God of War Series News


God of War: Ascension DLC season pass exclusive to Collector's Edition

By Steve Watts, Mar 12, 2013 3:00pm PDT

Sony confirmed today that the God of War: Ascension season pass will not be available outside the Collector's Edition. DLC plans include new armor, weapons, and stages.


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God of War: Ascension review: taking a step back

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 12, 2013 9:30am PDT

God of War: Ascension is a return to Sony Santa Monica's familiar hack-and-slash action series. However, with God of War 3 raising the bar so high and closing the book on Kratos' journey of revenge, Ascension sorely lacks the marvel of the previous games.


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God of War: Ascension 'Trial of the Gods' mode announced

By Steve Watts, Mar 06, 2013 10:45am PST

Sony announced one more multiplayer mode for God of War: Ascension today, titled "Trial of the Gods." The two-player cooperative mode pits players against waves of enemies, racing against the clock to wipe them out.


PlayStation All-Stars getting Dead Space's Isaac Clarke, and God of War's Zeus

By Steve Watts, Feb 27, 2013 10:00am PST

PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale is getting two new characters and a new stage on March 19. Isaac from Dead Space and Zeus from God of War will duke it out on a MediEvil/Unfinished Swan mash-up stage.


"This will only work if Issac gets to use his foam finger. 'Pewpewpew!'"

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God of War: Ascension single-player demo available today

By Steve Watts, Feb 26, 2013 7:30am PST

The God of War: Ascension single-player demo will be available to all PSN users later today, and Sony has released the launch trailer for the game.


God of War: Ascension single-player preview: all about scale

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 01, 2013 12:30pm PST

It's hard not to get impressed by the awesome scale represented by God of War: Ascension. While Santa Monica Studio's latest is a prequel, it manages to match the epic nature of God of War 3.


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God of War: Ascension live-action trailer to play (kind of) during Super Bowl

By Steve Watts, Feb 01, 2013 9:15am PST

God of War: Ascension has gotten a two-minute live-action spot, which is being shortened to one minute to be aired during the live stream of the Super Bowl.


God of War: Ascension trailer shows Manticore years in the making

By John Keefer, Jan 31, 2013 4:00pm PST

Sony Santa Monica has unleashed the Manticore from God of War: Ascension in a new nine-minute "making of" trailer showing how the massive monster came into being from concept art to animation, and footage dating back to 2010.


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.


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Last of Us demo available first for God of War: Ascension owners

By Steve Watts, Jan 24, 2013 10:15am PST

God of War: Ascension discs will include early access to a Last of Us demo, available sometime after GoW's launch.


"We can now forever refer to GoW:A as the Last of Us Beta key; it's earned it's place in history."

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God of War: Ascension single-player demo coming in February

By Steve Watts, Jan 21, 2013 7:30am PST

God of War: Ascension is getting a single-player demo in late February, ahead of its March 12 release.


God of War: Ascension beta begins today, January 8th for Plus members

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 12, 2012 10:45am PST

PlayStation Plus members will be able to get their hands on God of War's online multiplayer soon, with the beta opening on January 8th.


Sony Santa Monica's 'creative and business reasons' for not moving away from God of War

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 06, 2012 9:00am PST

Sony Santa Monica Studio director talked about the studio's attempt at moving away from Kratos, and what ultimately brought them back to the franchise.


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God of War: Ascension adds multiplayer skin based on the '300' movie

By Steve Watts, Oct 24, 2012 2:15pm PDT

You can play as 300's King Leonidas, complete with armor and spear, in God of War: Ascension's multiplayer if you pre-order from GameStop.


God of War: Ascension multiplayer beta access granted via social game

By John Keefer, Oct 23, 2012 10:00am PDT

God of War: Rise of the Warrior tells the "untold story" of Ascension's multiplayer mode. This social game/graphic novel is also your chance to get early access to the game's multiplayer beta.