"Horizon Zero Dawn is disappointing. It has a story that I struggled to care about (complete with massive expository dumpsyay), a bland protagonist, and overtly repetitive and constraining missions that worked against its open world sensibilities. When Horizon Zero Dawn hit its rare stridesfrom its gloomy Cauldrons to traveling across its sprawling vistasit only made me wish the rest of the game were as worthwhile."
Horizon: Zero Dawn Review - IGN LUCY O'BRIEN: "Theres something about being dropped into a brand new game world and finding it to be dense with deeply considered lore, terrifyingly aggressive creatures, and tantalizing questions that leaves an indelible mark on the memory. Horizon Zero Dawn is one of those games, and it carves out a unique identity within the popular action-roleplaying genre."
Horizon: Zero Dawn: The Kotaku Review For years now, the latest console generation has been coasting on the idea that more raw power means better games. The PS4s newest exclusive, Horizon: Zero Dawn, is the rare game that delivers on that promise.