News items tagged with god of war

Sony Teases Paris Games Week Reveals

Sony Teases Paris Games Week Reveals

When Sony attended Paris Games Week in 2016, the company brought with it a handful of exciting reveals and announcements, including a...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 July 2018
Sony Reveals New PS4 Pro Deals for December

Sony Reveals New PS4 Pro Deals for December

The PS4 may have just had one of its biggest Black Fridays ever, but that doesn’t mean that platform holder Sony is slowing down with the deals. Today, the company announced even more discounts on PS4...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 July 2018
2017 Video Game Release Schedule

2017 Video Game Release Schedule

With so many games coming this year, here’s Game Rant’s 2017 Video Game Release Schedule. We will update the list often as new games...

By Boston Blake on 11 July 2018
‘The Last of Us’ Demo Packaged With ‘God of War: Ascension’

‘The Last of Us’ Demo Packaged With ‘God of War: Ascension’

With only a handful of exciting titles left before talk of the next-gen significantly ramps up, and even fewer console exclusives,...

By Anthony Taormina on 29 June 2018
‘God of War: Ascension’ Pre-Order: ‘300’ Skin Featuring Leonidas Armor & Spear

‘God of War: Ascension’ Pre-Order: ‘300’ Skin Featuring Leonidas Armor & Spear

The God of War series has been a “system seller” for PlayStation consoles ever since the original title debuted on the PlayStation 2. God of War 3 may have wrapped up loose franchise story threads b...

By Ben Kendrick on 29 June 2018
‘Gears of War: Judgment’ and ‘God of War: Ascension’ Sales Weak in March

‘Gears of War: Judgment’ and ‘God of War: Ascension’ Sales Weak in March

God of War and Gears of War have a lot in common. Both use GoW as their acronym, both are console exclusives, and both released a n...

By Anthony Taormina on 29 June 2018
'God of War' Real Life Blades of Chaos

'God of War' Real Life Blades of Chaos

You know your starting weapon is a hit when players begin making an effort to avoid the alternatives. Lara Croft has her twin pistols, Dante his Ebony and Ivory, Master Chief the scoped handgun and...

By Samuel James Riley on 28 June 2018
God of War: Ascension (The Manticore)

God of War: Ascension (The Manticore)

Even if God of War: Ascension may be lacking a ‘4,’ this return to Kratos is one to be anticipated by fans. With a new trailer God of War adventure....

By Andrew Dyce on 28 June 2018
God of War: Ascension

God of War: Ascension

With the announcement of the PlayStation 4, fans are foaming at the mouths for any news on flagship games being released for the ne...

By Curt Hutson on 27 June 2018
'God of War 4' Expectations

'God of War 4' Expectations

It feels almost like fate: not one month after Sony unveils the PlayStation 4 they have a new God of War game hitting store shelv...

By Anthony Taormina on 27 June 2018
Sony Game Day 2013

Sony Game Day 2013

[Update: Sony has released a second teaser trailer – showing even more God of War-inspired live-action. Scroll down for the new teaser.]...

By Anthony Taormina on 27 June 2018
God of War Review

God of War Review

Within the first minutes of the game, it becomes clear that God of War, the soft reboot from developer Sony Santa Monica, is fighting with its past, both narratively and as an interactive entertain...

By Anthony Taormina on 25 June 2018
10 Most Anticipated Games of E3 2017

10 Most Anticipated Games of E3 2017

E3 is always one of the most exciting times of the year for gamers, and E3 2017 should be no exception. Kicking off this Saturday, June 10th with EA’s press conference, the show will run until Jun...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 June 2018
Sony Hypes PS4 Exclusive Games in New Trailer

Sony Hypes PS4 Exclusive Games in New Trailer

It’s no secret that the PlayStation 4 has dominated this console generation. When the system launched in 2013, Sony zeroed in on creating a (then) powerful console that was focused on the gamer and...

By Weston Albert on 21 June 2018
God of War Tops Game Sales for Second Week in UK

God of War Tops Game Sales for Second Week in UK

Things for PS4 exclusive God of War have been good since it’s release. The game garnered such a positive reception that its director released an emotional video in response to all the positive thin...

By A.J. Plautz on 20 June 2018
God of War: How to Unlock the Secret Ending

God of War: How to Unlock the Secret Ending

Note: The following post includes spoilers for God of War. Players that have not yet finished the game (seen credits roll) should turn back now. It has been a few days since the release of God of War...

By Anthony Taormina on 20 June 2018
God of War Breaks PS4 Exclusive Sales Record

God of War Breaks PS4 Exclusive Sales Record

God of War‘s success so far has been self-evident, with the 2018 continuation of the popular franchise earning an outstanding critical reception as well as impressive initial sales. But an announce...

By Rory Young on 18 June 2018
God of War Trailer Celebrates Father's Day

God of War Trailer Celebrates Father's Day

A special Father’s Day trailer for God of War reflects on the complicated relationship between Kratos and Atreus and some of the poignant moments between the two.

By Rory Young on 18 June 2018
God of War Gets New Game+

God of War Gets New Game+

During Sony’s E3 press conference, it is confirmed that God of War is getting a New Game Plus mode for those who have beaten the game and are wanting more.

