Microsoft trademarks Forzavista
20th May 2013 | 12:24
Microsoft filed a trademark for "Forzavista" on May 15.
As spotted by Siliconera, the trademark is for "a feature of interactive video game software which allows players to obtain statistical information of internal and external features of a vehicle and to virtually navigate and operate those vehicles."
The most recent entry in the racing series, October 2012's
The timing of the trademark filing would appear to back up a report last month which suggested Microsoft's software launch line-up for the next generation Xbox will include a new Forza game boasting "super life-like" graphics.
Microsoft is set to reveal its
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