Forza 5 to feature a 'Drivatar' that races while you're away [Update: trailers!]

Forza Motorsport 5 will include a "Drivatar" cloud-based feature, as announced at Microsoft's E3 press briefing today. A player's Drivatar is a personal profile that races while players are away, accruing points for players that aren't actually playing the game at the time.

The game was initially announced at Microsoft's Xbox One reveal event in May as a launch title for the system.%Gallery-191158%

This article was originally published on Joystiq.