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Friday, 25 September 2009 12:04 GMT By Patrick Garratt

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There’s a HD video of the Mercedes SLS AMG in action in GT5 on YouTube. You’d be hard pressed to separate game and film in parts.

The Polyphony racer was confirmed for a March 31 ship in Japan at TGS yesterday.

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43 Comments

  1. Syrok

    Quite amazing how close graphics get to realism these days (except for the bloom)

    #1 6 years ago
  2. Cort

    What is this “GT5″ of which you speak?

    #2 6 years ago
  3. RoarrrUK

    There was mention here that Sony were to release UK/US date on this site yesterday? I guess that did not materialise?

    Played GT5P last night after the days GT5 press releases. The 458 tribute video is on GT TV to dl in HD. Lovely.

    Still >March is going to be a hard wait, it seems like an eternal wait. I think nearly every buyer of a ps3 in the back of their minds is also thinking about this game.

    I suspect that sales may rise big time come release time in EU.

    #3 6 years ago
  4. TastyAcidMilkk

    alot of sonys games may take alot of time to come out, but i find with thier games the final product is so much better then alot of games i can mention

    #4 6 years ago
  5. swat

    forza 3 better

    #5 6 years ago
  6. Syrok

    Hard to say without having played and completed the final version of both games, isn’t it?

    :P

    #6 6 years ago
  7. swat

    ^^
    i try it both it on GDC09

    #7 6 years ago
  8. No_PUDding

    It was not at GDC09. And who do you work for?

    #8 6 years ago
  9. swat

    it was it i sweer ,, i work for microsoft :P

    #9 6 years ago
  10. No_PUDding

    You shouldn’t have answered the second question really. And GDC is for developers, not an exhibition.

    #10 6 years ago
  11. swat

    sorry not GDC i meen GC :P = comic-con

    #11 6 years ago
  12. No_PUDding

    That’s quite radically different. And Gran Turismo most certainly was not there.

    #12 6 years ago
  13. swat

    oh really ! watch this video
    http://www.gametrailers.com/video/gc-09-gran-turismo/54451

    #13 6 years ago
  14. Syrok

    That’s from the Games Convention. ;)

    #14 6 years ago
  15. swat

    ^^
    rellay ? oh man i should never drink on im in Internet :P
    ok but im try it and its frikin boring

    #15 6 years ago
  16. No_PUDding

    I am sure you meant to come across this way. But… Why?

    #16 6 years ago
  17. theevilaires

    oh boy, great another xbot spreading lies. Hey kid this isn’t 2006 anymore your tricks and lies aren’t going to scrape the truth that is Uncharted,GT5,MAG,KZ2,and other superior PlayStation exclusives.

    anybody read that bit from NeoGaf about the M$ troll :P
    Xbots are so pathetic its getting really annoying.

    #17 6 years ago
  18. swat

    if i should answered the question the :
    physics is shit
    and the Car Damage OMG PS1 is better

    #18 6 years ago
  19. swat

    theevilaires

    lool yah i work for MS is this Wrong? ,,
    we have .. natal , mass effect 2 ,, halo 3 ,, halo :odst ,, halo : reach ,, GOW 2 ,, forza 3 ,, crackdown 2 , and other superior xbox exclusives

    #19 6 years ago
  20. G1GAHURTZ

    Yeah, GT5′s damage is pretty pathetic to say the least.

    I mean, seriously… A flapping door!?

    #20 6 years ago
  21. swat

    Frickin embarassing
    Gran Turismo 4 – 6/18/04
    Forza 1 – 5/3/05
    Forza 2 – 8/19/08
    Forza 3 – 10/27/09
    Gran Turismo 5 – 3/?/10

    Seriously I’m done waiting, how can they let someone make 3 games before releasing GT5.
    360 it is, Forza it is, Bill Gates it is!

    loool im joking ^_^

    #21 6 years ago
  22. Psychotext

    Regarding the “troll poster”… god forbid one of the nearly 100,000 employees who works for each of these megacorps is allowed to have an opinion.

    #22 6 years ago
  23. theevilaires

    I rather have better looking cars than a NFS shift/Grid rip off.
    Forza 3 HA! more like Forza 2.5 and that rewind BS doesn’t make it anywhere near a racing sim. If you fuck up, you fuck up plain and simple. As for damage the game doesn’t seem to be 100% and March is still 6 months away.

    And Swat you don’t want me to name Sony’s “SUPERIOR” 1st party titles across “all” Sony platforms. Don’t go there kid. You’ll get owned just like every other xbot on this site before you.

