'God of War' becomes PlayStation 4's fastest-selling exclusive

MANILA, Philippines – Santa Monica Studio's blockbuster game God of War is now the PlayStation 4's (PS4) fastest selling exclusive.

Released on April 20, God of War sold over 3.1 million units in its first 3 days, according to a statement by Asad Qizilbash, Sony Interactive Entertainment America (SIEA) vice-president for marketing.

Santa Monica Studio head Shannon Studstill also relayed a message to the fans of the game, writing:

“I would like to personally thank the millions of fans around the world who decided to embark on Kratos’ latest adventure with us. Your support is truly inspiring, and it’s a reason why we push ourselves every day to go beyond the boundaries of play. I’d also like to thank our Creative Director, Cory Barlog, and Director of Product Development, Yumi Yang and our entire amazing team at Santa Monica Studio. The belief in the game’s vision and the passion for storytelling across the team is undeniable. We look forward to hearing more about how fans are creating new memories of their favorite God of War gameplay moments that will be remembered for a long time.”

If you're still waiting for a good time to jump in and purchase the game, feel free to check out our impressions in our Quick Review, as well as our Rappler Game Night episode of God of War. – Rappler.com