The open world car racing simulator, part of the Forza game series, or rather the sequel to the Forza Horizon game, which was released in 2012. The game has a continuation - Forza Horizon 3.
In the story of the game, the player participates in the fictional Horizon racing festival, taking place in southern France and northern Italy.
The game world of Forza Horizon 2 is about three times larger than the world of the game Forza Horizon.
In total, the game has more than two hundred different cars, among which there are exotic, rally, trucks and "hot" hatchbacks. Among them: Lamborghini Huracán LP610-4 and Lamborghini Aventador in the version of Veneno, McLaren P1, LaFerrari, Koenigsegg Agera, Bugatti Veyron in the version of Sport.
Players explore the terrain in which the races take place, take part in races and other events - without all this, you cannot advance further in the game. Time of the day, day and night, were present in previous games, and in Forza Horizon 2 for the first time in the Forza Motorsport series a dynamic weather system was implemented.
To the modes of the game, known from previous games, new modes are added. For example, the Bucket List is a group of competitions, the result of which is taken into account for all group competitions in total. In multiplayer mode in the Bucket List, you can invite a friend or a random player, this mode has its own name Co-Op Bucket Lists. Another mode, also multiplayer, Car Meets, allows players to compare their cars. For multiplayer ringing modes are also available, sprint races, off-road racing and others.
The first addition to Storm Island (for the Xbox One version of the game) contains a new terrain - Storm Island. It has its own tracks, five new types of competitions, the expansion of the game engine weather system, five new cars and one car in the hangar.
The supplement dedicated to Porsche cars contains ten cars, including the Porsche 944, Porsche 911 GT3 RS, Porsche Macan Turbo, Porsche Cayman GT4.
Forza Horizon 2 also has a Fast & Furios cinema franchise - Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious. In this supplement, nitrous oxide appears for the first time in the Forza Motorsport series.