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God of War III PS4

God of War III's Hades fight in 1080p, 60fps on PS4


PS4 remaster
May 19
As we've previously covered, God of War III -- yes, that very HD PS3 game from just 5 years ago -- is getting a PS4 remaster next month (July 14) and the PlayStation Blog has released some new footage to coincide with its pr... read
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God of War

No plans to PS4 remaster other God of War games


For now, it's just God of War III
Mar 23
Last Friday, Sony Santa Monica announced that God of War III will be getting a PS4 remaster coming out this July. For any of you who were hoping they might be able to catch up on the whole series on PS4 however, you may be ou... read
God of War III PS4 photo
God of War III PS4

God of War III getting PS4 remaster


More details coming in 30 minutes
Mar 20
[Update: Here's the trailer. And a July 14 release date. It features "1080p gameplay targeting 60FPS."] God of War III Remastered will be 1080p, on PS4, and, uh, that's it. As much as we know, at least. Sony is expected to r... read
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New God of War

Sony Santa Monica is working on a new God of War


Confirmed at PlayStation Experience
Dec 06
At the PlayStation Experience, God of War II director Cory Barlog confirmed a new God of War is in development. Sony Santa Monica joked coyly,  tweeting, "Don't tell anyone what @corybarlog just said," before follow... read
God of War I+II Vita photo
God of War I+II Vita

The God of War Vita Collection is a bare-bones port-job, but it gets said job done


No bells and whistles here
May 06
In case you didn't join me back in 2013 when I replayed the entire God of War series, the second entry is by far my favorite. So when I heard that the first two Kratos tales would be hitting the PlayStation Vita thi... read
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God of War dev layoffs

'Sometimes, a project needs a reboot:' Sony explains Santa Monica layoffs


Still mum on what potential PS4 project was cancelled
Mar 07
God of War developer Sony Santa Monica was hit with layoffs recently. PlayStation head of internal software development Scott Rohde spoke with IGN about the layoffs, offering little consolation in the vague explanation. "Ther... read
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Spread the love
It's Valentine's Day, which means there may be someone in your life that you feel excited (or obligated) to show how much you love them, most likely with candy, cards, or some other physical things. It's a holiday designed to... read feature

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Vita getting God of War & Sly Cooper Collections this May


God of War 1 & 2, and Sly Cooper 1, 2, & 3
Feb 10
Hey look Vita owners, more ports! Yay. God of War Collection will contain the first two God of War games, and will be out on May 6 for $29.99. Sly Cooper Collection is also on the way for the Vita, and that will contain Sly C... read
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Videogame writing awards

Uh, the Writers Guild Award game nominees are weird


I put more stock in the Lollipop Guild's assessment of game writing
Jan 09
The Writers Guild Awards has been giving games writing awards for a number of years now. I'm always confused. Past winners include Dead Head Fred, Star Wars: The Force Unleashed, Uncharted 2, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood, Un... read
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GoW Ascension

God of War: Ascension hitting PSN, no more DLC planned


Ascending into the cloud
Oct 15
God of War: Ascension is supposed to be really good, but boy does it feel forgotten this year (it just came out in March!). Sony Santa Monica hasn't forgotten it, though. The team has been pumping Ascension with a steady stre... read
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Lovely, huge art book: The Art of God of War: Ascension


Almost 400 pages
Sep 12
Here's a quick look at a brand new art book titled The Art of God of War: Ascension. It weighs in at 400 gold trimmed pages and is packed with tons of work from Ascension, including concepts, renders, details and more. ... read
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Sony

God of War II director back at Sony Santa Monica


He's building a team for a 'freaking huge' project
Aug 09
Cory Barlog has come back to Sony Santa Monica after stints at Just Cause maker Avalanche Studios and Tomb Raider studio Crystal Dynamics. Previously, he served as lead animator on God of War, director on God of War II, and c... read
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God of War: Ascension gets a new mode, five new maps


And it's all for free
Jul 12
The latest update for God of War: Ascension has brought with it a bunch of new stuff for players to try out. Namely the addition of a one versus one Bout of Honor mode. The best of seven match pits two players against each o... read
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Jimquisition happens every Monday!
A common argument in the ongoing debate over gender and videogames is that women and men both are equally objectified. Is that really true? As always, Emperor God King Jim Sterling puts His holy foot down and delivers wisdom true to the masses. He totally isn't smug about it, either! read feature

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Deals

Amazon has God of War: Ascension for $40, Gold Box deals


And that crazy GoW PS3 bundle
Apr 23
Headlining today's game-themed Gold Box event on Amazon is $20 off God of War: Ascension and $70 off that full-series God of War PlayStation 3 bundle. These offers will be good throughout today, while everything els... read
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GOW: Judgment and GOW: Ascension failed, says analyst


