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The CharacterEdit

Name: Kratos

Origin: God of War

Gender: Male

Height: 6'0 (1.82 cm)

Weight: 90 kg (198 lb)

Species: Demigod

Classification: Spartan General/God of War

Age: Unknown

Powers and AbilitiesEdit

Superhuman strength, speed, durability, reaction time, stamina and agility, regeneration (low-mid), (low-godly via ambrosia), time manipulation ( time travel request loom chamber), highly skilled warrior, fire manipulation, ice/crystals manipulation, electricity manipulation, wind manipulation, dimensional manipulation, reality warping, size manipulation, soul manipulation, telepathy, telekinesis, energy manipulation, light and lightning manipulation (able to remove invisibility), magic, duplication, can glide with Icarus wings, summoning, super senses, earth manipulation, can destroy magic barrier and illusion, shapeshifting, resistance to (time manipulation, causality manipulation, mind manipulation, matter manipulation, poison manipulation), sound manipulation, can control animals, can deflect attack, can absorb health, resurrection, can hurt intangible, spam attack, petrification, high pain tolerance. 

Weaknesses: Haunted by his mistakes, can be kill by empaling him or slashing through his body.

Lifting Strength: Class 100+ (tossed the Colossus of Rhodes off him, manhandles giant monsters, wrestles with Hercules, overpowers the Hydra, can grapple with Hades and Zeus)

Striking Strength: Class 100+ (break gigantic chains, send brutal shock waves with Nemean Cestus)

Speed: Transonic+, Supersonic+ reactions (Can react to Zeus' lightning bolts), Hypersonic+ using the Boots of Hermes

Durability: Island Level+ (Was blasted from a volcano and through the side of the mountain without any damage, it should be noted the blast was strong enough to sink the city of Atlantis, after Deimos fight heals broken face, ribs, several bruises, cuts and internal bleeding in less than a minute and is back at his peak, enough to wrestle with titans and other beings who overpower titans as well as Zeus)

Destructive Capacity: Multi-City level+, to City Level+, possibly higher

Range: Extended melee range, few hundred meters with ranged attacks, few kilometers with magic and rage ability | several kilometers as god Kratos

Stamina: Highly Superhuman+ (Can climb up mountains and fight for days on end without tiring, ran from Attica to marathon without tire, even with a magical fog that put the world to sleep) higher, almost limitless as a god Kratos

FactPile Tier: High Metahuman

EquipmentEdit

Blades of Chaos/Athena/Exile: Bladed weaponry that extends from chains and can drain the life forces of enemies

Golden Fleece: Amulet that allows Kratos to deflect attacks back at an opponent which requires him to catch it the very moment before it hits him. Can also deflect Gorgon Mist

Wings of Icarus: Wings stolen from Icarus that allow him to fly (Limited in gameplay, but shown to be fast flight in certain scenes)

Boots of Hermes: Boots taken from the messenger god that allow Kratos to run at Hypersonic speeds

Claws of Hades: Hooks taken from Hades which can be used to tear the soul straight out of a victim. Atlas survived the process, so exactly what affect this can have on the victim is unknown, but Kratos did gain Hades' power as a result of consuming Hades' soul

Nemean Cestus : Large gauntlets which can be used to greatly increase his striking force, they are jagged and heavy, and can be extended and used like the chain blades, can be used to start small earthquakes

Nemesis' Whip: An electric whip with multiple bladed prongs. Similar to the other weapons, but can be used to give temporary power to power sources, and inflicts electrical damage.

Notable Attacks/TechniquesEdit

  • Olympic Fury - A quick combo that hits surrounding enemies.
  • Olympic Fury (Air) - While Airborne, a quick combo that hits surrounding enemies. 
  • Bravery of Hercules - A powerful but slow overhead attack. 
  • Bravery of Hercules (Air) - While Airborne, a powerful but slow overhead attack. 
  • Olympic Ascension - A powerful attack to launch enemies and jump into the air.
  • Plume of Prometheus - A quick and powerful combo ending in an explosive finish. (Note: can stun enemies when performed sometimes, allowing Kratos to use them as a battling ram)
  • Icarus Lift (Air) - While in the air, press X to gain more height. 
  • Hyperion Charge - A powerful sprint. 
  • Hyperion Ram - (While sprinting) A powerful ram attack that sends enemies flying back. 
  • Hyperion Slam - (While sprinting) A powerful ground slam that clears enemies. 
  • Hyperion Uppercut - (While sprinting) A powerful punch that lifts enemies off the ground. 
  • Spartan Escape - Kratos evades out of the way.
  • Orion's Harpoon - Kratos throws out his chain to harpoon an opponent.
  • Orion's Harpoon (Air) - Kratos throws out his chain to harpoon an opponent. 

