Forza Motorsport 4 set for October launch
Latest edition to be Kinect compatible, also available in bumper Limited Edition Set
Microsoft has announced that the next edition of its popular racing game for the Xbox 360, Forza Motorsport 4 will launch in the UAE on 11th October.
The new version of Forza Motorsport will be the first time a racing game has been made compatible with Microsoft's Kinect technologymeaning gamers will be able to play the game with no controller whatsoever.
The game will be available in standard editions, and a Limited Collector's Edition, which will retail at AED299 ($81).
These Limited Edition offers include an additional 25 cars from exclusive car packs plus more offers bundled together in a polished Steelbook DVD Case. The full Limited Edition offer also includes a VIP car pack featuring the 2011 Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, the 2011 Ferrari 458 Challenge, the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Superleggera, the 2010 Noble M600 and the 2011 RUF Rt 12 R, plus a 10-car add-on pack of American muscle cars and custom-designed BMW cars from the Forza Motorsport 4 BMW Design Challenge.
The BMW Design Challenge, inspired by the BMW Art Car programme which began in 1975 and has featured Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, David Hockney and Jeff Koons, is now open.
The challenge requires artists to paint original art pieces on a digital version of the 2010 BMW M6 Coupe. Winners will be selected by Turn 10 Studios and BMW and the winning design will be featured in Forza Motorsport 4 along with four other designed cars from the BMW M stable.
Customers who purchase the Limited Edition pack will also receive VIP Membership status within the Forza community, including special recognition in new community features, leaderboards, ForzaMotorsport.net.
A 96-page book called ‘Cars of Forza Motorsport 4 Presented by Top Gear', written by the Top Gear team, is included in the pack, as well as a vinyl sticker set featuring the logos of Forza Motorsport 4, Top Gear and Turn 10.