Forza Horizon 5 announced for Xbox Series, Xbox One, and PC

Due out on November 9.

Forza Horizon 5

Publisher Microsoft and developer Playground Games have announced Forza Horizon 5 for Xbox Series, Xbox One, and PC. It will launch on November 9. It will also be available via Xbox Game Pass for Console, PC, and Cloud.

Here is an overview of hte game, via Microsoft:


Forza Horizon 5, the highly anticipated follow-up to 2018’s breakout hit, open world driving game Forza Horizon 4, is coming this November 9. Explore the vibrant and ever-evolving open world landscapes of Mexico with limitless, fun driving action in hundreds of the world’s greatest cars.

Key Features

  • A Diverse Open World – Lead breathtaking expeditions across a world of striking contrast and beauty. Discover living deserts, lush jungles, historic cities, hidden ruins, pristine beaches, vast canyons, and a towering snow-capped volcano.
  • An Adventurous Open World – Immerse yourself in a deep campaign with hundreds of challenges that reward you for engaging in the activities you love. Meet new character and choose the outcomes of their Horizon Story missions.
  • An Evolving Open World – Take on awe-inspiring weather events such as towering dust storms and intense tropical storms as Mexico’s unique, dynamic seasons change the world every week. Keep coming back for new events, challenges, collectibles, and rewards, and new areas to explore. No two seasons will ever be the same.
  • A Social Open World – Team up with other players and enter the Horizon Arcade for a continuing series of fun, over-the-top challenges that keep you and your friends in the action with no menus, loading screens or lobbies. Meet new friends in Horizon Open and Tours and share your creations with new community gift sharing. (On console this requires Xbox Game Pass Ultimate or Xbox Live Gold, memberships sold separately.)
  • Your Open World – Create your own expressions of fun with the powerful new EventLab gameplay toolset including custom races, challenges, stunts, and entirely new game modes. Customize your cars in more ways than ever before with new body kits, wheels, paint options and more. Use the new Gift Drops feature to share your custom creations with the community.


  • Standard Edition: $59.99, £54.99, €69.99 (retail and digital)
    • Full Game
  • Deluxe Edition: $79.99, £69.99, €89.99 (retail and digital)
    • Full Game
    • Forza Horizon 5 Car Pass ($29.99 value)
  • Premium Edition: $99.99, £84.99, €99.99 (retail and digital)
    • Full Game
    • Forza Horizon 5 Car Pass ($29.99 value)
    • Wlecome Pack (4.99 value)
    • VIP Membersiph ($19.99 value)
    • Forza Horizon 5 Expansions Bundle ($35 value)
    • Early Access on November 5
  • Premium Add-Ons Bundle: $49.99, £39.99, €49.99 (digital)
    • Forza Horizon 5 Car Pass ($29.99 value)
    • Wlecome Pack (4.99 value)
    • VIP Membersiph ($19.99 value)
    • Forza Horizon 5 Expansions Bundle ($35 value)
    • Early Access on November 5
  • Xbox Game Pass: Forza Horizon 5 Standard Edition will launch on day one with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and Xbox Game Pass for console and PC, and mobile phones & tablets via Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta) (requires an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate membership; available in select markets). Players on Xbox Game Pass can upgrade to the Premium Edition with the Premium Add-Ons Bundle.

Xbox Play Anywhere title (Windows 10 PC and Xbox console versions included with single digital purchase at no additional cost).

Smart Delivery Buy a copy of Forza Horizon 5 for your Xbox console and automatically download the version optimized for your device, including for Xbox Series X|S.

Watch the announcement trailer and gameplay demonstration below. View the first screenshots at the gallery.



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