God of War: Ragnarök aka God of War 2 cannot be pre-ordered yet. Currently only the exclusive release for the PS5 has been officially confirmed. We'll tell you when the pre-orders for the PC and Xbox could start and from which providers you might soon be able to buy the new adventure game.
With the God of War reboot of 2018, Kratos, the spirit of Sparta, was transported into Norse mythology. With the coming game God of War: Ragnarok everything points to one dramatic continuation down. "Ragnarök" describes the history and fall of the gods in Norse mythology. In particular, the battle of the gods and giants is told, as a result of which the world ends.
With this exciting setting, not only fans of the “God of War” series should look forward to the new PlayStation title, but also fans of the Vikings series, in which “Ragnarök” repeatedly plays a major role. It will also be interesting to see whether and what similarities the game will have with the new Assassin's Creed: Valhalla, which will ultimately also fall back on Nordic sagas.
Pre-order God of War 2: Ragnarök
While the release date for Assassin's Creed Valhalla has already been set, we have to wait for an exact date for God of War: Ragnarök. So far is more approximate Release only in 2021 known and the first teaser trailer doesn't reveal any more. In it you see a black night sky, falling snowflakes and hear threatening music. A blue omega symbol in the shape of the world serpent Jörmungandr and runes provided therein appear with icy sounds. Then Kratos speaks the words: "The time draws near. You must prepare yourself ".
God of War 2: Ragnarök only for PS5
The last "God of War" game ended with a three-year ice age, for which we now have to arm ourselves in God of War: Ragnarök. Rumor has it that the new title could be released by Sony three years later to match the length of the Fimbulwinters to have. That would be the Release for April 2021 and pre-orders for the beginning of the year are possible. So far there has been no confirmation of this. It is only known that Sony's God of War: Ragnarök is released for the in-house PS5. There is currently no information on versions for the PC and Xbox. Ragnarök will be the ninth part of the "God of War" series, which is one of the most popular PlayStation franchises – there have always been rumors about a possible PC or even Xbox version, but the games have remained exclusive to Sony's console to this day. It is therefore very likely that too God of War: Ragnarök a PS5 exclusive will stay.
If you God of War from 2018 have not played yet, you should definitely do so. You can find the game here in the PlayStation Store:
Assassin's Creed: Valhalla delivers a taste of God of War 2
We will inform you at this point as soon as you can officially pre-order God of War: Ragnarök from shops such as Amazon, MediaMarkt and Saturn as well as in the PlayStation Store and which provider has the best price. If you want to plunge into a Nordic adventure beforehand, you can pre-order the new Viking part Assassin's Creed: Valhalla. You can find out exactly what to expect in our game preview.
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