God of War 3

PS3 / Action Adventure / Release: Mar 16, 2010 / ESRB: M

God of War Legacy bundle with red PS3 coming March 12

By John Keefer, Jan 31, 2013 9:30am PST

Kratos is coming again to PlayStation 3 in God of War: Ascension on March 12, and he is bringing with him all his previous incarnations in a special Legacy bundle and a special edition Garnet Red 500GB PlayStation 3.


Infamous, God of War collections announced

By Steve Watts, Aug 06, 2012 9:30am PDT

Sony has confirmed two more collections coming this August: Infamous, and another God of War collection that wraps up all the prior games.


God of War movie gets new writers

By John Keefer, Jul 11, 2012 2:00pm PDT

It's been awhile since we heard anything about the God of War movie, but apparently it is still going forward, as Universal has tapped the writers for the Saw movie series to pen the Kratos epic for the big screen.


Sony announces new PS3 Greatest Hits

By Steve Watts, Feb 25, 2011 11:30am PST

Sony has announced a new set of PlayStation 3 Greatest Hits on the PlayStation Blog. Among the new red-rimmed editions are God of War 3, Heavy...


LIMBO, Red Dead Redemption, and Mass Effect 2 Most Nominated Games for 11th Annual GDC Awards

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 12, 2011 10:00am PST

The nominees for the 11th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards have been announced, meaning that we now get to see what games the international...


"How Bad Company 2 did not get nominated for Best Technology is beyond me."

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Best of 2010 Awards: PS3 Exclusive

By Shack Staff, Dec 29, 2010 2:00pm PST

PS3 Exclusive: God of War 3 We've followed Kratos from lowly soldier to the god of war. F


"It was a pretty weak year for PS3 exclusives and God of War 3's narrative wasn't as strong as ..."

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Best of 2010 Awards: Action-Platformer

By Shack Staff, Dec 28, 2010 2:00pm PST

Action: God of War III Over the past several years, Kratos has cemented himself as one of videogaming's most disgruntled badasses. We all...


"With so many games in both specific genres, it's funny to see shacknews combine them. God of ..."

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Best of 2010 Awards: Audio-visual Experience

By Shack Staff, Dec 27, 2010 1:00pm PST

Audio-visual Experience: Red Dead Redemption Among the truly respectable number of great-loo


"A console game best audio/visual....really? Even with the PC getting console ports they should ..."

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Shack PSA: GameFly August Used Game Deals

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 26, 2010 4:30pm PDT

It's time for a little corporate shilling, but it's the good kind of self-promotion that helps you find some good games on the cheap. Bioshock 2...


"I'm confused.. Remind me again, does the shack collective think that the used game market is ..."

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Microsoft Touts Halo 3 Sales Dominance Over Combined PS3 Exclusive Sales, Sony Shrugs

By Jeff Mattas, Jun 10, 2010 1:40pm PDT

Microsoft's Aaron Greenberg officially threw a gauntlet at Sony's feet with a tweet asserting that Halo 3 has officially outsold six PlayStation 3...


"I got Halo along with all of my friends who own a 360. I played through the sp, was fairly ..."

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God of War 3 Tops U.S. Console Sales in March

By Chris Faylor, Apr 15, 2010 3:41pm PDT

SCE Santa Monica's brutal PlayStation 3-exclusive sequel God of War III took top honors as the best-selling console game in the United States...


"Why did SoulSilver sell so many more units than HeartGold? Aren't they usually pretty even?"

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God of War 3 Launch Trailer: Crush, Kill 'n' Destroy

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 17, 2010 7:10am PDT

God of War 3 might have come out in North America yesterday but Australians will not be ripping gods' heads off until Thursday and Europeans must wait until Friday, sadly meaning all that can give us the mythological violence we crave is this launch trail


"This game is so manly it made me shower with lava soap and wipe my ass with 80 grit sandpaper."

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God of War 3 Review

By Garnett Lee, Mar 15, 2010 6:00pm PDT

A lot of extreme words get thrown around when discussing God of War 3. Tapping Greek mythology, it fashions a classic heroic tragedy following...


God of War 3 Screenshots: Puny Kratos

By Chris Faylor, Mar 11, 2010 9:00am PST

What's that, Kratos? You think you're big stuff, just because you've slayed some mythological deities? Why, I think it's time that you were offered...


"I totally want a pair of those Hulk Hands or whatever he's wearing (the lion gloves) lol!"

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God of War 3 Hands-on Preview

By Garnett Lee, Mar 01, 2010 12:00pm PST

Hot on the heels of announcing the game was done and off to be manufactured, Sony turned me loose to play the first level in God of War 3. A fairly brief cutscene set the stage: Zeus high atop Mt. Olympus, marshalling the Gods in defense against the enorm