Articles

MensaDad News » Turn 10 Studios

Forza Motorsport 3 – Week in Review (6/3/11)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | Jun-3-2011 | Comments Off

This week has been so crazy with everyone getting ready for E3, a few of us can’t remember what the outside world is like. We’re spending lots of time here in the Turn 10 offices putting the finishing touches on a few things we’re excited to be able to share with you soon. As in, on Tuesday. But until then, ... … Read entire article »

Forza Motorsport 3 – Week in Review (5/27)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-27-2011 | Comments Off

Is it E3 time yet? As E3 draws closer, everyone at Turn 10 seems to be spending more and more time at the office. We did however take some time this week to announce the U.S. Pre-Order details for Forza Motorsport 4. We know you guys love the car packs, so as a bonus for early adopters there are a ... … Read entire article »

The Community Inside Line (5/23)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-23-2011 | Comments Off

Normally we put the spotlight on a member of the community in our weekly Inside Line series but this week is a little different. Since this will be our last Inside Line until after E3, I thought we would sit down to talk to Jeff Belfi, a longtime member of the community and the newest member of the Turn 10 ... … Read entire article »

Forza Motorsport 3 — Week in Review (5/20)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-20-2011 | Comments Off

How do I know we’re getting closer to E3? A few things: 1) My daily calendar is clogged with more meetings than time to get actual work done.2) I find myself day-dreaming about Roscoe’s Chicken & Waffles (an L.A. mainstay known for, well, it's chicken and waffles.)3) I play the E3 build of our game and get giddy with the thought of Forza fans ... … Read entire article »

Official Competition Winners (5/19)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-19-2011 | Comments Off

This week, you may have noticed that we've combined the Weekly Contest Winners and Community Spotlight articles. Since starting this new publishing schedule a few months back, we have received lots of comments about how much you like the daily articles. With E3 right around the corner and a new FM4 web site just around the bend, we need to adjust our publishing ... … Read entire article »

Top Gear Tuesday: Jaguar C-X75, The Latest Aston/Zagato Project, and More!

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-17-2011 | Comments Off

Welcome to another Top Gear Tuesday! Each week we highlight content from our friends at TopGear.com, including feature stories and photo galleries, as well as behind-the-scenes footage from the Top Gear television series.   Jaguar’s LatestJaguar announces its C-X75 supercar’s getting built. We kick ourselves in the face with excitement. 0-60 in less than three seconds, 0-100mph in less than six ... … Read entire article »

The Community Inside Line (5/16)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-16-2011 | Comments Off

This week, our spotlight shines on the photography side of Forza Motorsport. We sit down with Damien, an experienced photographer who still has yet to graduate high school. People who follow the multimedia section will know Damien as Manual Clutch. Personal profileName: DamienOccupation: Produce Manager Gamertag: Manual Clutch (AKA MC)FM.net Subculture of Choice: Multimedia How long have you been playing Forza? ... … Read entire article »

Forza Motorsport 3 – Week in Review (5/13)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-13-2011 | Comments Off

Okay, so when I asked last week, as part of the Question of the Week, what was the ONE thing you were most looking forward to seeing from Forza Motorsport 4 at E3 2011, most of you went overboard. Now, don’t get me wrong, I’m all for Forza 4 enthusiasm but you do realize I read through ALL of these ... … Read entire article »

Official Competition Winners (5/12)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-12-2011 | Comments Off

The Forza Motorsport Official Community Competitions have closed, we are ready to announce the winners. All winners will receive a gift car of choice and be featured for a week as a Turn 10 pick in the game. You can take part in any of our competitions by visiting the Forza Community Events section in our forums. First Place -sinnermac Second ... … Read entire article »

Wednesday Community Spotlight (5/11)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-11-2011 | Comments Off

The Community Spotlight is back, your place to find out all the happenings around the Forza Community. We are always looking for things to feature, if you have an event you would like to get in the spotlight, post your details here. One of the many shots taken by Bipolar Dolphin at Round 2 of Formula Drift. Formula Drift PhotosBipolar Dolphin ... … Read entire article »

Top Gear Tuesday: Ford Mustang Boss 302 and More

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-10-2011 | Comments Off

Welcome to another Top Gear Tuesday! Each week we highlight content from our friends at TopGear.com, including feature stories and photo galleries, as well as behind-the-scenes footage from the Top Gear television series. Ford Mustang Boss 302You don’t have to sign a legal waiver before you drive the new Ford Mustang Boss 302. But it might be an idea ... … Read entire article »

The Community Inside Line (5/9)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-9-2011 | Comments Off

I always enjoy finding out about the gamers who play the Forza Motorsport series, I have to say this week’s Inside Line was one of the more interesting. This week we get to meet Don, Don Ente to those of you who follow the multiplayer threads. Don has had a rather unique life, he is currently in his fourth year ... … Read entire article »

Forza Motorsport 3 — Week in Review — (May 6, 2011)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-6-2011 | Comments Off

Don’t look now but we are just about a month away from the start of the 2011 Electronic Entertainment Expo. The mind reels not just at how quickly this year is flying by but at how much stuff we here at Turn 10 will be accomplishing between now and the first day of E3 on June 7. As if things haven’t ... … Read entire article »