Leading franchises for Microsoft and Sony 'significantly underperform'
Apr 16
Recently, the PS3 and Xbox 360 each saw prequels for their leading franchises -- God of War: Ascension and Gears of War: Judgment. According to analyst firm Cowen & Company, the two GOWs failed to impress at retail. ... read
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God of War

God of War: Ascension update to raise level cap and more


Improvements to matchmaking are also in the works
Apr 04
The next update for God of War: Ascension will address some issues with multiplayer as well as add a couple of features. For starters, Sony Santa Monica intends to raise the level cap from 30 up to 40 while adding one it... read
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God of War: Ascension

God of War: Ascension patch nerfs hardest area of game


The Trial of Archimedes is now a shadow of its former self
Mar 27
When God of War: Ascension came out, people seemed to forget that it was an action game, and occasionally may put up a fight. Much like the penultimate fight in the first God of War (against the Kratos clones), Ascension has ... read
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Trial of Archimedes giving you trouble?
God of War: Ascension has been giving a lot of people trouble over the past few days, but if you play your cards right, it doesn't have to be a difficult experience -- or, say, nearly as difficult as Metal Gear Rising. Like Onimusha and Devil May Cry before it, a lot of the game's edge can be taken off with careful planning of your weapon experience levels, and a few other tips along the way. read feature

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Office Chat

Bros of War, BioShock movie raptured and CoD dominance


Another casual discussion from the Dtoid news room
Mar 13
In another casual discussion from Dtoid's news room, I'm joined by Jordan Devore and Alasdair Duncan to discuss the controversy surrounding God of War's "Bros before Hos" trophy. We also kibitz around the canning of the BioS... read
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Carter's Quest
[Read on for a description of every God of War game ever released in the US, and my completion of them all in 2013.] 2013 is an exciting year. Now that I know you guys enjoy reading my Quests, I'm going to make an effort to d... read feature

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The DTOID Show: Bros Before Hos, PS4, & Dishonored DLC!


Now starring Max "I'm Wearing a Shirt" Scoville
Mar 12
Greetings! If you're watching today's show and wondering why Max happens to look so much like Adam Sessler, it's because he recently got a full-body makeover to look like Adam Sessler. Don't act like you wouldn't either, if ... read
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God of War

Here's how Hades' faction works in God of War: Ascension


Jack of all trades, master of none
Mar 12
Recently, we got word of how Poseidon's crew would roll in God of War: Ascension, and now we have some info on Hades' posse. Evidently, followers of Hades don't particularly excel at offense or defense, but through spells li... read
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Bros Before Foes

Patch renames God of War's 'Bros Before Hos' trophy


A day one patch will rename the achievement to 'Bros Before Foes'
Mar 11
The "Bros Before Hos" trophy rewarded to players in God of War: Ascension has caused some upset among critics. Players, however, should not have the same issue, according to developer Sony Santa Monica, who told Joystiq that ... read
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New releases

New releases: God of War: Ascension keeps the faith


Plus Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm, Darkstalkers Resurrection, and more
Mar 11
Another Monday rolls up, acting like it's the boss of the week, so that can only mean one thing: a week of new releases. I'll be saving my cash this week, not really seeing anything to interest me, but I may grab God of War:... read
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On dubious morals and dubious presentation
In what may be considered a storm in a teacup, not quite gaining the same traction as other controversies, God of War: Ascension has caused a bit of a stir with a "misogynistic" Trophy, an award you get as part of the main ca... read feature

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God of War controversy

The controversial God of War 'Bros before Hos' trophy


Adam Sessler calls out Sony Santa Monica
Mar 11
Warning -- do not watch the above video without subjecting yourself to minor spoilers for God of War: Ascension. As you may have heard, Adam Sessler recently played through God of War: Ascension, and was disgusted by a parti... read
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Hardest part of the game is getting a patch
God of War: Ascension is finally out, and players have been up in arms about one particular part of the game -- the Trial of Archimedes. In this section found near the end of the game, you fight three large waves of enemies w... read feature

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Dis sh*t Kra ... tos
How do you top something that was already considered over-the-top? Especially when this particular brand of over-the-top has become pretty familiar since in past eight years? We all know that God of War's protagonist, Kratos,... read feature

God of War Poseidon video photo
God of War Poseidon video

Fear Poseidon in this new God of War: Ascension trailer


He's not all that, Sony
Mar 07
Like it or not, God of War: Ascension will have multiplayer. As you may know from the beta, your character can pledge allegiance to a certain god -- this new video from Sony showcases Poseidon, "a god to be reckoned with." O... read






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