Microsoft, Playground Games, and Turn 10 Studios have released a new edition in the “Forza Horizon – Behind the Scenes” video documentary series. In this latest edition of the video series fans have a chance to explore the open world playground of Colorado, which is the backdrop for all of the high intensity automotive action in Forza Horizon.

Forza Horizon’s creators spent months creating the incredible version of Colorado that fans will be able to race, drive, and explore in Forza Horizon. In this video, fans will be able to get an inside look at how the team took the hundreds of hours of video footage and the tens of thousands of photographs gathered during multiple reference trips to Colorado, and translate them into the massive, fun-filled world that makes up Forza Horizon. From the treacherous sun-baked cliffs of Red Rock to the pulsing non-stop party that is the Horizon Festival itself, Forza Horizon’s Colorado is an automotive playground brimming with intense action and surprises around every turn.

The multi-part “Forza Horizon: Behind the Scenes” video documentary series opens the door to the creation of this year’s biggest racing game, Forza Horizon.

Forza Horizon Season Pass Details Released: The “Forza Horizon” Season Pass is your action-packed ticket to automatic access to the “Forza Horizon” Expansion Pack (available Dec. 18, 2012), along with six game car packs, as they’re released through the next year. Each car pack will include six new vehicles and those who purchase the Season Pass will also get access to five exclusive season pass vehicles and the launch day pack.

The “Forza Horizon” Season Pass will be available for purchase starting 26th October, on the Xbox LIVE Marketplace for only 4,000 Microsoft points (Ł49.99), representing a 17 percent overall savings as compared to purchasing the content separately.

Forza Horizon Music List Unveiled: Forza Horizon is set against the backdrop of a fictional automotive music festival – the Horizon Festival. This robust music list includes over 65 songs spanning more than 60 artists and was curated and created specifically for the game by Rob da Bank, the famed BBC Radio DJ and creator of the Bestival music festival. Players can tune into three distinct radio stations while playing “Forza Horizon,” each with a different style of music and each with its own authentic DJ giving players Horizon Festival updates.

The name and a description of each station can be found below:

· Station 1 / “Horizon Bass Arena” – “A bleeding-edge mix of the latest electronic and dance music, from dubstep to electro to drum & bass. If it’s got bass, you’ll find it here.”
· Station 2 / “Horizon Pulse” – “An eclectic selection of indie festival favourites, remixed to keep you driving”
· Station 3 / “Horizon Rocks” – “If it’s got guitars in it, it’s here. Whether these bands are hitting the festival scene for the first time in 2012 or are legends reforming for one last gig, you’ll find a diverse selection of music on this station, all turned up to eleven.

You can also catch Rob da Bank giving a lowdown on his inspirations behind the choices for the soundtrack.

