Confused about how the PlayStation 4 exclusive God of War ties in with the previous games in the series? This guide should help make sense of things.
Following his complete eradication of the Greek pantheon, Kratos has left Greece behind and finds himself in snowy world completely unfamiliar to him. He doesn't know too much about the Norse mysticism surrounding him, but that doesn't stop him from finding a wife and raising a young son, Atreus, in this brave new world. This older, more subdued Kratos must now take his son on a long journey to fulfill his wife's last wish before passing away, a journey that will test him in mind, body, and spirit. The is a whole new, incredibly different God of War experience.