The Forza series is widely regarded as one of the best racing franchises of the modern generation of gaming, with every game in the series seeming to receive solid reviews every time. Forza Motorsport 6 was no exception offering players the chance to face-off in challenges against one another, such as the live events in London and the San Diego Comic-Con. Now Forza 6 is offering players the chance to face off yet again with two new eSports racing competitions.
Taken from Xbox Wire
There are two competitions.
Race Off Pro Series
Race Off Pro Series is the first virtual championship of the FIA Formula E Championship. The Race Off Pro Series will be held alongside the FIA Formula E Championship. Five online rounds will act as a warm-up for the real track action. Beginning March 24th, the series will see Formula E-themed Rivals qualifying events. The top 10 players players of the season will then head to Londo, in an all-expenses paid trip, to compete for a cash prize in the Race Off Pro Championship. For more details visit the tournament’s site.
Major League Gaming Tournament
From March 26th until May 7th Major League Gaming (MLG) will host it’s first Forza 6 online tournament. The tournament is open to all fans of Forza 6 and allows players to complete in weekly one-on-one and team based events featuring S-class cars and a wide array of tracks. Players are competing for the chance to race in the live finals and earn a share of the cash pool. The finals will be broadcast from the MLG studios in New York City on May 21st. All finalists will also receive an in-game gift car. Visit the tournament’s page on MLG for more information and to sign up.