Microsoft Corp. this week said Forza Horizon for the Xbox 360 will be sold Oct. 23.
Developed by Playground Games with Turn 10 Studios, Forza Horizon is said to include an open-road world that will allow users to explore the territory.
Microsoft in 2011 released Forza Motorsport 4 which included comprehensive outfit modes, vehicles, upgrades, and online play for casual or pro drivers.
Microsoft in Apr. recorded a 16 percent decline in the division that includes the Xbox business in third quarter results.
The Entertainment and Devices division posted revenue of $1.62 billion, a 16 percent decline from the year prior.