God of War (2005 video game)

2005 video game

God of War is a 2005 hack and slash action-adventure video game released on the PlayStation 2. It was developed by Santa Monica Studio and published by Sony Computer Entertainment.

God of War
Developer(s)Santa Monica Studio
Publisher(s)Sony Computer Entertainment
Director(s)David Jaffe
Producer(s)Shannon Studstill
Designer(s)David Jaffe
Programmer(s)Tim Moss
  • Charlie Wen
  • Terry Smith
  • Steve "Scat" Caterson
  • Dave Matthews
  • Erik San Juan
  • Louis Lu
SeriesGod of War
Platform(s)PlayStation 2
  • NA: March 22, 2005
  • EU: July 8, 2005

Gameplay change

Kratos can use the Blades of Chaos to attack enemies and gain abilities from Medusa's head, Zeus' Fury, Army of Hades and Poseidon's Rage.

Plot change

Kratos, the main character

Kratos, the Ghost of Sparta had killed his wife and daughter against his will from Ares. Kratos wanted help from the other Greek mythology gods to defeat Ares using Pandora's Box.