God of War PC version announced, no longer PlayStation exclusive

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It’s official – God of War is coming to PC. A Steam version of the game is now available to pre-order with a release date set for January 14, 2022.

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Now even more gamers will get to enjoy the 2018 reboot which quickly became a flagship title for the PlayStation brand.

God of War isn’t the only former PS4 exclusive to appear on PC. Horizon: Zero Dawn and Days Gone are also available to buy on Steam.

Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Edition is also coming to PC in 2022 – it will include Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End and The Lost Legacy. Which PlayStation exclusive will be the next to jump over to PC? Bloodborne, perhaps?

The God of War PC release boasts some new features. Here’s a technical rundown:

High Fidelity Graphics

Striking visuals enhanced on PC. Enjoy true 4K resolution, on supported devices, [MU1] with unlocked framerates for peak performance. Dial in your settings via a wide range of graphical presets and options including higher resolution shadows, improved screen space reflections, the addition of GTAO and SSDO, and much more.

NVIDIA® DLSS and Reflex Support

Quality meets performance. Harness the AI power of NVIDIA Deep Learning Super Sampling (DLSS) to boost frame rates and generate beautiful, sharp images on select Nvidia GPUs. Utilize NVIDIA Reflex low latency technology allowing you to react quicker and hit harder combos with the responsive gameplay you crave on GeForce GPUs.

Controls Customization

Play your way. With support for the DUALSHOCK®4 and DUALSENSE® wireless controllers, a wide range of other gamepads, and fully customizable bindings for mouse and keyboard, you have the power to fine-tune every action to match your playstyle.

Ultra-wide Support

Immerse yourself like never before. Journey through the Norse realms taking in breathtaking vistas in panoramic widescreen. With 21:9 ultra-widescreen support, God of War™ presents a cinema quality experience that further expands the original seamless theatrical vision.

Although the announcement is sure to enrage some of the more sensitive PlayStation fans out there, it’s a good move by Sony. God of War is already a few years old with most core PS4 and PS5 gamers already owning a copy. Launching on PC will open the gates to an even wider fanbase, getting them charged up for God of War: Ragnarok.

Source: PlayStation Blog

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