Polyphony Digital has released their Gran Turismo 6 title as the new Playstation 3 title is now available worldwide.
GT6 is the final installment of the popular franchise on the Playstation 3, featuring 1200 cars, 150 of which will be new to Gran Turismo.
GT6 will also come with 33 tracks, with seven locations being all-new including Silverstone, the home of Nissan’s GT Academy competition, Brands Hatch, Bathurst, the Ascari Race Resort and the Goodwood Festival of Speed Hillclimb.
A full list of all cars included in Gran Turismo 6 can be found here.
Aside from being available in stores, Gran Turismo 6 can also be downloaded off the Playstation Store, coming as a 15GB download.
Below is the title’s impressive intro video & first hour of gameplay courtesy of SRT for you to enjoy.
As the title is being launched, a first patch for the new game is already available, coming with the following changes:
Official patch v1.01 – 1207 MB
Vision GT has been added to the home screen.
Mercedes-Benz AMG Vision Gran Turismo is available as a gift car.
Online part has been modified on the home screen. 1.00 had 4 available online modes. Community, Open lobby, Quick Match and Seasonal events. In the 1.01 patch there is only Open lobby and Seasonal events in the online section on the home screen
GT game server is now online in Europe.
Car tuning menus has been updater to expand/collapse function.
Freshman Cup added to National B mode.
Gornergrat League added to National A mode.
Status screen has an updated layout.
Tyre type fitted to car is now displayed in lower left corner of race display when driving.
Setting limits for car tuning has been altered.
Deltawing added to the dealership
Prize cars added to various events. Open the event again to receive your prize if event is golded pre 1.01 patch.
Target times for some licence tests and “coffe break” events has been altered.
Tyre sound has been altered.
Online events are open for participants withInternational A licence or higher
With the title being released, the pricing for the somewhat controversial in-game credit packs have revealed as well. Players can buy a shortcut to their most sought-after cars in Gran Turismo 6 as 500.000 credits are available for 4.99€, a million credits sell for 9.99 and a whopping 7 million credits is available for 49.99€.