Kazonuri Yamauchi took the stage at the 15th anniversary Gran Turismo event and has announced a lot of things.
First of all, Gran Turismo 6 is now official as the earlier leaked press release suggests and will be released later this year for the PS3. It’s this year’s holiday season game for the PS3 and it should no doubt give the platform a solid boost before the launch of its successor.
The PS4 version has not been announced yet but we have some new details on the game.
The code has been refactored according the people who are at the event right now and the game also supports adaptive tessellation. There’s a totally new physics engine, new suspension and tyre model. New aero model. Tech partnership with yokohama and kw auto.
There are 1200 cars which confirms that the leaked press release was real, on-going DLC, latest reading cars, histories, players can create their own personalized cars. More custom parts coming in the game, several thousand pieces of Aero parts will be available along with more wheels.
New course maker has been confirmed and scenery can expand several tens of square kilometers. There’s also a new course generation algorithm. You can “create your own racing series and championships to compete online”.
The game features a “new user interface, focuses on quick response and short load times. It balances directional key operation and touch operation.”
Summary of features revealed by Sony.
Update: New picture.