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God of War: How Kratos’ Son Atreus Grew From Concept to Reality

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017

As you’ve likely picked up on in the two trailers released to date, Santa Monica Studio has some big, bold ideas for Kratos’ impending PS4 adventure.

Gone are the gods of Olympus. With his vengeance complete, Kratos now quietly resides in the realm of Norse gods and monsters. But he’s not alone. Central to the studio’s bold reimagining of its long running series is the introduction of Atreus, Kratos’ son. The youngster will be at your side throughout the game, as father and son embark on a deeply personal quest into the Norse wildlands.

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E3 2017: The Best Trailers and Game Videos

Posted by on Jun 16, 2017

With so many game updates and announcements at E3, it’s easy to be overwhelmed. So we at PlayStation.Blog like to do our part to simplifying some of the best trailers and game videos to come out of the show.

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Makers & Gamers: God of War

Posted by on Dec 14, 2016

Greetings fans of PlayStation around the world! I come to you through a foggy haze of sleep deprivation due to the major caffeine fueled push to get this crazy game further down the road to completion. While playing through the game with the leads recently I realized how incredibly fortunate I am to be able to make things that (hopefully) make people happy. We playtest the game exhaustively but still, as a team, we are pretty cut off from the players and fans over the multi-year course of developing a big game like this. While the time with play testers does give us a sense of what is working and what is not, it is getting a chance to sit down and spend some time with a passionate fan helps put so many things into perspective.

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Mid-Year Sale Week 2: God of War III Remastered, More Up to 80% Off

Posted by on Jul 05, 2016

Hi everyone! We’re heading into the second and final week of PlayStation Store’s Mid-Year Sale with a whole new lineup of game and video titles – all for up to 80 percent off. PlayStation Plus members will get up to 90 percent off.

Starting now, save on God of War III Remastered, ArcaniA – The Complete Tale, and Super Mega Baseball, as well as films like Hitman 47, Daddy’s Home, the Mega Minions Bundle and more.

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PlayStation Blogcast 212: Kazunori in Cars Getting Coffee

Posted by on Jun 23, 2016

Ryan shares stories of fatherhood while the rest of the gang recovers from one of the most action-packed E3s yet! Plenty of new game talk, from Abzû to Zero Time Dilemma and everything in between. Plus, as always, a peek at next week’s new releases. Enjoy the show!

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First Look: Santa Monica Studio’s New God of War on PS4

Posted by on Jun 13, 2016

Everything, everywhere changes.

Change is an essential part of life. In creative development change is often the explosive spark that transforms good enough into truly memorable.

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Santa Monica Studio Creatives — Sculpting the Dream

Posted by on Mar 09, 2016

Santa Monica Studio Creatives is a series focusing on four unique individuals of our family whose journey to our studio is as inspiring as their creative talents within. While their stories are candid, raw, and anything but normal, their expert crafts and collaboration within our walls hits the heart of what matters most to our studio culture — the team is everything. To learn more about this video series, please visit sms.playstation.com/creatives

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Conversations with Creators: Santa Monica Studios

Posted by on Jul 28, 2015

The fourth and final episode of Conversations with Creators, hosted by Wil Wheaton, is now out. For some strange reason they asked us to be on it. This action packed verbal free-for-all includes long time Santa Monica Studio greats; Creative Director, Nate Gary, Lead Combat Designer, Jason MacDonald and Studio Head, Shannon Studstill… along with the guy who gets them coffee and asks if he can buy a plane.

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