God of War III (2010)

4.15 from 189 votes
God of War III puts players back in the role of Kratos to continue his brutal and bloody war against Olympus as he sets his sights on Zeus himself.
First released
Mar 16, 2010
Aliases
GOW3, GOW III, God of War 3
Franchises
God of War
Developed by
SIE Santa Monica Studio, Pencil Test Studios
Published by
Sony Interactive Entertainment, Sony Interactive Entertainment America, Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe
Platforms
PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5
Genres
Action-Adventure
Themes
Fantasy, Alternate Historical
Rating
ESRB: M, OFLC: MA15+, BBFC: 18, CERO: Z, PEGI: 18+
Releases
  • PS3 - God of War III United States
  • PS3 - God of War III Australia
  • PS3 - God of War III (Ultimate Trilogy Edition) Australia
  • PS3 - God of War III (Collector's Edition) Australia
  • PS3 - God of War III United Kingdom
  • PS3 - God of War 3: Ultimate Edition United States
  • PS3 - God of War III Japan
  • PS3 - God of War Trilogy Japan
  • PS3 - God of War Trilogy United Kingdom
  • PS3 - God of War III (Greatest Hits) United States
  • PS3 - God of War Saga (Collection) United States
  • PS3N - God of War Saga (Collection) United States
  • PS4 - God of War III Remastered United States
  • PS4 - God of War III Remastered United Kingdom

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God of War III is the best game in the entire series
Game: God of War III
Genre: Action
Developer: Santa Monica Studio
Publisher: Sony
System: Playstation 3 (PS3)
Year of Release: 2010
Length of Playthrough: 9 Hours

Total Score: 95/100
Value Score: 9.5/10

• Story: 10/10
• Characters: 10/10
• GamePlay: 9/10
• Graphics: 10/10
• Sound: 10/10
• Music: 9/10
• Length: 8/10
• Replay Value: 9/10
• Player Value: 10/10

Pros
+Improved Visuals and gameplay mechanics
+Way better cinematics and story scenes
+More boss battles than previous games
+Additional content including more challenges, difficulty modes included

Cons
-Some gameplay levels are annoying like the flying/falling sections
-Felt like the game could have been longer
-Replay value not as enticing as previous games but still there
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