God of War Series News


God of War: Ascension gets new multiplayer mode and five maps for free

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 11, 2013 3:45pm PDT

While God of War: Ascension didn't exactly light up the sales charts, the multiplayer community is still alive. Sony Santa Monica has released new multiplayer content for the game, and made it free to boot.


God of War, God of War 2, and Dead Nation remastered for Vita

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 10, 2013 6:26pm PDT

Vita is getting a number of new ports from PS3. The HD versions of God of War and God of War 2 will be making its way to Sony's handheld. In...


God of War: Ascension gets 'Primordial' weapons today

By Steve Watts, May 14, 2013 4:30pm PDT

God of War: Ascension is getting a second round of DLC today, with some new weapons. Sony also teased some plans for the future, including new maps and a fourth weapon class.


God of War: Ascension marks Elite update with double XP weekend

By Steve Watts, Apr 19, 2013 3:30pm PDT

God of War: Ascension is raising the level cap to 40 with today's Elite update, and Sony has opted to ring in the event with a Double XP weekend.


"Good to see they're fixing that audio issue; one of my primary gripes with the game. Wish they'd ..."

- Entity see all 2 comments

Analyst: Gears and God of War prequels 'significantly underperform'

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 16, 2013 2:30pm PDT

Two console-exclusive "of War" prequels released last month, as both Microsoft and Sony attempt to milk their biggest franchises one more time before the next generation begins. And sales are likely to fall short of both franchises' last numbered entries.


"Gears of War didn't have a CE. That did it for me. I've bought every GoW CE so far - I'll ..."

- darthfusion see all 15 comments

God of War: Ascension to raise multiplayer level cap

By Steve Watts, Apr 04, 2013 10:00am PDT

God of War: Ascension is getting a 1.04 update later this month, which will raise the level cap, fix various bugs, and add easier stat tracking.


"Guys if you want to try this game out , just go to Mygame9.com and download it from there."

- gamesfest9 see all 2 comments

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.


"Don't care about the fact that the Season Pass is CE only, but never mentioning the fact until ..."

- DedlokPM see all 2 comments

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.


"People enjoy and come back to the God of War series for different reasons. For you, it appears ..."

- Pfunk2k2 see all 14 comments

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!'"

- adamp117 see all 7 comments

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.


"If you want to try out thi game before buying go to Mygame9.com and download it from there. ..."

- gamesfest9 see all 4 comments

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.


"I don't have a huge interest in God of War, but I am feeling the need for a PS3. If they ..."

- Gwyndion see all 6 comments