In a month’s time, Kratos and his son Atreus will be shaking up the Scandinavian gods world for the second and final time in God of War Ragnarök and it looks like nothing will change on this date either. Developer team Santa Monica Studio has announced that it has reached gold status. This marks one of the major milestones and means that a first version of the game is ready. However, this does not mean that the development is completely finished. We will tell you what that means in concrete terms.
God of War Ragnarok Reaches Gold Status
It’s all about this: The developers of God of War tweeted on October 7 that Ragnarök had gone gold. At the same time, the team thanked the fans for their continued support.
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What exactly does “gold status” mean and why is it so important? The gold status marks the point in development where the first version of the game has been completed. This is then pressed onto disc and the game is ready for mass production. In addition to the pre-production completion, this is one of the important milestones to be reached on the road to the finished video game.
This trailer will get you in the mood for the story:
God of War Ragnarök – Emotional Storytelling Trailer from September 2022
Does this mean that nothing can go wrong anymore? Normally, once the game reaches gold status, the expected release date is certain, yes. However, in individual cases there may still be a delay, as was the case with Cyberpunk 2077. The gold status only means that the first version is ready, but the development teams continue to work on patches with bug fixes and quality of life improvements.
With Cyberpunk, it took even more time. It goes without saying that the release was chaotic anyway. So far there is no reason to assume a similar situation with God of War Ragnarök. So that you can put your cross in the calendar on the planned date.
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Ragnarok has already been postponed: As you may recall, the release date was originally announced for 2021. There are several reasons why we can only go out with the fierce muscular man Kratos now, such as the pandemic and an injury of Christopher Judge, who embodies Kratos and his voice to him. borrows. God of War Ragnarök will be released on November 9 for PS4, PS5 and PC.
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