God of War Series News


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.


""In fact, Sony's "God of War team" has never worked on a game outside of that iconic 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.


God of War: Ascension demo included on Total Recall Blu-ray

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 09, 2012 3:30pm PDT

If you want a taste of God of War: Ascension's single player, you may have to stomach picking up the upcoming Blu-ray release of Total Recall.


"I first saw the trailer and it appeared to be an exact remake of Total Recall. I thought wow, ..."

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God of War and Ico Collections now on Vita (via Remote Play)

By Steve Watts, Sep 05, 2012 10:00am PDT

Patches for the God of War Collection and Ico & Shadow of the Colossus Collection have enabled Remote Play for the Vita.


"Sadly ICO's update is not up yet. I just tried and was confused at first why it wasnt working. ..."

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God of War: Ascension multiplayer beta heading to PlayStation Plus

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 14, 2012 11:58am PDT

Want early access to the God of War: Ascension multiplayer mode? Sony has just announced a global beta for PS Plus members.


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.


"I've played the hydra battle in GoW1, when a friend showed it to me. Beyond that, I've never ..."

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Kratos will be more 'relatable' in God of War: Ascension

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 24, 2012 10:30am PDT

God of War: Ascension allows the team to create a more "likable" Kratos--someone you could "somewhat relate to." At least--according to the game's director.


"I don't wanna relate to Kratos. I just want him to tare things in half. Kratos isn't my bro. ..."

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God of War team has 'pulled back' from violence against women

By Steve Watts, Jul 19, 2012 12:15pm PDT

Sony Santa Monica design manager David Hewitt talks about how the violence in God of War is portrayed, and the line that even Kratos won't cross.


""(...) pulled back from violence against women." More like: "pulled out". Zing!"

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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.


"I kind of chuckled when i read the title to this. Mainly because we all know where this is ..."

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God of War: Ascension Collector's Edition announced

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 13, 2012 5:45pm PDT

God of War: Ascension may not be ready until March of next year, but that hasn't stopped Sony from announcing pre-order incentives and a Collector's Edition.


God of War: Ascension releasing March 12, 2013

By Steve Watts, Jun 04, 2012 7:25pm PDT

Sony has announced that God of War: Ascension is coming March 12, 2013.


God of War: Ascension trailer leaked, coming to PS3

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 18, 2012 8:06pm PDT

A new God of War game is coming to the PS3. However, it's not exactly God of War 4.


"Does anyone else feel like the voiceover (Gaia?) is alluding to how Kratos came up under Ares? ..."

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