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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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  • Elite: Dangerous Race to Elite winners announced, one player makes £10,000

    The winners of Elite: Dangerous’ Race To Elite competition have been announced, with one player receiving the grand prize of £10,000. Back when Elite: Dangerous launched, developer Frontier announced a competition that would award players to first reach Elite rank in trading, exploration, or combat, a prize of £1,000 each. The grand prize – £10,000 […]

  • GTA 5 Online Heists guide: How to make the most money with Special Bonuses and Elite Challenges

    You’re not hitting heists for the good of your health. Here’s how to max cash rewards. Money. GTA Online players love it. Greenbacks are the core of the entire experience, allowing you to buy the best weapons, vehicles and stupid haircuts. Heists, as promised, gives more opportunities than ever to earn serious cash, but once […]

  • PlayStation 4 firmware update 2.50 coming tomorrow

    PlayStation 4 firmware 2.50, codenamed Yukimura, is due for release tomorrow, March 26. Firmware update 2.50 for PlayStation 4 will be launching tomorrow, March 26, Sony has announced. Codenamed Yukimura, the system update is promised to bring suspend/resume feature, trophy sync improvements, accessibility options, and much more. 2.50 has been in beta testing a while […]

  • GTA 5 Online Heists guide: adversary modes, daily objectives, free roam challenges and more

    Heists aren’t the only addition in GTA Online’s latest DLC – there’s a lot of content that can earn you big RP and cash payouts. GTA 5 Online Heists guide: adversary modes, daily objectives, free roam challenges While heists are the talking point and big payoff after more than a year of waiting, there’s a […]

  • Battlefield Hardline: what’s the best Police sniper rifle?

    What’s the best bolt-action, Police sniper rifle for the Professional class in Battlefield Hardline? Let us help you answer that question. As you’re probably aware, Battlefield Hardline weapons are class specific and faction specific. This makes deciding on a good weapon and loadout much harder than it was in Battlefield 4. Which is where Westie […]

  • Evolve 1.3 patch nerfs Wraith, adjusts Kraken

    Evolve is receiving a new patch that aims to put an end to the Wraith’s dominance. Evolve developer Turtle Rock outlined a few of the changes coming in patch 1.3. The patch brings balance changes to the monsters – mainly the Wraith – as well as other various changes to Hunters’ tools based on player […]

  • Bloodborne: watch the opening 40 minutes

    The opening minutes of Bloodborne really do set the stage for what’s to come. They’ll also help you decide if this game is for you. Arekkz Gaming has captured the first 40 minutes of Bloodborne. Complete with the opening cutscene, and the first few obstacles you’ll face. The video is commentary free, so wear headphones […]

  • YouTube will relaunch livestreaming service with focus on eSports and gaming – report

    According to industry sources, Google is preparing to relaunch YouTube’s livestreaming service with a focus on eSports and gaming. According to anonymous sources speaking to TheDailyDot, Google is planning to bring back YouTube’s livestreaming service. The company is said to have started recruiting around 50 engineers with experience in the field, “a pretty big statement […]

  • I think I’m too old for Final Fantasy 15

    Final Fantasy 15 was nine years in the making – and counting. Are we the same people we were in 2006? Final Fantasy 15: Episode Duscae A demo available for PS4 and Xbox One. Offers a couple of hours of gameplay. More if you jump over the borders. Bundled with Final Fantasy 15 Type-0 and […]

  • New multiplayer mode for Splatoon announced

    Nintendo has sent over three screenshots for Splatoon along with information on the Wii U another of the title’s multiplayer modes. Called Ranked Battle, it keeps track of each player’s online ranking. Splat Zones is one of the additional ways to play online in this mode. It differs from Turf War, which is the main […]

  • 2015 WoW Arena World Championship has a $250,000 prize pool

    Blizzard has announced the WoW Arena World Championship will culminate at BlizzCon 2015. World of Warcraft 3v3 Arena teams from around the globe will compete for spot at the 2015 WoW Arena World Championship and for a share in the $250,000 prize pool. Online qualifiers will be held for North America, Southeast Asia, Australia, New […]

