So as many rumors about Sony bringing God of War to PC have actually happened. Last night, on Valve’s game market platform, Steam, officially allowed users to pre-order PlayStation’s top-rated game, God of War 2018.
Since 2020, when Sony allows Horizon Zero Dawn to release on Steam, there is a PlayStation Studio area. That confirmed that the company will intend to bring a large number of games tied to the PlayStation brand to a new destination.
Exclusive capital on PlayStation. Many PC players, of course, are happy that they can experience high-quality titles on their favorite console. Then finally the top-anticipated name, God of War 2018 is officially available on PC. Previously, an Nvidia employee accidentally revealed images of God of War screenshots in the process of preparing to be on PC as well as a list of other PlayStation exclusive games to be released on PC. At the time, he insisted that this was just an incident as well as deleting all but this evidence. However, you can refer to that list.
- Specifically, the list includes the following names:
- God of War, Returnal, and Demon’s Souls for PC
- GTA3, Vice City, and San Andreas Remastered
- Unannounced Xbox projects (via codename)
- “Fight for Middle-Earth” and “Injustice 3: Gods Will Fall”
- Human: Fall Flat 2
- Total War 9
- Helldivers 2
- Halo 5: Guardians for PC
- Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled for PC
- “BioShock 2022”
- Final Fantasy VII Remake for PC
- Bayonetta 3 for PC
- Crysis 4
- Kingdom Hearts 4
Why did Kratos reach to PC
God of War is published on PC. Overall, it’s not so much surprise. After 3 years, this game is in its final cycle. And it no longer makes Sony as profitable, just like Horizon Zero Dawn and Days Gone. This release is one of the things that helps Sony disseminate this game to PC players. And the players will want to buy PS5 and God of War Ragnarok and come out in the future.
Horizon Forbidden West and God of War Ragnarok have also confirmed that they will be released exclusively on PS5. And surely PC gamers want to continue playing the back of the two games above. I have to buy myself a PS5.
What’s new about God of War on PC?
Releasing on PC, God of War was upgraded with many improvements in image quality. Players can play games in 4K resolution. The frame rate per second will be unlocked. Many other graphics settings can also let players decide so the game can bring the most cinematic and realistic scenery possible.
More specifically, God of War PC will also be supported by Nvidia that works on their hardware. Nvidia DLSS and Reflex Support technologies will also be available. If you don’t know yet, DLSS will use the AI multiplier in the Nvidia RTX GPU to predict graphical movements. Thereby offloading the processing capacity of the GPU and allowing for a higher average FPS. Reflex Support technology, on the other, will significantly lower image latency from GPU to screen. From there, players will easily observe and handle the situation when playing fast-action games.
In addition, God of War PC also supports gamers to use DualShock 4 and Dualsense wireless controllers when playing. Finally, the game also allows movie-loving gamers to experience the game at a 21:9 ratio. It doesn’t work on PlayStation.
The content of God of War PC
According to the trailer released by Sony on the PlayStation channel. The entire game content will follow the original story on PlayStation. However, in the trailer, if we look closely, we can see a few additional details such as physical interactions with plants added. As well as the lighting effects and textures are upgraded in more detail.
God of War 2018 is a post-Kratos game after killing Zeus and taking his own life without success. Kratos left his homeland and the past. Upon arriving in Northern Europe, the land of the Vikings. Kratos has a new family with a woman named Feya and her son Atreus. The game is a journey to bring the ashes of his recently deceased wife Feiya to the highest part of the Kowloon. Throughout the game, in addition to the fights, the action is disturbing. God of War also tells the story of the problems between parents and children.