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This page of the Horizon Forbidden West guide presents the walkthrough of the Shadow in the West side quest - Vezreh.

Last update: Thursday, June 2, 2022

This page of the Horizon Forbidden West guide contains a walkthrough of the Shadow in the West side quest. Here you will learn how to reach the Eclipse hideout and how to beat the Vezreh boss fight. We also explain where to find the recordings in Vezreh's chamber.

Quest rewards

  1. XP: 2625
  2. Skill Points: 3

Initiating the quest

  1. Region: Cinnabar Sands
  2. Level: 10

The quest will start automatically after completing the Shadow from the Past side quest.

Go to the Eclipse Hideout Coordinates

Head to the Eclipse hideout in the Cinnabar Sands - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

Head to the Eclipse hideout in the Cinnabar Sands.

Kill the Eclipse

When you get there, activate focus mode and meticulously examine the hideout - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

When you get there, activate focus mode and meticulously examine the hideout. Try to discreetly eliminate all Eclipse members and their machines. Some of the guards will be equipped with machine guns.

Take precise aim at the heads of enemies with your bow to inflict fatal damage.

Talk to the Utaru Prisoner

Approach the Utaru tribesman standing at the entrance to the Eclipse hideout and talk to him - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

Approach the Utaru tribesman standing at the entrance to the Eclipse hideout and talk to him.

Find Vezreh

Climb up the ladder to the boards where Yef was standing, then walk over to the rock - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

Climb up the ladder to the boards where Yef was standing, then walk over to the rock. Turn right and go under the metal parts. You'll find Colonel Nojah's recording in front of the passage. Then kill the guard standing on the boards. Go to the right and climb the ladder to the upper level. To the left of the barricade you will find the entrance to the camp.

Jump down into the camp and kill all the guards at the entrance one by one - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

Jump down into the camp and kill all the guards at the entrance one by one. Most are either watching the section below or patrolling a small area. You can also use the traps and barrels available in the hideout to quickly eliminate the enemies.

Once you have killed all of the members of the Eclipse, jump down to the lower area and get rid of the machine. The Longleg is weak to shock attacks.

After clearing the area, open the door to Vezreh's hideout, approach the prisoners and free them - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

After clearing the area, open the door to Vezreh's hideout, approach the prisoners and free them.

Enter Vezreh's Chamber

At the end of the room you will find Vezreh's chamber - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

At the end of the room you will find Vezreh's chamber.

Kill Vezreh and His Machine

When you enter the chamber, you will be attacked by Vezreh and his machine - the Ravager - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

When you enter the chamber, you will be attacked by Vezreh and his machine - the Ravager. Vezreh will stay on the podium for the first few minutes and from there he will try to shoot you down with his shock cannon. You should prioritize destroying the machine as soon as possible.

Focus on the machine's weak points and as soon as you notice blue lightning around it, immediately dodge or hide behind crates - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

Focus on the machine's weak points and as soon as you notice blue lightning around it, immediately dodge or hide behind crates. Remember that the machine's shock attacks and Vezreh's projectiles can destroy certain objects. In the chamber, you'll also find containers of acid, which can be used against the enemies.

Wait for the machine to launch a powerful shock attack, giving you the perfect opportunity to retaliate. After killing the Ravager, dispose of the main opponent.

Regardless of whether you manage to kill the machine, Vezreh will leave the podium after a few minutes and start chasing you - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

Regardless of whether you manage to kill the machine, Vezreh will leave the podium after a few minutes and start chasing you. Wait until he makes a series with his rifle and aim a couple shots at his head while hiding behind pillars or crates the entire time. You'll deal the most damage with the spike thrower.

Investigate Vezreh's Chamber

After the cut-scene, you'll find the first recording on the table next to Aloy - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

After the cut-scene, you'll find the first recording on the table next to Aloy.

After killing Vezreh, examine his chamber carefully - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

After killing Vezreh, examine his chamber carefully. You will find a passage in the room on the right, which can be accessed through the boards on the floor. Use the grappling hook to reach the next room. Break down the door on the other side and enter the room.

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Activate focus mode and examine the 2nd recording left by Vezreh at the bedsides - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

Activate focus mode and examine the 2nd recording left by Vezreh at the bedsides. You'll find the 3rd recording on the table.

Talk to Yef

Finally, return to Yef and tell him about your findings - Horizon Forbidden West: Shadow in the West - walkthrough - Side quests - Horizon Forbidden West Guide

Finally, return to Yef and tell him about your findings.

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