Theo EngadgetTurn 10 Studios announced during Microsoft and Bethesda’s Developer Direct showcase about Forza Motorsportthe eighth main game in the long-running racing series, is due out later this year.
This launch time seems to have been delayed quite a bit, previously in June 2022, Microsoft announced that they would release the game this spring.
Forza Motorsport will launch later this year
Turn 10 Studios promises Forza Motorsport will take full advantage of the latest Xbox and PC hardware to deliver the most immersive experience on the franchise’s racetrack. The game will have more than 500 cars for players to collect, including 100 new cars.
And to make the cars look the most beautiful and realistic, the developer used a spectrophotometer to perform the car paint coating, thereby providing the most realistic light reflection effect in color, sparks of metal and luster. In addition, each vehicle will now also feature circumstantial damage and dust stains that Turn 10 says is unique.
During the showcase, the studio also introduced the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit in South Africa, one of five new tracks included in the game. With the help of laser scanning and photography, Turn 10 shows the environment in Forza Motorsport 10x more realistic detail than previous games.
In addition, with the addition of dynamic time of day and weather simulation, players will experience each race will have a different appearance and control.
Microsoft plans to release Forza Motorsport on Xbox Series X/S, Xbox Game Pass, and PC (via Microsoft Store and Steam). For players who want to experience the new racing game on Xbox One, they will need to use the Xbox Game Pass service.