Gran Turismo 5 Sells 5.5 Millon Units In 12 Days, Franchise Smashes The 60 Million Units Sold Threshold
In 12 days Gran Turismo 5 managed to sell more than 5.5 million units. The franchise itself, has sold more than 60 million units in total. The accomplishment has taken 12 years. It encompasses sales for the first game in the Gran Turismo franchise to the last. The first game was released in 1997. Gran Turismo is recognized as the world’s number one automotive game. It delivers outstanding gameplay, beautiful graphics and a true-to-life driving simulation.
Gran Turismo 5 is the ninth installment of the series. It features a completely new physics engine and an impressive line-up of more than 1,000 karts and cars. Other highly anticipated features include stereoscopic 3D support, real-time car damage, dynamic weather effects and a Course Maker. You can also race online with up to 16 players through the PSN. The Gran Turismo 5 experience is only available on the PS3.