God of War #1

Writer: Chris Roberson Artist: Tony Parker, Dan Jackson Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Release Date: November 14, 2018 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 2
6.7Critic Rating
6.5User Rating

Kratos, God of War, has returned! His war on the gods of Olympus long past, Kratos builds a new life for himself in the remote Norse wilds. Seeking to put the rage that defined most of his life behind him, Kratos inadvertently sparks a feud with a mysterious cult of berserkers after attempting to save a stranger being mauled by a monstrous bear. But for the former Ghost of Sparta, no good deed goes unpunished.

o A brand-new story set in the world of Sony's hit video game, God of War!

  • 8.5
    Pastrami Nation - Nolan Smith Nov 18, 2018

    Roberson has crafted a story that fits perfectly into the God of War lore, as Kratos reads as he sounds in the games. Parkers art looks great, especially in the battle scene with the demon bear. The pure rage of Kratos jumps off the page as he fights the beast, and what a fight it is. With a cliffhanger that will leave you wanting more, God of War is a fantastic journey to the Norse lands. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Multiversity Comics - Gregory Ellner Nov 16, 2018

    Final Verdict: 8.0" Good for newcomers and perfect for returning fans, “God of War” is shaping up to be a treat. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    ComicBook.com - Christian Hoffer Nov 14, 2018

    This ultimately is a fun and fluffy God of War comic, one where the stakes are low but the potential for entertainment is high. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Major Spoilers - Stacy Baugher Nov 13, 2018

    GOD OF WAR #1 opens up the world of Kratos to potential readers who do not have a vested interest in the character, and proposes a story which may draw them in. It's a little early to tell, but so far it is shaping up to be an exciting tale. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    Big Comic Page - Craig Neilson-Adams Nov 7, 2018

    It isn't great, it isn't awful, it just" is. Read Full Review

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