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Ready. Set. GOLD! "Forza Motorsport 2" Goes Gold

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Gamers rev their engines before the launch on May 29 of "Forza
> Motorsport 2"
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> with all-new playable demo on Xbox LIVE.
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> REDMOND, Wash. - May 10, 2007 - Microsoft Game Studios today announced
> that "Forza Motorsport(r) 2" has gone gold. In addition, a brand-new
> playable demo of the game's campaign mode is now available on Xbox
> LIVE(r).
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> Speeding onto store shelves across the nation on May 29, "Forza
> Motorsport 2" is set to raise the bar for next-generation racing
> simulator games.
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> Until then, eager racing fans can download the playable demo starting
> today, giving them the opportunity to test-drive 24 of the game's
> 300-plus cars and take an advance look at the single-player experience.
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> With the game running at an astounding 60 frames per second, supporting
> true force feedback with the Xbox 360(tm) Wireless Racing Wheel and
> incorporating rumble functionality with the Xbox 360 Wireless
> Controller, "Forza Motorsport 2" will offer amazing realism and depth,
> showcasing more than 300 car models from the world's leading
> manufacturers on 12 of the most renowned tracks on the globe.
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> Gamers should continue to check http://www.xbox.com
> and http://forzamotorsport.net
> for more information, screenshots and
> videos.
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> From the creative minds at Turn 10 Studios, "Forza Motorsport 2" is the
> game that offers something for every type of racing and car enthusiast,
> such as optional driving assists for the novice and gameplay options for
> the serious car aficionado, which include the ability to tune, trade,
> paint and collect players' favorite cars. Thanks to Xbox LIVE, players
> can share and sell their custom creations on the "Forza Motorsport 2"
> online Auction House and experience an impressively accurate simulation,
> putting their performance-tuned rides to the test against the best the
> online world has to offer. "Forza Motorsport 2" will be widely available
> at retailers nationwide on May 29 for an estimated retail price of
> $59.99.
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> About Turn 10 Studios
>
> "Forza Motorsport 2" is developed by Turn 10 of Microsoft Game Studios.
> The experienced development team led by Dan Greenawalt is composed of
> top developers and real race drivers and car collectors, whose pedigree
> includes work on top racing franchises including "Forza Motorsport,"
> "Project Gotham Racing(r)" and "RalliSport Challenge." Microsoft also
> teamed with top engineers from the likes of Ferrari SpA and Toyo Tires
> to create incredibly realistic driving physics in a racing simulation
> game.
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>
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> About Microsoft Game Studios
>
> Microsoft Game Studios is a leading worldwide publisher and developer of
> games for the Xbox(r) and Xbox 360 video game systems, the Windows(r)
> operating system and online platforms. Comprising a network of top
> developers, Microsoft Game Studios is committed to creating innovative
> and diverse games for Windows (http://www.microsoft.com/games),
> including such franchises as "Age of Empires(r)," "Flight Simulator" and
> "Zoo Tycoon(r)"; Xbox and Xbox 360 (http://www.xbox.com), including such
> games as "Gears of War" and franchises such as "Halo(r)," "Fable(r),"
> "Project Gotham Racing" and "Forza Motorsport"; and MSN(r) Games
> (http://www.games.msn.com), the official games channel for the MSN
> network and home to such hits as "Bejeweled" and "Hexic(r)."
>
>
>
> About Microsoft
>
> Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq "MSFT") is the worldwide leader in
> software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize
> their full potential.

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