VIDEO | Xbox One Wednesday, August 21, 2013 | 10:33 AM

GC: Forza 5 gameplay

GC: Forza 5 gameplay

Here we are on the Gamesomc showfloor, and we'll start with some Forza Motorsport 5, played by Helios from Turn10. 720p first, 1080p to follow, both at 60 fps.
Update: Added the 1080p60 version.

Off-screen gameplay
GC: Gameplay 1080p

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Commented on 2013-08-21 10:40:44
Looks good, but i do not like the lighting. It's not complex.

Go play GT5/Project cars and you'll know what i mean.
Commented on 2013-08-21 11:27:18
looks pretty flawless. Shame its not a more interesting track
Commented on 2013-08-21 11:28:13 In reply to xgei8ht
Posted by xgei8ht
Looks good, but i do not like the lighting. It's not complex.

Go play GT5/Project cars and you'll know what i mean.
Agreed. That's what's always bugged me about the forza series. Which sucks cuz I really WANT to like them. Don't get me wrong, it's an ok looking game, but that's kinda the problem. It LOOKS like a game. This would never trick anybody into thinking they're seeing a live broadcast; a trick I've seen first hand with GT. At least they got the car reflections updating at full speed and that looks pretty nice.
Commented on 2013-08-21 13:08:59 In reply to bleachedsmiles
Posted by bleachedsmiles
looks pretty flawless. Shame its not a more interesting track
This.
Commented on 2013-08-21 13:13:39
This is more like it, looks ultra smooth and the cockpits look incredible. The body roll is now spot on, cant wait to play it!
Commented on 2013-08-21 14:41:53
Hey Blim,

Was the rumble on the controller working? How did it feel?
Commented on 2013-08-21 15:00:25 In reply to Frozpot
Posted by Frozpot
Hey Blim,

Was the rumble on the controller working? How did it feel?
yeah i'd like to know this too.. or if the controllers were working fully on any of the demo's

Also, I assume Kinect was hooked up.. is their head tracking?
Commented on 2013-08-21 17:33:46
Every time I see this game my jaw drops...looks soooo good. Most anticipated game by far.
Commented on 2013-08-21 18:00:56 In reply to xgei8ht
Posted by xgei8ht
Looks good, but i do not like the lighting. It's not complex.

Go play GT5/Project cars and you'll know what i mean.
I really do not understand when people complain about this. The game uses HDR image based lighting. That's pretty much as good as it gets outside of offline rendering in games for lighting. How is that not "complex" enough for you?
Commented on 2013-08-21 18:02:12 In reply to AMDman18
Posted by AMDman18
Agreed. That's what's always bugged me about the forza series. Which sucks cuz I really WANT to like them. Don't get me wrong, it's an ok looking game, but that's kinda the problem. It LOOKS like a game. This would never trick anybody into thinking they're seeing a live broadcast; a trick I've seen first hand with GT. At least they got the car reflections updating at full speed and that looks pretty nice.
And there are games out there that trick you into thinking you are watching a live broadcast?
Commented on 2013-08-21 18:14:59
Looks absolutely stunning!

If I had the money, I'd buy a XB1 for this(+ Titanfall and DR3). Best looking game in consoles, no doubt about it.
Commented on 2013-08-21 19:58:34 In reply to MrWhite
Posted by MrWhite
And there are games out there that trick you into thinking you are watching a live broadcast?
This is what I was thinking too. There isn't a console racer out there (at the minute) that looks more impressive than this.
Commented on 2013-08-22 02:02:55 In reply to citizenx
Posted by citizenx
This is what I was thinking too. There isn't a console racer out there (at the minute) that looks more impressive than this.
I totally agree. No console racer does this. Project CARs in the other hands looks incredible and I really was looking forward to Forza having some of the same things implemented and looking as stunning as PCars. But they are still not adding the things fans have been asking for since Forza 2... like night racing and weather (rain mainly), all things which are already in PCars. Not only that, but they are implemented dynamically like time passing and lighting changing. Then weather changing as the race goes on.

I'm disappointed in that, but the game still looks stunning. PCars looks way better now though:

http://www.overclock.net/t/412389/official-screens...
Commented on 2013-08-22 06:25:22
lol @ anyone who says PCars looks better than this, I'm not even going to get into that argument right now.

Anyways, this video as greatful as I am, is grainy and dark as fuck -- it looks a lot worse than the direct feed we've already seen from this game.
Commented on 2013-08-22 07:50:36
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Commented on 2013-08-22 07:56:32
Oh my god dude you are trying way too hard. Do you have so little confidence in your choice that you need to be such a damn troll?
Commented on 2013-08-22 13:08:11
Did you guys use a new 60fps @1080p camera this time?
Commented on 2013-08-24 16:57:30
Well nothing unexpected here. The cars look better, shadows are better, cockpit better, environments lacking, lighting model is lacking. Much the same as last game, just better, which is to be expected.

Nothing unexpected or spectacular here as a whole.

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