God of War PC Port Includes Epic Games Store Launch
PlayStation has officially confirmed that 2018's God of War is coming to PC in the near future. According to a recent list of pre-orders from the Epic Games Store, this will include a launch on the digital store.
God of War has reached many PlayStation fans since its launch in 2018, selling 19.5 million copies on PS4 and gaining widespread recognition in the gaming industry. Now that God of War is coming to PC, a new audience of gamers will have access to the title from Santa Monica Studios. In addition to appearing on the Epic Games Store when it comes to PC, God of War is also currently available to pre-order on Steam. According to Epic Games, there are approximately 160 million users on the Epic Games Store and they will soon have access to one of the biggest hits from PlayStations. Although it is a new PC store, the Epic Games Store has seen tremendous growth since its launch, and although those accounts are not based on active use, these players will likely continue to visit the store for the regular free titles that Epic Games offers. . Comparatively, Steam boasts 120 million monthly active users, making it the most active PC showcase as of now.
Since God of War is priced the same on the Epic Games Store as it is on Steam, PC gamers will likely choose to purchase the game from their preferred store. Because the revenue share of Epic Games Stores is higher than Steam's, PlayStation will benefit more from God of Wars' place in the Epic Games Store. Although God of War is not exclusive to the Epic Games Store, Sony has been offered a ton of money for exclusivity in the PC store in the past.
Included with the God of War PC release is the free Buckler of the Forge Shield Skin, the Death Vow Armor Sets for Kratos and Atreus, the Dokkenshieldr Shield Skin, and the Exile Guardian Shield Skin. PC gamers can also look forward to enhanced 4K performance, DLSS, ray tracing, and 21: 9 ultra-wide screen support. PC owners who want to emulate the PlayStation experience will also be able to use Dualshock 4 or DualSense controllers while playing games. God of War.
It's currently unclear which PlayStation property will be the next to make the leap to PC, but PlayStation is likely to keep an eye on the sales of God of Wars on the Epic Games Store and Steam to gauge its popularity on PC. Some of the other PlayStation titles selling on PC already include Days Gone, Death Stranding, and Horizon Zero Dawn. The next PlayStation title to jump to PC is likely to come from the PS4 generation as well.