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Highlights from Sony's God of War PAX panel


9:30 PM on 09.06.2012



Last weekend, Sony hosted a panel featuring members of the development team at Sony Santa Monica working on God of War: Ascension. Moderated by PlayStation.Blog's Jeff Rubenstein, the group discussed how the series has evolved over the years, some of David Jaffe's decision-making process and the character of Kratos. And, at the end, they revealed the first of Ascension's Furies, Kratos' major opposition in the upcoming prequel.

The above video is about 11 minutes of the best material in the full, hour-long presentation, saving you the effort if your interest in God of War isn't enough to devote an hour to listening to people talk about it. Worth a watch.








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