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Gran Turismo Sport Added Microtransactions as Part of Their July Update

Polyphony Digital has released a new free update to Gran Turismo Sport this week, but one of the new additions may or may not sit well with players. Along with getting eight new cars and an additional circuit to name a few, the company added in microtransactions to purchase everything with cash. The PlayStation Blog, which […]

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Gran Turismo Sport Is Getting 12 New Cars Next Week

Gran Turismo Sport Producer Kazunori Yamauchi took to Twitter today to tease the 12 new cars coming in the next game update, which will hit next week. Yamauchi tweeted the image above, which gives us a glimpse at those cars in silhouette. Some of them are a bit unrecognizable, but we can take a guess at quite […]

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Kazunori Yamauchi Discusses Gran Turismo 7 and GT Sport Updates

Today at Taipei Game Show, Gran Turismo Sport Director Kazunori Yamauchi was questioned by media during a round-table interview that was picked up by Japanese site GameWatch. That report was then translated by Dualshockers. Yamauchi mentioned that he thinks the current updating plan in GT Sport with new cars, courses, and GT League events is going to continue in […]

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Polyphony Digital Are Adding Wet Weather Conditions to Most GT Sport Tracks

Gran Turismo Sport released to mostly positive reviews in October, though the lack of noticeable wet-weather (rainy) conditions surprised many racing fans. With the exception of Northern Isle Speedway, rain is non-existent on all other tracks, which is a surprise when compared to Forza Motorsport 7 and Project Cars 2 that have implemented variable weather conditions on all tracks. And that looks to […]

Gran Turismo Sport Is Getting A New Single Player Mode

Polyphony Digital’s president Kazunori Yamauchi has given us a glimpse at some of the new content that is set to come to Gran Turismo Sport over the next few weeks on the PlayStation Blog. Patch 1.06, available on November 27, will come with three free new cars, including a Vision GT model from Italian design house […]

‘Gran Turismo Sport’ Gets An Official October Launch Date

Polyphony Digital founder Kazunori Yamauchi took it upon himself to announce the release date for Gran Turismo Sport yesterday evening. The announcement came via the PlayStation Blog that the game will be officially released on October 18th for PlayStation 4 for $70 USD ($80 for the deluxe edition). Not a lot of details came out after […]

We Will In Fact Be Able To Take Gran Turismo Sport On A Test Drive

Polyphony Digital president Kazunori Yamauchi confirmed yesterday that a closed beta for Gran Turismo Sport will begin on March 17 for the “initial phase.” Part one of the closed beta will  only be open to selected US PSN IDs. Participants will be able to chose from a curated rotation of cars and tracks to race online against […]

Gran Turismo Sport Has Been Delayed Out Of This Year

I had almost forgotten that Gran Turismo Sport was meant to come out this year. The game has been incredibly quiet since much earlier on in 2016 and there has been little fanfare over Gran Turismo‘s debut on the PlayStation 4. Perhaps unsurprisingly then, the game is getting delayed out of this year. In a […]

Gran Turismo Director Finishes 22nd In The Real Nürburgring 24h

Game developers often have to simulate a lot of real world effects. They have to understand how something works physically in reality to then translate it to digital form. Few understand their subject quite as well as Gran Turismo creator Kazunori Yamauchi, who does a lot of professional real world racing to inform his dev. The […]

Gran Turismo Sport Is The Franchise’s Debut On PlayStation 4

Gran Turismo 6 was a weird one. It came just after the new console’s launched and it somewhat got buried by the next-gen launch libraries. Ever since then, the speculation has been when the franchise would finally come to PlayStation 4 Thanks To Sony’s Paris Games Week Conference, we now know. Gran Turismo Sport has […]