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Forza Horizon 5 Retrowave

Forza Horizon 5 Retrowave

Setting the stage for a high-speed synthwave journey through a neon-lit wonderland, the Forza Horizon 5 Festival is about to go Retrowave.

The Horizon Festival is about to get a dazzling makeover with the latest update to Forza Horizon 5, aptly named Horizon Retrowave. This update introduces an electrifying mix of neon lights, synthwave music, and retro vibes, transforming the festival into a nostalgic yet futuristic experience.

New Retrofuturistic Rides

One of the most exciting aspects of Horizon Retrowave is the addition of 5 new retrofuturistic cars to your collection. These reward cars include a modern reincarnation of a Lamborghini legend and a unique Hyundai that masterfully blends elements from both the past and present. These vehicles are not just about performance; they are a celebration of style, with designs that pay homage to the past while embracing the future.

Synthwave Soundtrack with Horizon Wave

Every great driving experience needs a killer soundtrack, and Horizon Retrowave delivers with the introduction of a new radio station: Horizon Wave. This station is dedicated to synthwave music, providing a perfect auditory backdrop to your adventures through the festival. With a new host and over 10 new tracks, all in the distinctive synthwave style, Horizon Wave ensures that your drives are as immersive as they are exhilarating.

Neon Highway: A Visual and Auditory Feast

As you cruise through the festival, you’ll encounter the Neon Highway, a new feature adorned with vibrant neon decorations. These neon elements are designed to interact with the music playing on your radio, creating a synchronized visual and auditory experience that enhances the overall ambiance of Horizon Retrowave.

Release Notes & Game Fixes

  • 20 new EventLab props including 12 with lights synched to the music being played through in-game radio.
  • New Horizon Wave Radio Station featuring a new DJ and 21 new songs
  • New Neon Highway
  • Improvements made for an issue where some players were getting “Forza Horizon Server Not Available” error message while trying to connect to the Auction House, Message Centre,
  • Leaderboards or browse Liveries, Tunes and Vinyl
  • Fixed an issue where players were not able to follow/unfollow creators via the Creative Hub
  • General performance and stability fixes
  • Fixed an issue where AI Traffic cars were not present in Street Races
  • Fixed an issue with the 2020 Audi TT RS where front fenders were disappearing when equipping the customized hood
  • Fixed an issue with the 2020 Audi TT RS where the digital gauge in the cockpit view had some texture inconsistencies

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Darren Buckner

Darren Buckner

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