Chronological order of the God of War series
God of War: Ascension
- Main article: God of War: Ascension
God of War: Chains of Olympus
- Main article: God of War: Chains of Olympus
Set during Kratos' days as a loyal servant of the gods, this PSP prequel sees him rescuing Helios from the god of sleep-and fighting a conspiracy in the depths of the underworld.
God of War
- Main article: God of War
After ten years of serving the gods, Kratos is ordered to kill his former master, Ares, the god of war. This involves opening Pandora's Box, taking its power, and laying the foundations for later betrayals.
God of War: Ghost of Sparta
- Main article: God of War: Ghost of Sparta
Having replaced Ares, Kratos learns his long-lost brother Deimos may still be alive, held prisoner by the gods, and sets out to find him more bitter and bloodthirsty than ever.
God of War II
- Main article: God of War II
Consumed by anger, Kratos sends Spartan troops on a rampage across Greece, worrying the Olympians. When Zeus betrays and nearly kills him, Kratos begins a journey to change Fate itself and finally getting his revenge on Zeus.
God of War III
- Main article: God of War III
Picking up where God of War II left off, Kratos' adventure involves a top-to-bottom-and-back-again trip through Olympus and the brutal elimination of the king of gods, Zeus, and battle his inner self as well.
The new game is confirmed to be a soft reboot to the franchise and will be simply titled God of War. Unlike previous installments, this game will focus on Norse mythology and will follow an older Kratos in the years since God of War III.
- God of War: Ascension
- God of War: Chains of Olympus
- God of War
- God of War: Ghost of Sparta
- God of War II
- God of War III
- God of War (2018)