- Forza Horizon 5, the highly anticipated follow-up to 2018’s breakout hit open-world driving game Forza Horizon 4, arrives on November 9 on Xbox consoles, PC on Windows and Steam, and Xbox Game Pass including console, PC and Cloud Gaming (Beta).
- The Horizon Festival’s unique brand of fun and freedom is headed to beautiful and vibrant Mexico.
- Forza Horizon 5 features the largest, most diverse open world ever in a Forza Horizon game set against a vibrant, ever-evolving landscape with limitless driving action in hundreds of the world’s greatest cars.
Microsoft has finally shown us its highly-anticipated Forza Horizon 5 game which is set to change the way we have played racing games before. This game is completely optimized for the best gaming experience for Xbox Series X|S consoles and lets you immerse across Mexico with its striking contrast and beauty in hundreds of the world’s greatest cars.
As we know, Forza Horizon series has always focussed on the visuals of the game, so this time too you will be able to discover living deserts, lush jungles, historic cities, hidden ruins, pristine beaches, vast canyons, and a towering snow-capped volcano.
Like other Forza games, the Forza Horizon 5 will also have a deep campaign with challenges and rewards for passing them. Meet new characters, and you get to choose the outcomes of their Horizon Story missions, also, we know the changing seasons on a Forza Horizon game.
So, take on awe-inspiring weather events such as towering dust storms and intense tropical storms as Mexico’s unique, dynamic seasons change the world every week.
Forza Horizon always focuses on playing the game together, so with Horizon Arcade you can challenge your friends or make new friends in Horizon Open and Tours and share your creations with new community gift sharing. Here’s the official demo of the game along with a detailed description by Xbox team:
Forza Horizon 5 showcases powerful, all-new graphical features. Experience sweeping vistas and scan the distance to see the adventure that lies ahead. Encounter the smallest of details throughout the world which is rendered with striking realism, down to the smallest details like the light that glows through each needle on a Cholla cactus. Our Mexican HDR sky captures illuminate the world to the point that you will feel as if you are right there. And thanks to Xbox Series X|S, ray tracing is utilized in Forzavista to make the cars look even more true to real life.
Featured in the demo is the Mercedes-AMG Project ONE. Reaching a maximum speed of over 350 km/h, the Mercedes-AMG Project ONE transfers the latest and most efficient Formula 1 hybrid technology almost one-to-one from the track to the street for the first time ever. Stay tuned for more information and content from us about the Mercedes-AMG Project ONE and prepare to experience it in Forza Horizon 5 this November. For more information, please visit the AMG web page.
Releasing Nov. 9, players can choose from Standard, Deluxe, and Premium versions of the game. Xbox Game Pass players will have access to the Standard version, and if they purchase the Premium Add-Ons Bundle, they can enjoy all the great DLC in the Premium version of the game, including Early Access starting November 5.