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Screenshot Comparison of Forza 3 vs. Forza 2 featuring Corvette Z06 and Golf V GTi

Videogameszone is showing another selfmade screenshot comparison of Forza Motorsport 3 and Forza Motorsport 2. Today they take a look at Corvette Z06 and Golf V GTi. (Forza Motorsport 2, Forza Motorsport 3, Xbox 360)

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Shadow Flare  +   1805d ago
Ur, urgh......

Microsoft Xbox 360  +   1805d ago
Sad to say, I had to look at the little icon to determine which game was which. Forza 2 actually looks better in some shots.
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renegade  +   1805d ago
I agree
Lighting and some other things makes for forza 3 superior but not a big difference in textures ....
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renegade  +   1805d ago
I fact
In the second screen forza 2 lighting looks better, see the reflection in the car
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PROFIT  +   1805d ago
I always knew that turn10 could not achieve the quality in the BULLSHOTS they promoted
smoke n mirrors.

seems ^THAT^ is the microsoft staple this gen, since thats all it brings to the table
sniper-squeak  +   1805d ago
I seriously had to close the window after the 3rd comparison photo. It just sickened me because for one, I could hardly tell the difference and two, the graphics were terrible imo.
renegade  +   1805d ago
@Shadow Flare
GT5 for sure .
table  +   1805d ago
I thought forza3 was said to have pushed the 360 to its limits? They must have been BSing. Gameplay is what matters most anyway but it's a shame it doesn't look as good as the hype suggested.
bnaked  +   1805d ago
huh? Forza 2 cars looking better in some pics.. Better light reflections.. hm, forza 3 is looking good, but the grafics are not much improved..
Game13a13y  +   1805d ago
Forza3 graphics aren't really all that
look at the interior, its just plain ugly.
2Spock  +   1805d ago
Really people need to move on with there live's. I have never ever seen fanboys glut over screens of a game they cant own in my life. I have played them both, so i could care less what anyone else thinks or flase opinions they have.
WIIIS1  +   1805d ago
PS3 fanboys are a joke! Using GT bullshots to compare against Forza ingame screens now?? I've played GT5 Prologue the ingame graphics are nowhere near the bullshots so don't try to kid yourselves. Hey let's do a Uncharted 1 and Uncharted 2 comparison btw lol!!
Syronicus  +   1805d ago
It's sad to see...
That MS fans defend this type of development. All they did here was put a little different lighting on the old game and packaged it for full retail. This is worse than the Rainbow Six Vegas crap that Ubisoft pulled a while back. More of an update than a new retail game.
beardpapa  +   1805d ago
"PS3 fanboys are a joke! Using GT bullshots to compare against Forza ingame screens now?? I've played GT5 Prologue the ingame graphics are nowhere near the bullshots so don't try to kid yourselves. Hey let's do a Uncharted 1 and Uncharted 2 comparison btw lol!!"

Well, you could say Turn10 was a joke, using Forza 3 bullshots to look on par with GT5 bullshots and claim definitive, but hey, GT5 bullshots still looked better. Much better. Funny you sound like a fanboy yourself. What a joke!
DevastationEve  +   1805d ago
I like how the PS3 fanboys bombarded this article right away, good job guys! How much were you paid...wait, you guys do this for free? Man, you guys are more desperate than I thought!

Seriously...not even a dime was made off your hard work? How do you guys support yourselves?
Zeevious  +   1805d ago
I care because I've been LIED TO...
You may be used to it...
You may blindly run out and blow another $60 for what looks to me like the game I already own...
You may even like being lied too in FAKE Shot after FAKE Shot from Turn 10, but gamers with a healthy respect for the truth who don't see any reason to waste $60 that could be spent on a NEW game, that is REALLY new, not a bunch of FAKE PHOTO's & PR...Don't like being lied to.

- I have Forza 2, and wanted to believe this really was much better.
- Turn 10 told me to believe.
- Turn 10 even showed me glossy photo's to make me believe.

What I believe now is simply one thing...
Turn 10 is a Liar.


Real gamers demand REAL games...and it looks like I already own Forza 3...You can too...for $10.

