The upcoming game God of War is easily one of the most hotly anticipated games of the season. And we have some good news for you if you’re one of the people who is eagerly awaiting the new title: it’s friggin amazing. We published our review on Thursday, and you can read the whole thing right here. Spoiler alert: 4.5 stars! It’s as good as everyone has been hoping, if not better, and you can shave 20% off the game’s retail price if you preorder it right now from Amazon. Prime members get God of War for the PlayStation 4 for just $47.99 instead of $59.99, but only if they preorder before the game is released on April 20. That’s a week from today — hurry!
Here are some details from the product page:
- A New Beginning — His vengeance against the gods of Olympus far behind him, Kratos now lives as a man in the lands of Norse Gods and monsters. It is in this harsh, unforgiving world that he must fight to survive… and teach his son to do the same
- Second Chances — As mentor and protector to a son determined to earn his respect, Kratos is faced with an unexpected opportunity to master the rage that has long defined him. Questioning the dark lineage he’s passed on to his son, he hopes to make amends for the shortcomings of his past
- Midgard and Beyond — Set within the untamed forests, mountains, and realms of Norse lore, God of War features a distinctly new setting with its own pantheon of creatures, monsters, and gods
- Vicious, Physical Combat — With an intimate, over-the-shoulder free camera that brings the action closer than ever, combat in God of War is up close, frenetic, and unflinching. Kratos’ axe —powerful, magic and multi-faceted – is a brutal weapon as well as a versatile tool for exploration
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