The Gran Turismo collection formally turns 25 years previous this 12 months — on December 23 — and the anniversary shall be marked with a particular celebration inside Gran Turismo 7detailed in a brand new PlayStation Blog put up.
It will all get underway beginning with the “twenty fifth Anniversary Update”, to which Kazunori Yamauchi referred over the weekend, when it arrives within the early hours of Thursday November 24. That will see the primary World Map part of the sport get a snazzy, celebratory beauty overhaul, as you may see under.
As nicely as the varied actions over the course of the Gran Turismo World Final weekend, November 24-27, which incorporates the Bonus Campaign for choosing occasion winners and the brand new Viewers Campaign, there will be some in-game occasions with limited-time prizes operating proper by way of into the New Year.
From the second the replace lands (and is copied and put in!) gamers could have entry to a particular “Increase Rewards Campaign” which sees a lift to the earnings attainable in Sport Mode races.
Daily Race A — at present that includes the Chaparral 2J at Sardegna Road — shall be changed with a particular race much like one of many World Final races operating by way of to Monday December 5. This will provide 5 occasions the same old credit score reward, which relies upon your ending place within the multiplayer race. You will want a PS Plus subscription to entry the occasion nonetheless.
You will not want PS Plus to entry the brand new Online Time Trials. This is described as a “full recreation of World Final races to be held as a time trial” — seemingly scorching laps primarily based on the 11 totally different races that includes this weekend. They will run till December 5 and provide double the same old rewards, that are primarily based in your time hole to the most effective time globally; a most of 4,000,000cr shall be accessible for a Gold time.
Finally, and once more requiring PS Plus, there is a particular set of Points Races — just like the official Online Exhibition collection — operating in two levels from November 24-27 and December 1-4. These may also recreate the World Finals occasions, and there is ten occasions the same old prize cash on provide primarily based on end place.
A brand new “Gran Turismo twenty fifth Anniversary” banner on the World Map may also give gamers entry to some particular races with elevated prizes, though it is not solely clear proper now what they are going to be. An in-game schedule ought to seem after the replace, with races operating from November 25 to January 3.
All gamers who take part within the occasions will obtain a Red Bull X2019 Competition automobile with a particular twenty fifth Anniversary livery. There’ll even be new liveries for vehicles used within the World Finals occasions, together with Nations Cup liveries, accessible by way of the in-game Showcase.
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