God Of War III Director Leaves Sony Santa Monica


Stig Asmussen, the director behind God of War III, and a developer on other Sony Santa Monica titles, has left the company.

Sony confirmed the departure with the following statement: “SCEA can confirm that Stig Asmussen is no longer with Santa Monica Studio.”

IGN was the first outlet to report the story as they received word from “anonymous sources” of Asmussen’s leaving. He was reportedly working on an project unrelated to God of War right before he left the company.


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