Sony has confirmed to IGN that Stig Asmussen no longer works at Sony Santa Monica. Known by the gamer community as just "Stig," Asmussen served increasingly important roles in the development of the first three core God of War games. » 3/19/14 7:45am 3/19/14 7:45am

Why God Of War III's Game Director Considers Kratos' Mortal Kombat

In December it was revealed that God of War series star Kratos would be entering the ring in this year's Mortal Kombat. No one was more excited about the news than God of War III game director Stig Asmussen. » 3/15/11 3:20pm 3/15/11 3:20pm

If Cut God of War III Ending Returns as DLC, It 'Would be Free'

We've heard that God of War III had a pretty involved postscript that had to be trimmed from the game. The game's director explained why to Kotaku Talk Radio, but said if it does come back, it'll be free. » 3/14/10 3:00pm 3/14/10 3:00pm

The Latest Kotaku Podcast is Ready on Zune, iTunes and mp3

God of War III director Stig Asmussen joined hosts Brian Crecente and Stephen Totilo on Kotaku Talk Radio today, broadcasting from the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. » 3/10/10 6:40pm 3/10/10 6:40pm

When Does God of War Go Too Far? When Someone Laughs

What is considered out of bounds for the God of War series? It's not violence, as players will decapitate and eviscerate enemies with gory, glorious detail. It's not sex, either, as God of War III continues the series' naughty mini-game tradition. It's the laughs. » 3/04/10 6:40pm 3/04/10 6:40pm

God Of War III May Get Downloadable Challenge Rooms

Sony's highly anticipated end to the God of War trilogy won't attempt to shoehorn in some sort of multiplayer component. But the game's developers may have a way of convincing you not to trade in the game after completing it. » 10/20/09 4:40pm 10/20/09 4:40pm

Soulcalibur: Broken Destiny's Kratos Is More God of War II Than III

The PSP version of Soulcalibur IV, known as Soulcalibur: Broken Destiny, continues the long-running tradition of non-canon guest stars with God of War's Kratos. Yes, you'll be chaos-blading Sophitia and Voldo later this year. » 6/04/09 3:30am 6/04/09 3:30am