Forza Horizon 5 Tops 10 Million Players, Biggest First Week in Xbox History - NewsWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 18 November 2021 / 1,504 Views
The recently released open-world racing game, Forza Horizon 5, set a record for the largest launch day for any first-party Xbox game with over 4.5 million players.
Developer Playground Games via Twitter announced the game has surpassed 10 million players and had the biggest first week in Xbox and Xbox Game Pass history.
"Thank you to the more than 10M Forza Horizon 5 fans for the biggest first week in Xbox history and Xbox Game Pass EVER. GG!" reads the tweet from the developer.
Forza Horizon 5 is available now for the Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC, and Xbox Game Pass.
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