â€œForza Horizonâ€ combines legendary â€œForza Motorsportâ€ authenticity with a festival atmosphere and the freedom of the open road. Launching this October on Xbox 360, â€œForza Horizonâ€ offers an immersive pick-up-and-play open-road racing experience and features the unrivaled realism, diversity and innovation that are hallmarks of the â€œForza Motorsportâ€ franchise.
Top features include the following:
Expansive open road. Take your dream car off the track and onto the open road to race and explore the epic driving landscape of Colorado. Experience a 24-hour dynamic lighting cycle that includes night racing, a first for the â€œForza Motorsportâ€ franchise on Xbox 360.
â€œForza Horizonâ€ brings another first to â€œForza Motorsportâ€ with the debut of mixed surface and dirt racing. From stunning mountain highways to dusty back roads, the world of â€œForza Motorsportâ€ is bigger and more diverse than ever.
This is action racing. â€œForza Horizonâ€ combines the legendary â€œForza Motorsportâ€ authenticity you know and love with new action-based driving gameplay, rewarding you for your speed, skill and style behind the wheel. Drive the worldâ€™s most iconic cars as you compete in festival events, race for pink slips in white-knuckle street races, or just show off your skills to increase your popularity rank.
Team up or compete with friends and rivals in a variety of online race types, as well as playground modes. However you drive, youâ€™ll find an entirely new level of challenge and fun on the open road.
Competition meets culture. Soak up the cars, music and parties of the massive Horizon Festival â€” your hub for the gameâ€™s career and online events. The â€œForza Horizonâ€ soundtrack features three in-game radio stations spotlighting todayâ€™s hottest music artists curated by Rob da Bank, renowned BBC Radio DJ, â€œBestivalâ€ founder and â€œForza Horizonâ€ music supervisor.
Unmatched authenticity. â€œForza Horizonâ€ is built with the genre-defining physics and graphics engine from the critically acclaimed â€œForza Motorsport 4.â€ With a diverse lineup of cars and manufacturers, as well as best-in-class graphics, handling and physics simulation, â€œForza Horizonâ€ features the unrivaled diversity and unmatched authenticity that â€œForza Motorsportâ€ fans have come to expect.
Release Date: Oct 23, 2012
Platform: Xbox 350
- key specs
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- Game formatOptical disc, Downloadable
- Online featuresMultiplayer, Voice chat, Video chat, Store
- Drive capacity4 GB
- Controller typeWired, Wireless
- Motion controlsCamera / optical
- Video outputsComponent, HDMI (v1.4)
- Weight10.9 lb
- ReleasedAugust 3, 2010