Get ready to throw the Leviathan Axe all over the shop just to feel the satisfaction of recalling it, because Sony Santa Monica's 2018 God of War game is coming to PC today (14th January).


While fans wait for arrival of its sequel, God of War: Ragnarok, the God of War PC release date provides a long-awaited opportunity for players that don't have a current-gen PlayStation to see what all the fuss is about.

The God of War PC unlock time will be happening this afternoon from a UK perspective, so you might be planning to clear your weekend so you can spend some quality time with Atreus and Kratos.

The recent Ultrawide trailer that we've embedded above shows just how stunning this action-adventure game can look on PC. And if you're keen to learn all about the God of War PC release date and launch time, keep on reading for the key details!

God of War PC release date

The God of War PC release date is on 14th January 2022, Sony has confirmed with an official blog post.

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Sony promises that the PC port will have a "wide range of graphical presets and options so you can fine-tune your visual experience based on your setup". You'll also be able to play in 4K and with uncapped frame rates, if your system can handle that.

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When is the God of War PC release time?

From a UK time zone perspective, the God of War PC release time will occur at 4pm BST on 14th January 2022. This is how that God of War PC unlock time translates into other time zones:

  • USA: 8am PST or 11am EST on 14th January
  • UK: 4pm GMT on 14th January
  • Central Europe: 5pm CET on 14th January
  • Russia: 7pm MSK on 14th January
  • Japan: 1am JST on 15th January
  • Australia: 3am ACT on 15th January
  • New Zealand: 4am NZST on 15th January

God of War PC price and pre-order details

The God of War PC port will be available on Steam and the Epic Game Store, both of which are accepting pre-orders now. Whichever platform you choose, the price appears to be £39.99. On either platform, you can choose to play with a PS4 controller, PS5 controller or a mouse and keyboard. If you're looking to save a few quid and pick up a free gift with your purchase, check out the God of War PC product page at Fanatical.

God of War PC extra content

As an extra little perk for the PC crowd, Sony is giving everyone that buys God of War on PC the following digital content as an added bonus:

  • Death’s Vow Armor Sets for Kratos and Atreus
  • Exile’s Guardian Shield Skin
  • Buckler of the Forge Shield Skin
  • Shining Elven Soul Shield Skin
  • Dökkenshieldr Shield Skin

God of War PC trailer

While we wait for the God of War PC release date to roll around in January 2022, take a look at the announcement trailer below to get yourself excited for this new way to play one of the best games in recent years:

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