Kazunori Yamauchi, the creator of the Gran Turismo franchise, has revealed that this year’s GT Sport support will be “modest in frequency and volume”. Polyphony Digital has, of course, been updating its simulation racer regularly since release in 2017, and it has blossomed into a quite brilliant package overall.
But next week’s update will include just three vehicles – significantly less than fans have come to anticipate:
The timing is fascinating, because it’s been widely speculated for some time now that Gran Turismo 7 could be a launch title for the PlayStation 5. Speaking at an event in Australia earlier in the month, Yamauchi said that he’d like to achieve framerates of 240fps for future releases in the franchise, adding that he believes 4K resolution is “good enough”.