Here is a list of all the tracks included in “Forza Horizon,” including the station they’ll be playable on:
Forza Horizon Track List
Station Track Artist
Horizon Bass Arena Levels (Skrillex Mix) Avicii
Horizon Bass Arena Reckless (With Your Love) Azari & III
Horizon Bass Arena Cinema (Skrillex Remix) Benny Benassi
Horizon Bass Arena Blind Faith (feat. Liam Bailey) Chase & Status
Horizon Bass Arena Hot Mess (feat Elly Jackson) (Duck Sauce Mix) Chromeo
Horizon Bass Arena Encore Digitalism
Horizon Bass Arena The Power (feat. Dizzee Rascal) DJ Fresh
Horizon Bass Arena Silicone Lube Feed Me
Horizon Bass Arena Lies (Alex Metric Remix) Fenech-Soler
Horizon Bass Arena Icarus Madeon
Horizon Bass Arena Show Me A Sign Modestep
Horizon Bass Arena Lick The Rainbow Mord Fustang
Horizon Bass Arena Remanence (Junior Remix) Mr Magnetik
Horizon Bass Arena Me & You Nero
Horizon Bass Arena Reaching Out (Fred Falke Remix) Nero
Horizon Bass Arena Blue Monday New Order
Horizon Bass Arena Language Porter Robinson
Horizon Bass Arena Everyday (Netsky VIP Remix) Rusko
Horizon Bass Arena Somebody to Love (Sigma Remix) Rusko
Horizon Bass Arena The Hope Scuba
Horizon Bass Arena Bass 4 The Hacker
Horizon Bass Arena Illmerica (Extended Version) Wolfgang Gartner
Horizon Pulse Need You Now Cut Copy
Horizon Pulse Awake Electric Guest
Horizon Pulse Walking on a Dream Empire of the Sun
Horizon Pulse Iron Deer Dream (Chad Valley Remix) Fixers
Horizon Pulse Don't Stop (Color on the Walls) Foster The People
Horizon Pulse Hawaiian Air Friendly Fires
Horizon Pulse Hurting Friendly Fires
Horizon Pulse No Love Hooray for Earth
Horizon Pulse Over & Over Hot Chip
Horizon Pulse Black, White and Blue Ladyhawke
Horizon Pulse Let Me Go Maverick Sabre
Horizon Pulse Paddling Out Miike Snow
Horizon Pulse Life is Life (Yuksek Remix) Noah and the Whale
Horizon Pulse Take A Walk Passion Pit
Horizon Pulse 1901 Phoenix
Horizon Pulse Bom Bom Sam and the Womp
Horizon Pulse Disparate Youth Santigold
Horizon Pulse Spirit of the Night Tesla Boy
Horizon Pulse Pelican The Maccabees
Horizon Pulse Punching in a Dream The Naked & Famous
Horizon Pulse Aroused Tom Vek
Horizon Pulse Something Good Can Work (The Twelves Remix) Two Door Cinema Club
Horizon Pulse Yeah Yeah Willy Moon
Horizon Rocks R U Mine Arctic Monkeys
Horizon Rocks Lonely Boy Black Keys
Horizon Rocks The Infected Four Year Strong
Horizon Rocks Back of your Neck Howler
Horizon Rocks Give It Up LCD Soundsystem
Horizon Rocks Bring Em Down Lostprophets
Horizon Rocks We Bring An Arsenal Lostprophets
Horizon Rocks Teenager Mona
Horizon Rocks Animal Neon Trees
Horizon Rocks Wildfire, Smoke & Doom Pulled Apart By Horses
Horizon Rocks Lazy Eye Silversun Pickups
Horizon Rocks Surrender The Duke Spirit
Horizon Rocks Away from Here The Enemy
Horizon Rocks Had Enough The Enemy
Horizon Rocks Hate To Say I Told You The Hives
Horizon Rocks She Bangs The Drums The Stone Roses
Horizon Rocks Rock n Roll Queen The Subways
Horizon Rocks Motoring TOY
Horizon Rocks Bug Wavves
Horizon Rocks Farewell to the Fairground White Lies
Horizon Rocks Bite My Tongue (feat. Oli Sykes) You Me At Six
Horizon Rocks Get Away Yuck

More Forza Horizon Cars Announced: This week, Microsoft and Turn 10 Studios announced additional cars in its ongoing rollout of cars for Forza Horizon, which will be available starting on 26th October. Three brand new cars to the Forza universe were included in the rollout, including the 2012 Infiniti IPL G Coupe, the 2012 Eagle Speedster, and the 2009 Lamborghini Reventón Roadster. The most recently announced cars:
· 1954 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing Coupe
· 1966 Ford GT40 MkII
· 1969 Pontiac GTO Judge
· 1971 Nissan Skyline 2000GT
· 1981 BMW M1
· 1983 Audi Sport quattro
· 1984 Volkswagen Rabbit GTi
· 1987 Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500
· 1988 Lamborghini Countach LP500 QV
· 1991 BMW M3
· 1995 Volkswagen Corrado VR6
· 2002 Nissan Skyline GTR V-Spec
· 2005 Honda NSX-R GT
· 2008 BMW M3
· 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
· 2009 Lamborghini Reventón Roadster
· 2010 Dodge Viper SRT10 ACR-X
· 2012 BMW M5
· 2012 Eagle Speedster
· 2012 Hennessey Venom GT
· 2012 Infiniti IPL G Coupe

Turn 10 Studios is continuing to reveal new Forza Horizon cars on a daily basis, showcasing the hundreds of incredible cars that players will be able to collect, customise, and drive in the game. By following the official Forza Motorsport Twitter and Facebook feeds, fans will get daily updates on new car announcements, along with daily screenshots from the game and the chance to win Forza Horizon prizes.

“Forza Horizon” will be available starting on 26th October either in a Limited Collector’s Edition (Ł59.99 ERP) and a Standard Edition (Ł49.99 ERP), both available for pre-order now. The game is rated PEGI 12.