So a new God of War game is about to be announced.

#1 Posted by MordeaniisChaos (5730 posts) -
#2 Posted by Sackmanjones (4652 posts) -

Surprise? Kinda knew it was coming in some form or another

#3 Posted by MordeaniisChaos (5730 posts) -

@Sackmanjones said:

Surprise? Kinda knew it was coming in some form or another

Yeah, not really a big shock, just thought it was kind of interesting that they are trying to tease it out. If it is GoW like it very much seems, it's pretty obvious...

#4 Posted by Darklight (212 posts) -

Little Big Planet 3 : The revenge of Negativitron.

#5 Posted by TooWalrus (13135 posts) -
#6 Posted by TheHT (10871 posts) -

God of 4

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#7 Posted by BrockNRolla (1702 posts) -

But does anyone really care?

The one thing I'll say against this is that it seems like a big enough announcement that they would save it for a larger event. Why just throw such a big franchise out there when a relatively small number of people will notice?

#8 Posted by JJGIANT (755 posts) -

You play as Cupid!!

#9 Posted by thornie (165 posts) -

Geez. I hope not. GOW 3 was a snooze fest. Aside from the opening sequence, I much preferred the first two games.

#10 Posted by EuanDewar (4746 posts) -

Hasn't Kratos already sort of gotten his vengeance?

OH DUDE WAIT WHAT IF THIS IS GOD OF WAR: REVENGEANCE?

#11 Posted by Sackmanjones (4652 posts) -
@TheHT

God of 4

Amazing
#12 Posted by Ghostiet (5223 posts) -

If it's "kill stuff from mythology in disgusting, inhuman ways in HD graphics", I am in.

#13 Posted by SeanFoster (855 posts) -

I'd play another God of War.

#14 Posted by EndlessObsidian (473 posts) -

Chances of it being a Vita game?

#15 Posted by SuperCycle (332 posts) -

I kind of feel like it will be God of War 4, but I still kind of hope that Santa Monica is taking over the Heavenly Sword franchise. I don't think that game took off and was the blockbuster that it should have been. A sequel to that could be really cool.

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#16 Posted by JackSukeru (5903 posts) -

Y'know I really didn't think the first God of War was all that it was cracked up to be, but then I played 2 (for some reason) and thought that it was really good, a great game.

Still didn't make me play 3 though so I don't feel particulary invested in the franchise or anything, and would rather see them put resources into something I found interesting instead.

Maybe they'll surprise me, though.

#17 Posted by Village_Guy (2491 posts) -

We did have a leaked God of War 4 trailer some time ago - but it was pretty rough and most people discounted it as being fake. I would love to see that trailer in a polished finished version, just so those people can eat their words.

It's probably God of War 4 but I would love it to be something new or unexpected.

#18 Posted by morrelloman (606 posts) -

If it is. It is going to be about his brother. GOW2 special features mention some crazy poo poo about that. Unless that was addressed in the PSP games and I don't remember.

#19 Posted by kpaadet (409 posts) -

If it is a God of War game, I kinda hope its for the Vita.

#20 Posted by JackSukeru (5903 posts) -

@SuperCycle said:

I kind of feel like it will be God of War 4, but I still kind of hope that Santa Monica is taking over the Heavenly Sword franchise. I don't think that game took off and was the blockbuster that it should have been. A sequel to that could be really cool.

With a tagline going "Will Vengeance Bring Redemption?" I have a hard time seeing that being the case, that said I would totally play a Heavenly Sword game with good gameplay.

#21 Posted by 49th (2687 posts) -

I like God of War. It's fun to kill guys.

#22 Posted by Toxin066 (3254 posts) -

@TheHT said:

God of 4

Bravo.

#23 Posted by MordeaniisChaos (5730 posts) -

@TheHT said:

God of 4

Jesus, I read this as "God of War"

What is wrong with me?

@kpaadet said:

If it is a God of War game, I kinda hope its for the Vita.

That might explain why the timing is a bit odd. Although plenty of really big titles have been announced away from shows/conventions.

#24 Posted by joshthebear (2700 posts) -
@TheHT

God of 4

More like God of W4r.
#25 Posted by mordukai (7133 posts) -

I'm down.

#26 Posted by ExplodeMode (852 posts) -

I'd be up for playing a new God of war.  That engine was too pretty to just make one game and run.

#27 Posted by Zella (700 posts) -

I just hoping so much that it's GOW 4 and it's Jaffe's original idea of Kratos moving onto other mythologies and murdering Asgardians and Egyptian gods and stuff. I wanna see Thor vs Kratos then get Mjolnir as a weapon.

#28 Posted by HistoryInRust (6274 posts) -
@Ghostiet
If it's "kill stuff from mythology in disgusting, inhuman ways in HD graphics", I am in.
This.
#29 Posted by Godlyawesomeguy (6385 posts) -

I really don't see why another game in the God of War franchise is at all necessary but I'll play it regardless. If Santa Monica and Sony wants my money though, they need to announce a new IP.

#30 Posted by BestUsernameEver (4825 posts) -

@EndlessObsidian said:

Chances of it being a Vita game?

slim

#31 Posted by Master_Funk (728 posts) -

I'm excited and really hope its some sort of departure from the previous trilogy in terms of location and character. Playing as another God of War in a different mythology would be awesome, but that may be something they save for the next generation.

#32 Posted by punkxblaze (2955 posts) -

But didn't we find out the god of war was inside us all along or some shit at the end of three, culminating in suicide?

How do they make a sequel to that.

#33 Posted by Demoskinos (14559 posts) -

If it is God of War 4 what a snooze. Seriously. GoW3 was the PERFECT note to end that series on except they have to keep beating that horse with their money mallets to try to squeeze every last drop out. Ugh. Boring.

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