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How To Fly In Horizon Forbidden West

Flying Mounts Are In The Game

There are many different mounts in Forbidden West, but few top the ability to fly. This guide on How To Fly In Horizon Forbidden West will tell you everything you need to know to unlock and override the Sunwing, a flying mount that lets you soar through the skies of the Forbidden West.

In both Horizon Zero Dawn and Horizon Forbidden West, you can unlock the ability to override most machines by unlocking data at Cauldrons. Each machine requires its own data. Some data is obtained intact and immediately allows Aloy to access the machine to override, others require you to craft upgrades to the spear as the data is corrupted. The Sunwing however, works a little differently.

How To Fly In Horizon Forbidden West

You need to complete the GEMINI Cauldron. The worst part about this aspect of getting a flying mount is that the cauldron is locked behind story progress. You can visit the Cauldron at any point but until you have completed the GEMINI Cauldron doing the main story quests, you won’t be able to enter. Completing the story missions at this location unlocks the Sunwing override. You can then use this data to craft the Sunwing override at your base.

Luckily, there is a Sunwing spawn right near your main base so once you have the ability to Override the Sunwing, you can then use it to fly across the skies and access it like a regular mount.

Forbidden West has a massive game world to explore, so a mount really helps. This guide on Where To Get A Mount In Horizon Forbidden West will tell you where you can get your first Charger mount, as it's a machine that offers a permanent mount option and doesn't disappear like other machines you can override.
Aloy can make many different conversational choices in Forbidden West. This Horizon Forbidden West Choices & Consequences Guide lists all of the different choices we've encountered in the game and tells you the immediate outcome of each of the decisions Aloy can make on her journey.
Using rocks to distract enemies is vital to successful stealth missions. This guide on How To Throw A Rock In Horizon Forbidden West will tell you how you can equip and throw a rock as the interface can be a little confusing if you're navigating it for the first time.
During the Death's Door story mission, there is a lab with a door locked by a code. This Horizon Forbidden West Death's Door Code will tell you where to find the code and what the code is so you can either solve it yourself or completely ignore the game wasting your time and throw the code straight into the door.

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