Here's almost five minutes of new God of War: Ascension gameplay.
The multiplayer footage comes from CVG's team on the show floor at Gamescom in Cologne, Germany.
Playable with up to eight players, the series' new online component has two teams competing against each other for the privilege to slay a giant boss. More details can be found here.
Sony has confirmed a God of War: Ascension release date of March 12, 2013.