PS Plus members get God of War: Ascension beta this winter

Sony has confirmed that PS Plus members will receive access to the God of War: Ascension beta this winter. The beta will allow gamers to get their hands on the multiplayer component that Sony has been pushing hard since it was first revealed earlier this year. Two teams of four players will battle to earn favor from the gods, Zeus, Hades, Ares and Poseidon. To go with this announcement, Sony released a new trailer featuring Zeus:

We got our hands on God of War: Ascension’s multiplayer at E3, and can confirm it is “very God of War.” This beta is in addition to the E3 demo which will be available for those who purchase the Blu-Ray of Total Recall.

As of now, God of War: Ascension is set to release exclusively for PS3 on March 12, 2013.