Excerpt: Gran Turismo 6 was dealt the unfortunate hand of being released in the immediate wake of the Xbox One launch title Forza Motorsport 5 , pitting it against a glossy racing game that had a helping of spiffy new technology on its side.
Conclusion: In some ways GT6 feels like a robust expansion pack, but there are enough general improvements and additions that you'll find this release makes GT5 obsolete. A fine return to form at the tail end of the generation.
Conclusion: Kid Factor:
Aside from multiplayer modes (it is important to monitor any online interactions) there are no parental issues to worry about – drugs, sex, violence, whatever is not present. The game DOES include the option of spending real money to get more in-game cash quickly.
Summary: The Gran Turismo series from Polphony Digital has been wowing gamers and journalists alike since its first release, and nothing has changed with the introduction of the sixth mainline entry, Gran Turismo 6 . Casual drivers step aside and let the professionals show how it is really done.
Excerpt: Players: 1-16 Age Rating: 3+ Other console/handheld formats: N/A The Gran Turismo series has now been on the go for 15 years. The series may not move on in ways that it should, although what it always does offer is a brilliant drive.
Excerpt: Racing games are my guilty pleasure. I can easily kill a whole day racing around Burnout’s Paradise City, or Forza, or any recent incarnation of Need for Speed. Sometimes I even throw in some old school Flatout for demolition derby goodness.
Excerpt: Gran Turismo is one of the oldest and most respected names in racing games worldwide, and the final, eventual release of GT5 back in 2010, which felt years too late, was a mixed affair: sure, the graphics were an improvement and the car selection was massive, but other areas like AI and sound seemed...