Buy Forza 2 - Do it for Turn $10...
tucky  +   1805d ago
Bad comparaison
Would you give a similar comment for a comparaison between Gran Turismo 3 and 4 ? At that time, people could have give the same comments : the same tracks looked exactly the same, the only slight difference was in the cars. In reality Gran Turismo 4 was a lot better on new tracks.

In Forza 3, the cars don't have the same hard sunlight reflection on top of the car but do you prefer that ? (people were complaining when Forza 2 was out that this light was not quite realistic)
In short, having played the demo (and having Forza 2), I can tell you that the graphics are a big improvement: new tracks are really gorgeous and cars have really less aliasing.

On the other hand, Forza 3 is here compared with Forza 2 which is, to my eyes, actually the best racing game (NFS is not as pure and polished).
Zeevious  +   1804d ago
Tucky...Bad comparison?
or simply inconveniently true.

I ALSO own Forza 2 & yes, I've played the demo...who interested in this game hasn't?

Your question about comparing GT3 & GT4 in fact really proves the validity of comparing Forza 3 & 2! Yes...I would & I have compared the two GTs. Now I'm comparing Forza.

Forza 3 is definitely not a "big" improvement in graphics...anyone looking at these screenshots, myself included often had to look for the logo to tell if the shots are from 2 or 3!

A big improvement would have been if Turn 10's shots paraded around everywhere where in fact NOT FAKE.

The truth is, you where lied to. I was lied to. EVERYONE was lied to.

I'll reserve final judgment after renting Forza 3, but everything besides the fake Turn 10 shots 7 ridiculous Turn 10 PR points to the actual game being nothing more than Forza 2 - Regurgitated into a new $60 box.

I can get Forza 2 for just Turn $10 & plus what is actually a NEW game for the $60 i'll save adjusting the brightness & contrast myself...

Turn 10 . . . Loved Forza 2 -- But your lies & fake shots have lost this gamers trust.
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Bereaver  +   1805d ago
To see HD, some of you might need to copy the address without google translation. Otherwise it won't be clickable.

*edit* picture

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Bereaver  +   1805d ago
And for those of you arguing about Forza 3 being definitive!


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MetalGearRising  +   1805d ago
Forza MotorSport 3 GOTY 09 CONFIRMED AAA
Not even gonna bother arguing I'm getting my game soon while you have to wait hahahahahaha .
Shadow Flare  +   1805d ago
lol, whatever you're stuck with i guess
EpicGamerSwordsman  +   1805d ago
Not even gonna bother arguing
Like your dumbass even replies to comments that make you look like a total idiot anyway :p
cereal_killa  +   1805d ago
Forza MotorSport 3 GOTY 09 CONFIRMED AAA <<<<< PP confirmed
spongeboob  +   1805d ago
I hope you enjoy your little racing sim longer then you enjoyed your halo 3 dlc. Maybe it will keep you off N4G for awhile but i doubt it. While your racing around a track i will be playing the definitive TPS of the decade.
So run along and play with your little plastic cars, i think i hear your mommy calling for din din.
Foxgod  +   1805d ago
Why is Videogamezone.de doing so much comparisons?
renegade  +   1805d ago
Because every body wants to know the truth.
PROFIT  +   1805d ago
yes, everyone EXCEPT foxgog,idnmh,metalgearrising

seriously, i think the ms douches on this site, are microsoft employees.
ActionBastard  +   1805d ago
Why haven't you ever asked that when PS3 games are compared? Oh! That's right...this is Foxgod I'm replying to.
boodybandit  +   1805d ago
Gee I don't know Foxgod just maybe it has something to do with
Turn 10 and all their definitive BS including the best graphics ever. This obviously isn't even the best looking 360 racer let alone best looking console racer ever. This is just a slightly more polished Forza 2 and that was no looker to begin with.
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LazyDevs  +   1805d ago
If you "Special people" don't like turn 10. Then why do you insist on coming to all the articles. Yeah thats right it's a rhetorical question, well good thing i have played both to make my decision instead of going by someone falsley doing screen comparisons.
PirateThom  +   1805d ago
I've also played both Forza 2 and Forza 3 and, yes, there is some improvement, but not the spectacular visuals Turn 10 lied about.

