|Release||Nov 2, 2010|
|Publisher||Sony Computer Entertainment|
|Developer||Ready at Dawn, SCE Santa Monica Studio|
|Genre||Action-adventure; role-playing game; hack and slash; hero-based|
|Setting||Mythological storyworld based on Ancient Greece|
|Notable charactersB||Athena, Deimos, Thanatos, Callisto, Thera, Erinys, Midas, Poseidon, Zeus|
On Sep 13, 2011, remastered versions of God of War: Chains of Olympus and God of War: Ghost of Sparta were released together in God of War Origins Collection (also called God of War Collection – Volume II [EU, AU]) for the PS3.
On Aug 28, 2012, remastered versions of God of War, God of War II, God of War: Chains of Olympus, God of War: Ghost of Sparta and God of War III were released together in God of War Saga (PS3).
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