God of War on PS5 - A Flawless 60fps Upgrade? Patch 1.35 Deep Dive!


Perhaps not completely flawless... but almost! Tapping into the backwards compatibility features of PlayStation 5, the new 1.35 patch for God of War allows users to run the game flat-out at 60 frames per second. And it is, to put it frankly, epic. So how does the new patch compare to the game running on legacy PlayStation systems... and what about the gold master 1.0 disc code which *already* unlocked the frame-rate? Rich investigates.
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  • [kNiV]gotpot47 vs. the W0Rld
    [kNiV]gotpot47 vs. the W0Rld5 dni temu

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  • Koi Ki
    Koi Ki11 dni temu

    best fps you get on next gen is currently 1080p 60fps

  • CalyxTDeuced
    CalyxTDeuced11 dni temu

    So maybe someone explain to me? I read that disc version was better for 4k 60fps on ps5? Or is this patch exactly what fixed it?

  • Ray 832
    Ray 83212 dni temu

    Didn’t the PS5 conference of Mark Cerny announce a new technology called VRR; variable refresh rates permitting the PS5 to go to higher unlocked frame rate when and back to locked in alternations?

  • c0mmanderKeen
    c0mmanderKeen12 dni temu

    We need this for Bloodborne please. PLEASE

  • Zento Zanto
    Zento Zanto13 dni temu

    still waiting for pc port...

  • Der Pussinator

    Der Pussinator

    13 dni temu

    I expect Sony to port new IPs to PC. Big console sellers like gow? I don't think so. However if they ported their heavy hitters to PC then rip ps5 sales. They did say not all games are coming to PC

  • johnjoobooks
    johnjoobooks14 dni temu

    As newcomer to PS camp with PS5, I got this game with PsPlus collection, on the day the patch went live. I'm still in awe while playing it. This is how AAA games should look and play like. Such sheet joy from artistic and technological sides altogether. Attention to camera movements, super crisp textures, great mo-cap, fluid reaction - nearly everything done seems to be though about and made with great care. I won't call it a perfect game, but such investment in every aspect of it by the devs makes each second in the game a true pleasure. I forgot how great that feeling is.

  • johnjoobooks


    12 dni temu

    @Hydro That's obviously smart, I'm just super-tempted because of 60% discount 😣

  • Hydro


    12 dni temu

    @johnjoobooks I was in the same boat bro but I'm holding off on TLOU2 until the PS5 patch/upgrade is released - thankfully GoT has received a PS5 patch and runs 4K/60fps - you will not be disappointed, everything about the game was/is incredible

  • johnjoobooks


    12 dni temu

    @Hydro Damn, now with the Spring Sale I almost have to buy it! Wanted to take TLOU2 cheap as well... Choices, choices...

  • Hydro


    12 dni temu

    play Ghost of Tsushima on the PS5 - never had so much fun playing a video game in a long long time.

  • william chong
    william chong17 dni temu

    Old is gtx 1660,ps5 is rtx 2070 super of course big difference.

  • PlayStation Vision
    PlayStation Vision18 dni temu

    It looks bettah It feels bettah It plays bettah Just is bettah Don't be sorry ... be bettah - Richard Leadbettah

  • Jason Redmon
    Jason Redmon18 dni temu

    Played it for myself and it's 30 fps

  • Ak47
    Ak4719 dni temu

    So do i need ps subscription to play my bought ps4 GoW on Ps5?

  • Herman Falck How
    Herman Falck How25 dni temu

    It's the reduced input lag that is selling me on this tbh. I could not play that game at anything higher than normal because of that.

  • Vegetto19
    Vegetto1925 dni temu

    When you've tried 60 fps on PS5 there's no way to go back to 30 fps on PS4



    22 dni temu


  • Dr. Loomis
    Dr. Loomis25 dni temu

    60fps stands for 60 frames per second

  • 101mylo
    101mylo26 dni temu

    Fuckin loved the fuckin shit out of this game

  • XJP
    XJP28 dni temu

    I wish the game would run at native 4K on PS5 because checkerborad 4K still doesn't look as sharp, although it's probably not powerful enough to run it at native 4K while maintaining 60 FPS.

  • XJP


    22 dni temu

    @PS5 AND XSX OWNER Why should I believe you when you don't work for Santa Monica Studio and have no evidence to back up this claim?



    22 dni temu

    @XJP the ps5 can easily hit native 4k 60 fps.. but it requires a new version with better optimization.

