Rumors of a PlayStation 5 remaster for Horizon Zero Dawn online percolation quickly became another thorn in the side of transmitted by blood gamers who are desperately wondering when it will be Papa Sony’s turn to recognize their favorite game.
The rumor of a Horizon Zero Dawn remaster was first reported by the gaming news site MP1ST and was later corroborated by Chronicle of video games and Gematsu. According to their sources, the remastered version of Horizon Zero Dawn will have quality of life improvements, new character models, updated lighting and animations, new graphics modes, and more accessibility features added to the game.
In addition to the QOL updates that are supposed to be coming on the remaster, MP1ST reports that Guerilla Games is also working on a HZD multiplayer game for PS5 and PC. VGC has corroborated this report with its sources and disclosed HZD concept art from 2014 that depicted monster hunter-multiplayer battles. Sources said VGC the multiplayer game was intended to be part of Forbidden Horizon West but was cut in favor of being used for a future project.
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While rumors of a HZD the remaster coming to PS5 comforted gamers with an affinity for Aloy, it also aggravated a very sore point for die-hard fans transmitted by blood fans who shook their fists in the face of the harsh reality that their game has yet to receive the same treatment. In the past two years Sony has upgraded Party, remaster many popular games in its catalog with versions including The Last of Us Part I, Marvel’s Spider-Man Remasteredand even Nioh 1 and Nioh 2. However, intellectual properties like sly cooper, Jack and Daxterand transmitted by blood have metaphorically occupied Sony’s dark video game attic as The simpsons‘ Hugo Simpson II.
Voice actor and YouTuber yong Yes took to Twitter for question the prioritization of a HZD remaster on PlayStation stagnation transmitted by blood Title. Author of the game Sony Santa Monica Alanah Pearce replied to Yong Yea’s tweet and said the reason franchises love transmitted by blood stay in purgatory is that remasters are “much easier for studio owners” to remove.
The transmitted by blood loyal Sony and HZD-directed anger comes next FromSoftware gamers were recently tricked into believing fake news from a neighbor transmitted by blood remaster. In May, Twitter ignited with fake news about a transmitted by blood remastered coming to PS5 in August 2022 and PC in Q2 2023. This epicenter of misinformation has been an account pretending to be a gaming news account nibellion.
The ruse was easy enough for those practicing media literacy to understand given the post. related on a PlayStation Blog of January 2015 on transmitted by bloodits longevity. But for those who took the information as the truth, Nibellion clarified the matter in a tweeI’m not saying they didI don’t have “Bloodborne news for you today”. This statement remains true today in light of the confirmation HZD reports. sorry transmitted by blood fans, maybe it will be your turn next.