  • The Crew two-hour demo now available in US, tomorrow in the UK

    Ubisoft has announced a free trial of its driving MMO The Crew will be available tomorrow, March 25 in the UK. It’s live today in North America. For current players, the Vintage Car Pack and Vintage Live Update, including a new PvP mode, are now available. The Vintage Car Pack included the Chevrolet Corvette C2 […]

  • Minecraft Mass Effect Mash-Up and Pattern Texture Pack out from today

    A Mass Effect Mash-up pack and the Pattern Texture Pack will release on PlayStation 3, PS4 and Vita today in North America and tomorrow in Europe. The Pattern Texture Pack is also available for Xbox consoles today. The Mass Effect Mash-Up pack contains the Mars Facility from Mass Effect 3 plus textures and craftable items […]

  • The Talos Principle expansion pack Road to Gehenna announced

    An expansion for The Talos Principle has been announced titled Road to Gehenna. The expansion follows the narrative of Uriel, Elohim’s messenger, as he explores a “strange, hidden part of the simulation” on a mission of “mercy and redemption.” Uriel is attempting to free the souls of the damned “at all costs.” Road to Gehenna […]

  • Twitch Plays Pokemon finally catches ‘em all – even the rare Mewtwo

    Twitch Plays Pokemon players have captured all 151 original Pokemon which were included in a modified version of Pokemon Red, and this includes the rare Mewtwo. It took 39 days for Twitch players to catch ‘em all. Have a look at the impressive feat for yourself below. Thanks, Polygon.

  • GameStop will have limited units of Majora’s Mask New 3DS XL back in stock

    Those who missed out on the Limited Edition Majora’s Mask New 3DS XL will have another opportunity to purchase it outside of eBay. Tomorrow only, GameStop stores in the United States will have four units in stock, according to and internal memo sent to Kotaku. This is every store in the country, and again, only […]

  • Second phase of Fortnite closed Alpha launches today

    Fortnite’s second closed Alpha test will go live this afternoon, according to the official website. Those currently participating will have until April 14 to test the online aspects for 12 hours per day (noon -12am EDT). All progress from the previous Alpha test will be wiped, and other changes are listed in the patch notes. […]

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition: Jaws of Hakkon out now on PC, Xbox One

    As promised yesterday, the single-player DLC for Dragon Age: Inquisition, Jaws of Hakkon, is now available on PC and Xbox One. It will run you or £11.99 or your regional equivalent. The new content expands the land of Thedas with mountainous regions and forests, and it is full of “vicious enemies.” Players will also be […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare trailer shows Ascendance gameplay

    Activision has released a new gamepay trailer for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare to support the Ascendance DLC which releases next week. Ascendance, will release first on Xbox consoles March 31 and includes the next chapter of the Exo Zombies Saga, Infected, along with four new multiplayer maps: Perplex, Site 244, Climate and Chop Shop. […]

  • Batman: Arkham Knight will be a digital only release on PC – report

    It appears Batman: Arkham Knight will not see a physical release on PC, according to ShopTo. The retailer was told by its buyer the Rocksteady game will only be released on PC in digital form. ShopTo is currently double checking the information. If accurate, it is unknown if this will be case in North America […]

  • Bloodborne patch focusing on load times, performance optimizations in the works

    A patch for Bloodborne which will address load times is in the works, Sony has said The load times were one of the issues noted in Digital Foundry’s report on the From Software title. Sony told Eurogamer the patch would also explore other issues as well. “The development team is currently exploring another patch for […]

  • Gearbox would “love” to have entire Borderlands collection on current-gen

    An Xbox One and PlayStation 4 version of the original Borderlands game is something Gearbox Software is interested in, according to studio boss Randy Pitchford. Speaking in the latest Major Nelson podcast, Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford said should Borderlands: The Handsome Collection prove successful, 2K Games might consider a current-gen version. “The fact that The […]

  • Wolfenstein: The Old Blood artwork shows the catacombs, dock, more

    Over the weekend we posted Wolfenstein: The Old Blood artwork along with news of a retail release in Europe. Today, we have better quality images of said artwork to share with you. Enjoy. The standalone prequel will be released digitally on May 5 on PC, PS4 and Xbox One in North America, and digitally on […]

  • Slender: The Arrival terrorizes PS4 and Xbox One this week

    In case you forgot, what with Bloodborne out today and other high profile releases of late, Slender: The Arrival is out today on PlayStation 4 in North America. The scary game will arrive on Xbox One tomorrow, March 25, and in Europe on PS4. Slender: The Arrival is an expansion on the original Slender game […]

