"Forza Horizon" takes the "Forza" franchise places it's never gone before. By combining the best parts of Microsoft's exclusive racing series with a huge world to explore, "Forza Horizon" feels intimately familiar yet completely fresh. Playground Games has not only raised the bar for open-world racers, but created a driving experience that rivals any on the market today. If this game doesn't get your motor running, you may be in need of a serious tune-up.
Developer: Playground Games
Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios
Available for: Xbox 360 ($59.99)
Rating: E for everyone
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