RELEASE DATE: 9th November 2022
DEVELOPER: Santa Monica Studio
PUBLISHER: Sony Interactive Entertainment
GENRE: Action Adventure
AGE RATING: PEGI 18
God of War Ragnarök is an upcoming action adventure game developed by Santa Monica Studio and will be published by Sony Interactive Entertainment. It is scheduled to be released worldwide on November 9, 2022, for the PlayStation 4 & PlayStation 5. It will be the ninth installment in the God of War series, the ninth chronologically, and the sequel to 2018's God of War. Loosely based on Norse mythology, the game will be set in ancient Scandinavia and feature series protagonists Kratos and his teenage son Atreus. Serving as the finale to the Norse era of the series, the game will cover Ragnarök, a series of events that bring about the end of days, and depicts the deaths of some of the Norse gods, which was foretold to happen in the previous game after Kratos killed the Æsir god Baldur.
PS5 Specific Benefits
PlayStation@5 in-game features:
DualSenseTM wireless controller integration:
Feel your journey through the Norse realms, made possible by immersive haptic feedback and adaptive trigger
Switch between full 4K resolution at a targeted 30 frames per second, or dynamic resolution upscaled to 4K at
a targeted 60fps.*
Bask in the beautiful worlds you travel through, brought to life by stunning art direction and arresting attention
to detail .
Behold enhanced reflections, lighting and shadows, as well as increased geometric detail and enhanced
deformable snow .
Fully optimized for 3D audio:
Immerse yourself in the unique soundscapes of the Nine Realms as sounds reverberate and echo throughout
Use highly accurate spatial audio to hear enemies approaching from any direction, including above and below. Return to the action faster than ever; the PS5TM console's high-speed SSD won't leave you waiting long to
resurrect from death.
Enjoy shortened load times from in-game checkpoints, or when fast traveling.
* 4K resolution requires a compatible 4K TV or display.
**3D audio with stereo headphones (analog or USB