Gran Turismo 7 had to take a lot of criticism in recent weeks. The reason: Sony and Polyphony Digitally introduced microstransaktions into the racing simulation and also lowered the distribution of rewards according to the races. Patch 1.11 Takes this problem now.
More rewards in World Circuits
The developer team Polyphony Digital promised improvement and here you come now. Namely extensive patch 1.11 increases the number of rewards for events in the second half of the World Circuit and additionally adds three new racing events. That’s a good first step, after all, World Circuits are a good source to earn as much as a first place.
The rewards for arcade and custom races have also been adjusted. Furthermore, Polyphony Digital has raised the maximum for deserved in-game credits to 100 million credits .
But that’s not all: because now you receive rewards for completing all layouts of race tracks of Circuit Experience in gold or bronze.
Patch 1.11 also adds One-hour race , improves certain auto-errors and problems that are autophysics as well as races, and optimizes graphics and audio.
The whole patch notes can be found on the official site of Gran Turismo. (Source: Gran Turismo)
Fan criticism was heard, but there is more to do
On March 17, the controversial patch for Gran Turismo 7, which massively reduced the profits through races. Since then, the racing simulation has been criticized harsh and punished for example on metacritic with miserable evaluations . A player has even developed an AFK method to farm credits without playing the game itself.
With the current patch Polyphony digitally makes a step in the right direction. On Reddit is already discussed about the changes diligently. Since the patch is still quite fresh, not many players could form an opinion yet. The user solveruk is already positively surprised: “The rewards for the Circuit Experience are enormous. Have just received 600K for gold on Brands Hatch . “(Source: Reddit)
However, there is still much to do: further increase the rewards, lower the high prices of some cars and remove the online forced for singleplayer modes.
Gran Turismo 7 is available for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5.