By Joshua Duckworth on 16 June 2018
God of War Releases Epic CG Trailer

God of War Releases Epic CG Trailer

A new CG trailer for God of War has been released, offering a dramatic look at the world and action of the upcoming PS4-exclusive game. The trailer features the two protagonists of God of War: seri...

By Weston Albert on 22 May 2018
Check Out God of War's Photo Mode in Action

Check Out God of War's Photo Mode in Action

God of War is filled to the brim with beautiful scenery, epic fights, and incredible creatures at every turn, which is why Sony Santa Monica is bringing a photo mode to the latest installment of th...

By Patrick Kirk on 20 May 2018
10 Best Video Game Sidekicks

10 Best Video Game Sidekicks

Atreus, Kratos’s son/sidekick in the new God of War, is a big part of why that game is so successful. Here are the 10 video game sidekicks that paved the way for him.

By Dalton Cooper on 16 May 2018
What Norse Myth Tells Us About the Future of God of War

What Norse Myth Tells Us About the Future of God of War

God of War’s ending leaves several questions unanswered, and thankfully we can turn to Norse Mythology to see what the future might hold for Kratos and Atreus.

By Patrick Kirk on 16 May 2018
Watch Conan O'Brien Play God of War with Bill Hader

Watch Conan O'Brien Play God of War with Bill Hader

Talk show host Conan O’Brien and comedic actor Bill Hader sit down for another installment of Clueless Gamer to check out Sony and Santa Monica Studio’s God of War.

By Kyle Sledge on 16 May 2018
God of War Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

God of War Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

Sony and Santa Monica Studio’s action-adventure epic God of War gets taken down a peg with Smosh Games officially giving it the Honest Trailer treatment.

By Kyle Sledge on 16 May 2018
God of War to Add New Game Plus Mode?

God of War to Add New Game Plus Mode?

Cory Barlog, director of Sony and Santa Monica Studio’s action-adventure epic, God of War, discusses whether or not the title will receive a New Game Plus mode.

By Kyle Sledge on 16 May 2018
God of War is April 2018's Best-Seller

God of War is April 2018's Best-Seller

The NPD Group dubs Sony and Santa Monica Studio’s action-adventure epic God of War as April 2018’s best-selling game, and it breaks a PlayStation exclusive sales record.

By Kyle Sledge on 16 May 2018
God of War Director Teases Original Game

God of War Director Teases Original Game

With the release of God of War on April 20th, and the resounding positive feedback the game has been receiving, naturally, people want to know what’s next for the creative director of the game, Cor...

By James Lynch on 08 May 2018
God of War Director Shares Emotional Reaction Video

God of War Director Shares Emotional Reaction Video

PlayStation 4 fans can finally get their hands on Sony’s next big exclusive, God of War. After being revealed officially two years ago, the long wait has paid off for developer Sony Santa Monica wh...

By Derek Nichols on 05 May 2018
God of War is the Best Reviewed PS4 Game Ever

God of War is the Best Reviewed PS4 Game Ever

With the release of the critically acclaimed God of War game only a few days away, reviews are starting to flood in and most are overwhelmingly positive. In fact, God of War has now broken the reco...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 30 April 2018
Xbox Heads Congratulate Sony For God Of War Success

Xbox Heads Congratulate Sony For God Of War Success

While fans are still a week away from getting their hands on God Of War, reviews are already flooding in online and they have been almost universally positive. Combing amazing visuals and gameplay...

By Benjamin Lister on 28 April 2018
Why God of War's Director Decided to Change Combat

Why God of War's Director Decided to Change Combat

With the latest installment in the God of War franchise releasing in just one week, players are getting seemingly more and more excited about everything the game has to offer. One thing that player...

By Kylie Pasetchnik on 27 April 2018
God of War Review Roundup

God of War Review Roundup

The release of God of War is almost upon us and fan anticipation couldn’t be higher. Promising to deliver a robust and interesting new world, the latest entry in the successful PlayStation franchis...

By Benjamin Lister on 25 April 2018
God of War Download File Size

God of War Download File Size

With God of War‘s release date drawing close, more information has been coming out regarding the title. One piece of information recently revealed is the game’s file size, which looks to be nearly...

By A.J. Plautz on 22 April 2018
God of War Director Has Plans for Five More Games

God of War Director Has Plans for Five More Games

The director of God of War reveals that he has five additional games in mind for the series, but the planning for those sequels is only in his head right now.

By Jordan Gerblick on 16 April 2018
What God of War's Kratos Looks Like Without a Beard

What God of War's Kratos Looks Like Without a Beard

Sony reveals an image of Kratos without his now-signature beard from God of War, which shows that the character model is not too far off from the original version.

By Curt Hutson on 16 April 2018
God of War Player Beats Game on Hard at Level 1

God of War Player Beats Game on Hard at Level 1

Challenge runner Faraaz Khan beats the God of War main campaign on its hardest difficulty and without increasing Kratos’ armor and stats past level 1.

