All PlayStation Plus members can now download the Beta version of God of War: Ascension from PlayStation Network, Sony Computer Entertainment announced. If you have opted in for auto-download direct to your console, the Beta is waiting for you on the XMB under the "Games" tab. Just click it to instantly boot up and get to the action. If you have a PlayStation Plus 30-day trial promo code from the God of War: Saga Collection or a contest prize, you can redeem it now. You will have instant access to the Beta software - as well as all the other benefits of being a Plus member - for 30 days.
The beta version features two God Allegiances (Zeus and Ares), two 8-player modes (Team Favor of the Gods or Capture The Flag) and a 4-player mode (Free For All).