God of War Series News


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. 


God of War: Ascension offers all multiplayer DLC for free this week

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 25, 2014 5:00pm PDT

God of War: Ascension is celebrating its one-year anniversary by offering all multiplayer DLC for free for the rest of this week, along with some special anniversary gifts through the game's forums.


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God of War 3 creative director leaves Sony Santa Monica

By Steve Watts, Mar 19, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Stig Asmussen, a Sony Santa Monica veteran who rose from an environment artist to creative director for God of War 3, has left the studio.


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God of War, Sly Cooper compilations arriving for Vita in May

By Robert Workman, Feb 12, 2014 12:00pm PST

The PS Vita will take it old-school in just a few months' time, as the system is set to receive two PlayStation 2 compilations in May.


God of War 2 director returns to Sony, building dream team for 'huge' new game

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 09, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Cory Barlog, director of God of War 2, has returned to Sony Santa Monica. After jumping around in Hollywood, trying to get a Mad Max game off the...


God of War team snags Battlestar Galactica writer for new non-God of War game

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 18, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Sony Santa Monica's God of War: Ascension team is finally moving onto a new non-God of War project.


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.


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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 ..."

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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.


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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 ..."

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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.


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

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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.