The Light of Dawn was a special power that Kratos received in God of War: Chains of Olympus, after he obtained the Primordial Fire within the Caves of Olympus. It allowed Kratos to summon orbs of bright light and hurl them at his enemies. A player could then level it up to increase the damage of the orbs, and gained new abilities. It also possessed the power to exorcise demons from the Underworld.
- Level 1 - N/A
- Level 2 - 2,250 Orbs
- Level 3 - 6,250 Orbs
- Solar Flare - Hurl orbs of light at your enemies. R + Square
- Solar Flare (Air) - While airborne, hurl orbs of light at your enemies. R + Square
- Solar Flare (Rapid Fire) - Hurl orbs of light at your enemies at rapid speed. R + Square
- Radiant Sun (Charged) - While holding R, hold square and release to charge the light for more damage. R + Hold Square