Set in the realm of Greek mythology, God of War: Ascension
is an epic adventure that allows players to take on the climactic role of the ex-Spartan warrior Kratos, as he finds a way to break the blood oath that binds him to the god, Ares. Six months after being tricked into killing his wife and child, a younger Kratos is sentenced to a life of madness with the Furies, caged in a Titan-sized prison for the living damned. Fighting insanity, his will is tested to the limit, as he seeks to break his bond and gain the clarity to seek revenge on Ares for his part in the death of his family. Armed with double-chained blades, Kratos must take on mythology's darkest creatures while solving intricate puzzles throughout his merciless quest for redemption.
God of War: Ascension currently has an ESRB rating of "RP" or Rating Pending and a release date has not been set yet.