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Gran Turismo 4

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Overall 6
6.0

New features = Not much fun

Amazon Customer "dpk", Amazon
27 June 2005
  • Summary: If you're happy with Gran Turismo 3, I'd recommend sticking with that. GT4's new features are not all that glamorous. For instance, B-Spec mode, while pretty neat, is only really all that great for really long races (multi-hour races) -- so unless you enjoy sitting and watching a race monitor for 4 hours (literally) to instruct your driver, you just give him the a car seriously overpowered compared to the competition -- ie make it a sure thing, ie not very fun.
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Overall 6
6.0

Terrific Game but hasn't changed much

rependaj5, epinions.com
16 April 2005
  • Summary: If your excited about the new Grand Turismo, calm down. It is generally the same game as GT3 minus the fact that new cars and new tracks have been added.
  • Pros: Basically any car you could possibly want and the same great game play of GT3
  • Cons: No exterior modifications available and almost the same as Grand Turismo 3
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Overall 6
6.0

Pretty pictures; mediocre game design

quintessencesluglord "Insomniac extraordinaire", Amazon
7 April 2005
  • Summary: I have played this about 50% through, and there is an abiding sense of frustration with the execution of the game. The things it does well (graphics, multitude of cars, more tracks, etc.), it does extremely well. The things Gran Turismo 4 does poorly, however, are numerous; and those things suck big wind. Most of the new features (photo) don't add anything to the enjoyment, and some (b-spec) seem to be a cover for extremely poor game design (overly long endurance races).
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Overall 6
6.0

User Review

Gladtator, GamePro.com
12 March 2005
  • Summary: I'm not exactly a GT fan. Bad experiences with the first has lead me to a grudge against it. Even with the upgrades it all remains the same. Taking photos is nothing new to race games. I played it 4 2 days. After that i started playing burnout.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great racing game, but not substantially improved over GT3

Fourth Horseman, Amazon
28 February 2005
  • Summary: If you have liked the previous Grand Turismo games you'll like GT4. That's the bottom line. The down side is that there's not all that much new here. There are improvements: the graphics are a bit nicer, the cars' suspensions have more realistic travel and there are a lot of nice new tracks. There's also some questionable features like photo and b-spec mode, which may be of value to some, though I'm guessing most players won't find much use for them.
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Overall 6
6.0

Gran Turismo 4

Tyler, Amazon
23 February 2005
  • Summary: I, just like everyone else waited a long time, through all the delays, for this game to come out (to long now I see the final product). I bought it the day it came out, excited to see these photo-realistic graphics I have been hearing about, and I see that they are only a little bit better than Project Gotham 2, which came out almost a year ago and is $17.99 now (albeit on Xbox, but a lot of people have both systems anyway).
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Overall 6
6.0

Been playing GT4 Prologue for about a month!

Zane, Amazon
15 February 2004
  • Summary: I seriously hope that Sony puts a lot more effort into their completed product. Mind you the graphics are superb, I don't think that anyone can deny that. Playing the game looks like watching the intro movie. The driving physics are improved from the previous game, to a point. My major complaint is that when any type of traction control is turned on all the cars seem to drive the same. A rear wheel drive car drives like a front and vice versa.
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Overall 6
6.0

No Instruction Manual - but the Game itself is excellent

William "William", amazon.co.uk
6 November 2013
  • Summary: No Instruction Manual - but the Game itself is excellent, thus I am not sure how this game is to be played. Have seen it at many TOYOTA Centers, looks great a reasonale variety of Vehciles from that time and s few concept Cars. It has Auto and Manual Transmition selections.
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Overall 6
6.0

its ok

Steve Stanton, amazon.co.uk
18 May 2013
  • Summary: its ok cos I came in the post on time and its not the same when I played it yrs ago
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Overall 6
6.0

best racing game ever, but not much more to offer than GT3

bagatelle, Dooyoo
25 November 2005
  • Excerpt: Gran turismo 3 was the best driving game ever, everybody agrees with that pretty much. I was so excited about gran turismo 4 I couldnt wait. Gran 3 was a huge game, you never really complete it, there are hundreds of hours to spend on a game this size. Gran Turismo 4 you would expect to be better. And it is but..... 1 - If you have gran turismo 3 and only got 30% of the way through it do you really neeed another one ?
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