Sony Santa Monica has accomplished a considerable feat this past month. Not only has the studio successfully pressed the restart button on the God of War franchise in the best way that they possibly can, but the sales numbers for God of War has been released and it turns out that the game has now become the fastest-selling PS4 exclusive.
God of War managed to sell just over three million units globally in the first three days of what was a highly anticipated launch. The father-son dynamic between Kratos and Atreus was something that we’ve never seen before from the action-heavy series and we didn’t quite know what to expect from the full game, but what we did get was a highly refined experience that emphasized the story instead of Kratos’ bloody vengeance throughout Olympus.
Shannon Studstill, head of SIE Santa Monica, shared a personal message to fans, thanking them for supporting God of War: