In God of War you will discover the origins of Kratos' unstoppable arsenal, the Blades of Chaos; mighty weapons forged in the pits of Hades and handed to him by Ares in a bid to carry out his orders of destruction.
The story begins in Athens where Kratos battles the three-headed monster, Hydra, before embarking on a bloody mission for Athena who wants him to stop Ares and save her city from defeat. In order to do this Kratos must set out on a journey to track down Pandora's Box, which grants any mortal who possesses it the power to defeat a god.
Unfortunately, the box has been locked deep within Pandora's Temple located on the back of the Titan, Cronos, who has been cursed by Zeus to wander the Desert of Lost Souls for all eternity. As this epic story unfolds you will uncover mysteries surrounding Kratos true origins and eventually comes face to face with Ares in a bloody battle to the death.
In God of War II Kratos is stripped of his powers, slain and cast down to an eternity of torment in Hades before being rescued by Gaia, the mother of the Titans, who offers him a deal: help the Titans destroy the gods by locating the Sisters of Fate on the Island of Creation to alter his past and crush Zeus.
Embarking on this perilous journey through mythical lands he comes face to face with ancient legends including the magical horse, Pegasus, the Titan Typhon and Prometheus and Atlas.