The interiors of the cars are ugly as hell for one thing.

Basically, spin it however you like, the game is not as advertised.
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sak500  +   1805d ago
Why ps3 games are not compared? Well these get released once a year so we have to wait for their exclusive games to turn up. In the meantime we not only enjoy MP games but also exclusives. Sorry ps3 only owners just wait for their exclusives since 99% of MP are better on 360 and anyway sony lovers dont like anything which is on another cheaper console.
beardpapa  +   1805d ago
Foxgod, you're gonna get these types of articles regarding a game that's touted as definitive racer and best graphics but underdelivers. You know, the arrogant statements? Like Heavenly Sword couldn't be done on dvd and only possible on blu-ray, but hey it was only like 6 hours long. Or how Sony did this before and the media lashed at them with a lot of articles too - the whole get two jobs to purchase a PS3. Irony that some people had to get two jobs in this economic downfall to purchase a PS3. KZ2 was getting this kind of backlash too when the first leaked images came out. Media was comparing it left & right against the CGI E3 trailer. Fortunately enough, GG was able to deliver a game that's on par with the trailer and in some cases exceed expectations.
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DevastationEve  +   1805d ago
cough SUBHD MGS4 cough.

gameangel  +   1805d ago
I love comparisons. But as for Forza ones...


I won't be clicking the link to the site, in case you're wondering... :)
dalibor  +   1805d ago
Haha... feel the wrath... the PS3 had to endure when it was criticized from 360 supporters to no ends Mrs. Angel. It was really retarded to be honest, now it's payback even though I do not criticize the 360 much on N4G. There is a lesson here, do unto others what others do unto thee Click it. Click it. Clik t. Clk t. ck t(so you know the truth click da article I dare ya)
BTW I dalibor welcome you to N4G, is it me or have there been some female gamers joining on N4G lately?
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LazyDevs  +   1805d ago
And still to this day, i had to feel the wrath from PS2 fanboys back when i owned the original xbox. So actually the wrath never left, once a douche bag always a douche bag.
dalibor  +   1805d ago
You got a point. I guess that is why I usually go to the forums more so than before. At least there it seems like there is less hate towards systems. But people do need to not take this kind of stuff to seriously, it boggles my mind how people from both sides can act at times. Game on in a peaceful way... and actually become more civil. We gots to represent the gaming community no matter where your stance is.
Zeevious  +   1805d ago
What wrath? I want to know if Forza 3 is worth a purchase...
I own Forza 2, and honestly having been convinced with Turn 10's fake pics & PR, comparisons like this are important.

If you have a PS3 and are just gloating over this controversy...go play a game -- I'll meet you in the Uncharted 2 multiplayer deathmatch...(prepare to die)

I'm trying to decide if I should buy Forza 3.
At this point these comparisons have helped tremendously. So far, it looks like I already BOUGHT Forza 3, when I bought Forza 2!

I'll still rent 3, but if it's not worth $50 more than what I already have in Forza 2, I'll just spend that on a REAL game.

Save $50 -- Adjust the Brightness & Contrast on your HDTV for FREE!
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Zeevious  +   1805d ago
Link Submitted By GAMEANGEL - The same GameAngel who said...

I won't be clicking the link to the site, in case you're wondering... :)

How exactly can you SUBMIT the link then claim you hate it, and won't click the link to it?

GameAngel, please explain to everyone exactly how that works again?
No more Forza comparisons...you won't even click the link BUT YOU SUBMITTED IT & THE COMPARISON ? ? ?

