Forza Horizon 5 is already played by about a million players. The game will be released on Tuesday, November 9, but players who purchase the premium version can start the game from last Friday. More expensive copies cost 50 or 100 euros.
The number of players is displayed by in-game leaderboards. The video game website Chronicle noted on Saturday That there were already more than 800,000 names on the list and that has now increased even more. that youtube video player It shows that there are over 980,000 players on the leaderboards as of Sunday.
Forza Horizon 5 is available for Xbox consoles and Windows PC and will be playable for Game Pass subscribers on November 9 at no additional cost. Only when you purchase the premium version or the premium upgrade worth €100 and €50 respectively, players will get early access to the game. These versions also give players access to more cars and future expansions of the game.
With nearly a million players paying for early access, Microsoft has already generated between $50 million and $100 million in revenue from the game. Forza Horizon 5’s success is not unexpected. Predecessor FH4 is one of the most popular Xbox games, with 24 million people playing it by the end of last year, according to Microsoft. This game is also part of Game Pass, it is not known how many times the game has actually been sold.