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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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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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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
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That PlayStation Plus-exclusive multiplayer beta for God of War: Ascension has been dated for January 8. Those who participated in the Rise of the Warrior social game and were on the winning Spartan team for the game's first team challenge can check out the beta starting today. Losers on the Trojan...

December 12th 2012 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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When asked about how he and the team at Sony Santa Monica are bringing multiplayer into the God of War series with God of War: Ascension, game director Todd Papy digs deep for inspiration. The single-player side of the game is obviously an influence, he says, as multiplayer side of the game attempt...

December 6th 2012 at 12:30pm 0 Comments
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Nintendo's presence looms large in the fledgling category of game mascot fighters. For years, the company has had a monopoly on the concept with its Smash Bros. series, essentially making it a genre of one. Sony may be the only other publisher with a large enough bench to support such a concept, an...

November 21st 2012 at 4:15pm 0 Comments
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PlayStation All-Stars: Battle Royale is polished off and ready to ship, and Sony Santa Monica marks this glorious occasion with a video of the complete opening cinematic, which teases the game's final boss. Brace yourselves – it's Polygon Man.Polygon Man was Sony's mascot for the PlayStation...

November 8th 2012 at 1:00pm 0 Comments