God Of War Ragnarök Gets New Story Trailer At State Of Play

Kratos stares sadly at the ax he holds in his hands.

Real daring selection asking Kratos, the god of conflict, if he in reality desires conflict.
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Last yr, Sony Santa Monica would not even affirm the following one God of War‘s official identify. In the previous yr, although, it is lastly began pulling again the curtain ten God Of War Ragnarok in some large methodsand now a brand new trailer at right now’s State of Play showcase has revealed much more about its world and the mythological obstacles Kratos and his son will face in it.

The new trailer is chock stuffed with cool motion photographs of Dad of War and his eerily Aaron Paul-looking teenage boy, Atreus, battling off harpies, watching big flying jellyfish float throughout the horizon, and liberating Tyr, the Norse god of conflict, from bondage. But as a result of that is the brand new God of War sequence, the trailer did not skimp on characters studying Kratos for filth, calling him a false god, saying that nobody worshiped him, and that he is merely a blood-drunk buffoon.

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While Kratos would not seem phased by his public roasting, the trailer does counsel that Atreus is hiding a secret from his expensive outdated dad, and the 2 have an argument that culminates in Kratos declaring that he would not want anybody to guard him. The trailer’s stinger even teases us with a quick glimpse of a confrontation between Kratos and Thor. Let the sparks fly.

The follow-up to 2018’s critically-acclaimed reboot of the motion franchise, God Of War Ragnarok was initially set to launch final yr earlier than being delayed. The further manufacturing time was wanted partly attributable to work issues from covid-19, in addition to Kratos voice actor Christopher Judge needing time to recuperate from surgical procedure he underwent within the second half of 2019.

Where 2018’s God of War noticed Kratos shepherd his younger son by Midgard on a journey to scatter his spouse Faye’s ashes atop the very best mountain, the sequel sees them trying to find solutions a few now-adolescent Atreus’ identification. Thor and Freya additionally present up in some unspecified time in the future to try to struggle the duo. The new sport will additionally options an expanded map, extra verticality, and a brand new director, though it would nonetheless be offered as a single cinematic shot. Most importantly, there might be canine sleds you need to use to cross Scandinavia’s frozen tundra with the perfect associates a conflict god ever had.

While Ragnarok will not be the final God of War sport, will probably be the ultimate chapter in its Norse saga. Producer Cory Barlog revealed that there would not be a 3rd sport as a result of trilogies merely take too lengthy. All of the massive questions followers have from the 2018 sport ought to get answered quickly sufficient.

God of War Ragnarok is slated to launch on November ninth for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5.

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