X360 Wednesday, August 23, 2006 | 4:34 PM

GC06: Forza 2 trailer

GC06: Forza 2 trailer

Microsoft shown this new Forza 2 trailer during their press conference, once again using the assets of the game but rendered as CGs. Still it looks awesome. Sorry about the view angle, we weren't invited at the conference so we had to improvise.
Update : The video has been removed at Microsoft's request.


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Commented on 2006-08-23 16:53:40
The trailer looks great. I hope that the final game turns out this way as well. Time will tell, I guess.
Commented on 2006-08-23 16:54:16
Awesome !!! game off the year.
Commented on 2006-08-23 16:54:50
looks good, is it definitely out this year?
Commented on 2006-08-23 16:57:32
Watch out, here comes another wave of blithering idiots who will argue that this is all in-game footage.
Commented on 2006-08-23 16:59:01
I'm still surprised that they still haven't released an ingame shots or video yet, especially if they're going to release the game this year (though the GC hinted that the game may be early next year).

I even asked Che (turn 10 community manager) why we still haven't seen any ingame shots and his reply:

We've been making tons of screens for all the major magazines the past couple weeks. These publications should hit newstand in the next couple weeks.
Commented on 2006-08-23 17:01:15
Forza might pass Gran Turismo at some point soon, but I am sick of racing games on rails. TDU is on the top of my list. New demo tomorrow.
Commented on 2006-08-23 17:02:49
They took screens for an unnamed magazine two weeks ago, and then some more for a second magazine the friday just gone. The magazines will have paid quite a bit for exclusive rights to show the games first screens, so they're not going to break the agreement.

And as far as I know, they're still trying to get it ready for Fall. According to the Weekly PitPass Report, they're in the finalising stages.
Commented on 2006-08-23 17:08:53
looks awesome but no better than PGR3 so i dont see why it cant look better than this when released.
Commented on 2006-08-23 17:14:19
ohh look great!!!i cant wait this game:)
Commented on 2006-08-23 17:14:48
wtf kinda shit is this? Theres so much hype and talk over this game, and its been annouced for like 2 years now, but theres not one piece of real footage from the game. Not even a screenshot. Just a whole bunch of CGI videos. So....is this gonna actually be a game or just a movie?

oh a Fall release? yeah...maybe Fall 2007. If they're not even at a stage where they can show the game yet, how can they release it in a months time?
Commented on 2006-08-23 17:24:32
Looks sweet, can,t wait to play it this winter.
Commented on 2006-08-23 17:53:06
CockKnocker: kinda like mgs4 eh LOL

And yes its releasing fall 06... side by side with the MS wheel that was developed for it

and consider they said its 60fps hard locked... and over 200-300fps of physics refresh... this shi*s gonna be unreal... and especially with the wheel having rumble + full force feeback HELL YAZZZZZ
Commented on 2006-08-23 18:01:37
I heard there was a demo coming to Live pretty soon, like next week or something.
Commented on 2006-08-23 18:03:17
forza needs to get rid of its annoying rock music for the sequel. just like they borrowed the UI style and other elements, they need to borrow the musical style from gran turismo!
Commented on 2006-08-23 18:30:12 In reply to CockKnocker
Posted by CockKnocker
wtf kinda shit is this? Theres so much hype and talk over this game, and its been annouced for like 2 years now
Try less than 15 months. The original was done in May 2005 and Forza 2 was not announced until Spring 2006.
Commented on 2006-08-23 21:17:18 In reply to CockKnocker
Posted by CockKnocker
wtf kinda shit is this? Theres so much hype and talk over this game, and its been annouced for like 2 years now, but theres not one piece of real footage from the game. Not even a screenshot. Just a whole bunch of CGI videos. So....is this gonna actually be a game or just a movie?

oh a Fall release? yeah...maybe Fall 2007. If they're not even at a stage where they can show the game yet, how can they release it in a months time?
maybe just maybe they want to create a lot of hype about this game.
this realy is the only rival to gran turisimo. why would they show yet ...just to give the competitors some ideas..NO.

i have faith. that when we see "real time " footage we wont be able to close our jaws
Commented on 2006-08-25 00:22:05
Nope. The truth is that come TGS, Forza is going to own GT in its iwn country with the real time graphics.
Commented on 2006-08-28 19:19:18 In reply to Denjinflash
Posted by Denjinflash
forza needs to get rid of its annoying rock music for the sequel. just like they borrowed the UI style and other elements, they need to borrow the musical style from gran turismo!
They changed the soundtrack totally, it's now known artists (but we don't know who yet).
Posted by CockKnocker
wtf kinda shit is this? Theres so much hype and talk over this game, and its been annouced for like 2 years now, but theres not one piece of real footage from the game. Not even a screenshot. Just a whole bunch of CGI videos. So....is this gonna actually be a game or just a movie?

oh a Fall release? yeah...maybe Fall 2007. If they're not even at a stage where they can show the game yet, how can they release it in a months time?
How many *good* games get a full blown, next gen sequal in 15 months? I still see Forza 1 playing on demo Xbox's everywhere I shop.
Commented on 2006-08-29 00:07:04 In reply to godhandiscen
Posted by godhandiscen
Nope. The truth is that come TGS, Forza is going to own GT in its iwn country with the real time graphics.
GT is completely going to own Forza 2.
How do I know? because I'm pshycic... ;)
Commented on 2006-08-29 03:38:06 In reply to Jato
Posted by Jato
GT is completely going to own Forza 2.
How do I know? because I'm pshycic... ;)
or fanboy.
Commented on 2006-08-29 23:17:40 In reply to lukasblue
Posted by lukasblue
or fanboy.
That was a sarcastic comment I made there, incase you missed that...

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