Tag: Gamescom 2017


Project CARS 2 and Forza Motorsport 7 Win Awards at Gamescom 2017

Two of the most anticipated racing games of 2017, Forza Motorsport 7 and Project CARS 2, scooped prizes at the Gamescom awards ceremony this year. With 21 categories covering a… Read More »

Forza Motorsport 7 Will Feature Loot Boxes

Turn 10 has confirmed that the latest Forza Motorsport title will incorporate the use of in-game loot boxes. Confirmation comes by way of AR12 Gaming, who attended a Gamescom discussion… Read More »

Everything We Learned From Gamescom 2017

Gaming Aug 27, 2017 by Kyle Patrick

Gamescom 2017 is over. Thousands of people passed through the doors of the Koelnmesse last week — including the German Chancellor. With the Cologne-based show being one of the last of… Read More »

Is Germany's Leader Angela Merkel a Racing Game Fan? It Doesn't Look Like It!

Gaming 11 Aug 25, 2017 by Andrew Evans

The journalists at Gamescom’s press day earlier this week may have been a bit surprised to see a member of the political elite in their midst. Germany’s Chancellor, Angela Merkel,… Read More »

Our First Look at Forza 7's Redesigned Career Mode

One of the more exciting aspects of Forza Motorsport 7 will be its redesigned career mode. The previous two titles have been serviceable in this department but paled in comparison… Read More »

These Nine Racing Games Will be Enhanced for Xbox One X

Gaming 4 Aug 23, 2017 by Adam Ismail

Microsoft spilled more details regarding the Xbox One X this week at Gamescom. Among the news was a list of about 120 titles the new console will enhance. Fortunately for… Read More »

Forza Motorsport 7 Brings Back 'Horizon Edition' Cars

While Gamescom has kicked off, Turn 10 has continued its weekly tradition of car reveals for Forza Motorsport 7. It’s safe to say this week’s is a little different, however. This… Read More »

The Crew 2 Launches March 16, 2018 — Pre-Order Bonuses Detailed

Ubisoft has released a new trailer for open-world racer The Crew 2. Due to launch next year, the game continues its trip around the US but offers players the chance… Read More »

Gravel's Gamescom Trailer Explores Multiple Race Types

Gravel Aug 22, 2017 by Brendan Rorrison

Milestone Games has released a trailer for its new project Gravel. Announced earlier this year, Gravel is quite a step away from the usual titles from the Italian developer. Players… Read More »

Nürburgring Night Racing Shown Off in GT Sport Gamescom Teaser

Sony and Polyphony Digital may not be making a big presentation at this year’s Gamescom, but that doesn’t mean we won’t get to see anything new from Gran Turismo. PD… Read More »

Project Scorpio Returns as Special Edition Xbox One X, Pre-Orders Now Live

Hardware 2 Aug 22, 2017 by Michael Leary

At this year’s pre-Gamescom event, Microsoft revealed the Xbox One X is now available for pre-order. Originally unveiled at E3 this past June, the One X will retail for $499… Read More »

New Need For Speed Payback Trailer Shows Off Police Chases

Electronic Arts and Ghost Games have celebrated Gamescom with the release of a new Need For Speed Payback trailer. Shown off during EA’s presser at the event, this trailer focuses… Read More »

Forza Motorsport 7 PC Supported Peripheral List Released

Turn 10 has released the full list of supported peripherals for PC players of Forza Motorsport 7. Folks eschewing the console experience will have a lot of options in terms of… Read More »

Hey Sony, Is That a GT Sport-Themed PS4 You're Teasing?

Hardware 128 Aug 21, 2017 by Kyle Patrick

While Sony may not be holding a presser at Gamescom this week, it seems the Japanese giant still has some surprises in store. Case in point: PlayStation Europe is teasing… Read More »

Forza Motorsport 7 PC Specs Unveiled

Turn 10 has revealed the PC specs required to play Forza Motorsport 7 on the eve of Gamescom. Posted on the official website blog, the list shows what will be… Read More »

Watch the Xbox Gamescom 2017 Briefing Right Here

Gaming 1 Aug 20, 2017 by Michael Leary

Microsoft is first to bat at this year’s Gamescom and you’ll be able to watch it live here. The event kicks off 12 PM on the West Coast, 3 PM on… Read More »

Project CARS 2 Gamescom Trailer Shows off Racing Action in 4K

Hype levels for Project CARS 2 continue to rise as we quickly approach its September 22 release date. Before that however, Slightly Mad Studios has released a new 4K trailer ahead… Read More »

Ford Invites Gamers to Compete With Pro Driver's Real-World Lap Times

What’s faster? A real life car or its digital counterpart around the same track? This question is the subject of many debates among the sim racers. In a collaboration with… Read More »