Does Horizon Forbidden West have New Game +? Many games these days have a feature called New Game Plus, a way to start the game over again but with all your original progress carried over. As part of our Horizon Forbidden West guide, we're going to let you know whether the game features New Game + and how to use it.
Horizon Forbidden West: Does It Have New Game +?
Following the game's latest update, Horizon Forbidden West does have New Game Plus mode. If you have beaten the game already and aren't given the option for New Game +, make sure you have the latest update downloaded and installed.
What Is New Game +?
New Game + is a mode that many modern RPGs feature. After beating Horizon Forbidden West on a regular playthrough, you can then choose to play New Game +. This allows you to start the game over from the beginning, only you get to keep all your unlocked weapons, outfits, skills, and progression. To compensate, the difficulty is a little higher in New Game +, as you're starting the game with some of the most powerful gear.
How to Play New Game + in Horizon Forbidden West
To access Horizon Forbidden West's New Game + mode, you will first need to complete the main story at least once. After watching the credits roll, you'll return to the main menu. Choose Continue. Once the game has loaded, you'll be presented with a window telling you that New Game + is now available.
To start New Game +, make your way to The Base. Inside the central room, you'll see a white and gold spire, indicated on the compass by a Plus symbol. Approach it and then hold Triangle to begin New Game +.
The New Game + mode will create a new save, and will not overwrite your old one.
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