Ascend: New Gods, Xbox Live Arcade exclusive from Toy Soldiers developer announced at E3

Ascend: New Gods, a bloody brawler in the style of God of War, was just announced at Microsoft’s E3 press conference as an Xbox Live Arcade exclusive. Featuring asynchronous multiplayer, this new mythologically inspired IP is due a for a spring 2013 release date. Check out the trailer embedded below to see ancient heroes scaling massive beasts, both friendly and foe, followed by a literal “ascension.”

“Play with AND against other gamers over Xbox LIVE as you each journey through your own private yet parallel paths to Ascension. As you advance through your own single-player game, you’ll see other players adventuring in their own identical worlds.”