This game is rated PEGI 18+
Our review includes potentially triggering words:
death, defenceless characters, killing and stabbed.
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God of War Review
Posted: 19 months ago, last updated 4 months ago.
The beauty of the world through which they pass and the singular confidence of Kratos in battle make the unfolding of their relationship both fascinating and at times heartbreaking. This turns the common power-fantasy video game on its head. Atreus needs care and nurturing rather than protection from his father, something which, like the gorgeous world they traverse, takes the whole game to fully navigate.
God Of War Collection
God Of War Collection Volume II
God Of War Digital Deluxe Edition
God Of War HD
God Of War III Remastered
God Of War: Ascension
God Of War: Ascension Demo
God Of War: Ascension Ultimate Edition
God Of War: Chains Of Olympus
God Of War: Ghost Of Sparta
God Of War: Ghost Of Sparta Demo
God of War
God of War III Remastered
Does not offer in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'. The Digital Deluxe version added the bonus armour, weapons, digital comic and digital artbook. But this is not available as an in-game purchase.
This game is rated PEGI 18 due to gross violence towards human characters, violence against vulnerable and defenceless characters and the use of sexual expletives. The examiners report expands this rating with the following: Violence in the game is mostly towards fantasy characters. Fantasy characters can be torn apart and decapitated by the player character, either by using an axe, a sword or the character's bare hands. When human characters are hit they make pained sounds and blood effects are shown upon impact of strikes, but it is not the same as the violence against fantasy characters. There is a scene in the game in which a young boy is grabbed by the throat, stabbed in the shoulder and carried away. There is also a scene in which a human characters neck is snapped during a close up, with both characters covered in blood at the time. Another scene shows a human character being hit with an axe multiple times, with the final blow landing between his eyes, killing him instantly before the player character pulls the axe from his face. The game also contains use of the word “*!@?*” and its derivatives.
ESRB MATURE 17+.
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