The “Gran Turismo” video match franchise is acquiring a stay-motion challenge for the significant monitor. However, fairly than a wide range of race automobiles collecting in the shadow of Demo Mountain for a huge showdown, new facts reveal a much additional meta plot line.
In accordance to Deadline, it truly is as follows: Centered on a accurate story, the film is the best want achievement tale of a teenage “Gran Turismo” player whose gaming abilities received a sequence of Nissan competitions to turn out to be an actual skilled race car driver.
It appears that the film will be about enjoying “Gran Turismo” the sport as a substitute of concocting a plot from the in-recreation universe, as Sony’s PlayStation Productions titles like “Uncharted” have carried out. Back again in 2013, one more attempt at a “Gran Turismo” motion picture experienced a tale based on the rise of Lucas Ordóñez.
Ordóñez was the first winner of the inaugural GT Academy, where by “Gran Turismo” players competed for a seat on a actual race workforce. Immediately after profitable GT Academy in 2008, Ordóñez was portion of a Nissan race workforce that completed ninth in class at the 24 Hours of Dubai in 2009. He has absent on to race at the 24 Hours of Le Mans five situations, finishing as high as next in his class.
The Deadline story also states that Neill Blomkamp has been hooked up to direct. Blomkamp is most effective known for his sci-fi characteristics “District 9,” “Elysium” and “Chappie.” The latter two have featured Nissan GT-Rs. Blomkamp is a recognised vehicle enthusiast, and a Motor Trend interview from 2015 discovered that he has owned 3 GT-Rs, a Subaru WRX, Lexus LFA, Acura NSX, Hummer H1, Corvette ZR1 and BMW M3.
Which is pretty much a “Gran Turismo” garage in alone, which bodes will for the motion picture adaptation. It is scheduled for release in August 2023.