“Essential” facets of the sport have been impacted by the continued well being disaster.
Sony’s first Gran Turismo sport for PlayStation 5 will not launch in 2021 as some might need anticipated. PlayStation has confirmed that the racing sport Gran Turismo 7 is now coming in 2022 attributable to challenges associated to COVID-19.
A spokesperson told GQ that “crucial facets” of the event of GT7 have been impacted by COVID-19, although the consultant didn’t share extra.
“GT7 has been impacted by COVID-related manufacturing challenges and subsequently will shift from 2021 to 2022,” the spokesperson stated. “With the continued pandemic, it is a dynamic and altering scenario and a few crucial facets of sport manufacturing have been slowed over the previous a number of months. We’ll share extra specifics on GT7’s launch date when out there.”
GT7 turns into simply the most recent big-name sport to shift its launch date attributable to manufacturing points and different challenges associated to the virus. Earlier than this, Amazon delayed its ambitious MMO New World, whereas Warner Bros. pushed its open-world Harry Potter RPG Hogwarts Legacy to 2022. Simply this week, Paradox introduced that its new Vampire game was delayed to 2022.
As for Gran Turismo 7, Sony introduced it again in June 2020 in the course of the huge PS5 reveal occasion. It was by no means given a launch date however folks believed it’d launch in 2021. The sport is targeting 4K/60FPS on PS5, however that is mainly all we learn about it.