News items tagged with god of war

Sony Promises Huge Announcements at Paris Games Week

Sony Promises Huge Announcements at Paris Games Week

Sony is building up excitement for its upcoming PlayStation Media Showcase event on Monday, October 30, during Paris Games Week. The event, according to Sony, is going to be of a similar scale to E3 w...

By Rory Young on 24 September 2018
August's Best-Sellers List Features a 9 Year Old Game

August's Best-Sellers List Features a 9 Year Old Game

The video game industry is quickly heading towards the end of the year, which typically means the rush of massive of AAA games is right around the corner. Games like Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, Fallout...

By Derek Nichols on 24 September 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...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 September 2018
5 Most Exciting PS4 Exclusives of 2018

5 Most Exciting PS4 Exclusives of 2018

2017 was a great year for PlayStation 4. Not only did the PS4 see the launch of the award-winning exclusive Horizon: Zero Dawn, but it also enjoyed a number of critically-acclaimed console-exclusive g...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 September 2018
X-Men And Runaways Marvel Artist Wants To Draw A God Of War Comic

X-Men And Runaways Marvel Artist Wants To Draw A God Of War Comic

Although God of War launched in early 2018, the PS4 exclusive is still a constant topic of conversation and a frontrunner for game of...

By Denny Connolly on 20 September 2018
God of War to Add New Game Plus Mode?

God of War to Add New Game Plus Mode?

With God of War now having been out for over a month, it’s safe to presume that many who helped the action-adventure epic break PlayS...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 September 2018
God of War Gets New Game+

God of War Gets New Game+

During an intermission of Sony’s E3 2018 press conference, PlayStation boss Shawn Layden confirmed that God of War is getting New Gam...

By Joshua Duckworth on 18 September 2018
Watch Conan O'Brien Play God of War with Bill Hader

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

Without a doubt, there are currently a plethora of gaming fans delving into Sony and Santa Monica Studio’s action-adventure epic, God...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 September 2018
Red Dead, God of War Devs Join Microsoft's New Studio

Red Dead, God of War Devs Join Microsoft's New Studio

Microsoft’s The Initiative studio head Darrell Gallagher announces the hiring of six industry veterans previously involved with God of War, Red Dead Redemption, and more.

By Derek Nichols on 24 August 2018
God of War Has An Avengers Easter Egg

God of War Has An Avengers Easter Egg

God of War has enjoyed a hugely successful start to life since its release towards the end of April, and one member of the game’s significant fan base has found an Avengers: Infinity War Easter Egg. R...

By James Lynch on 21 August 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 announcemen...

By Rory Young on 21 August 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 are announced, delayed, and released. There is so much to look forw...

By Boston Blake on 20 August 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

By now, many fans have gone along with Kratos and Atreus on their quest across Midgard only to be left wondering what comes next. God...

By Patrick Kirk on 20 August 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 non-numbered prequel this March: God of War: Ascension and Gears of...

By Anthony Taormina on 18 August 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 16 August 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.] Yesterday a mysterious trailer appeared courtesy of At a gl...

By Anthony Taormina on 16 August 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, there was bound to be some camaraderie amongst specific publisher’s...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 August 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 15 August 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 shelves. Titled God of War: Ascension, this newest proper console releas...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 August 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. This particular developer video – titled “The Ma...

By Andrew Dyce on 15 August 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 next-gen system. One of the biggest is the Greek gorefest God of War,...

By Curt Hutson on 15 August 2018
God of War Director Has Plans for Five More Games

God of War Director Has Plans for Five More Games

In a recent chat with Kotaku, God of War director Cory Barlog revealed a number of interesting tidbits about God of War, its developm...

By Jordan Gerblick on 14 August 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...

By A.J. Plautz on 08 August 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 ba...

By Weston Albert on 08 August 2018
God of War Player Beats Game on Hard at Level 1

God of War Player Beats Game on Hard at Level 1

When developer Sony Santa Monica first announced the difficulty settings for God of War, they wanted to make sure players knew its ha...

By Anthony Taormina on 31 July 2018
God of War Secret Found Using Collector's Edition Map

God of War Secret Found Using Collector's Edition Map

While God of War is largely a straightforward adventure as far as its story and progression are concerned, developer Sony Santa Monica has apparently left some clues for players to decode should they...

By Anthony Taormina on 23 July 2018
What God of War's Kratos Looks Like Without a Beard

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

The new God of War is the first appearance of Kratos in a while. After fleeing Greece, the Ghost of Sparta has been spending his time in a foreign land, living in the wilderness and growing a beard th...

By Curt Hutson on 18 July 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
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 24 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
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
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 24 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 24 May 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
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 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 24 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 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
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 25 December 2017
Sony Teases Paris Games Week Reveals

Sony Teases Paris Games Week Reveals

Sony teases several PlayStation reveals for Paris Games Week 2017, including ‘big new game announcements’ and updates about PS4 and PlayStation VR titles.

By Jasmine Henry on 23 September 2017