Horizon Forbidden West has received a classification from the ESRB: it speaks of the presence of alcohol and violence. Here are the details.
The American classification body ESRB (practically the equivalent of our PEGI) has classified Horizon Forbidden West , the exclusive PS4 and PS5 of Guerrilla Games arriving on February 18, 2021. Through this, we can see that we are talking about alcohol and violence. The rating is “T for Teen”, ie ages 13 and up.
The description of Horizon Forbidden West in the ESRB classificationa character impaled by swords or spears; a character crushed to death by a statue. The game portrays drunk characters stumbling around, and in one area claiming: “I’m drunk”; a deleted scene portrays Aloy drinking beer from a mug; different background characters are seen drinking alcohol in the taverns. The word “sh * a” is heard in the game. “
This is not a surprising description . Violence, even against humans, was part of the first game. Furthermore, in this second chapter, the combat against humans has been enriched with new moves and mechanics. In order to find out all the details about the game, however, we will have to wait for its release.