    #23 6 years ago
  24. swat

    ^^
    bla bla bla ,,, did u try forza 3 demo ?

    #24 6 years ago
  25. Psychotext

    Yeah, he did. Funnily enough, I had his impressions mapped out in my head before he even played the demo though. :)

    That said… I think anyone that mentions SHIFT, GRID and Forza 3 in the same sentence wouldn’t recognise a sim game if it rolled over them.

    #25 6 years ago
  26. theevilaires

    Yes I played the NFS shift…oops sorry i mean Forza 2.5…oops sorry again i mean Grid 1 1/2 oops sorry again I mean Crusin USA…oops sorry again, forza 3 yea I’ve played the demo.

    #26 6 years ago
  27. theevilaires

    you know what, it would be stupid for sony to release GT5 this year. really look at all the great stuff they have already. M$ can’t compete with UC2,NGS2,R&C and what else, I don’t even know there’s just so much stuff.

    2010 is just going to be crazy
    GOW3,MAG,GT5,SingStar:Michael Jackson! :P

    #27 6 years ago
  28. Psychotext

    Btw… do you ever plan on buying a game other than COD4 for your 360, or was it just a $249 license to troll? Talking of COD4, how is it that you have a 0 gamerscore? That game throws achievements at you.

    Edit – Oh, actually your profile says the only game you’ve played is Hasbro Family Game Night. Maybe you didn’t play COD4.

    #28 6 years ago
  29. theevilaires

    A $250.00 + tax license to troll and reveal the truth to the gaming community that it isn’t what you xbots make it out to seem. Don’t worry read my full review soon then you’ll see my true reasons. Nothing I have said so far about the 360 has been false though. Do you agree?

    I plan on buying all the great exclusives for it…btw…but it’s hard trying to find brand new copies of Bullet Witch,Shadow Run,and Ninety Nine Nights you know ;)

    No but being serious I’ve been too busy trophy whoring to go out and drop more money on a console that I’m too far behind on. I would have to dedicate 6 months to catch up on everything xbox like you did with PS3 and I just don’t have the time at the moment. I’m still getting MW2 for both systems so G1GA doesn’t have to buy the PS3 ver.

    #29 6 years ago
  30. theevilaires

    I never played that crap hasbro game and I wish it would remove its ugly Mr. potato head man icon off the game folder. I’m not buying COD4 for 360, why would I? I’ll just rent it, let G1GA own me and then buy MW2 and beat the English accent out his ass ;) That way everyone is happy….jesh buy COD4 now!? I’m still not even lvl 55 10th prestige on PS3 yet…I’m lvl 42 10th prestige :P

    #30 6 years ago
  31. G1GAHURTZ

    My copy of MW2 should turn up a week early btw, tea!

    (My special contacts +1)

    #31 6 years ago
  32. Gekidami

    Pics or it didnt happen. …Or wont happen, when it happens…

    #32 6 years ago
  33. G1GAHURTZ

    Forget pics…

    Expect vids!

    #33 6 years ago
  34. Gekidami

    Will it be the Prestige edition? Tell us how well those NVG’s fair if it is.

    #34 6 years ago
  35. G1GAHURTZ

    Nah, it’s just the standard edition.

    The prestige edition is due for release day, but the way the post is at the moment, I wouldn’t want to rely on that…

    #35 6 years ago
  36. Psychotext

    You can remove 0 point games from your game list TEA. Just go into the achievement screen and select delete.

    As for false / true. If you really think SHIFT / GRID are the same as Forza 3 (other than being racing games)… it’s not a case of being right or wrong, it’s more a case of not having a clue. :)

    #36 6 years ago
  37. G1GAHURTZ

    I was making a point before that interestingly enough, it’s the arcadey style games that seem to be taking over in terms of the intense experince that being in a super actually is IRL.

    I was in an F430 Scuderia the other day, and believe me when I say that so called sims like GT and Forza don’t even come close in terms of replicating that feeling.

    The arcade racers do a much better job of it, even though they obviously lose out on realism when it comes to tweaking and customising, etc.

    #37 6 years ago
  38. theevilaires

    lucky you G1GA. get as much as an advantage while you can because the race to the top of the list in F4A is going to be intense. I just hope they have something extra for me to use against you and that silenced P90.

    #38 6 years ago
  39. Patrick Garratt

    I went in a GT car on an Atari press trip once. I was driven round a track in France. It was absolutely fucking terrifying. It’s not possible for a game to replicate the sensation of, “I could actually die now.”

