Sony Corp. this week said the God of War: Ascension Mutiplayer Beta for the Playstation 3 will launch to Playstation Plus members Jan. 8.
The Multiplayer Beta will include Team Favor of the Gods and Favor of the Gods Mode. Each mode requires users to fight to reach a number of favor points from the Gods.
In addition, the beta will include a tutorial mode which will include customization and upgrade options from the final game.
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.
The final game will include a revamped combat and weapon system, mini-games, and new puzzle challenges.
The God of War: Ascension
The God of War: Ascension Collector’s Edition, to be sold Mar. 12, will include an 8-inch Kratos Statue, Steelbook Case, Soundtrack, PS3 Dynamic Theme, PSN Avatar Pack, Multiplayer Double XP Unlock, and Pass for Future DLC Content at $79.99.
Customers who pre-order the God of War: Ascension Collector’s Edition will receive the Mythological Heroes Multiplayer Pack.
Sony in Mar. 2010 released God of War III to the PS3.