Gran Turismo Series News


Gran Turismo Sport announced for PlayStation 4

By Daniel Perez, Oct 27, 2015 11:23am PDT

The Gran Turismo series appears to be Sony's answer to Microsoft's Forza Horizon series.


Gran Turismo 6 'GT Academy' competition begins tonight

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 20, 2015 3:45pm PDT

Sony and Polyphony Digital are looking for the next great professional racer and they will search through the best Gran Turismo 6, starting tonight.


"Depends on the car and the company. Most of the cars are licensed. As in Polyphony pays for ..."

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KAZ: the Gran Turismo documentary goes to Hulu on January 22

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 16, 2014 11:30am PST

Yes, the Gran Turismo documentary is real. KAZ: Pushing the Virtual Divide follows series creator Kazuo Yamauchi over the course of a year as he...


"Broken since 4 means filling the game with tons of worthless cars some of which you can't even ..."

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Gran Turismo 6 introduces BMW M4 Coupe for two-week event

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 12, 2013 2:00pm PST

The BMW M4 Coupe hasn't been released to the public, but Gran Turismo 6 owners will get a chance to drive a virtual version from now until December 26 through a new BMW M4 Coupe Superlap challenge.


Gran Turismo 6 review: showing off

By Garnett Lee, Dec 12, 2013 10:30am PST

Sixteen years after the release of the original Gran Turismo, creator Kazunori Yamauchi and his team at Polyphony Digital are still trying to...


"Nice review Garnett, so weird with the mammoth budget they have had that the sound and damage ..."

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Gran Turismo 6 lunar rover takes drivers to the moon

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 06, 2013 3:00pm PST

Gran Turismo has always been about realism here on Earth, but now Gran Turismo 6 gives drivers a chance to venture to the moon and navigate a lunar rover.


"It got silly with 4. They put so many absolutely stupid and useless cars in the game and then ..."

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Gran Turismo 6 opening video and Red Bull cars revealed

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 05, 2013 1:00pm PST

Gran Turismo 6 arrives on PS3 and a new opening video heralds its arrival. Also, there are three Red Bull cars coming your way, all of which promise to give you wings. METAPHORICAL WINGS!


"I just wish they would simply release it on PC already. they showed the game at E3 running ..."

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Gran Turismo 6 in-game currency priced: 1 million credits for $10

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 04, 2013 2:30pm PST

Yes, you'll be able to buy virtual currency with real money in Gran Turismo 6. But how much will it cost to hasten your way through GT6's 1200 car...


"I have the game... it's identical to gt5 progression. You unlock cars by completing series of ..."

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Gran Turismo script coming from Watchmen screenwriter

By Steve Watts, Nov 22, 2013 7:00am PST

Watchmen writer Alex Tse is reportedly working on the script for the Gran Turismo film.


"A guy's wife tells him to turn down whatever is making that incessant whining sound, she can't ..."

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Gran Turismo 6 lets you use real money to buy virtual cars

By Steve Watts, Nov 19, 2013 7:00pm PST

Gran Turismo 6 will be the first game of the series to use microtransactions, offering packs of in-game "credits" that can be spent on cars or parts.


"Same reason why they made 4 for the ps2. Which is I don't know. They probably wrote the whole ..."

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Gran Turismo 6 features nearly 1200 cars, over 100 layouts

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 04, 2013 2:30pm PST

Gran Turismo 6 will be available exclusively on PS3 in December. And, it'll likely make PS4 owners quite jealous.


"While i can agree on some of your points. Forza physic got nothing on gt5 dude. Ill guess you ..."

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Gran Turismo documentary follows series creator

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 20, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Gran Turismo is already getting a feature film, but it looks like it's also getting the documentary treatment. KAZ: Pushing the Virtual Divide will follow series creator Kazunori Yamauchi and the birth of the GT series.


Gran Turismo for PS4 'will be done in a year or two'

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 12, 2013 8:15am PDT

Developer Polyphony Digital are working on a PS4 Gran Turismo game. And it may come sooner than you think.


"I hope they have the decency to separate the shiny new next-gen content from the shoehorned ..."

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Gran Turismo movie to be based on true story of fan turned pro racer

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 23, 2013 4:00pm PDT

It turns out that there is a story you can tell in a Gran Turismo movie: a biopic!


Gran Turismo 6 could become GT7 on PlayStation 4

By Steve Watts, Aug 23, 2013 9:30am PDT

Gran Turismo 6 could change so much it becomes Gran Turismo 7 once it makes the transition to PS4, according to Polyphony's Kazunori Yamauchi.


"I thought they said they were redoing all of the GT4 car models to be on par with GT5's "premium ..."

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