Sony has confirmed a God of War: Ascension release date of March 15, 2013 in the UK and Ireland.
It also said today that the game will launch in the rest of Europe on March 13, and Australia and New Zealand on March 14.
God of War: Ascension Special and Collector's editions previously confirmed for the game's US release on March 12 will also be available in the markets listed above.
The Special Edition will feature a premium steelbook case, the official soundtrack (digital version), PS3 dynamic theme and avatar pack, and a multiplayer double XP bonus. In addition to the above contents, the Collector's Edition will boast an eight inch Kratos figurine and a DLC pass to unlock all future add-ons for the game