  • XJP


    22 dni temu

    @PS5 AND XSX OWNER How do you know? Are you working for Santa Monica Studio?



    22 dni temu

    It can, God of War is backwards compatible that is why, they need a new port.

  • N I
    N I29 dni temu

    I must be blind it all looks the same to me 😂

  • Aragonshow
    Aragonshow29 dni temu

    game has stuttering latter on thats not on video...its not perfect 60

  • Neal Broussard
    Neal BroussardMiesiąc temu

    No one wants to play TLOU2 just saying. Great video though.



    22 dni temu

    I want tlou2 with 60fps

  • XJP


    28 dni temu

    Speak for yourself.

  • MikeySaysGo
    MikeySaysGoMiesiąc temu

    I'm happy to have waited to play GoW4. It would be nice if Sony could patch Bloodborne.

  • Will J
    Will JMiesiąc temu

    I'm no expert but can't the devs just leave the frame rate cap unlocked and let the hardware do its best ?

  • Will J
    Will JMiesiąc temu

    I love that the video goes back to 60 fps at the exact same moment Kratos catches the fist.

  • Sandor Clegane
    Sandor CleganeMiesiąc temu

    I'll wait for PS6.

  • Fallen Knight
    Fallen KnightMiesiąc temu

    Years before consoles gamers: human's eye can see only 25fps

  • Peter Micheal
    Peter MichealMiesiąc temu

    Maybe you guys can answer something for me. Does the game need to be on the ps5 hard drive to benefit from the patch? Or can it be on a external drive?

  • Icecream Dee
    Icecream DeeMiesiąc temu

    GOW on the PS5 is a masterpiece

  • Ak47


    19 dni temu

    do you need ps plus to play ps4 version on ps5?

    PHXNTXMMiesiąc temu

    I’ll absolutely lose it if Naughty Dog upgrades Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End on PS5 in the same way Santa Monica upgraded God of War. Uncharted 4 was the reason I got a PS4, and what Naughty Dog accomplished back in 2016 still makes my jaw drop till this day. It truly was the first game to showcase what the PS4 was capable of. Easily one of my favorite games of all time, and hopefully it receives some love as well.

  • Kenny Sereme
    Kenny SeremeMiesiąc temu

    i just downloaded it digitally on my ps5 but it shows the ps4 version...How do i download the ps5 version?

  • Gabriel I

    Gabriel I

    Miesiąc temu

    @Kenny Sereme my game is coming in soon, but from what I know they added a mode called enhanced performanc, where it’s flat 4K 60fps

  • Kenny Sereme

    Kenny Sereme

    Miesiąc temu

    @Gabriel I do you like it?

  • Gabriel I

    Gabriel I

    Miesiąc temu

    There is no ps5 version. It’s just a patch

  • Luiz
    LuizMiesiąc temu

    Never finished god of war. I will now on my ps5 at 60 FPS. 😎

  • thomas mutiz
    thomas mutizMiesiąc temu

    Graphical it feels better. But I miss having control of the fights... Like pressing my "xO" to do my stunts when fighting a huge monster.

  • PerthianPrince
    PerthianPrinceMiesiąc temu

    the bottleneck on ps4 is mainly due to HDD!!!!

  • ANG21
    ANG21Miesiąc temu

    60? we need 120 fps on 1080 p and 60 fps on 4k .

  • Ryan Gatts
    Ryan GattsMiesiąc temu

    I'm glad you also noticed the little cutscene drop during the fast-forwarded footage. You'd think those dips would be harder to notice in that context but I, too find it easier to pick out those dips in this context rather than trying to keep focused on noticing them for a prolonged period of time

  • Aragonshow


    29 dni temu

    theres dips on game play too

  • Wesley Qumuaqtuq
    Wesley QumuaqtuqMiesiąc temu

    cant wait for the game to be old enough to be ported to pc

  • Ryoshikari
    RyoshikariMiesiąc temu

    Hope ragnarok has more enemy types and bosses

  • Arkham Squad Gaming
    Arkham Squad GamingMiesiąc temu


  • Ashish Patel
    Ashish PatelMiesiąc temu

    As soon as I saw Kratos 🔥 I clicked Boi 😡

  • MidNiGhT
    MidNiGhTMiesiąc temu

    Just started playing this game on ps5, never played it before, quite unique experience.

  • Neonmirrorblack
    NeonmirrorblackMiesiąc temu

    I don't remember there being tons of walking and talking and typical open-world "quests" in the previous games.

