Rocky Mountain ride: Forza Horizon understands why we love Colorado

I haven't played enough of the first three Forza Motorsport games to tell you if their car-worshipping DNA is well-represented in Forza Horizon, their stepchild. But I can tell you that not only is Horizon a truly stellar game in its own right, it understands why we love Colorado.

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Chris Utterback
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