Originally Posted by kred
How much better is forza 4 than the 3rd game? I'm itching to pull the trigger here.
I'd call it Forza 3.5 if I could. Forza 3 was one of the best racing games of all time, FM4 took that game and finely polished it. As you play, there is not a drastic overhaul that FM3 was to FM2. Like Oni said, everything is slighly better which does make it worth owning over Forza 3 if you are a racing fan and car enthusiast. One huge plus is they are cranking out DLC every month, with new cars and rival events and actually listening to us gamers on what cars we want to see.
There are a few downsides. For one, the AI is better and worse. The drivers are very aggressive and will not budge from their driving line......this leads to lots of unrealistic contact. Although not a huge downside, there are no Porsches. There are 3 RUF's to choose from, which are essentially a GT3, GT3 4.0, and a GT2 RS. If you are good with designing cars or play on XBL, you can make the car look like a real GT3 RS or your favorite race car (Flying Lizard