  • Tuger
    TugerMiesiąc temu

    PS5 could easily run the GOW at 2160p 60 FPS. Although there is not much difference between 2160p and 2160c, it would be better if 2160p support was added for a epic game like GOW. Few games were released on PS5; at least backward compatibility should be better.

  • XJP


    22 dni temu

    @PS5 AND XSX OWNER I don't believe you unless you're a developer working for Santa Monica Studio.



    22 dni temu

    @XJP dude, they need a new ps5 version which i doubt they will do since they work on the sequel!! The ps5 can run 2160p 60fps guaranteed

  • XJP


    28 dni temu

    I doubt it. PS5 isn't really that powerful and if it could run the game at native 4K the developer would've let it happen. Visually the difference between native and checkerboard 4K isn't big but native 4K is much more demanding.

  • yo
    yoMiesiąc temu

    Cant wait to replay it in NG+ shortly before Ragnarök

  • Manoj Varughese
    Manoj VarugheseMiesiąc temu

    18:31 which software was used to simulate or interpolate?

  • ArchHippy
    ArchHippyMiesiąc temu

    Well done on calling him "The Stranger." I'd totally have spoiled that if I wrote this.

  • Chris Winspear
    Chris WinspearMiesiąc temu

    God of Games!

  • colaboytje
    colaboytjeMiesiąc temu

    I think this generation has performance flaws, that should not have been there. Is it good enough for 4K 60Fps: yes, but with previous gen graphics and without ray tracing. Better graphics will make this generation go back to 30fps at checkerboard 4K resolutions. The flaw is: we already had this with the PS4 pro and Xbox One X. Imo, this generation is a rushed new console for both MS and Sony. On top of that: scalpers are running the show because MS and Sony made big mistakes in terms of production planning. The latest news is that Sony can't produce new PS5 consoles, because a chip they need is unavailable for the next couple of months. To make matters even worse: Sony's exclusives promised for 2021 will not appear in 2021 (except for the new Ratchet and Clank). Both MS and Sony messed up big time. The excuse 'corona', is not true anymore, as Samsung has their new generation of phones out, as well as Apple. If you were wondering why you can't find new Nvidia cards: it has nothing to do with production as reports now show that the cards are scalped by bitcurrency minefarms. In 7-8 years time we will all look back and realise that it is the biggest new generation launch disaster in history. Why: because CEO's didn't consider planning, only launch date.

  • XJP


    28 dni temu

    " The flaw is: we already had this with the PS4 pro and Xbox One X" Not really a flaw because it comes with better graphics. In most games you shouldn't expect native 4K, 60 FPS AND ray tracing all at the same time because the consoles would have to be a lot more powerful for that to happen and as a result they would become a lot less affordable.

  • Franky Nakamoto
    Franky NakamotoMiesiąc temu

    Only XBOX has system level software tech, to enhance games from 30 to 60FPS, Sony doesnot have the commitment to enhance games, as they rather remake them and resale them to their players, they are not for gamers, they are to make as much money as they can.

  • Thomas S
    Thomas SMiesiąc temu

    Not sure what youve been testing but im getting constant 1 frame drops. Mostly while traversing quickly and on the Lake of Nine

  • Sander Bergers
    Sander BergersMiesiąc temu

    Bro, how could you spoiler 5:25 i was not ready man.. I stopped playing earlier and wanted to restart this game on my ps5. Seeing this spoiler really threw me off. I'm saddened now, verge of crying. BIG SPOILER ALERT.

  • Char Aznable
    Char AznableMiesiąc temu

    Please for the love of Miyazaki they need to release a Bloodborne patch.

  • Dutch Van Der Linde
    Dutch Van Der LindeMiesiąc temu

    Please don't let it be ps5 exclusive i even can't afford to play a game that I'm in

  • Adam Nash
    Adam NashMiesiąc temu

    I'm so happy I waited to play this game on PS5!

