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God of War

Sony Interactive Entertainment, SIE Santa Monica Studio
Apr 20, 2018 - PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5

OpenCritic Rating

94

Top Critic Average

98%

Critics Recommend

IGN
10 / 10
Eurogamer
Recommended
PC Gamer
90 / 100
Metro GameCentral
9 / 10
Easy Allies
10 / 10
Metro GameCentral
9 / 10
GamesRadar+
5 / 5
Game Informer
9.8 / 10

Review Summary

MightyCritic Consensus

God of War is simply a masterpiece. One of the best games of this console generation.

Gripping Characters

Narrative Masterpiece

Satisfying Combat


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God of War Trailers

God of War - Fight Your Way | PS4 thumbnail

God of War - Fight Your Way | PS4

God of War: 15 Minutes of Gameplay - PS4 Gameplay Walkthrough | PS Underground thumbnail

God of War: 15 Minutes of Gameplay - PS4 Gameplay Walkthrough | PS Underground

God of War – Full TV Commercial | PS4 thumbnail

God of War – Full TV Commercial | PS4


God of War Screenshots



Critic Reviews for God of War

God of War's outstanding characters, world, and combat come together to form an unforgettable adventure.

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Despite eye-catching changes, the heart of this series remains gloriously unaltered.

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The best game on PS4 is now one of the best games on PC.

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Metro GameCentral

GameCentral
9 / 10
Metro GameCentral

Kratos looks better than ever in this welcome PC port of one of the best action adventures of the outgoing generation.

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Metro GameCentral

GameCentral
9 / 10
Metro GameCentral

A top-to-bottom revamp of the whole God Of War franchise that matches thrilling, if slightly shallow, combat and exploration with some impressively trenchant storytelling.

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One of PlayStation's finest moments, Kratos has been reimagined for a new audience while keeping the best bits of what originally made him great.

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An enthralling experience from beginning to end, with a mixture of great narrative moments and engaging encounters. God of War is a well-paced adventure that knows when to let the action simmer and when to make it boil over

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OpenCritic Coverage

God of War Coming to PC in January

God of War Coming to PC in January

One of the best games in recent years is making its way to PC. God of War comes to Steam in January.

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God of War 2021 Has Been Delayed To 2022, Surprising No One

God of War 2021 Has Been Delayed To 2022, Surprising No One

God of War 2021 is officially God of War 2022. Sony revealed the news in a blog post Q&A today just before Sony Santa Monica put out a statement to make it extra official.

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OpenCritic Weekly Podcast - February 5th, 2020

OpenCritic Weekly Podcast - February 5th, 2020

From shutdowns at Google Stadia to major Embracer Group acquisitions, this week's episode of the OpenCritic Weekly Recap is packed with the hottest gaming news of the week.

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God of War: B is for Boy Has Kratos Teach the ABC's

God of War: B is for Boy Has Kratos Teach the ABC's

An alphabet book based off of the PlayStation 4 hit God of War is on the way

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