Tag: PlayStation 3

PlayStation 3 Officially Discontinued in Japan

Gaming 31 May 30, 2017 by Kyle Patrick

Sony has halted production of the venerable PS3 in Japan. How long before other regions see the same thing?

GT Sport vs GT6: Lotus Evora and Hyundai Genesis at Brands Hatch

A direct look at how Polyphony Digital has improved on the previous generation outing.

EU PlayStation Store Sale Continues to Offer Discounted Racing Action

Gaming Jan 25, 2017 by Brendan Rorrison

Sebastian Loeb Rally EVO, WRC 5 and GRID 2 all recieve discounts in the latest PlayStation sale.

The PlayStation 3 Launched 10 Years Ago Today

Sony’s third home console has hit the double digits. We take a look at the history of the system, and the PS3 era of Gran Turismo.

The PS3 Era Was a "Nightmare" For Polyphony Digital, Says Kazunori

Kazunori admits the PS3 era was not kind to Polyphony Digital, but the PS4 “is so good”.

Logitech G29 Officially Announced for PS3 & PS4, G920 for Xbox One

Hardware 111 Jun 11, 2015 by Jordan Greer

Logitech officially announces their return to the sim-racing hardware market with two new wheels for consoles and PCs.

Polyphony Digital to Ban PS3 Consoles Running Hacked GT6 Games

Players using illicitly modified game data to hack Gran Turismo 6 will find their consoles banned from online services.

Kazunori Yamauchi: "Major Updates" Coming for GT6

Gran Turismo creator admits mistakes in previous games, and promises there is more to come for GT6.

Gran Turismo 6 Pushes PS3 "As Far as It Can Go"

Kazunori Yamauchi discusses the various challenges of developing games on the PlayStation hardware over the years.

Sony Promotes Gran Turismo 5 in New PS3 "Legacy Bundle"

With GT6 just over the horizon, Sony still appears set to promote GT5 on their PS3 console.

"Highly Significant" PlayStation 3 Title "Yet to be Announced"

Another Sony executive suggests an unannounced, “highly significant” game is headed to the PS3.

Sony Won't Clarify Executive's Comments on Gran Turismo 6 Coming to PlayStation 3

A spokesperson’s comments maintain mystery on the future of the GT series.

Audio Released of Sony Executive's "GT6 on PS3" Comments

Silicon Republic publishes the audio of Sony executive Michael Denny stating Gran Turismo 6 will release this year on the PlayStation 3.

GT5 Academy Edition Included in New "Super Slim" PS3 Hardware Bundle for Europe

The new PlayStation 3 hardware gets a special bundle that includes Gran Turismo 5: Academy Edition.

GameStop's Summer PS3 Bundle Includes Gran Turismo 5 XL

GT5 XL is included for free in a special PlayStation 3 bundle offered by GameStop.

GT5's Online Features Remain Crippled by PSN Outage

Gran Turismo 5’s online features remain crippled by the extended downtime of the PlayStation Network due to “external intrusion”.

Gran Turismo 5 Hacking Begins via PS3 Exploit

Hackers take a closer look at GT5’s save files thanks to the freshly cracked PlayStation 3 console.

Gran Turismo 5 Load Times Significantly Reduced by PS3 SSD Upgrade

Check out these extensive benchmark results to see just how much faster GT5 really is with the installation of an SSD hard-drive in the PS3 console.

PS3 Firmware the Real Cause of Gran Turismo 5's Delay?

Software piracy may be the only true reason you won’t be playing GT5 come November 2.

Gran Turismo 5 HD Installation Approximately 10GB in Size

Kazunori Yamauchi gives us a heads-up regarding what to expect from GT5 in terms of hard drive installation size.