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Forza Motorsport 6 Review: The King Has Returned

By Daniel Perez, Sep 08, 2015 12:01am PDT

Forza Motorsport 6 has beautiful visuals, a lot of gameplay options, and real-world weather and night effects. Could this be the ultimate driving experience? Our review.


"I just played the demo and the Drivatar system hasn't changed. So I'll sit this one out. Maybe ..."

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Forza Motorsport 6 content director on why microtransactions are gone and ongoing challenges

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 02, 2015 11:00am PDT

Shacknews recently had a chance to speak with Turn 10 Studios content director Bill Wendl about Forza Motorsport 6. The topics included the lessons learned from Forza 5's microstransaction controversy, the new mod system, and the continuing challenges of keeping up with new ...


Forza Motorsport 6 preview: Racing under the stars

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 01, 2015 4:01am PDT

It's hard to imagine what Microsoft and Turn 10 can possibly add to the Forza Motorsport series, but Shacknews went hands-on with Forza Motorsport 6's Career mode, nonetheless. And it was our first chance to check out night and wet weather racing, along with some new additio...


"Thanks for the write up sounds good. Man I forgot the demo was out today, today is going to ..."

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Forza Motorsport 6 demo hits the track on September 1

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 27, 2015 10:39am PDT

Forza Motorsport 6 has gone gold and to celebrate, Microsoft and Turn 10 have announced the deployment date for the game's demo. To add a little incentive, they've also announced that the Ford GT will be unlocked in the full game upon playing the demo.


"I feel FH2 is a different game, so I think there's good separation there. "

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Rise of the Tomb Raider and Forza 6 release dates possibly leaked by Amazon

By Daniel Perez, Jun 09, 2015 8:41am PDT

According to Amazon France listings, we might know when both Rise of the Tomb Raider and Forza 6 will be released.


Furious 7 Car Pack rides into Forza Horizon 2 today

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 07, 2015 9:35am PDT

Furious 7 hit theaters this past weekend and set box office records for April. Now Forza Horizon 2 is following that up by offering up eight cars from the storied film franchise.


"Do these cars get the NO2 from the standalone trial game? Didn't seem to work much anyways."

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Fast & Furious overtakes Forza Horizon 2 with free standalone expansion

By Daniel Perez, Mar 27, 2015 7:15am PDT

Forza Horizon 2 is hosting a special Fast & Furious expansion pack that can be downloaded for free for the next two weeks.


Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious expansion rides in March with free two-week launch

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 25, 2015 12:35pm PST

Fans of the Fast & Furious franchise will soon get to take those cars for a ride in March, thanks to Forza Horizon 2. The standalone expansion will release on both Xbox One and Xbox 360 and will be free for the first two weeks.


"I'm definitely downloading this. That's awesome that it's free even if you don't own Horizon 2. ..."

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Forza Horizon 2 gets the Top Gear Car Pack today

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 03, 2015 9:50am PST

Forza Horizon 2 is getting five new cars as part of a pack inspired by the popular BBC television show, Top Gear. There's also a free car available for people that don't like spending money.


Forza Motorsport 6 announced alongside new Ford partnership

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 12, 2015 5:25pm PST

Microsoft and Turn 10 Studios have announced the next installment of the Forza Motorsport franchise, along with a new partnership that will debut Ford's latest line of GT vehicles.


Forza Horizon 2 braces for 'Storm Islands' expansion today

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 16, 2014 11:25am PST

Anyone could drive in sunny island weather. Are you a bold enough driver to try driving in extreme conditions?


"Yea, I'm considering grabbing it once I finish the main game."

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Getting started with Forza Horizon 2

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 03, 2014 9:30am PDT

The Shacknews video crew's Joe Tirado offers up a few pointers on getting started with Playground's latest open-world racer.


"Thanks, love the new videos. But tiny bit more in depth would be great is a bit confusing at the ..."

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Forza Horizon 2 Review: Drive my car

By Daniel Perez, Sep 25, 2014 12:00am PDT

With a larger open world in Forza Horizon 2, has Microsoft delivered a first-place racing experience or will you be spending more time in the figurative pit stop? Our review.


"A wheel to drive all over the place. Most video i have seen of this game its people driving ..."

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Forza Horizon 2 creative director talks social racing, open worlds, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 16, 2014 3:15pm PDT

Forza Horizon 2 is opening the road up to anyone looking to drive the vast landscapes of Europe and beyond. To learn more about what the game will feature, Shacknews speaks to Playground's creative director, Ralph Fulton.


"What? Forza 5 is gimped only because it was a launch release. Just like every other system ..."

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Forza Horizon 2 preview: wherever the road takes you

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 11, 2014 6:01am PDT

Forza Horizon 2 may not look as graphically crisp as its Motorsport brethren, but it's looking to make up for that in spades with its sheer openness.


"Cannot wait. One of my favorite games ever. I still fire up FH 1 and just drive around for fun. ..."

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