Live From the Gran Turismo 5 Launch Party in Madrid!

November 24th, 2010 by Jordan G.

The international Gran Turismo 5 launch party is here, and GTPlanet readers have a front row seat to all the festivities! I’ll be sharing lots of pictures and news from the event on Twitter and Facebook, so keep a close eye on my updates over the next few hours.

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  1. Nov. 24, 11:59pm
    GranTurismo Disciple

    Could you also ask him if we can have a patch for online leaderboards and most important one is please ask him to make a patch so we can win credits for online races otherwise online is for nothing tbh

  2. Nov. 24, 5:57pm

    Hi all Been playing the game for a few hours now and I have to say its not living up to the hype as far. One thing i have been trying to figure out is how to make it harder where do you change it to simulation mode etc???

    please help.

    • Nov. 24, 6:38pm

      ME TOO BRO I CANT FIND IT FOR NOTHING. But dude you need to race on a track with weather youll love it

    • Nov. 24, 6:42pm

      I think you will find it gets harder as you go up through the classes. Beginner and amateur will be relatively easy as the names suggest. also you could try turning off skid recovery for more authentic and challenging racing, if you have not already.

  3. Nov. 24, 5:46pm
    – SZRT Ice –

    Something is off… GT5 froze my PS3… Quarky menus 2. No invite feature so ur friends can’t invite theirs. Very elaborate game.

  4. Nov. 24, 3:02pm

    Can’t wait to hear what to expect for the future.

  5. Nov. 24, 2:20pm

    Why does the last 50 seconds of install take 15 minutes. Jordan can you ask kaz about it.

    • Nov. 24, 3:09pm

      The last delay always seems the longest :P

  6. Nov. 24, 1:29pm

    I am in Madrid, wanna join this party… whom do I have to kill? :)

  7. Nov. 24, 12:36pm
    Magic Ayrton

    trying to import psp data into GT5 and it won’t have it :((( SOMEONE HELP!!

    • Nov. 24, 12:39pm
      Magic Ayrton

      I’ve done it, updated psp and then switched off bluetooth :D

  8. Nov. 24, 12:15pm

    I’m from PR (US territory) and my disc is different than the one showed here. It features the Mercedes Benz in the disc cover not the wheel shown. Is it that the Mercedes disc cover is for US only? Japan and Europe got the wheel cover?

  9. Nov. 24, 11:43am

    Ask Yamauchi what he expects from the PS4.

  10. Nov. 24, 11:36am

    Augustosrv – you should buy a Playseatz from Amazon to go with your G27, that is what I use with my set up.

    Jordan, drink sangaria and chase latinas…post pics of the chicks! :-) Drive on, playa!!


    • Nov. 24, 11:46am

      GT5 girls.. hot stuff.

  11. Nov. 24, 11:18am

    Ask him about the brakes Jordan. “So, since there is no option to upgrade the brakes, does that mean all cars come equipped with top of the line brake performance by default?”

  12. Nov. 24, 11:10am

    5 Minutes left in the upload with my collectors edition!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    • Nov. 24, 11:32am

      I was about 5 minutes ahead of you.

      Now I’m sitting through the 50 or so minute install on to my HDD.

  13. Nov. 24, 11:08am

    Guys, please help. Does anyone know if the Collector’s Edition was LIMITED? Because says without stock!

    Or there will be others?


    A Desperate GT-driver

    • Nov. 24, 12:13pm

      @Panchester; yes the Collectors Edition was limited. Try with retailers like Best Buy or Gamestop. Maybe they have Collectos Edition in stock.

  14. Nov. 24, 10:57am

    Go Jordan

    • Nov. 24, 12:57pm
      Mickle Pickle

      Let the Man know that there is a big community watching his every move!! He better keep us close to his PD team if he want ideas and critics :P

      But first of all, ENJOY THE WHOLE EXPERIENCE JORDAN! Let him know GTP is very much appreciative of PD’s work!

  15. Nov. 24, 10:36am

    For all the promotion GTP gives Sony, that Media Pass should be gold plated. Well done, Jordan.

  16. Nov. 24, 10:35am

    mines supposed to be here by today

  17. Nov. 24, 10:28am

    Still waiting reviews from famous sources :/

  18. Nov. 24, 10:24am

    I might be a bit distracted ;). But have fun.

  19. Nov. 24, 10:22am

    Nice!! I’m so happy, my G27 arrived today… now I’m waiting for my copy of GT5 that will be delivered me this friday!

  20. Nov. 24, 10:21am

    I’d rather be playing. :P

  21. Nov. 24, 10:18am

    Can’t wait for the updates, thanks Jordan :D

    • Nov. 24, 10:37am

      I Hope you’re having a blast Jordan!! I’m both Envious and Proud that you get to meet kaz, have a blast! I can’t wait to see your updates!

    • Nov. 24, 10:45am
      S3 Racer

      You definitivly deserve it Jordan. Have a blast over in Madrid.

    • Nov. 24, 11:48am

      guys please help!

      I just picked up my collectors edition of GT5 from gamestop and I am installing it as we speak.. the question is though, where is the code for the gamestop cars? I know its a noob question but this is my first preorder ever and I seriously dont know…

    • Nov. 24, 11:55am

      Jordan you deserve this!!! I hope you have more fun then we are playing GT5. Hopefully they have an open bar right? lol free drinks taste the best!!!!

    • Nov. 24, 12:10pm

      to the person commenting about the gamestop cars, call them back, mine did the same thing, they didn’t give you the pre order bonus recipt, I had to call to get my code over the phone, after that go to and follow the instructions. code is case sensitive, enter ask him which are in caps or which ones aren’t. gamestop did this very unprofessionally, he said they “just” got the info to hand those out as of when I called back to get mine lol

    • Nov. 24, 2:45pm

      Skyline_77 the car code is on your gamestop receipt

    • Nov. 24, 4:41pm

      HangDc4 I checked and its not there xD

      CRXFREAK thanks I did just that and got my code :D loving every minute of GT5 so far!

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