By Anthony Taormina on 16 April 2018
God of War Has An Avengers Easter Egg

God of War Has An Avengers Easter Egg

One member of God of War’s significant fan base has found an incredible and highly useful, Avengers: Infinity War Easter Egg that lets Kratos wield a special power.

By James Lynch on 16 April 2018
God of War Secret Found Using Collector's Edition Map

God of War Secret Found Using Collector's Edition Map

God of War players uncover a secret treasure hunt riddle hidden in the map included with the Collector’s Edition, and a few hours later discovered what it unlocks.

By Anthony Taormina on 16 April 2018
God of War Adds a New, Devastating Difficulty Setting

God of War Adds a New, Devastating Difficulty Setting

When the new God of War game releases on PS4 next month, it will come with big changes. The new game in the franchise won’t just take the action to a Norse setting (a departure from its Greek mytho...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 April 2018
God of War Goes Gold

God of War Goes Gold

As if it needed to be said, Sony and Santa Monica Studio’s forthcoming action-adventure epic, God of War, is one of the most highly anticipated video games of 2018, with the title currently only ha...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 April 2018
Monster Hunter World: Crossover Gear We Want to See

Monster Hunter World: Crossover Gear We Want to See

With Monster Hunter World having already hit Capcom’s sales targets for the company’s current fiscal year, there’s no doubt that the action role-playing game can be considered a bona fide success,...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 April 2018
God of War is Full of Easter Eggs

God of War is Full of Easter Eggs

When God of War was initially revealed during E3 2016 with gameplay footage, it immediately became apparent that Sony and Santa Monica Studio had a different vision in mind for the forthcoming Play...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 April 2018
David Jaffe Was Working on Iron Man VR Game Pitch

David Jaffe Was Working on Iron Man VR Game Pitch

Last month, God of War creator and Twisted Metal designer David Jaffe confirmed that major layoffs were being made at developer The Bartlet Jones Supernatural Detective Agency and that the studio’s...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 March 2018
God of War Promoted During Golden State Warriors Game

God of War Promoted During Golden State Warriors Game

There’s no doubt that fans’ excitement for Sony and Santa Monica Studio’s forthcoming action-adventure epic, God of War, is widespread, especially with the companies having finally confirmed the ga...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 March 2018
God of War Release Date and Story Trailer Revealed

God of War Release Date and Story Trailer Revealed

Sony Santa Monica Studio is preparing to unleash the God of War once more, announcing the forthcoming action game’s release date in a brand new story-focused trailer. PlayStation 4 owners will be a...

By Rory Young on 20 March 2018
God of War Creator's Studio Cancels Next Game

God of War Creator's Studio Cancels Next Game

The Bartlet Jones Supernatural Detective Agency, the studio formed by God of War creator and Twisted Metal designer David Jaffe, has had its next video game project canceled. As a result, the major...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 March 2018
God of War to Feature Optional Boss Fights

God of War to Feature Optional Boss Fights

Ever since its initial public reveal during E3 2016, it’s obvious that the forthcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive, God of War, is going to be a major departure from the franchise’s previous entries, w...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 March 2018
God of War PS4 Pro Bundle Leaks Online

God of War PS4 Pro Bundle Leaks Online

There’s no doubt that Sony and Santa Monica Studio’s forthcoming action-adventure epic, God of War, is one of the most highly anticipated games of 2018, especially since its launch will mark roughl...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 March 2018
God of War Director Confirms No Season Pass

God of War Director Confirms No Season Pass

The director of the in-development God of War title for PlayStation 4 responded on Twitter today to a fan’s question regarding a potential Season Pass. Cory Barlog confirmed that the upcoming third...

By Rory Young on 08 March 2018
God of War Designer Says Graphics Have Not Been Downgraded

God of War Designer Says Graphics Have Not Been Downgraded

Several days ago, Sony and Santa Monica Studio released a story trailer that finally confirmed the release date for the forthcoming action-adventure epic, God of War, with the video’s content leadi...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 March 2018
God of War Offering a Limited Edition Loot Crate

God of War Offering a Limited Edition Loot Crate

Now that God of War‘s release date is just a few months away, fans of the forthcoming action-adventure epic are surely champing at the bit in anticipation of assuming the role of the Ghost of Spart...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 March 2018
5 Most Exciting PS4 Exclusives of 2018

5 Most Exciting PS4 Exclusives of 2018

2017 was a great year for PlayStation 4, but 2018 is shaping up to be even better. Here are the five most exciting PlayStation 4 exclusives releasing in 2018.

By Dalton Cooper on 16 January 2018
20 Most Anticipated Games of 2018

20 Most Anticipated Games of 2018

With 2017 drawing to a close, it’s time to look ahead to what RPGs, shooters, and MMOs are coming down the pipeline in 2018 for console and PC gamers.

By Denny Connolly on 16 December 2017
Sony Promises Huge Announcements at Paris Games Week

Sony Promises Huge Announcements at Paris Games Week

Sony teases big announcements and reveals for the upcoming PlayStation Media Showcase during Paris Games Week, which will air live starting October 30.

By Rory Young on 16 October 2017