The God of War series is a series of video games centered around Greek mythology and, following the conclusion of God of War III, Norse mythology as well. The series follows the Spartan warrior, Kratos who battles against men, monsters, and even gods alike in his quest for vengeance and retribution.
Chronological order of the God of War series
God of War: Ascension
- Main article: God of War: Ascension
God of War: Chains of Olympus
- Main article: God of War: Chains of Olympus
Set five years into Kratos' days as a loyal servant of the gods, this PSP prequel sees him rescuing Helios from the God of Dreams and fighting a conspiracy in the depths of the underworld.
God of War
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After ten years of serving the gods, Kratos is ordered to kill his former master, Ares, the God of War. This involves opening Pandora's Box, taking its power, and laying the foundations for later betrayals.
God of War: Ghost of Sparta
- Main article: God of War: Ghost of Sparta
Having replaced Ares, Kratos learns his long-lost brother Deimos may still be alive, held prisoner by the God of Death Thanatos, and sets out to find him more bitter and bloodthirsty than ever.
God of War: Betrayal
- Main article: God of War: Betrayal
Following the events, Kratos is leaving his Spartan army against Greece. While fighting alongside his warriors, he is attacked by a number of beasts led by the giant, Argos, who is sent by Hera to stop the war Kratos is waging. However, before Kratos is able to kill the beasts, it is killed by an unknown Assassin as a clear effort to destroy the anti-hero's reputation with the Gods of Olympus. Soon, the son of Hermes, Ceryx, is sent to deliver a message to Kratos from Zeus, who's becoming increasingly concerned with the amount of destruction left in Kratos' path.
God of War II
- Main article: God of War II
Consumed by anger, Kratos sends his Spartan troops on a rampage across Greece, worrying the Olympians. When Zeus betrays and kills him, Kratos returns from the Undeworld and begins a journey to change Fate itself to finally get his revenge on Zeus.
God of War III
- Main article: God of War III
Picking up where God of War II left off, Kratos' adventure involves a top-to-bottom-and-back-again trip through Mount Olympus and the brutal elimination of the king of gods, Zeus, and battle his inner self as well to finally move beyond his horrible past.
God of War (2018)
- Main article: God of War (2018)
- God of War: Ascension
- God of War: Chains of Olympus
- God of War
- God of War: Ghost of Sparta
- God of War: Betrayal
- God of War II
- God of War III
- God of War (2018)