The multiplayer of the game will be released in the selected regions on the following dates:
- UK (on 15th March, 2013)
- US (on 12th March, 2013)
- Australia (on 14th March, 2013)
- New Zealand (on 13th March, 2013)
- Rest of Europe (on 13th March, 20130)
Ascension will come in three editions: the standard, collector’s and special edition. All of these will be available at the game’s launch.
The Collector’s Edition will include the following:
- An 8 inch Kratos figurine.
- The game itself will be packed in a premium steel book case.
- The official game soundtrack (digital version)
- A PS3 dynamic theme and avatar pack
- A Double XP bonus for multiplayer
- A DLC pass to unlock all future DLC for the game at no additional cost.
The Special Edition will contain all of the above except the figurine and DLC pass.