Sony Reveals God of War Release Date, Fresh Story Trailer

A new post from PlayStation Blog has lifted the lid on the release date of PlayStation 4 exclusive God of WarFrom April 20, fans of the epic hack ‘n’ slash series will be able to explore a brutal, sprawling realm of Norse deities and mythical beasts.

In the post, Santa Monica Studios’ Cory Barlog also spared some details on a trio of God of War limited editions: Digital Deluxe, Stone Mason and Collector’s Editions. At the most expensive tier is the Stone Mason Edition ($149.99 USD/$199.99 CAD), which features a range of physical items including a Stone Mason’s ring, 9″ Kratos & Atreus statue, 2″ Huldra Brothers carvings, a Steelbook case, exclusive lithograph, Mimir’s Head talking keychain and cloth map. It also packs in digital content bonuses in the form of 2″ Horse and Troll carvings, and a Defender of the Chosen Shield. The Collector’s Edition will set you back by $129.99 USD/$169.99 CAD, and affords you a slightly smaller set of physical-only treasures including the 9″ Kratos & Atreus Statue, Steelbook Case, 2″ Huldra Brothers Carving, Exclusive Lithograph and Cloth Map.

Last but not least, the Digital Deluxe Edition comes in at $69.99USD/$89.99 CAD and includes the full game download, a God of War digital artbook and digital comic issue, dynamic theme, Death’s Vow armour set and Exile’s Guardian Shield. Please note that both the Collector’s and Stone Mason Editions also feature the same digital content.

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