot…

All Gauntlet Runs in Horizon Forbidden West

Gauntlet Runs are one of the several competitions that players can join in Horizon Forbidden West. They are a type of race where Aloy will have to traverse obstacles and use the knowledge she’s gained in her combat and problem-solving in order to reach the end before anyone else. There are four Gauntlet Runs in total within the game and…

Where to find the Legendary Armor in Horizon Forbidden West

There are six Legendary Outfits to collect in Horizon Forbidden West. Legendary Outfits, which are represented by the orange rarity label, belong to the highest tier of Armor, meaning income damage is drastically reduced when equipped. Each Outfit also includes more weave slots than lower tier sets. You can pick up the Legendary Outfits when exploring the open world. You…

All Machine Weak Points in Horizon Forbidden West

Across the world of Horizon Forbidden West, there are a total of 43 different machines for Aloy to fell. Each one has its own unique weak points that make them easier to defeat. Depending on the specific variant of each type there can be chain reaction points that players can take advantage of. While each machine is comprised of many…

Where to find Cores in Horizon Forbidden West

Machine Cores are some of the important upgrading resources players can salvage off of many different machines in Horizon Forbidden West. Depending on the size of the machine core, players will need to hunt down different machines. We’ll go over which ones to hunt and which ones to avoid. Machines that drop Small Machine Cores Screenshot by GameTips.PRO Small Machine…

All Black Box Locations in Horizon Forbidden West

Out of the many sets of collectibles available for players to find in the world of Horizon Forbidden West, the Black Boxes offer an extra bit of lore. These are the last recordings of the soldiers who fought off the Faro Plague in order to give Zero Dawn enough time to make GAIA fully operable. Players can find the collector,…

Where to find the maintenance key in Test Station Elm in Horizon Forbidden West

During the main quest Seeds of the Past, Aloy will scour the Test Station Elm with her newest companion Alva. Together, the two brainiacs must solve the puzzles inside to reach the information they are looking for. One piece, in particular, can be especially elusive, the maintenance key. Where the Maintenance Bypass Key is hiding Screenshot by GameTips.PRO After entering…

How to complete ‘The Stillsands’ Relic Ruins in Horizon Forbidden West

Just northwest of The Stillsands, players can find another Relic Ruin. Each relic ruin contains one relic, but players must complete the puzzle of the ruin in order to reach said relic. We’ll go over how to reach this relic step by step. Flooding the Ruin Screenshot by GameTips.PRO On the second level of the structure, players can find the…