Sony Corp. this week said it will release God of War: Ascension for the Playstation 3 Mar. 12, 2013.
God of War: Ascension, which is a prequel to the God of War franchise, will feature Kratos prior to his consumption of rage when he breaks a blood-oath to an unjust god.
In a new preview, Kratos can rebuild destroyed structures and restore them in order to platform to the next area. In addition, structures can be held in mid-rebuild to access unreachable areas.
The online and offline multiplayer mode can include up to eight players in various modes with custom characters.
In a preview, two teams of four battled for supremacy. The victorious team then needed to obliterate a Cyclops boss in the background.
The final game will include a revamped combat and weapon system, mini-games, and new puzzle challenges.
It will be sold Mar. 2013.
Sony in Mar. 2010 released God of War III to the PS3.