Excuse me, but What the F * * * ! ? !
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d0nT wOrrY  +   1805d ago
can't tell which one is 3
Sarcasm  +   1805d ago
Cue the

"But but but those are fakeeeeeeeee screenshots! No way that's real!"
Shadow Haze501  +   1805d ago
BS franchise.
DiffusionE  +   1805d ago
lol....in the first two screen comparisons, i thought FZ3 was FZ2 and vice versa.
militant07  +   1805d ago
by playing the demo and comparing it to forza 2, forza 3 looks much better, i cant deny what i saw and believe a screenshot taken from unknown guy trolling
renegade  +   1805d ago
Forza 3 looks better than its predecessor but no by a far.
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caladbolg777  +   1805d ago
I guess I'm a cynic. Same game, less bloom?
PROFIT  +   1805d ago
yes they reduced bloom so they can achieve the 60fps.

so in other words, its a slightly polished turd
taylor35  +   1805d ago
crap comparisons,same old rubbish,for start photos to small to notice any different,only for sony fanboys.

ng4 we want gaming news not this rubbish everyday,
you check the big gaming sites they wouldnt dream of putting this
sort of crap up everyday.

sort u self out please.
PROFIT  +   1805d ago
you just described all of u microfans and ur multiplat comparisons. I guess that also throws the microfans hddvd>dvd=brd argument out the window.

see what i did ^^^^^. thanx for providing me with the opportunity
Staircase  +   1805d ago
Rofl. I really hate siding with "Sony Fanboys," but damn are they right. You only complain when the comparison shows the lack of graphic quality in a 360 game.
PROFIT  +   1805d ago
im sorry you feel that way
i truly do. realistically though, im a huge fan of quality and new experiences unrivaled anywhere else. If that entitles me to be labeled a sony fanboy....then i guess sony is delivering in that area. which in turn makes me a fan of them.

im just offering my honest opinion. if u cant stomach my post, just block me.

have a nice day
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jkhan  +   1805d ago
I don't like to get into discussions like these but I will only say this, I am disappointed in Turn10. The game's graphics are no way near what they showed in the videos & so called screenshots
Zeevious  +   1805d ago
I have to agree 100%!
Here's my recommendation to everyone...

Buy Forza 2 - It's $10 - Give Turn 10 a $10

Save $50 -- Adjust the Brightness & Contrast yourself!
STONEY4  +   1805d ago
In more than half the screenshots, Forza 2 actually looks better... WTF
Bumpmapping  +   1805d ago
Same thing with Gears 1-2 graphically it wasn't that big of a leap it just goes to show you how inferior 360 hardware is in comparison to PS3.
KilZoneGeneralStrife  +   1805d ago
MSFT,fire Dan Greenwalt
And Che Chou for spinning their lies.
hm0uzy  +   1805d ago
dudes IMO this game looks more like a patch or upgrade, but gamers have no choice or this or nothing thats is the reality, enjoy
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potedude  +   1805d ago
There is very little difference between the two of them. On occasion I had to look at the icon to see which was which. Xbox fail...
Time_Is_On_My_Side  +   1805d ago
This is kind of funny...
I'm wondering if it has to do with the disc size since Forza 2 was on one disc and Forza 3 is on two, in the end Forza 2 looks better; a first in the industry that the predecessor surpasses its successor. People will see soon enough in their own homes if it is really true. I'm sure this will sell millions because it's Microsoft and they're all about the games (rolls eyes).
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ultimolu  +   1805d ago
Lol, Forza 2 looks better. o.O
PS3 slim  +   1805d ago
I'm surprised the PS3 fanboys took this long to bash Forza.

Here comes the SDF offensive. LOL at the pics all small and cherry picked captured just at the right moments to make Forza 2 seem on par with Forza 3.

This guy is doing something to the pics that is why he keeps making them. SDF.com are making these.

If you play the Froza 3 demo and Forza 2 and read the reviews you would know Forza 3 blows past Forza 2.

Forza 2 cars look sad compared to Forza 3 cars.
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wxer  +   1805d ago
"Forza 2 cars look sad compared to Forza 3 cars."

okay you can now stop seeing thing using your ass hole
TruEve  +   1805d ago
I notice a difference
but not much...

Initially I had to do a double-take and look for the logo to discover which was which.

FM3 should look better overall, but from these screens, it doesn't seem to be a great leap. A side-to-side comparison on my TV would be fair.

Lastly, is it just me, or does FM2 actually look better in some of these pics?
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ThaGeNeCySt  +   1805d ago
I know what I've seen with my own eyes and Forza 3 looks a lot better than Forza 2.

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