Summary: When you put together a development team made up of folks from Codemasters, Bizarre Creations, and other talented folks around the industry and ask them to make a racing game, good things are going to happen.
Summary: The much anticipated rally racing expansion for Forza Horizon is finally here. For 1600 MSP ($20), or already included in the $50 DLC season pass for the game, you'll get five new cars, rally upgrades for all of the cars in the game, and a new standalone set of rally races. Is it worth the cost?
Excerpt: The horizon expands. Ah, the open road, the wind carving around the body of the car like a slice of time, that tranquil spell between man, machine, and nature speeding past. It seems that for every commercial selling the sheer horsepower of a car powering around a racetrack, there are two more...
Excerpt: Mature-Gaming reviews Forza Horizon and explores whether this open world experience stands up to the quality of its predecessors. The Forza Motorsport franchise has become synonymous with pure racing, taking Turn 10′s passion for cars and speed and providing, through its four, releases a package...
Summary: I've been trying to peg Forza Horizon since its announcement earlier this year, but Turn 10 and Playground Games never gave it to us straight. Is it more of a racing sim? Or a casual, arcade-style thing? Somewhere in-between?
Excerpt: It’s April, which means the release of another car pack for Forza Horizon. This month it’s the ‘Top Gear Car Pack’ featuring six new downloadable cars, all of which were handpicked by the Top Gear Magazine team and Turn 10 Studios developers.
Conclusion: Forza Horizon is not simply a great racing game; it’s a great game in general. From the handling to the visuals and sound, from the tweaking to the reward system, Horizon has everything it needs to be an enjoyable time.
Forza Horizon: February Jalopnik Car Pack (Xbox360)
17 February 2013
Excerpt: With decades of passionate car culture in mind, combined with petrol heads’ constant obsession with car tinkering, is was no surprise that consumer and industry motoring news website Jalopnik worked together with Turn 10 Studios to create the Jalopnik downloadable content car pack for Forza Horizon,...
Excerpt: Forza Horizon is a mixture of a music festival, and a racing event. All of this gets rolled right into one. We get up into Colorado, listen to the radio and find out there are ten slots left. So it is drive like crazy to get one of them. From there we start to compete in events.