Sony have released a new update for God of War: Ascension.
The free update titled ‘Bout of Honor’ includes a new 1 v 1 fighting mode and also adds five new levels. It is described as a true contest of skill with no chests, fountains, or world weapons to aid you. This mode also disables relics and allows for a Champion’s magic to regenerate over time.
The new mode also features four new maps which include Canyons of Kirra, Chamber of the Flame, Landing at Delos, and Streets of Sparta. Gameplay has also been tweaked for fairer fighting including Infinites have been removed, overpowered weapons tweaked, and damage from 100% combos adjusted.
Lastly, a new four player map, The Whirlpool of Alecto has also been introduced which features a giant leviathan whose sole purpose is to unleash Alecto’s fury in the form of physical pain onto any unsuspecting warrior careless enough to venture into its domain.
A trailer for the update has also been released. Let us know your thoughts on the new update via the comment section below.