In an email sent to customers, GAME, a leading retailer of video games, has confirmed Gran Turismo 5 won't be released this year, with European PlayStation 3 gamers having to wait until 2009.

"The legendary "Real Driving Simulator" Gran Turismo 5 is heading to PlayStation 3 in 2009, utilising the uber-console's raw horsepower to generate an unrivalled level of realism," states the GAME email.

The email does, however, promote the March 28 release of Gran Turismo 5 Prologue, which will be priced only £19.99. This early teaser will feature five tracks and 40 cars, plus 16-player online racing.

Gran Turismo 5 currently has a tentative 2008 release date in both Japan and North America.

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the official release date of grand turismo 5 is december 31st so basically 2009
Posted 23:34 on 12 November 2008
Hassan's Avatar
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I have played the grand turismo 5 prologue and it is WICKED.

But i am not happy about the release date of real game it is just to late!!!
Posted 11:18 on 05 October 2008
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I dont mind waiting after playing the demonstration. It looks like the quality is going to be amazing! But i dont think il buy this for 20 quid as its better to put the 20 towards the final product, neways nuff games coming out this year to save for!
Posted 13:31 on 15 March 2008
mee's Avatar
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tessco are selling it for £21.99 and say rrp is £24.99 so it not that bad
Posted 19:03 on 14 March 2008
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Could GAME be using this to increase the sales of Prologue?
Posted 17:48 on 23 February 2008
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£20 for 5 tracks and 40 cars!

If i can find this for £10 then i will get it.
Posted 16:57 on 23 February 2008

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