The guys at PolyDigital have been better at keeping things under a lid than Sony. Today they’ve released some new info about their upcoming racer.
1,000 vehicles 170 Premium new models (full interior modeling, the interior corresponds to vehicle damage)
830 kinds of standard model
Custom soundtracks (Use songs from your PS3 hard-drive)
60 courses confirmed with 20 or more to be revealed
■ physical simulation of vehicles
Physics system simulation is brand new
Represented is full fall in vehicles [possibly rollover]
Damage representation (reproduced in full by real-time collision deformation)
faithfully reproducing the behavior of electric cars.
■ Arcade Mode
2 player battle
■ GT Mode
Car Dealer Tuning Shop (parts, tires)
Car Washes/Oil Change
Race Championship (Series system, point system)
Text / Voice Chat
Online Photo Album Online Replay Album
YouTube replay output
■ Photo Mode
Photo Drive (Circuit)
Photo stage (Stage Photo mode only)
■ Gran Turismo TV
Video output to a PSP or PSP Go®
Improved user interface
Continuous Play for videos
All that’s missing now is a release date.
EDIT: According to The Magicbox, those who preorder Gran Turismo 5 for the PS3 between October 1 – 10 will receive a free download of Gran Turismo for PSP. Sounds like the release for GT5 will be some time in the near future.
Written by: Sakinah
- Contributing Editor