God of War's New Game+ mode gets a release date

God of War Gets New Game Plus on August 20

Sony's Santa Monica Studio announced today a release date for God of War's New Game+ mode that'll allow players to replay the game's story once again will all your earned loot in tow.

All things considered, it's great to see Santa Monica Studio following through with yet another solid piece of post-launch support for God of War, as director Cory Barlog initially wasn't promising New Game Plus would even make it into the title. That means you keep your "armours, enchantments, talismans, resources and abilities".

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It's not as if you need a reason to revisit the masterpiece that is God of War, but PlayStation is giving you one anyway with a New Game+ mode for the epic adventure. At the same time, New Game+ won't be locked to any previous difficulty settings; it can be as easy or hard as players choose. The update also allows players to skip cutscenes once they've played through the game. Instead, it'll increase the difficulty by forcing encounters with enemies of higher levels and will give players new gear to look for. You could also find new armor sets and enchantments. You can use new customization options to upgrade your gear, and use it to take on tougher enemies.

In addition, players can craft and upgrade their equipment to a new rarity level through a new resource exclusive to new game+; Skap Slag. Lastly, users can now skip all of the in-game cinematics in normal and New Game Plus after they've beaten the game once.

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