Gran Turismo (GT) is a series of racing simulation video games developed by Polyphony Digital. Developed for PlayStation systems, Gran Turismo games are intended to emulate the appearance and performance of a large selection of vehicles, nearly all of which are licensed reproductions of real-world automobiles. Since the franchise's debut in 1997, over 85 million units have been sold worldwide for the PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PlayStation Portable, making it the highest selling video game franchise under the PlayStation brand.
Gran Turismo 7 is an upcoming racing game published by Sony Interactive Entertainment. The game will be the eighth mainline installment in the Gran Turismo series.
Developer(s) --- Polyphony Digital
Publisher(s) --- Sony Interactive Entertainment
Series --- Gran Turismo
Platform(s) --- PlayStation 5
Genre(s) --- Sim racing
Mode(s) --- Single-player, multiplayer
The game was announced on June 11, 2020 at the PlayStation 5 reveal event. The game's main menu was revealed to be similar to that of the menu style of Gran Turismo 4. During the announced trailer classic features were shown such as the return of the Special Events, Championships, Driving School, Tuning Parts Shop, Used Cars dealership, GT Auto, while still retaining the new GT Sport Mode, Brand Central and Discover. The game will take advantage of the PlayStation 5's ray tracing hardware, to support real-time ray tracing effects.