158w ago - SCEA Community Manager Ramone Russell at San Diego Studios has sent ModNation Racers PS3 holiday greetings to fans and announced news of a holiday PlayStation 3 DLC pack today.
To quote: Greetings and Happy MNR Monday everyone.
So, we've got two Packs out now, and you guys just keep getting more and more creative and impressive with the Tracks you're publishing.
Every week, we're blown away by the creations we see. One of the best things about developing software is seeing the community take something far beyond the team's original vision, and that what you guys continue to do.
The more tools you have to create with, the more imaginative and mind-blowing your creations are, so with that said..
Attack Of The Holiday Pack
As I just mentioned, you've done some incredible things with the Stunt Pack, and the Carnival Pack creations are rolling in and looking amazing. Well, we love what you're doing, and we're going to keep it coming, but this time with a Holiday twist.
Starting tomorrow (US PSN/ EU PSN on Wednesday), you can add some Holiday spirit to your tracks with the Holiday Pack! The pack is $4.99, and it includes the following parts:
159w ago - While GT5 PS3 hit the Internet a few days back, today Producer Chris Hinojosa-Miranda has announced that Gran Turismo 5 for PlayStation 3 officially races into stores today and shared a new launch trailer!
To quote: Christmas has arrived a little early for all you GT fans across the world with today's release of Gran Turismo 5.
That's right, it's been five years in the making and it's finally here – the most realistic and comprehensive driving experiences in one of the most highly-anticipated games ever released. And what better way to spend the 4-day weekend than diving into the world of Gran Turismo 5 head first?
To celebrate today's release, check out our new GT video with never-before-seen footage of the game.
Not only will you be able to play with over 1,000 licensed cars from the world's top manufacturers, race on more than 20 tracks with over 70 variations of famous world circuits, city courses, snow and dirt, and original environments popular to fans, but experience new features BRAND NEW to the franchise.
To celebrate this great double honor, we're going to kick off another week of Double XP. Starting tomorrow, November 23rd, go nuts and double your XP in MNR during the Thanksgiving holiday.
It really is a special feeling to be recognized for making a game that we believe in, and we sincerely thank our awesome community for all your support.
Carnival Pack Available
We've seen what you've done with the Stunt Pack, and we can't wait to see what that Carnival Pack brings to the Nation. Check it out tomorrow!
Progressive Kart Available for Free Tomorrow!
Flo needs wheels, and here they are. Starting tomorrow, you can pick up your pink slip for this sweet offroad truck for FREE courtesy of our good friends at Progressive Insurance! The Kart includes the Truck body and Progressive decals.
160w ago - Today Sony's Senior Product Marketing Manager Stephanie Yoshimoto has shared with fans details on a chance to become a pro race car driver with GT Academy!
To quote: It's the opportunity of a lifetime for auto enthusiasts and gaming fans!
PlayStation and Polyphony Digital have teamed up with Nissan North America to bring you GT Academy, a competition using Gran Turismo 5 to win the ultimate prize - a chance to become a professional race car driver, starting December 20.
Whether or not you're good enough to become a pro race driver doesn't matter, because all participants will earn free digital content just for playing, as well as an opportunity to earn prizes for winning regional and national time trials.
All participants will compete in a series of GT5 online trials using Nissan cars and will be narrowed down to the top 32 virtual racers in the U.S. They will be invited to compete to become one of 16 GT Academy finalists in the live national finals event in March 2011.
The 16 finalists will compete in a series of challenges, including behind the wheel of real Nissan race cars, for a chance to become a professional race driver as the GT Academy winner. The ultimate GT Academy winner will...