  • Axtmoerder
    AxtmoerderMiesiąc temu

    the beauty of this franchise is they wont run out of gods or mythologies anytime soon. once odin is finished they can do egypt or india. they can tell stories for another 20 years easily, and if something fails, they can reboot it at anytime

  • Aled James
    Aled JamesMiesiąc temu

    I'm playing it again on the PS5 right now in 4K 60fps and it's honestly a whole new experience. Well worth another play through

  • done mansion
    done mansionMiesiąc temu

    Ps5 is trash, 👍

  • Monkey Powerkey
    Monkey PowerkeyMiesiąc temu

    I just finished God of War on PS5. Wich means i playd the last few hours because for some reason in 2018 i quit at the Elevator level because it genuinly annoyed me for some reason. Maybe the frame rate boost made it easyer but i did it with relative ease this time around. I've found that some games do well in 30fps. But some feel totally different when they get that 60fps boost. So i supsect that those extra frames makes it just a tad bit easyer to react and win. What ever the case may be, with the update i came back to just finish up the last few hours of the game. And i might look into going after the last few optional boss fights just to fully upgrade Kratos and go in for a New Game + before we get the sequel either this year ot next year (i'm actually not holding my breath for that 2021 release). But i'm interested in going back to check out other games with the 60fps boost. Days Gone is a game i didn't finish because the launch day version didn't sit that well with me. There where a few technical issues that i wanted ironed out wich i think they've fixed now. So i might look into that now that there is also the 60fps mode. But i really hope they get that 60fps boost or a full on native PS5 version of The Last of Us Part 2 out the door cuz that's a game i want to see utalise the full power of the PS5. The Last of Us Part 2 is possitivly one of the best experiences i've had on PS4. And to see it with 60fps or even just a Ray tracing option would be Amazing. And Horizon Zero Dawn is also a game i'd love to see get a PS5 boost before the sequel comes out later this year. SONY's exclusives on PS4 where simply outstanding. But with the added power of the PS5... The idea makes me moist. Can't wait to see what SONY will pull off on the PS5 in the coming years. There's no doubt about it, SONY has risen to become my favorite Game publisher over the past decade. They've delivered quality game after quality game non stop. Honestly, there's been almost no (if any) compromises. In other words, in SONY we trust. They know how to scoop up my money. And i'm not gonna complain about that.

  • Tzien Tsuli
    Tzien TsuliMiesiąc temu

    clipping is everywhere in this game.

  • PengWin76
    PengWin76Miesiąc temu

    And yes before the release of Forbidden West we need a Zero Dawn PS5 upgrade to get us back I to that world ahead of the sequel.

  • PengWin76
    PengWin76Miesiąc temu

    This is the version it was made to be. I feel a bit robbed that I had to play it so dumbed down on the PS4 Pro. We have reached the point where the character models, environments and textures are really good. Now with 60fps and higher resolutions we get a flawless game. We don't need anything more but this standard as a benchmark for every studio. That being said we can have improvements with more interactive scenery, less clashing of clothing where it cuts through the character etc.

  • Mopantsu
    MopantsuMiesiąc temu

    My PS5 disc version arrives tomorrow. Looks like I will be signing up for PS Plus :3

  • PenguinYayOne
    PenguinYayOneMiesiąc temu

    Uncharted + TLoU2 + Horizon + CTR:NF + Crash N. Sane Trilogy next plz

  • Dean Jacobs
    Dean JacobsMiesiąc temu

    I hated this game it was more like a movie

  • lucodeath
    lucodeathMiesiąc temu

    So it was 30fps on ps4 thats pants. Im sure G of W on my ps3 was 60. I may play it when I find a PS5.

  • Garnet Nelson
    Garnet NelsonMiesiąc temu

    Y’all must be on Sony’s payroll for real.

  • Nykraft Le Magnifique !
    Nykraft Le Magnifique !Miesiąc temu

    Next Gen console to play with ... old gen games ! WOUAAAA !!! So shitty.

  • John Smith
    John SmithMiesiąc temu

    Sony consoles are notorious for having garbage backward compatibility so not surprised that the PS5 isn't offering any fps benefits.

  • Speed Goat
    Speed GoatMiesiąc temu

    Can’t see Xbox having an exclusive next generation that looks as good as this last gen

  • 2 pac
    2 pacMiesiąc temu

    Cant wait to see the new trailer

  • 2 pac
    2 pacMiesiąc temu

    Greatest game next to zelda.

  • jenesuispasbavard
    jenesuispasbavardMiesiąc temu

    Shame that all they did was unlock the framerate. Would've nice to get improved effects or native 4K.

  • Chris C.
    Chris C.Miesiąc temu

    Krato's glaring stare will drop your frame rate. Now that is power.

  • PlaystationWins
    PlaystationWinsMiesiąc temu

    Sony Always Wins!

