Horizon Zero Dawn is one of the best open-world action role-playing games ever created. It sets a high standard for modern open-world games with regards to art direction, visuals, monster and enemy design, combat, characterization, and music.
During its release in 2017, it was a big hit worldwide, becoming the best-selling game in its release week. As of 2019, it has sold more than 10 million units and joined the best-selling Playstation 4 games of all time. It received universal acclaim and won several awards, including Best Action Game and Game of the Year.
Horizon Zero Dawn has a unique premise, and it executed well based on this premise. On top of all its achievements, it is an extremely good looking game. It is one of the best games of all time.