God of War: New Game+ Launches August 20

God of War: New Game+ Launches August 20 - Repost from: Playstation Blog

God of War New Game+ will be available as a free patch update on August 20 . 

To access all the greatness of New Game+, you’ll need to complete the story campaign of God of War on any difficult

What's new with 'New Game+'? A host of new gear, more difficult enemies, and cinematic skipping!

  • Relive the journey of Kratos and Atreus with all of your previous armors, enchantments, talismans, resources and abilities on the difficulty of your choosing.
  • Test your skills against higher level enemies; some of which might even have a few new tricks up their sleeves!
  • Unique to New Game+ is a brand new rarity level of equipment to craft and upgrade! Collect ‘Skap Slag’, a new resource to upgrade your gear to the best of the best from our finest blacksmiths.
  • Play the game in a whole new way by exploring new customization options with extremely powerful new armor sets and enchantments.
  • Finally, get right back into the action with the newly added ability to skip through cinematics in both normal and New Game+ modes once a full play through has been completed.