Forza 2 Gets Dated (Finally)

Forza 2 Gets Dated (Finally)

Published On April 26, 2007 | By Anthony Barker | News

Our heads have been doing wheel spins with all the numerous release dates floating about for the upcoming racing title Forza Motorsport 2, and Microsoft has decided to put us on the straight and narrow with a press release this morning.

Sadly we are sorry to inform you petrol-heads that you will NOT be burning rubber this May, but a little later as Forza Motorsport 2 hits UK store shelves on the 8th June!

Read on for the press release:

Microsoft Game Studios today announces the eagerly-awaited release of Forza Motorsport 2 – sequel to the driving phenomenon that is Forza! Forza Motorsport 2 will be available exclusively to own on Xbox 360™ video game and entertainment system from Microsoft® and will hit UK shelves on the 8th June 2007.

The second game within this driving franchise provides you with even more choices, right through from the selection of 300+ cars to the new and improved customisation levels that allows you to express your creative flair to make your car really stand out on the track. By using the upgrades garage and new-and-improved Livery editor, gamers will have more freedom than ever to create and personalise their favourite rides and make them truly unique.

Game Director Dan Greenawalt says, “The added horsepower of Xbox 360 has allowed us to redefine what it means to be a racing simulator with Forza Motorsport 2. We’ve turned mountains of real world raw data into a living, breathing simulator where the only difference between the game and reality is that you’re racing from the comfort and safety of your living room.”

So whether you are into your Porsches or your Peugeots, your Bentleys or your Beemer’s, Forza Motorsport 2 has everything you could possibly want from a top racing game! So speed on down to the shops today and buy your copy!

With an officially confirmed date now penned into your diary’s, you can now count down the days till its release. Or maybe even support the site and pre-order your copy now from our selection of affiliates such as Play.com.

About The Author

Anthony is the designer, developer and owner of Console Monster. In his spare time, Anthony is a keen gamer who enjoys playing mostly First-Person Shooters and Racing games. When he is not developing games or tweaking this site, Anthony likes to be on the slopes snowboarding or hurtling down off-road tracks on his mountain bike.