Release Date: 26/10/12
Forza's authentic gameplay hits the open road – and the festival circuit – in Forza Horizon.
The hugely successful Forza Motorsport series takes a sharp left-turn away from the traditional tracks of previous entries, and embarks on an exciting road trip, offering open-world gameplay amongst the Rocky Mountains of Colorado - and entry to the Horizon Festival, offering new ways to enjoy the authentic Forza driving experience!Top Features of Forza Horizon – only on Xbox 360
Open Road, Open World
- Open road, open world – expansive series-first open world gameplay
- Action racing rewarded – new challenges and rewards await on the streets
- Festival fever – music, partying and cars collide at the Horizon Festival
- Unmistakeably Forza – all the cars and authenticity you'd expect from a Forza game
For the first time, Forza steps away from the track and takes to the open road for expansive new open world gameplay. Set in the idyllic mountains of Colorado, you'll get to experience on-road, off-road and dirt road driving, all with the same level of realism you'd expect from Forza. With dramatic 24 hour lighting that only adds to the realism of your journey, this expansive environment will keep you heading towards the horizon, never looking back!Action Racing Rewarded
Taking to the road doesn't just mean driving for driving's sake – there's still a lot of competition to be found on the streets of Forza Horizon with new action-based gameplay. Compete in festival events, show off your skills, or go fast and furious with instant street race challenges where your pink slip – and your reputation – is on the line. These challenges aren't just limited to career mode – go online and compete with friends and rivals in a variety of challenges and prove who really is the best behind the wheel!Festival Fever
What's the point of driving without the chance to party away your victories? The all-new Horizon Festival offers just that - a place where music and cars collide, a place where competition meets culture. With some of today's hottest music curated by Radio 1 DJ and Bestival founder Rob da Bank, the Horizon Festival serves as the hub for all your career and online eventsUnmistakeably Forza
The races may be different, but the driving is undeniably Forza. Built with the same engine that made Forza Motorsport 4 such a game-changer for authenticity, Forza Horizon boasts the same graphics, physics and handling, and a diverse line-up of cars to really show it off! For an authentic driving experience, accept nothing less than first place!
Suitable for people aged 12 and over.