God of War Series News


E3 2016 Staff Picks: Shacknews' Top 3 Games of The Show

By Cassidee Moser, Jun 22, 2016 12:00pm PDT

Join us as we reflect on our personal picks for the best games at E3 2016!


"I'm still really happy Forza comes to PC. Also after playing through Edge of Nowhere I look ..."

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E3 2016: Preview Round-Up: Everything We've Seen on the Show Floor

By Cassidee Moser, Jun 15, 2016 8:13am PDT

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Detroit: Beyond Human, God of War...if you want impressions, we've got you covered. 


E3 2016: God of War Takes Unexpected Turn to Introspection

By Steve Watts, Jun 14, 2016 10:15pm PDT

God of War has never been the most emotionally resonant series, but creative director Cory Barlog has plans to change that.


"Not really. Among all the blood and gore and rage of the FIRST GoW, there was actually all the ..."

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E3 2016: The Surprise Announcements of the Press Conferences

By Cassidee Moser, Jun 13, 2016 9:38pm PDT

Resident Evil 7, Steep, Quake, and the other games we didn't see coming.


"I'm surprised and kind of glad they didn't show much or any vr faces. The rigs trailer ridiculous. "

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E3 2016 Wrap-Up: Everything from Sony's Press Conference

By Cassidee Moser, Jun 13, 2016 8:07pm PDT

From a new look at Horizon Zero Dawn to Kojima's newest Death Stranding, Sony had a lot of new reveals and announcements to show off during this year's E3. 


E3 2016: Sony announces new God of War

By David Craddock, Jun 13, 2016 6:09pm PDT

Kratos? In touch with his emotions? Raising a kid? The world has been turned upside down!


"I'm cautiously optimistic, they've done lots of good stuff. It's such a weird departure in so ..."

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God of War 4 concept art leak shows Norse mythology setting

By Daniel Perez, Apr 05, 2016 7:45am PDT

Could Kratos duke it out against Odin in God of War 4?


"i doubt it, he's got his own game studio now and has been working on a (free to play!?!) game ..."

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Shack Reels: God Of War 3 Remastered Graphical Comparison video

By Shack Staff, Jul 14, 2015 4:00pm PDT

How does the new God of War 3 Remastered on PlayStation 4 compare to its PS3 predecessor? The Shacknews video crew put the two versions side-by-side to find out.


"If this game is like $5 to $10 ill pick it up, hell why not? Anything more than that, its a ..."

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God of War 3 Remastered Review: Anger Management

By Daniel Perez, Jul 14, 2015 12:00am PDT

Kratos is back (sort of) in God of War 3: Remastered. Does Kratos' rage-filled story deserve another go or is this one remaster you should consider skipping? Our review.


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God of War 3 Remastered pre-order bonus includes PlayStation Now access

By Daniel Perez, May 19, 2015 9:50am PDT

Sony has announced God of War 3 Remastered is available for pre-order with some bonuses including a dynamic theme and PlayStation Now access.


5 Video Game Fads That Won't Go Away

By Steven Wong, May 08, 2015 7:15am PDT

Video game history is full of fads that are dead, or ones that we wish were. But some ideas are just too strong to die. They manage to survive and adapt in both subtle and overt ways.


"Motion controllers aren't going away with consumer VR around the corner."

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God of War 3 Remastered heading to PlayStation 4 this July

By Daniel Perez, Mar 20, 2015 10:43am PDT

A remastered version of God of War 3 will bring Kratos to the current gen on July 14th. The game will feature 1080p graphics and a new Photo Mode.


"I can understand your point of view. but lets be honest, do you think ALL of these remakes PS# ..."

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New God of War confirmed to be in development, for real this time

By Daniel Perez, Dec 08, 2014 6:45am PST

Alright - this time we received confirmation from Sony Santa Monica that a new God of War is in development.


"This is good news, but Are they still using Kratos? I supposed they have to. Its weird, they are ..."

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New God of War confirmed to be in development [Update: it was a joke]

By Daniel Perez, Nov 30, 2014 8:00am PST

A new God of War game is currently in development, according to a tweet made by the series' director.


"I had a blast playing thru part 2 and 3 recently, couldn't do 1 it seemed way to dated. 3 is ..."

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Celebrating Woodstock's anniversary weekend with games

By Steven Wong, Aug 15, 2014 1:00pm PDT

Today is the 45th anniversay of the Woodstock Masic & Art Fair, a historical milestone in US history and music. We break down the games that best celebrate the most iconic themes from the 60s: sex, drugs and rock 'n roll.