Forza Horizon 5
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A former Nintendo supervisor has joined Xbox to change into ‘Director of High quality’ for the Forza franchise. Heather Gearreald labored at Nintendo of America for almost 5 years as its ‘High quality Assurance Supervisor’ and ‘Software program Growth Supervisor’, earlier than saying her transfer to Flip 10 Studios by way of LinkedIn.

As reported by our sister-site Pure Xbox, her duties will cowl each the mainline Forza Motorsport collection alongside the extra arcade-focused Forza Horizon spin-off.

A few of Gearreald’s accomplishments with Nintendo embody standardising and modernising testing processes globally, launching the ‘MySupport Dashboard’ on Nintendo’s web site, and launching an inside utility to be utilised by Nintendo’s buyer assist groups, amongst many others.

It is a disgrace to lose such expertise, however we’re assured Gearreald’s abilities might be put to superb use over at Flip 10 Studios; we want her all one of the best in her new function!

Tell us within the feedback what you make of Gearreald’s accomplishments and transfer over to Xbox.

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