The anticipation for Forza Horizon 5 continues to grow. Here’s how to get into the game as early as possible.
Mexico is calling! Forza Horizon 5 starts in around two weeks on November 9th, 2021, but thanks to Early Access you can explore the game world four days earlier. What do you need for this? Premium!
The open-world racing game appears in three versions: Premium, Deluxe and Standard.
In addition, for those who play the main game as a standard edition via the Xbox Game Pass, there is also the premium add-ons bundle for a fee.
Only the premium version and the premium add-ons bundle support the early start from November 5th, 2021 at 0:00 CET. So if you bought the standard version, but on November 6th. but realizes that he can’t wait, he just has to buy the premium add-ons bundle and get instant access to the game.
So what do you need to play Forza Horizon 5 on November 5th, 2021?
- Forza Horizon 5 – Premium Edition
- Active Xbox Game Pass subscription for the Standard Edition of the game + Forza Horizon 5 Premium Add-ons Bundle (paid)
For Xbox Game Pass users without add-on bundle purchase, Standard and Deluxe owners, wait until the next calendar week and until November 9th, 2021.
No matter which version you have, the pre-installation of the game, which is more than 100 GB in size, is already possible from the Microsoft Store, Steam will follow shortly.
Note: Forza Horizon 5 has something called a “rolling release”. In each country, players can start playing at midnight their time. In countries with multiple time zones, the easternmost counts. Before Germany embarks on the journey, half the globe will be able to play – so be on the lookout for spoilers!