Top New Features Of The Latest God Of War Game
With the new installment in the God of War series out in the month April. The game has continued the decade-long triumph of its franchise. The reviews of the latest game in the series are positive with huge appreciation from both fans and critics all around the world. The latest chapter in God of war series set in the grand and mystical world. Norse mythology with our main and fan favorite characters Kratos.
He is old and reserved but still angry and murders everything in his way but why wait? For that, you have to play the game and experience his journey in the realm of Norse gods and giants. However, this game feels the same in many aspects but has changed. And, vital changes which can be seen are in the domain of tone, style, and gameplay. So, read our video games blogs to get an insight into the biggest changes in the new God of war.
Open World Setting
The major difference in the latest God of War is the setting in which the game takes place. Now, we are taken into the Scandinavian country, where Kratos is living in the exile after murdering all the gods in the ancient process. Nevertheless, in this game, Kratos is found dealing with the gods, monsters, and giants from the Norse mythology. Apart from the vibrant and alive settings the one of the major change is the open world gameplay of the game. The game has diverted from its point A to B adventure. As now as a player can explore the world around him in for a various different surprise.
Action Role Playing Game
In terms of enhancing the ability of Kratos the game has seen another major change. Like in previous games enhancing his ability was limited to unlocking new battle combos. But in this game, the players can take control of the entire stats of Kratos. From his arsenal of weapons to his armors and even his raw strength can be improved by an individual in the new game. This means that you have to manage a lot of things about him. But the game has given a dimension to his character and changed him from mindless killing machine made him much grounded. Which is reflected in the new mechanics God of War.
Kratos’s son Atreus
The huge change in the game is Kratos’s son Atreus, who becomes his constant companion in the journey. But, the assumption that the game is the long escort mission that you may be incorrect. Commonly referred as “the Boy”, Atreus is not a burden on the Kratos rather he participates in the adventure with his father. There is no need micromanage or even pay any attention to him. As he easily blends in the background and comes in the when he is needed the most. And, most important his presence makes us see Kratos in a new light as their dynamic makes the game much more grounded in tone.
Lastly, most of the video game reviews have recognized this fact that the game doesn’t try on bringing back the warhead Kratos. Rather, this game shows the journey of Kratos becoming a better man than a god punching Antihero.