Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
September 17, 2014
arrowPress Releases
September 17, 2014
PR Newswire
View All





If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:


 Forza 3  Tops 1 Million Units In First Month
Forza 3 Tops 1 Million Units In First Month
December 8, 2009 | By Leigh Alexander

December 8, 2009 | By Leigh Alexander
Comments
    Post A Comment
More: Console/PC



Microsoft says the Turn 10-developed, Xbox 360-exclusive racer Forza Motorsport 3 has topped 1 million units sold worldwide.

The game launched in North America and Europe on October 27 and 23, respectively. Since then, players have logged over 6.6 million collective hours playing online across over 64 million play sessions.

Now, the team is offering new downloadable cars for the game alongside the milestone, as a commemoration of sorts.

Forza 3, which seeks to hybridize the sim genre with some more accessible arcade elements, already contains more than 400 vehicles, and now users can buy a holiday car pack for 400 Microsoft Points.

Included in the 10-car pack are a Ferrari 458 Italia, a Nissan GT-R Spec V, and a Mercedes SLR Stirling Moss, among others. Microsoft says another car pack will launch early next year, timed alongside the North American International Auto Show.



Related Jobs

Trion Worlds
Trion Worlds — Redwood City, California, United States
[09.17.14]

Senior Graphics Engineer
Raven Software / Activision
Raven Software / Activision — Madison, Wisconsin, United States
[09.17.14]

UI Lead - Raven
Amazon
Amazon — Irvine, California, United States
[09.16.14]

Software Development Manager
Avalanche Studios
Avalanche Studios — New York, New York, United States
[09.16.14]

Technical Artist










Comments



none
 
Comment: