10 Things You Need to Know About: God of War: Ascension

Leigh Harris
10 Things You Need to Know About: God of War: Ascension

The latest hack, slash, slice, dice, impale and gouge-em-up in the God of War series and its unstoppable anti-hero Kratos are back.

  1. This game is the 7th in the God of War series.
  2. Set as a prequel to the entire series, the game takes place ten years before the events of God of War (2005).
  3. With Ares still alive (and still holding his position as the God of War), Kratos is beholden to him, but has broken a blood oath and begins the game in chains for his crime.
  4. The backdrop is a war between the Primordials, who created the Earth.
  5. Kratos' objective is to kill the Furies, guardians who were created as a result of the war.
  6. This is the first God of War game to contain multiplayer.
  7. Co-op play will also be available for the first time ever in the series.
  8. Kratos is voiced once again by Terrence C Carson and his wife Lysandra is voiced by Commander Shepard herself: Jennifer Hale.
  9. The fighting mechanics have been re-tooled.
  10. The game is out on PS3 on Thursday 14th March for AUD$99.95 or NZD$119.95.

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