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The single-player demo for God of War: Ascension is available now for all users on the PlayStation Network. There's also a launch trailer out for the game, as seen above. Turns out the pre-divine Kratos is just as popular with the ladies as the fully-powered one was. Oh, and he's plenty angry, too.

February 26th 2013 at 8:30pm 0 Comments
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Those who pre-order God of War: Ascension through Best Buy will be able to wield the mythical hammer, Mjölnir, during multiplayer matches. On top of the hammer, Best Buy pre-orders also net the Mythological Heroes multiplayer DLC pack, a series of characters available for use in multiplayer.La...

February 14th 2013 at 8:30pm 0 Comments
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This video shows the folks at Quantum Creation FX creating Kratos for the God of War: Ascension live-action Super Bowl commercial. If you're sick of eating buffalo wings after watching the finished ad, kick back, grab a burrito and watch this trailer and the other making-of video.

February 9th 2013 at 10:30pm 0 Comments
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Sony will spend between $3.7 million and $3.8 million to air this God of War: Ascension ad during Super Bowl XLVII this Sunday. Watch it now with a serious lack of buffalo wings and jalapeno poppers digesting in your stomach. Mmm, buffalo wings.

February 1st 2013 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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The Garnet Red version of the new super slim PS3, recently announced for Japan and Europe, is heading to North America as well, as the centerpiece of a God of War: Ascension bundle.Along with the red 500GB PS3 (chosen as a nod to Kratos' tattoo, though "monster blood" could also be evoked), the $34...

January 31st 2013 at 9:30am 0 Comments
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The Blu-Ray of Total Recall came with a God of War: Ascension demo. Now the chain of demos continues: when you buy God of War Ascension, it will in turn come with a demo for The Last of Us.The demo won't be on the disc when Ascension comes out May 7, but it will enable early access to the one-chapt...

January 24th 2013 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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God of War: Ascension's online component has one goal. Make it feel right to attack your friends – or attack with your friends. The latest dev diary explores how developers at Sony Santa Monica are making sure to hit the perfect balance of carnage and compassion.

January 16th 2013 at 10:30pm 0 Comments
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Adapting single-player code to multiplayer for God of War: Ascension required the team to perform great feats, deciding how to make hits connect properly across machines and such. It may not be as hard as murdering a god, but we still think Kratos would have some difficulty with it.

January 11th 2013 at 1:15pm 0 Comments
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Starting today, PlayStation Plus users can download the multiplayer beta for God of War: Ascension. The beta features two of the four God Allegiances (Zeus and Ares) and three modes: eight-player Capture the Flag or Team Favor of the Gods, and four-player Free For All. There are two maps, the larg...

January 8th 2013 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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This God of War: Ascension multiplayer trailer and the ending of Apocalypse Now! have more in common than we'd generally like, except instead of a cow this has a beefy guy, and there's some Southern rock/railroad building blues playing in the background. Greece has a "South," right?

December 12th 2012 at 11:00pm 0 Comments