  • World of Warcraft’s WoW Token rollout slated after launch of patch 6.1.2

    Blizzard has announced it will start rollout its WoW Token option in the weeks following the launch of patch 6.1.2 on March 24. WoW Token allows players to exchange in-game gold for game time and vice versa. Blizzard will release WoW Token first in realms serving North America, Oceania, and Latin America and will expand […]

  • The Evil Within: The Consequence dated for April, teaser video released

    Part 2 of Juli Kidman’s adventure in The Evil Within will arrive next month with the release of The Consequence. Above is a brief teaser showing some of the “madness” Kidman will encounter. The Consequence will arrive on Tuesday, April 21 on PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. European PlayStation players will […]

  • Bloodborne sometimes “struggles to run at a smooth frame-rate” per performance analysis

    Bloodborne has been analyzed by Digital Foundry and according to the report, even with a 30fps cap the game sometimes “struggles to run at a smooth frame-rate.” The game’s day-one 2.69GB update 1.01 is “essential” as it contains improvements to game performance and stability and the frame-rate tests run by Digital Foundry were in single-player […]

  • Borderlands: The Handsome Collection reviews round-up

    Borderlands: The Handsome Collection reviews are out in the wild so we decided to catch a few of them for you. Borderlands: The Handsome Collection is out today on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The collection packages Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel along with each game’s DLC content on one disc. Better graphics and […]

  • Evolve, Forza Horizon 2, WWE 2K15 are this week’s Deals with Gold

    Evolve, Forza 2 Horizon and WWE 2K15 are just some of the games which are part of this week’s Xbox Deals with Gold. You can also pick up the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Pro Edition for 20% off as well as the standard edition for 33% off. For the Xbox 360 crowd, there’s also […]

  • Xbox 360 2015 Spring Value bundles now available starting at $250

    Microsoft is offering a discount on three Xbox 360 bundles with prices starting at $250. The Xbox 360 2015 Spring Value bundles feature various content such as a Kinect, 500GB console bundle and one month of Xbox Live Gold. Xbox 360 500GB Spring Value Bundle: comes with Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare download and Fable […]

  • Rainbow Six Siege beta sign ups now open

    Ubisoft is letting everyone register for the upcoming Rainbow Six Siege closed beta. Rainbow Six Siege is due for a closed beta sometime this year. Ubisoft has opened registration to everyone. All you need to do is enter your preferred platform and log in using your Uplay account. You will be entered into a waiting […]

  • Advanced Warfare: Exo Zombies map Infection is creepy

    The upcoming chapter in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s Exo Zombies mode is called ‘Infection’ and Activision has been slowly revealing bits and pieces about it. A few teasers have been dropping ahead of Ascendance launch this month. The teasers are about the second episode in the Exo Zombie story, Infection. First off, the map. […]

  • This is the Bloodborne press kit in all its glory

    Bloodborne is a gorgeous game so it’s only fitting that the press kit it came in is a reflection of that. The pictures capture the many amazing bits of the Bloodborne press kit. A press kit is what’s usually sent to the reviewers alongside the review copy. They’re usually very ornate and almost all of […]

  • This Hearthstone turn is taking over 40 hours and you can watch it happen

    A very smart Hearthstone player has rigged his game to make one turn take over 40 hours, and it has been going for over 22 already. Hearthstone player Mamytwink set up a game against his friend to try and achieve the record for the longest turn in Hearthstone ever. Basically, Mamytwink set the game up […]

  • The Witcher 3: Geralt’s beard grows over time, but not Gandalf-long

    The beard of The Witcher 3 protagonist Geralt will grow over time, but you can trim it if you choose to. As part of a recently published impressions piece by German magazine Gamestar (translated by NeoGAF), The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt developers revealed that Geralt’s beard will in fact grow over time. Not content with […]

  • Sony mistakenly abandons Bloodborne trademark in the US

    The administration side of Sony Computer Entertainment has not been in the best of shapes recently. Sony has abandoned four game trademarks yesterday, one of which is for Bloodborne. The trademarks were all registered with US Patent and Trademark Office. All of the games trademarks pertain to unreleased games and Sony would’ve had to either […]