Forza Horizon 4 is a racing game developed by Playground Games and published under the banner of Microsoft Studios. This fourth title and eleventh installment to Forza series just got released on October 2′ 2018 on Microsoft’s two major platforms, i.e., Xbox One and Microsoft Windows. The game is very English in its taste in that it is based in fictionalized United Kingdom. It’s an open world racing game which has two modes: single and multiplayer for those of you who don’t know. How the game works is that there are about 450 licensed cars which can be used for racing. You can also play Forza 4 in an offline mode. Obviously, it isn’t all about racing, one can buy in-game houses, and there are a ton of game perks involved too.
Forza 4 was an instant hit for Xbox version, Metacritic gave it a score of 89/100. EGM gave it an 8 out of 10. Game Informer gave it a 9.25/100 and so on. The PC version was also well received though not as much as the Xbox Version was. Recent reports say that Forza 4 is the fastest selling game in the Forza series so far.
Forza 4: Key Details
Being an open environment game means that Forza 4 features a dynamic weather system that predicts weather in advance. So this means that in spring players will get access to new routes, in winters water bodies will freeze, roads will be shut and so forth. These seasons are shared, so we call it a world game, it means that all players who play the game at one point in time will face the same weather. Seasons don’t remain constant in Forza for a longer period of time, but they change every week, there’s a count down clock that warns players about the same. In between the transition from one season to another, you see a cinematic cut scene depicting the same.
Forza 4: Game Updates
Now recently, game updates have been announced by Playground Games. First off, two brand new chapters will be available soon and these can be downloaded, therefore played in offline mode. Next, the real adventure is that now players will get access to a car pack that will feature all cars from James Bond movies. Some Japanese companies didn’t offer to clear license for their cars such as Mitsubishi and Toyota.
Forza 4 has done immense business over the course of a few weeks, Xbox version of Forza Horizon 4 sells behind Assassin’s Creed. Forza 4 went on to become a major hit in UK because it is set in historic United Kingdom, the game alone registered 4 million players in the first week itself.
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