    Forza and Gran Turismo still look very pretty, though.

    #39 6 years ago
  40. Scyrenn

    I rather enjoyed Ninety Nine Nights, actually.

    It had nice box art… :p

    #40 6 years ago
  41. G1GAHURTZ

    @ tea: yeah, I’ll probably practice just learning the maps. I think what happened last time was that people who played it early had all their stats reset on official release day, so I won’t spend too much time trying to rank up.

    @ Pat: LOL! Sure, no game will probably ever be able to give you a genuine sense of the thrill of real life speed, but some are getting better at pretending, while others are pretty much the same game that they were almost 10 years ago.

    #41 6 years ago
  42. theevilaires

    @ G1GA: that sounds fair

    @ Garrat: Ur Rite

    #42 6 years ago
  43. marklesner

    Thanks for sharing this information.
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    #43 5 years ago

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    Screenshots for Alienation, Housemarque’s four-player co-op PlayStation 4 exclusive, have been released and you can have a look at them in the gallery we’ve posted. Announced at gamescom 2014, the game features three main character classes, weapon customization, and various team set-ups. The game has players shooting at things with twin-stick gameplay with a top […]

  • Star Wars: Battlefront website notes November 17 release, teaser video and first image hit

    The first Star Wars: Battlefront image has been posted, and apparently it appeared on the official website at some point this morning. The game will also be released on November 17, according to the official website’s source code. The release date is noted in the code located in the image below. Props to Gematsu for […]

  • Mortal Kombat X is the fastest selling entry in the series to date

    Mortal Kombat X has sold faster than any other game in the series to date, making it the “biggest launch” in Mortal Kombat history, according to creator Ed Boon. Speaking in a series of tweets, Boon said both the mobile and console versions have “literally millions of players getting online” resulting in the servers being […]

  • Shadow of the Beast reboot resurfaces with some new screenshots

    The Shadow of the Beast reboot, which was announced in 2013, has show its face once more with early screenshots. Screenshots of the Amiga classic remake show off the Karamoon’s desert and the main character, Aarbron. According Matt Birch, CEO and founder of Heavy Spectrum, the team is currently hard at work on the “core […]

  • Halo: Spartan Strike arrives on Windows 8, iOS and Steam today

    Halo: Spartan Strike is now available on Windows 8, Steam, iOS devices and Windows 8 phones. The mobile top-down shooter will run you $5.99. Halo: Spartan Strike tells a new story in the Halo universe set during the events of Halo 2 on New Mombasa in 2552. Those playing on Windows 8 devices can compete […]

  • Final Fantasy 15 video shows highlights from the Episdoe Duscae demo

    Square Enix has released a Final Fantasy 15 video which shows highlights from the Episode Duscae demo included with launch editions of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD. FFT0 has shipped over one million copies worldwide, and a player feedback survey is available for the Duscae demo until May 19. Final Fantasy Type-0 HD is available on PlayStation […]

  • Bloodborne has sold over 155,000 digital units since release – SuperData

    PlayStation 4 exclusive Bloodborne has sold over 155,000 digital units since it was released on March 24, according to SuperData’s latest report. The figure produced by SuperData is worldwide and comes on the heels of the one million units sold announcement earlier this week. “After the release of the beautiful but terribly short game The […]

  • Nintendo US eShop update: Mega May returns, Super Smash Bros. update, Mii Fighter costumes

    Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with a Super Smash Bros. update and the StreetPass Mii Plaza games Battleground Z and Ultimate Angler. The update is rather detailed, and a bit larger than normal, and you may wish to pay special attention to the activities listed. Here’s the full update: StreetPass […]

  • Here’s your first look at Sony boss Shuhei Yoshida in Super Time Force Ultra

    Sony Worldwide boss Shuhei Yoshida is a playable character in Super Time Force Ultra, and today, Capy Games has provided a couple images of the man himself in the game. Yoshida was announced as a playable character in the game during Sony’s PlayStation Experience event back in December 2014. The PS4 and Vita version will […]

  • The wait is almost over – The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has gone gold

    CD Projekt RED has announced the news we’ve all been waiting to hear: The Witcher 3 has gone gold. This means Geralt’s latest, and possibly last, adventure has been sent to the factory to be pressed into lovely gaming discs. “We worked so damn hard over the past three years to bring you this game,” […]

  • Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture is a “couple weeks out from beta,” new trailer

    Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture is just a “couple of weeks out from beta,” according to development studio The Chinese Room, and a release date will be announced “shortly.” To give you an idea of how development has been coming along since it was announced at gamescom 2013, the team has released a new trailer […]

  • GTA 5 on PC looks incredible, but I can’t recommend it to console players

    As much as Matt Martin loves GTA 5, he can’t recommend upgrading from console to PC just for a slick editing suite and even prettier graphics. “This is the third time in as many years that I’ve bought GTA 5.” I have a Grand Theft Auto 5 obsession, as I’m sure you know if you’ve […]

  • The Forest engine updated to Unity 5, major graphical and gameplay improvements made

    The Forest’s latest patch added substantial improvements to the game. The Forest version 0.16 is now live on Steam with plenty of new additions. The game has been ported over to Unity engine version 5. The plant and skin shaders have been replaced or rewritten. Many other visual tweaks have been made, such as model […]

  • Star Wars: Battlefront banner leaks from Star Wars Convention

    EA has been setting up the Battlefront booth at Star Wars Celebration, and one leaked picture shows what could be the game’s main art. Someone on Reddit posted a picture of the game banner at EA’s booth. Here it is: Lots of things happening here. There’s a Star Destroyer in the distance, TIE Fighters and […]

  • Get GTA 5 working with Oculus Rift using this tool

    There’s a way you can play GTA 5 in VR if you own an Oculus Rift Dev Kit and have a bit of cash to spare. VorpX, the go-to program for adding VR support to games has received an update recently to support GTA 5. This is far from perfect, as it only translates the […]

  • FIFA Ultimate Team: week of April 15 team revealed

    This week’s Team of the Week is now available for anyone to challenge in FIFA Ultimate Team. The team members get selected each week based on their performance during the weekend matches. You can fire up FIFA Ultimate Team on any platform and challenge this squad. You’ll also find some Team of the Week items […]

  • Deus Ex: Mankind Divided will let you stealth all encounters, including bosses

    Deus Ex: Mankind Divided will bring back one of the original game’s major features. Deus Ex: Human Revolution is considered by many to be a great game and worthy of bearing the franchise name. One of its grating issues though was its boss fights. You only had one way to fight them: be confrontational. The […]

  • Project Cars PC specs and supported wheels announced

    The release date of Project Cars is inching ever closer and more details have been revealed to answer all your burning questions. Project Cars developer Slightly Mad Studios has revealed the full list of supported steering wheels on all platforms, as well as the minimum and recommended PC specs. Minimum specs CPU – 2.66 GHz […]

  • GTA 5 gets custom FOV mod on PC

    Those not satisfied with GTA 5′s built-in field of view slider can use a new mod to push the number even further. The PC versions of GTA 5 – just like its PS4 and Xbox One counterparts – lets you switch between third and first-person view in shooting and driving. The game has an FOV […]

  • Win! GTA 5 on PC!

    Want to win a Steam key for Grand Theft Auto 5 on PC? Just enter here. GTA 5 released on PC this week and is going down a storm. We like it a lot, which is why we’re giving away a Steam code for Rockstar’s latest. All you need to do is enter your email […]

  • GTA 5 topples Skyrim’s record for highest concurrent players on Steam

    Not factoring in Valve games, GTA 5 is the new king of concurrent player numbers on Steam. GTA 5 is very popular on PC, even more popular than games like Skyrim in its heyday. The number of concurrent players for GTA 5 has peaked today at 301,246. This makes it the only non-Valve game to […]

  • Mortal Kombat X: what does a modern fighting game look like?

    Mortal Kombat continues to evolve as NetherRealm adds RPG systems and daily challenges to a solid fighting game, says Sherif Saed. “Mortal Kombat X takes many cues from games like Destiny, Call of Duty, and GTA Online with hourly, daily and weekly events.” For as many of its familiar facets, Mortal Kombat X has enough […]

  • J-Stars Victory VS+ coming west in June – new trailer

    J-Stars Victory VS+ will make the jump (see what I did there) to the west after all. J-Stars Victory VS+ is the western title for the fighting game which stars characters from a variety of Shonen Jump-published manga. Bandai Namco has announced the fighter will release in Europe on June 26 and in the Americas […]

  • Codemasters F1 license good through 2016

    Codemasters has at least one more F1 game in it. F1 2015 isn’t out yet, so Codemasters is naturally not talking about what it might get up to in the future. We do know what it can get up to, though; Codemasters’ Steven Embling told Videogamer has the option to continue the series. “We have […]

