God of War – Sony Entertainment – The reviews are in!

…And they are awesome!

We can’t wait to get our hand on a copy!

But in the meantime, here is a rundown on some of the reviews that are in already!

Alphr
Score: 5/5
“A fantastic, epic adventure”
“Such gorgeous production values; such enjoyable set pieces that all its parts come together wonderfully”
Link

Fandom
Score: 4.5/5
“This stunning reboot”
“Incredibly satisfying and unique combat”
Link

GameSpot
Score: 9/10
“God of War is a technical and artistic showcase”
“It is without a doubt one of the best-looking console games ever released”
Link

Games Radar
Score: 5/5
“An incredible spectacle”
“It’s beautifully rhythmic and perfectly paced “
Link

God is a Geek
Score: 10/10
“The finest God of War yet”
“The main story is impactful, emotional, funny, and exhilarating”
Link

Guardian
Score: 5/5
“Outstanding beauty”
“It is exhilaratingly brutal: every hit has heft, and most enemies are a threat”
Link

Huffington Post
Score: N/A
“A breathtaking achievement in art and design”
“A game of monumental scale and yet heartbreaking intimacy, God of War is a masterpiece”
Link

IGN
Score: 10/10
“Nothing short of a masterpiece”
“But the story also encompasses an indelible supporting cast, a gorgeous world consistently rewarding to explore, and immensely satisfying combat”
Link

Metro
Score: 9/10
“Stunning graphics”
“The themes it deals with are serious modern day issues involving parenthood, responsibility, and fellowship.”
Link

Pocket-lint
Score: N/A
“A modern masterpiece”
“It was always going to look more spectacular thanks to the technical nous of the PlayStation 4 and, especially, PS4 Pro, but also plays like a modern game should”
Link

Push Square
Score: 10/10
“an absurdly beautiful game”
“the most impressive thing is that the game starts like a rocket, and rarely takes time to breathe”
Link

The Sixth Axis
Score: 8/10
“Drop dead gorgeous”
“Combat is far more varied and dynamic than it has been in previous games with even more room to experiment”
Link

The Telegraph
Score: 5/5
“Gorgeous, spectacular and impactful blockbusters of the generation”
“God of War is a stupendously good-looking game, possibly the very best on console”
Link

VG247
“The writing is excellent”
“It’s such a beautiful, awe-inspiring landscape that even simply exploring is enjoyable”

VideoGamer
Score: 9/10
“Grim and beautiful”
Link

MetaCritic

Score: 94

The Metacritic currently sits at 94, but to give some perspective….

  • Third highest Metacritic score for ANY PS4 game.
  • Highest Metacritic score on PS4 for an original title  (GTAV and The Last of Us were on PS3)
  • Highest Metacritic of 2018 on PS4 (followed by Shadow of the Colossus)

God of War for PlayStation 4 and Limited Edition Dualshock Controllers are available to order from TheChelseaGamer.com now.

admin

Editor at The Chelsea Gamer's Blog Also the brain behind The Chelsea Gamer! Responsible for many bacon sandwiches and cups of tea! Bio Favourite Game : Battlefield 4 Started Gaming : Summer 1989 Favourite Hardware Now : Elgato Stream Deck Favourite Hardware Ever : Logitech G510s Gaming Keyboard

Pin It on Pinterest