Looks like the Xbox team had a brainwave when it came to promoting the upcoming racer – Forza Horizon 2. For this weekend only you can download and play Forza 5 from Turn 10 Studio’s on Xbox One – and additionally unlock achievements to your profile! You can download Forza 5 by visiting the Xbox Store and searching for Forza Motorsport 5 from 12:01 a.m. PDT, Thursday, Sepember 4th through to 11:59 p.m. PDT, Sunday, September 7th 2014. The logic behind it could be to get you in the racing spirit.
The Forza Motorsport 5 weekend will allow you to check out the full Forza experience with special in-game challenges, play against others online and build your achievements and Gamerscore. Throughout the weekend, you will have the chance to compete in a special multiclass endurance in-game race event, Grand Tour of Prague. Complete this endurance event and drive at least 130 miles in the race to earn a new title and badge for your Forza Motorsport 5 profile. After the weekend, you’ll have the option to purchase the game online from the Xbox Store or visit your favorite retailer and continue playing. You will also get to keep your Gamerscore and achievements earned while playing, so invite your Gold friends to play and see who has the best driving skill.
Forza 5 was rated 94% from thisisxbox.com
Forza 5 is a beautiful world of engines and tire smoke, a world of convincing motorsport with the introduction of Drivatar and tuned AI. If you are looking for a ‘must have’ game for your new Xbox One, this is it.
If you do decide to purchase the game after the free weekend ends, let us know in the comments below.