  • Jay Hovah
    Jay HovahMiesiąc temu

    My god....I've never seen this game in sdr since its announcement trailer. It looks so much more like a generic video game its such a crazy difference

  • Aeolus Svichi
    Aeolus Svichi2 miesięcy temu

    Can't believe I sat through this entire video and they never touch on the ultimate benchmark that give the most accurate representation of how a game and system run! How's the photo mode this game??! Who cares how the game runs while in motion and in play how many fps are in the screen shots?!? C'mon DF, you slacking again.

  • Karl Delaney
    Karl Delaney2 miesięcy temu

    Starting this for the first time on my PS5. It's amazing!

  • Joe Fawley
    Joe Fawley2 miesięcy temu

    How can anyone hate playstation games? 😍

  • C G
    C G2 miesięcy temu

    And yet bloodborne hasn’t received any 60 fps love

  • PlayerOne
    PlayerOne2 miesięcy temu

    wait.. what this about ps+. Do subscribers always have access to those games now, even if brand new players ?

  • Irham Diamsyah
    Irham Diamsyah2 miesięcy temu

    The problem is, where I can buy ps5? So many scalper in my country.

  • Catherine Torres
    Catherine Torres2 miesięcy temu

    Thanks you. I can now proudly say that I succeeded in getting a ps5 through aimcrypt on InstaG and let me tell you, it worth every penny. Stay strong. . .

  • Catherine Torres
    Catherine Torres2 miesięcy temu

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  • AtomicKaiser193
    AtomicKaiser1932 miesięcy temu

    Bloodborne 60 fps please ffs.

  • Leonard Attah
    Leonard Attah2 miesięcy temu

    I like the way they synchronized the beat in the opening sequence of this video before commentary with the action.

  • Harry Mcdowell
    Harry Mcdowell2 miesięcy temu

    o good i can finally play the game without clawing my eyes out

  • 3ft Ninja
    3ft Ninja2 miesięcy temu

    Can you imagine a game pushing the PS5 to its limits, something THAT groundbreaking and bleeding-edge that it make the PS5 lag.

  • JebesNikove
    JebesNikove2 miesięcy temu

    Can't wait for the next game in smooth 60fps !

  • Russell Ephraim
    Russell Ephraim2 miesięcy temu

    Curious how it would perform with an unlocked frame rate on PS5.

  • Rai TheNoblesse
    Rai TheNoblesse2 miesięcy temu

    guess it's luck, i seldomly finish a game on one playthru xD.., gonna play / experience the 2nd half of GOW on ps5

  • Easy DaRon
    Easy DaRon2 miesięcy temu

    It's still the same game just with better performance. They just changed details. The rest is what you would expect when you let stronger hardware play an older game. What is the fuzz about. That's what bc is about.

  • XYZ Grown
    XYZ Grown2 miesięcy temu

    Hearing that The Last Guardian is an old game is mind baffling after all that waiting and it finally releasing.

  • xvillian
    xvillian2 miesięcy temu

    Ps5 looks washed out heavily

  • Superluigi164
    Superluigi1642 miesięcy temu

    Gimme PS5 Red Dead update

  • cdrums97
    cdrums972 miesięcy temu

    Playing the upgraded version on the LGCX and its mind blowing.

  • thebesttheworst
    thebesttheworst2 miesięcy temu

    19:14 ... Disco Elysium ? When is it coming to consoles already 🤷🏻‍♂️🤔 been a minute !

  • shadow rebels
    shadow rebels2 miesięcy temu

    I bought the game just 5 months ago, I felt like it was launched on 2020, I can't believe it's a 3 years old

  • Arturo GA
    Arturo GA2 miesięcy temu

    PS4 pro PRO

  • Arturo GA
    Arturo GA2 miesięcy temu

    Jajajaj se siente como se les mojan los calzonsillos al ruco de DF. Creo nunca lo había escuchado han excitado

  • The Detective
    The Detective2 miesięcy temu

    Oh wow so God of war 4 is finally at the same level as decade old PS2 games truly amazing

  • PS5 Gameplay Only
    PS5 Gameplay Only2 miesięcy temu

    One of the greatest game I have ever played. Glad to see it receive the 4k/60fps treatment, and I will be playing it again.

  • Paul Facemire
    Paul Facemire2 miesięcy temu

    now if only i could get a ps5

  • Janbore
    Janbore2 miesięcy temu

    just got my ps5 today. Can't wait to play ps exlusives with these upgrades!!!