Now that Polyphony Digital has succesfully announced Gran Turismo 5 for the Playstation 3 on the GamesCom expo, the question on everybody’s mind is: When will it be out?
Even though no official date has been given yet, the strong rumors about a Christmas release have once again be backed up by GT creator Kazunori Yamauchi who commented that Gran Turismo 5 will be out shortly after Gran Turismo Mobile for the Playstation portable has been released. The PSP version is due to be released on October 1st, making a Christmas release more and more likely.
Below are some new previews, showing the menu shots in higher resolution as well as high-res grabs from the GamesCom floor demo. Gran Turismo 5 will be bringing 1000 cars and over 60 tracks to the Playstation 3, including new features such as damage, weather and day/night effects.