Gran Turismo 5 Player Count and Stats (2024)

Gran Turismo 5 player count Stats and FactsHere are a few of the most interesting Gran Turismo 5 facts and stats I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

How many people played Gran Turismo 5?

5.5 million game units sold worldwide

Last updated 12/10/10


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Game Description

“Gran Turismo 5” is a racing simulation video game developed by Polyphony Digital and published by Sony Computer Entertainment. It was released exclusively for the PlayStation 3 in 2010. As the fifth main installment in the “Gran Turismo” series, the game brought significant improvements and new features to the long-running franchise.

The game features a vast collection of over 1,000 cars from various manufacturers, ranging from everyday vehicles to high-performance sports cars and concept cars. Each car is meticulously modeled with incredible attention to detail, offering a realistic driving experience with accurate handling and physics.

“Gran Turismo 5” introduces a new career mode called the GT Mode, which includes multiple events and championships for players to participate in. The game also introduces Special Events, which are unique challenges and races, including endurance races and historical race scenarios.

In addition to the extensive single-player content, “Gran Turismo 5” also offers online multiplayer capabilities, allowing players to compete with others around the world in various races and events.

Graphically, “Gran Turismo 5” was one of the most visually impressive games of its time, showcasing the capabilities of the PlayStation 3 with highly detailed car models, realistic environments, and stunning lighting effects.

One of the significant additions in “Gran Turismo 5” was the inclusion of dynamic weather and day-night cycles, which further enhanced the realism of the racing experience. Players had to adapt their driving strategies to changing weather conditions, making races more challenging and dynamic.

The game received generally positive reviews from critics and players alike, praising its extensive car selection, realistic driving physics, and impressive visuals. However, some critics noted occasional issues with the game’s AI behavior and load times.

“Gran Turismo 5” continued the legacy of the “Gran Turismo” series as one of the premier racing simulation franchises, offering a diverse and immersive racing experience for both casual players and motorsport enthusiasts on the PlayStation 3 platform.

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