Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.
Developer: SCEA Santa Monica Studios
Players: Single player
computer entertainment system
analog controller, Memory Card (8MB) (for PlayStation 2)
Launch Date: Q1 2005
Target Age: 18+
Rating: "RP" for Rating
"Whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad." - Euripides
In GOD OF WAR™ , the dark brutal world
of Greek mythology comes to life before your eyes. As you take the
role of a vicious warrior, a story unfolds with various plot twists
and multiple endings that take the player through explosive aggressive
gameplay fused with traps, stunts and story driven puzzles. Featuring
over an hour of in-game cut scenes and a deep combat system built around
unique double chain blade weapons, GOD OF WAR will
take the player through various environments that will have them fighting
fierce enemies, swinging on ropes, scaling mountain cliffs, swimming
through rivers and sliding down zip lines resulting in a one-of-a-kind
action-packed Greek mythology adventure.
God of War introduces a brutal slice of life
set in the mythological Greek era. Players can live according to their
own nature. Even if it is by brute force.
Defining the next evolution in gaming, God of War presents
an explosive gameplay mix: raw melee combat fused with traps, stunts
and story driven puzzles.
Huge collection of moves: players can swing on ropes,
scale mountain cliffs, swim through rivers, slide down zip lines.
Players can experience a real-time world of interactivity:
soldiers battle and die, structures fall to the ground, and the dark,
violent world of Greek mythology comes to life in gory detail.
Players can unravel a sadistic plot line with over an
hour of in-game cut scenes and multiple endings.
From the creative director of the Twisted Metal® franchise.