Gran Turismo 5

PS3 / Racing / Release: Nov 24, 2010 / ESRB: E

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By Alice O'Connor, Mar 15, 2011 10:15am PDT

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Gran Turismo update 1.07 details

By Steve Watts, Feb 28, 2011 5:30pm PST

Gran Turismo 5 has released a version 1.07 patch, which adds the GT Academy and Friend Ranking features. The EU PlayStation Blog details the...


Gran Turismo Anywhere Launching Next Month

By Steve Watts, Jan 17, 2011 9:30am PST

Even with years of development under its belt before release, Gran Turismo 5 is still a constantly evolving beast. One cut feature was the ability...


"What's the point? B-Spec requires 0 input for the most part anyway Total waste of development ..."

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Gran Turismo 5 Patch Adds 608MB of Fixes and Tweaks

By Brian Leahy, Dec 20, 2010 1:00pm PST

A massive 608MB patch has hit Polyphony Digital's Gran Turismo 5, bringing the game up to version 1.05. The patch can be snagged by launching the...


"On the one hand, I'm glad they are taking an active interest in improving the game and listening ..."

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Gran Turismo 5 Premium Vehicle Upgrade Plans; Creator Yamauchi Wants Monthly Updates

By Xav de Matos, Dec 16, 2010 10:00am PST

Since it hit store shelves around the world on November 24, the 1000+ vehicle behemoth Gran Turismo 5 from developer Polyphony Digital has received...


Japanese Gran Turismo 5 Players Get a Trio of Free DLC Rides for a Limited Time this Holiday Season

By Xav de Matos, Dec 15, 2010 7:20am PST

If you thought 1,000 vehicles were enough for the team at Polyphony Digital to call it a day, think again. According to Japanese gaming site...


"The US version of GT5 already has the E92 M3, the LP640, and the XJ13. I'm not sure what's so ..."

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Report: SSD Hard Drive Improves Loading in Gran Turismo 5; SSD Mandatory for Next-Gen?

By Brian Leahy, Dec 13, 2010 4:00pm PST

It appears that installing a solid-state hard drive in a PlayStation 3 can halve load times for Polyphony Digital's Gran Turismo 5, reports Digital...


""Corsair F120 SSD HDD" Remove the "HDD", then OK sentence is a OK. Thanks."

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Weekend Confirmed Episode 38

By Garnett Lee, Dec 10, 2010 12:00pm PST

Two hallmarks of the season come together this episode of Weekend Confirmed. Brian got hit full force with the flu this week and is out...


"It was great to hear Billy again, but I was disturbed by him mentioning that he's no longer got ..."

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Gran Turismo 5 Updated with Selectable Mechanical Damage Options for Online Racing

By Xav de Matos, Dec 07, 2010 1:30pm PST

Gran Turismo 5 has been updated to version 1.03, most noticeably adding mechanical damage options to the anticipated racer. The 149MB update...


"Wait, still no mechanical damage in the GT / career mode? Is that even going to happen or is ..."

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Weekend Confirmed Episode 37

By Garnett Lee, Dec 03, 2010 12:00pm PST

Fix yourself one last leftover turkey and stuffing sandwich and get ready for a great show. Epic Mickey and Gran Turismo 5 both arrived and...


"It strikes me as odd every time the hosts joke about the lack of women listening to the podcast ..."

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Gran Turismo 5 Release Discussion, Launch Trailer

By Garnett Lee, Nov 24, 2010 12:30pm PST

As the official PlayStation Blog reminds us, it's been five years in the making, but Gran Turismo 5


"Loving this game with my driving force wheel and driving seat. Looking forward to getting all ..."

- RacinShootin see all 94 comments

Gran Turismo 5 Installs As You Go

By Jeff Mattas, Nov 19, 2010 2:40pm PST

According to a report on Eurogamer, Sony has revealed that racing-sim juggernaut Gran Turismo 5 will give players the option to have the game...


"Why does 6.4GB of content take 40 minutes to install? Similarly-sized games on the PC don't take ..."

- Wikus Van De Merwe see all 23 comments

Play Gran Turismo 5 for a Chance to Become a Real Race Driver

By Garnett Lee, Nov 16, 2010 3:20pm PST

Sony and developer Polyphony Digital have partnered up with Nissan North America to bring the GT Academy contest to the states. The program—which has been run a couple of times before in Euro


"So the fastest driver is going to wind up being a fat neckbeard who cant fit in the bucket seat, ..."

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Gran Turismo 5 Launches on November 24

By Xav de Matos, Nov 12, 2010 7:30am PST

Sony Computer Entertainment has finally confirmed a new (and we hope final) release date for its oft-delayed racing title from developer Polyphony...


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Daily Filter: November 4, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Nov 04, 2010 7:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


"That Dead Space 2 trailer qas simply INCREDIBLE! Now that's how you make a good trailer! ..."

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