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Forza Motorsport 5 gets trio of free Honda cars

By Robert Workman, Feb 05, 2014 1:00pm PST

A new downloadable pack of cars is now available for Microsoft's Xbox One racer – and Honda fans should be thrilled. The Honda Legends Car Pack...


Forza 5 getting 'Smoking Tire' pack on Tuesday

By Steve Watts, Jan 31, 2014 12:20pm PST

Forza Motorsport 5 is getting a 'Smoking Tire Car Pack' next week, which will give you 10 cars for $10. The 1968 Alfa Romeo 33 Stradale will be available from the start, while the rest will need to be unlocked in-game.


"Damn. I hoped this was going to be a patch that fixed tire smoke."

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Why night racing and weather effects may never come to Forza 5

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 13, 2013 4:15pm PST

Adding night racing and weather effects to Forza Motorsport 5 would require at least nine months of additional work to account for new physics and lighting effects, meaning these features may never come to Turn 10's Xbox One racer.


"I would hardly call his explanation an "excuse." There's pretty sound technical reasoning they ..."

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Forza 5 update will lower car prices, add drag racing

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 12, 2013 1:00pm PST

A new title update, which can arrive as early as next week, will drastically reduce the price of cars while also increasing the rate at which racers earn money.


"Give us pink slips so we can win real players cars. How awesome would that be? "

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Forza Motorsport 5 apologizes to Limited Edition owners with a free car

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 27, 2013 1:00pm PST

Forza Motorsport 5 has been overwhelmed by a microtransaction controversy. Turn 10 and Microsoft are hoping to extend an olive branch to users, especially to the Limited Edition owners that were promised enough credits to buy any car in the game.


"I misunderstood thinking we started with these 5 DLC cars. I did not know we had to purchase ..."

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Forza Motorsport 5 review: auto-topia

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 27, 2013 11:30am PST

Forza Motorsport 5 simultaneously captures the simulation racing experience and the arcade atmosphere, thanks to its Drivatar system that successfully brings a multiplayer experience to nearly every aspect of the game.


"No way in Hades I'm buying it now. Goodbye Forza! You were fun prior to your programers ..."

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Interview: Forza Motorsport 5 creative director defends in-game economy, amount of content

By Garnett Lee, Nov 26, 2013 4:00pm PST

Gamers are up-in-arms about the in-game economy in Forza 5. Turn 10 creative director Dan Greenawalt responded to our questions.


"Seems like you could use the old course track data and then just do new art. They just need the ..."

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Xbox One playable at 75 Microsoft stores

By Steve Watts, Nov 08, 2013 9:15am PST

75 Microsoft stores are hosting Xbox One demos with Forza 5 playable until the system launches.


"I bet they are upset they missed out of Teen Pottery Barn..... Nintendo just keeps innovating ..."

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Why first place doesn't matter in Forza Motorsport 5

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 06, 2013 9:15am PST

One of the most significant changes to Forza Motorsport 5 is the removed focus on being first. While that may seem sacrilegious in a racing game, series director Dan Greenawalt explained that removing the need to place in first makes for better racing.


"I will say I had some moments in F4 where in only 4-5 laps I had to do stupid stuff like cut ..."

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Forza 5 'LaFerrari' pack available at launch in $50 Car Pass

By Steve Watts, Nov 04, 2013 10:00am PST

Forza Motorsport 5's first pack will be the "LaFerrari," named after the limited production hybrid car. Turn 10 also announced that the "Car Pass" to get each of the six monthly packs will be $49.99.


"I buy a la carte to get only the Transits and Econolines! "

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Forza Motorsport 5 'Car Pass' announced

By Steve Watts, Oct 29, 2013 7:40am PDT

Forza Motorsport 5 will be selling another Car Pass, similar to the one offered in Forza 4. It will include six monthly DLC packs, each of which includes 10 cars.


"You better be getting it. Forza 5 is the reason I'm getting a One at release just so I can run ..."

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How Forza Motorsport 5 uses Xbox One's impulse triggers

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 27, 2013 3:00pm PDT

One of the coolest features of the Xbox One controller are the impulse triggers. These additional rumble motors exist in each shoulder button, giving the controller a unique feel.


"I would always have my steering fouled up in Forza 4 by a rumble pulse from the front wheels ..."

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Forza Motorsport 5 video: 'first ever direct-feed gameplay'

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 26, 2013 9:30am PDT

Today, Microsoft has released "the first ever direct-feed gameplay footage" of the upcoming Forza Motorsport 5 for Xbox One.


"no, no it doesn't... Forza 4 doesn't look this good and it's only 720p not 1080p."

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Forza 5 Limited Edition offers VIP membership and more for $80

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 15, 2013 9:30am PDT

You like cars? You want cars? You want Forza Motorsport 5 with loads of cars? You can get more zoomers in the Xbox One racer by scooping the Day One Edition (a free upgrade) or the $80 Limited Edition, Microsoft announced today.


"Yea, I think I'm going to swap my pre-order to the LE. You still get the Day One cars in the LE ..."

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Forza 5 requires one-time online connection

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 17, 2013 5:30am PDT

Day one patches are nothing unusual in games nowadays, but this is new: a game that won't run without the patch. Forza Motorsport 5 for Xbox One will require a one-time connection to Xbox Live before you can play the game. Without a connection, the game won't run at all.


"Amazing. What a load of utter bollocks. If that's the case why not just do away with physical ..."

- Kartman013 see all 15 comments