Earlier this week we had the privilege of chatting to Ben Penrose, who is the Art Director for Forza Horizon 3. He shared some information about why Australia was chosen for the location of Forza Horizon 3, how they captured the variety of climates and locations as well as how sound is a bit part of the game.
Can you tell us about how you came to the decision to bring the Forza Horizon franchise to Australia?
Ben: One of the biggest things we had to decide when choosing the setting of a (Horizons) game was that we wanted to have somewhere that had as much diversity as possible. As the art director visual diversity was number one on my list so we spent a lot of time researching locations