Horizon Forbidden West 1.17 Patch Notes, New Horizon Forbidden West 1.17 Update, Release Date, Trailer, And More

Horizon Forbidden West 1.17 Patch Notes!

The game Horizon Forbidden West received a significant update earlier today (July 6), updating it to version 1.17 and adding some new features for users of next-generation consoles.

Horizon Forbidden West now supports variable refresh rates and high refresh rates on the PlayStation 5 next-generation gaming system. A new “balanced” graphics mode that adds 40Hz for monitors that support it is also available.

Patch 1.17 adds a number of fixes to both PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5, in addition to the new PS5 features. Check out the patch notes for the most recent update down below if you’re interested in learning more.

New Horizon Forbidden West 1.17 Update

NEW FEATURES (PlayStation 5)


We are currently looking into several issues reported by the community. Please note that these issues are not yet fixed in this patch, but our teams are aware of them, and they’re being investigated.


Performance and Stability

Main Quests

  • Fixed an issue in Main Quest “The Wings of the Ten” where the objective “Defeat Regalla” was not updating.

  • Fixed an issue in Main Quest “The Wings of the Ten” where the “Sunwings” might be missing during the objective “Override a Sunwing”.

  • Fixed an issue in Main Quest “All That Remains” where the cinematic with Tilda after the gallery might not start.

  • Fixed an issue in Main Quest “The Broken Sky” where sometimes Dekka would be behind Hekarro’s throne during the objective “Talk to Dekka”.

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Side Quests

  • Fixed an issue in Side Quest “Shadow in the West” where the objective “Kill Vezreh and His Machine” was not updating.

  • Fixed an issue in Side Quest “The Gate Of The Vanquished” where the objective “Defeat Yarra/Drakka” was not updating.

World Activities

  • Fixed an issue in Errand “Nights of Lights” where collecting the “Gizmo” earlier would block progress.

  • Fixed issues in Relic Ruin “The Stillsands” where the activity would be blocked.


  • Fixed an issue where the “Dreadwing” would remain cloaked when knocked down.

  • Fixed an issue where “Apex Clawstrider Hearts” would be placed in “Valuables to Sell” in the inventory


  • Fixed an issue where “Elemental Arrows” from fully upgraded bows would destroy canisters instead of detonating them.

  • Fixed an issue where using “Elite Precision Arrows” with “Iriv’s Downfall” would not deal additional damage for enemies in “Brittle” state.


  • Updated text for selecting “Ultra Hard” difficulty to clarify that the setting cannot be changed.

  • Removed exclamation point icon when all skills have been unlocked and skill points are available.


  • Fixed an issue where “Desert Bird Wing” could not be looted from birds.

  • Fixed an issue where trophy “All Machine Types Scanned” would not unlock, if scanning remaining machines on NG+

  • Fixed an issue where changing the “Crouch/Slide” button to R1 would make it unusable.

  • Multiple localization and subtitles fixes and improvements.

The game’s creator, Guerrilla Games, has released a trailer highlighting some of the most significant changes in addition to the extensive set of patch notes. The implementation of the triple combination of VRR, HFR, and 40 Hz graphics mode will be interesting for those who have recently invested in display technology.

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Horizon Forbidden West Update 1.17 Release

The PS5 version 1.17 update for Horizon Forbidden West is currently being distributed. For screens that are supported, the new Horizon patch for today, July 6, adds a variety of new capabilities, such as Variable Refresh Rate and High Refresh Rate. A new “Balanced” 40 Hz graphics mode is also available, which provides a smoother experience than the 30 Hz mode without significantly lowering the visual quality. Along with these performance improvements, a number of problems have been resolved.

Horizon Forbidden West Game Info

Horizon Forbidden West is a Guerrilla Games and Sony Interactive Entertainment action role-playing game set in 2023. The game is set in a post-apocalyptic version of the Western United States that has been overtaken by a deadly epidemic, and it is a sequel to 2017’s Horizon Zero Dawn. The player can explore the open environment and perform tasks while fighting dangerous machine creatures with ranged and melee weapons.


Horizon Forbidden West Gameplay

Horizon Forbidden West is actually a third-person action role-playing game that is set in the American West. This game is eventually a world populated by violent, animalistic machines, the player controls Aloy, a hunter. She explores the enigmatic Forbidden West, a post-apocalyptic version of the Western United States, particularly the states of California, Nevada, and Utah, in an open world.

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