Since the release of God of War: Ascension last March, we have supported Multiplayer with a vast amount of DLC - from new weapons and maps, to our brutal 1v1 mode, a fan-driven cape contest, new marks, and more. Even the Gods could not have predicted the level of popularity and impassioned connection to our Multiplayer mode driven by the PlayStation Nation.
As of today, we will not be producing any more DLC content (maps, weapons, armors, marks) for God of War: Ascension Multiplayer, as our primary...
At 400 pages, it will redefine what we come to expect from an "art of" book. This is the art book every God of War fan will remember. Click here to buy on Amazon, or learn more at GodOfWar.com.
I sat down with Senior Concept Artist Eric Ryan to discuss his work on one of the Monsters of Ascension, and a bit left on the cutting room floor. All images featured here and hundreds more can be seen in the The Art of God of War: Ascension book.
17w ago - Santa Monica Studio Community Strategist Aaron Kaufman made available some fresh videos today showcasing gauntlets in God of War: Ascension PS3 Multiplayer below.
To quote: Champions! For the 99.9% of you not enjoying the hysteria at Gamescom, fight in the glory of #GauntletsWeek!
Forged by the gods to obliterate your enemies with thunderous force, the dual-wielding Gauntlets Weapon Class will arrive in God of War: Ascension Multiplayer tomorrow, Aug 20th.
These double-fisted weapons will deliver crushing blows to an enemy's ego and face. Pound your enemies down with six new gauntlets, including Zeus, Ares, Hades, Poseidon, the Gladiator Gauntlets, and the legendary Nemean Cestus from God of War 3.
Keep reading for destructive gauntlet tips, and a FIRST LOOK at our new, massive map: the Archimedes Furnace.
Pure Physical Power
With the new Gauntlets Weapon class, you'll be an absolute, mechanical beast in the arena. Here are a few gameplay tips to get you going...
All the gauntlets can charge any of the normal Square attacks, both on the ground and in the air. These attacks have...
20w ago - Sony Santa Monica Studio Community Strategist Aaron Kaufman revealed the new God of War: Ascension PlayStation 3 co-op weapons today as part of a fresh video below for fans!
To quote: The team at Sony Santa Monica has been working on an array of new Weapons, Armors, Maps, and more for your Champions.
Today, we're pleased to unveil a whole new set of Weapons made especially for executing brutal Co-op Moves. With more than 10 possible Co-op moves, these Mythological Heroes Weapons make an excellent addition to any arsenal. The new Co-op Weapons include:
• Spear of Achilles
• Hammer of Odysseus
• Sword of Orion
• Sword of Perseus
We've also added Mythological Heroes Armors, previously reserved for those who pre-ordered God of War: Ascension. These include the Armor of Achilles, Odysseus, Orion, and Perseus.
The Mythological Heroes Weapons are available now on the PlayStation Network Store, simply search for "God of War".
How do I use Co-op Weapons?
These weapons were designed to execute Co-op Moves easily to deliver heavy blows to your opponents. Here's how they work:
21w ago - Sony's Jawad Ashraf of the PlayStation Store Team is here with this weeks European PlayStation Store updates which include Injustice, God of War, LBP DLC and more below!
To quote: Summer continues in mainland Europe and it appears even the games are taking a break! Worth keeping an eye on this week are a variety of PlayStation Mobile titles, such as Feed Me Oil and Hermit Crab in Space, and on PS3 for the kids, The Smurfs 2. There's also new DLC for Injustice: Gods Among Us, God of War: Ascension, LittleBigPlanet and more.
And though we may be in the midst of a summer quiet patch new content, why not catch up with some discounted games in PS Store's ongoing PlayStation 2 sale ?
New PlayStation Network content
Content may be added or removed, or move dates - please stay tuned to your weekly Store Update for the most up to date listings. Listed savings are approximate, based on SRP excluding Special Offer pricing and should be considered as a guide only.
Availability: Spain only