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Fighting a God: Behind the Scenes of God of War’s First Boss Battle

Posted by on Aug 16, 2018

Hello! Today I’d like to take you behind the scenes to talk a little bit about the development of one of our showcase boss fights in the new God of War.

A warning to those who haven’t played the game yet: there will be SPOILERS for a certain boss fight to follow. If you’d prefer to experience it on your own first, kindly look away (and go buy our game)! Otherwise, scroll down to begin the journey.

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God of War: New Game+ Launches August 20

Posted by on Aug 08, 2018

This is easily our biggest update to God of War. We’re certainly looking forward to seeing who completes Give Me God of War New Game+ mode first. That’s a feat! Thank you, thank you, thank you for your patience and allowing us the development time necessary to create New Game+. It arrives August 20.

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Celebrating the Art of God of War

Posted by on Jun 22, 2018

This week we have been celebrating the incredible artwork of God of War. Making games is a creative journey, from writing to design… from production to QA, and we at Santa Monica Studio are excited to celebrate the art department and to share a glimpse of this process with all of you. Our artists have posted hundreds of images that showcase the immense talent and imagination put into the project, so we hope you enjoy!

With all that said, be aware: spoilers ahead!

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God of War: A Father’s Day Tribute

Posted by on Jun 17, 2018

We hope that trailer leaves a lasting impact because today is Father’s Day, a day with a very special meaning to the new beginning of God of War. At its heart, this is a story of a father and his son on an incredible adventure and a deeply personal quest together. Therein lies a connection for all of us between their story and the ones all of us have shared with our fathers, or for anyone who is a parent to a child.

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First Details: New Game+ Mode in God of War

Posted by on Jun 11, 2018

Whether you’ve defeated all the Valkyries, conquered the daunting combat trials of Niflheim and Muspelheim, or simply accomplished your journey with Kratos and Atreus, here is one very strong reason to stay in the realm of God of War: New Game+.

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Days of Play Sale: Big Savings, Big Games

Posted by on Jun 08, 2018

Last week, we announced the return of Days of Play, a global promotion celebrating our passionate PlayStation community with eleven days of deals at participating retailers while supplies last.

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Share of the Week: God of War – Atreus

Posted by on Jun 01, 2018

Last week, we asked you to send in your favorite portraits and moments with Atreus in God of War. Whether he was drawing his bow in combat or being called after by Kratos, you shared your best shots of “Boy!” using #PS4share and #PSBlog. Here are this week’s highlights.

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Share of the Week: God of War – Vertical Challenge

Posted by on May 25, 2018

Last week we challenged you to turn things 90° in God of War and share your best vertically shot moments using #PS4share and #PSBlog. With this new perspective on the Norse world, we’ve highlighted some of our favorites below.

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