It’s been 16 years since the series God of War present on the surface. The game featuring the story of a demigod named Kratos has successfully brought popularity to gamers who grew up in the PS2 era. Even the hack and slash game franchise is still considered alive and relevant. Especially from the existence of the latest series God of War Ragnarok which is planned to appear on the PS5 console.
From there, do you remember the entire God of War series that has been on the air so far? Do you think all the series are good? Do you believe that there were two God of War games that were previously released on platforms outside the Playstation? Next, you need to see the entire complete list of the series from best to worst.
1. God of War – PS4 (2018)
Named the best game in 2018 according to the version of The Game Awards, the God of War series is not a game that is classified as a play. Has no frills or series like that, a series God of War PS4 like presenting a new adventure story of Kratos in a different world.
In this series, Kratos starts a new life. Trying to forget his past as “God of War” after defeating Ares and slaughtering the gods of Olympus. But in this new world Kratos also married a woman from the Nordic nation named Fayem and was blessed with a biological child named Atreus. After Faye’s death, Kratos and Atreus are actually faced with a situation that makes them move once they meet the gods from Norse mythology.
With stories and visuals that spoil players, it’s no wonder God of War still very feasible for you to play on the PlayStation 4 until now. Especially with the quality of gameplay and support for graphic resolution, it really spoils the eyes when you play it.
2. God of War 2 – PS2 (2007)
When there is a question about which draw God of War best classic? The answer is tenti is a draw God of War 2 which was released for the PlayStation 2 in 2007.
It can be said that, God of War is also the best action game ever released for the PS2 console. In this series, Santa Monica Studios has managed to pack an action game that is so extraordinary that it can make players feel epic in battle.
More varied battle strategies and epic story narratives are what succeed in arousing the player’s own emotional sense.
This second series is like a refinement from the first series which has a bigger and better battle scale. You can see how Kratos can slaughter the Spartan troops to the Olympus gods.
3. God of War 3 – PS3 (2010)
It is the end of the Trilogy that allows players to experience firsthand the actions of Kratos and Gaia while climbing Mount Olympus. In a series God of War 3, there are not many stories that are presented other than action hack and slash to fight against the last god Olympus and end the chaos.
This series is a definite answer for those of you who have played the series God of War first and second. Even though it has actually been present for the PlayStation 3, Sony and Santa Monica Studios have also presented a version remastered-nya for the PlayStation 4. So you can also follow Kratos’ journey in this third series with better visuals.
4. God of War – PS2 (2005)
For those of you who are just joining the franchise for the first time God of War, it’s good to first play the series God of War first. Yup, in the God of War 1 series, you will find out the background of Kratos’ journey in slaughtering the gods of Olympus.
With graphics still present for the PlayStation 2 console at that time, this game already feels really cool. But don’t worry if you don’t have a PS2 console, because you can play it via an emulator on a PC or on a PlayStation 3 via version. remastered-nya.
5. God of War: Ascension – PS3 (2013)
Sony and Santa Monica Studios have released two series God of War for the PlayStation 2 console. Now, on the PlayStation 3, Sony and Santa Monica are also releasing the series again God of War next that is God of War: Ascension.
This series focuses more on the side of Kratos’ life as a human, not as a god killer like the previous series that was told in the series. God of War verse PSP.
The story begins 6 months after all of Kratos’ family were killed. From then on, he promised to avenge Ares, the god of war. But because he doesn’t have combat experience like in the previous series, here Kratos will only have the Blades of Choas weapon, but still this man has hidden abilities that make the gods jealous.
Nah God of War: Ascension you can play via the PS4 console via the PS3 to PS4 feature. Where Ascension is one of the PS3 games that can still be played on the PS4 console even though it hasn’t gotten a remastered version yet.
6. God of War: Ghost of Sparta – PSP (2010)
Responding to the disappointment of gamers who played the Chains of Olympus version, Sony and Santa Monica Studios also released a series God of War: Ghost of Sparta.
This second series comes with a look that is more magnificent and more brutal than the first series. As a result, many gamers were amazed and gave more positive reviews. The Ghost of Sparta series itself still tells the good side of Kratos, where he must be responsible for his family.
Starting from being forced to kill the mother to finishing off the sibling who is also her best partner, everything is packaged nicely without leaving any fun hack and slash elements. To play it back, you can use the PSP emulator on a smartphone or PC.
7. God of War: Chains of Olympus – PSP (2008)
God of War: Chains of Olympus is a game God of War first released for handheld PSP in 2008. Its presence is quite surprising at a time when the PSP console rarely gets genre games hack and slash.
Through visual quality equivalent to God of War which was released for the PlayStation 2 at that time, the game itself tells the story of a more human Kratos when he is reunited with his daughter.
Unfortunately, the storyline and short game sessions leave many gamers frustrated. No doubt it makes gamers think this series feels the weakest compared to the others.
8. God of War: A Call From The Wild – Facebook (2018)
In order to promote the new series God of War which was released on the PlayStation 4, Sony and Santa Monica also had the chance to release an adventure game that utilizes the messenger feature on Facebook.
In this game itself, you are assigned to get eight pictures if you manage to survive. Because it is a puzzle game that relies on words, a special game that is given the title God of War: A Call From The Wild this may be boring for some people.
But if you want to try playing it, you can visit your Facebook account God of War: A Call From The Wild to start sending messages to be answered automatically.
9. God of War: Betrayal – Mobile (2007)
Who would have thought that they could play games God of War has also been adapted as a mobile game? Yup, this game developed by Sony Online Entertainment was released for the Java-based mobile platform.
Appear with 2D visuals side-scrolling typical of 2007 era cell phones at that time, in games that have titles God of War: Betrayal Here, you will follow Kratos’ adventure in slaughtering the gods of Olympus.
This article was published for the first time on Dunia Games with the title “Here are the 9 best God of War series that you must play”Written by Rizky Nurcahyanto.
That was the entire list of the God of War game series that you might just know so far. Between the best to the worst, which one is your favorite?
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