Microsoft, Turn 10 and Porsche have now announced that they have now signed a new license agreement to integrate the legendary Automarke into the “Forza” series in the coming years. The Porsche Car Pack for “Forza Horizon 3” has already been released.
After the end of last year, the exclusive licensing agreement between Electronic Arts and Porsche had expired, it was already speculated that the well-known cars of the car manufacturer could appear in other racing game brands than only “Need for Speed”. In recent months, Porsche vehicles have already been announced for “Assetto Corsa” or “Gran Turismo Sport”. Now, however, Microsoft also follows.
According to this, Microsoft and Porsche have now signed a license agreement, which guarantees a multi-year partnership for the “Forza” series. In the next six years, Porsche will be in all “Forza” games. The beginning is now “Forza Horizon 3“.
For yesterday evening, Microsoft and the responsible developers of Playground Games had published a new Porsche Car Pack for the Xbox One and the PC. With this, players receive the following cars for the price of 6.99 USD
- 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS
- 2017 Porsche Panamera Turbo
- 2016 Porsche Cayman GT4
- 1973 Porsche 911 Carrera RS
- 1995 Porsche 911 GT2
- 1960 Porsche 718 RS 60
- 1955 Porsche 550A Spyder
In addition, those responsible have announced the eSports event “Forza Racing Championship Season 3: The Porsche Cup“. Everyone can register for the event on the official website.