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After 10 years of endless nightmares and servitude to the gods of Olympus, Kratos is assigned with a final task, to kill Ares, the God of War.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Linda Hunt ... Narrator (voice)
Terrence 'T.C.' Carson ... Kratos (voice) (as TC Carson)
Carole Ruggier ... Athena / Aphrodite (voice)
Steve Blum ... Ares (voice)
Susanne Blakeslee ... Oracle of Athens / Village Oracle (voice)
Paul Eiding ... Gravedigger / Zeus / Greek Soldier (voice)
Christopher Corey Smith ... Undead Soldier / Greek Soldier (voice) (as Christopher Smith)
Keith Ferguson Keith Ferguson ... Boat Captain / Greek Soldier (voice)
Gwendoline Yeo ... Lysandra / Town Square Woman (voice)
Fred Tatasciore ... Poseidon / Greek Soldier / Fisherman (voice)
Claudia Black ... Artemis (voice)
Nolan North ... Hades / Greek Soldier / Fisherman (voice)
Courtenay Taylor ... Twins (voice)
Rob Paulsen ... Greek Soldier (voice)
Bobbi Page ... Chorus (voice)
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Storyline

God of War follows Kratos: a soldier whose fate is intertwined with Ares, the Greek Mythological God of War. After 10 years of endless suffering and nightmares, Kratos must perform one final task to be free of his torment: kill Ares and become the greatest warrior in all of Sparta. Written by Johnny

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You are Kratos and you will murder the God of War.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 March 2005 (USA) See more »

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Dolby

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Trivia

WILHELM SCREAM: The Athenian soldier guarding the bridge switch at the end of the Rooftops of Athens section of the game who is killed by Kratos. See more »

Goofs

In the beginning after you defeat the lead hydra all the other heads are supposed to explode. But if you go back through the level you can see two guys fighting a hydra head. See more »

Quotes

Narrator: For Kratos, victory was worth everything. Even his soul.
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Crazy Credits

The closing credits are a sequence of various looped scenes from the game. As the credits progress, the camera zooms out until the looped scenes form an image of Kratos. See more »

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Followed by God of War: Chains of Olympus (2008) See more »

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User Reviews

whoa
11 April 2005 | by smellyface20002000See all my reviews

that is the only word i have to describe this game, whoa. everything about this game is amazing. the level design is superb and original, offering new challenges that seem daunting, but aren't too hard to figure out. the character design is amazing, from the smallest grunt, to the tallest god (of war... sorry, i couldn't resist) the animations and movements of the characters are smooth and great top look at. the fighting looks kind of like a button masher, but it is deep, layered, and fun to get into, offering combos that give you more experience, or letting you rip your enemy in half. the only complaint is that a lot of the gore is over the top, like ripping the wings off a harpie, ripping the arm off an enemy and killing them with hit, and lastly (the most fun to watch) stabbing a Minotaur in the face. all in all, this is the reason action adventure games were created, the reason for anyone who doesn't already to get a ps2, and, dare i say?, the best ps2 game I've ever played, 10/10


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