Official Competition Winners (5/5)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-5-2011 | Comments Off

The Forza Motorsport Official Community Competitions have closed, we are ready to announce the winners. All winners will receive a gift car of choice and be featured for a week as a Turn 10 pick in the game. You can take part in any of our competitions by visiting the Forza Community Events section in our forums. First Place – ... … Read entire article »

Wednesday Community Spotlight (5/4)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-4-2011 | Comments Off

The Community Spotlight is back, your place to find out all the happenings around the Forza Community. We are always looking for things to feature, if you have an event you would like to get in the spotlight, post your details here. Carrera Eyewear 550 SpyderBarrybarfly has been doing some hotlapping with a number of cars and he has decided to let ... … Read entire article »

Top Gear Tuesday: Lamborghini Aventador and More

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-3-2011 | Comments Off

Welcome to another Top Gear Tuesday! Each week we highlight content from our friends at TopGear.com, including feature stories and photo galleries, as well as behind-the-scenes footage from the Top Gear television series.   The ‘RS’ Stands For ‘Really Sweet’Porsche punts out its new 493bhp GT3 RS. OK, so the 997-gen 4.0-litre might be a last-of-the-line special, but we’d still sell ... … Read entire article »

The Community Inside Line (5/2)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | May-2-2011 | Comments Off

This week we visit Finland to talk to Teemu, a longtime Forza community member and Race/Replica specialist. Those of you who follow along with our weekly competitions will know Teemu as warcryFIN. Teemu is a student who has been pumping out amazing race liveries since 2007. Personal Profile  Name: TeemuOccupation: StudentGamertag: warcryFINFM.net Subculture of Choice: Race/Replica Designs   How long have you been playing ... … Read entire article »

Forza Motorsport 3 – Week in Review (4/29)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | Apr-29-2011 | Comments Off

Forza fans should check out this month’s Game Informer magazine (the one with Mass Effect 3 on the cover). Inside, there’s a huge feature story from writer Matthew Kato, who took his real-life love of racing games, and in particular Forza 3, and applied those skills onto a real race course on the Porsche Sport Driving School at the Barber ... … Read entire article »

Official Competition Winners (4/28)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | Apr-28-2011 | Comments Off

The Forza Motorsport Official Community Competitions have closed, we are ready to announce the winners. All winners will receive a gift car of choice and be featured for a week as a Turn 10 pick in the game. You can take part in any of our competitions by visiting the Forza Community Events section in our forums. First Place – ... … Read entire article »

Wednesday Community Spotlight (4/27)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | Apr-27-2011 | Comments Off

The Community Spotlight is back, your place to find out all the happenings around the Forza Community. We are always looking for things to feature, if you have an event you would like to get in the spotlight, post your details here.  The best image of this car has a chance to win a large sum of Forza credits. For more, read ... … Read entire article »

Top Gear Tuesday: Shanghai Motor Show 2011 and More

Source: Turn 10 Studios | Apr-26-2011 | Comments Off

Welcome to another Top Gear Tuesday! Each week we highlight content from our friends at TopGear.com, including feature stories and photo galleries, as well as behind-the-scenes footage from the Top Gear television series. Shanghai 2011 Motor Show: The Other SideYeah yeah, so you’ve seen the new Beetle and Citroen DS5 and Merc A-Class and cool new Volvo concepts in ... … Read entire article »

The Community Inside Line (4/25)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | Apr-25-2011 | Comments Off

This week we take a walk on the wild side of Forza with a look into the drifting culture. One person who seems to have a great hold on the Drift Scene with the Slyde Life blog is Estefan Hernandez, EDC 2Smooth to those of from the Drift Lounge. In 2010, Estefan started Slyde Life as a blog dedicated to ... … Read entire article »

Forza Motorsport 3 – Week in Review (4/22)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | Apr-22-2011 | Comments Off

Tanner Foust at Turn 10, new hoppers, and HLC Season 3. It’s your weekly dose of everything Forza Motorsport! Tanner at Turn 10In this week’s Top Gear Tuesday, we ran a story about Top Gear USA host Tanner Foust winning the Global Rallycross event here in the Seattle area (and dislocating his shoulder in the process). What we didn’t tell you ... … Read entire article »

Official Competition Winners (4/21)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | Apr-21-2011 | Comments Off

The Forza Motorsport Official Community Competitions have closed, we are ready to announce the winners. All winners will receive a gift car of choice and be featured for a week as a Turn 10 pick in the game. You can take part in any of our competitions by visiting the Forza Community Events section in our forums. First Place – ... … Read entire article »

Wednesday Community Spotlight (4/20)

Source: Turn 10 Studios | Apr-20-2011 | Comments Off

The Community Spotlight is back, your place to find out all the happenings around the Forza Community. We are always looking for things to feature, if you have an event you would like to get in the spotlight, post your details here.   Godspeed’s Desktop Stitch (click to download) 1:32 The Fictional Race ShowSLicK350 posted a link to a video last week made by one ... … Read entire article »