Associate editor Kyle Hilliard and I discuss four big takeaways from Guerrilla Games' new open-world adventure.

Horizon Zero Dawn has been intriguing gamers ever since its E3 2015 reveal, and it's not hard to see why. Guerrilla Games has successfully translated its technical prowess in creating gorgeous first-person shooters to the open-world format, and Horizon's myriad mechanical beasts have had us itching to get out onto the post-historic battlefield. That time is finally here, and after playing 55+ hours of the game for our official review, I walked away with four main impressions.

Watch the video below to for a spoiler-free rundown of what makes Horizon unique. For more on the game, read our review, or check out our coverage hub of the game. Be sure to come back next week for tips and tricks.