  • Project Cars has pretty deep graphics options on consoles

    Project Cars offers players a wide variety of ways to customise their graphic settings on PS4 and Xbox One. Project Cars is a graphics showcase and all early indications suggest it’s going to be one of the best-looking games out there. Slightly Mad’s commitment to graphics seems to go deeper than making things pretty, though: […]

  • Super Smash Bros. patch nerfs Diddy Kong – report

    Super Smash Bros. 3DS and Wii U is great but Diddy Kong is a beast and must be stopped. The latest Super Smash Bros. 3Ds and Wii U patch seems to have nerfed Diddy Kong, a character so over-powered that serious tournament players generate controversy by choosing to use him. Nintendo doesn’t publish patch notes, […]

  • Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel developer shuttered

    Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel developer 2K Australia has been closed down. Kotaku broke the news, and also had word from an anonymous source, who said that all staff have been let go. 2K responded to our request for comment with the following statement: We can confirm we have taken steps to begin the studio closure process […]

  • Samorost 3 trailer shows Amanita still in fine form

    Samorost 3 looks as delicately beautiful as its siblings. Samarost 3 developer Amanita Design has a reputation for gorgeous, slightly surreal world building. This new trailer for its latest adventure looks just as if not more lovely than the previous Samarost games and Botanicula. Samarost 3 is coming to Mac and PC later this year, […]

  • Amnesia dev’s new project SOMA now in beta

    SOMA is nearly here and I am torn between excitement and horrified dread. SOMA is the latest horror project from Frictional, the team behind Amnesia: The Dark Descent. We’re pretty excited to see what Frictional comes up with next, and we won’t have too long to wait, apparently; the developer has announced that SOMA is […]

  • Steam Guard mobile authenticator now in beta testing

    Steam is now testing its latest security measure. Steam helps you protect your account by offering two-factor authentication, a solution so beautifully elegant and effective that it’s astounding every gaming network doesn’t do the same (looking at you, Sony). Valve’s version is called Steam Guard, and it works via email. This isn’t always super convenient, […]

  • Godzilla battles Mothra in new trailer

    Godzilla lets you stomp around cities and battle classic kaiju. I’m in. Godzilla is coming to PlayStation 3 and PS4 in early July, but we haven’t seen a great deal of it since its December reveal. The new trailer below gives you an idea of just what Natsume has done with one of the biggest […]

  • Tales of Zestiria to launch this year – new trailer

    Tales of Zestiria continues Bandai Namco’s delightful new habit of bringing the popular JRPG series to the west before the shine wears off. Tales of Zestiria is coming west in northern autumn, the publisher has announced. That’s not a bad turnaround, given it first hit Japan in January, and localisation of text-heavy titles is expensive […]

  • Project Cars release date locked down, new trailer released

    Project Cars finally has a release date. Project Cars will release on May 8, Bandai Namco UK has announced. We haven’t yet had an update from Namco Bandai’s other regional offices, but its probably safe to bet the racer will release around the same time in the Americas, Europe and ANZ region. We can now […]

  • Attack on Titan: Humanity in Chains trailer shows combat, online multiplayer

    Attack on Titan: Humanity in Chains has plenty to offer fans of the anime. Previously known as Attack on Titan: The Last Wings of Mankind, the Spike Chunsoft action game is coming west thanks to Atlus. Gematsu reports it’s due in both Europe and North America in May, via the 3DS eShop. The trailer below […]

  • Bloodborne stamina recovery rate affected by equip weight

    Bloodborne players have unearthed an important gameplay detail not mentioned in the game’s menus or manual. In Bloodborne, players need to manage their stamina carefully for best results. A far more aggressively-tuned affair than past Souls games, Bloodborne does away with equip weight limits, and items have no listed weight details. As far as players […]

  • Street Fighter’s Ryu, Fire Emblem’s Roy spotted in Super Smash Bros. patch – rumour

    Street Fighter’s Ryu is rumoured for future Super Smash bros DLC following datamining of the latest patch. Super Smash Bros. 3DS and Wii U were updated recently, and hacker shinyquagsire23 claims to have found some interesting files while poking around in the 3DS patch data. As detailed on Reddit, the audio files included a new […]

  • Suikoden 3 PEGI rating suggests PS2 Classic re-release

    Suikoden. Suikoden 2. And now: Suikoden 3. Suikoden 3 has been rated by PEGI for PlayStation 3, presumably ahead of an upcoming re-release. Gematsu turned up the rating, and although we have no further information at this time, it’s not much a leap to assume the RPG will turn up as a PS2 Classic on […]