Level 2

  • Spartan's Revenge - Kratos performs a powerful counterattack when hit during this stance; Can also deflect back enemy projectiles. 
  • Cyclone of Fury (Ground or Air) - A flurry of hits that pushes enemies away.
  • Increased Damage

Level 3

  • Spirit of Hercules - (While rage is active) A powerful but slow multiple hit combo with an explosive finish. 
  • Valor of Hercules - (While rage is active) A powerful but slow multiple hit combo with an explosive finish.
  • Olympic Ascension - A powerful attack to launch enemies and jump into the air; Increased range. 
  • Falling Helios - Kratos performs a powerful multi-hit attack in mid-air. 
  • Increased Damage

Level 4

  • Athena's Wrath (Evading) - A powerful chain attack after evading. 
  • Rising Helios (Evading) - Kratos performs a powerful multi-hit attack after evading. 
  • Apollo's Ascension (Evading) - Simultaneously launches Kratos and enemies into the air.
  • Increased Damage

Level 5

  • Athena's Blessing - Magic orb release when Rage of the Gods is active. Rage Upgrade
  • Athena's Revenge - Increase Stun amount delivered to enemies. N/A
  • Increased Damage

​rage of the gods :

  • rage of ares:
  • immovable blast:
  • blinding rage:
  • army of hades:

​fire of ares :

Level 1

  • Ares Fury - A quick combo ending in a powerful explosion 
  • Plume of Ares - A quick and powerful combo ending in a fiery slam 
  • Rage of Ares - Kratos throws his Blades into an enemy and plants a searing core of fire 
  • Rage of Ares (Air) - Kratos throws his Blades into an enemy and plants a searing core of fire  (Air)
  • Destruction of Ares - Kratos summons the fury of fire and slams his Blades into the ground 
  • Destruction of Ares (Air) - Kratos summons the fury of fire and slams his Blades into the ground (Air)

Level 2

  • Cyclone of Fire - Kratos spins the chains over his head in a swirl of fire 
  • Cyclone of Fire (Air) - Kratos spins the chains over his head in a swirl of fire 

Level 3

  • Inferno Slam - Kratos slams both chains down creating a fiery explosion 
  • Inferno Slam (Air) - Kratos slams both chains down creating a fiery explosion 


ice of Poseidon: 

Level 1

  • Poseidon's Fury - A powerful combo that sends the enemy flying back 
  • Plume of Poseidon - A quick and powerful combo that causes ice spikes to emerge from underneath the ground 

Level 2

  • Broken Destiny - Kratos slams both Blades together creating deadly ice shards
  • Broken Destiny (Air) - Kratos slams both Blades together creating deadly ice shards (Air)

Level 3

  • Immovable Blast - Kratos impales enemies with his Blades and blasts the power of Poseidon into chained foes 
  • Immovable Blast (Air) - Kratos impales enemies with his Blades and blasts the power of Poseidon into chained foes 

Level 4

  • Poseidon Tremble - Kratos slams both chains down creating an ice wave 
  • Poseidon Tremble (Air) - Kratos slams both chains down creating an ice wave 

Level 5

  • Eye of the Storm - Summon a tempest of ice that has the power to freeze and damage multiple enemies 
  • Eye of the Storm (Air) - Summon a tempest of ice that has the power to freeze and damage multiple enemies 


lighting of Zeus:

Level 1

  • Zeus' fury- A quick combo that delivers an electric shock
  • Plume of Zeus - A quick and powerful combo that creates an electrical field along the ground 

Level 2

  • Zeus' Despair - Kratos slaps his Blades together and creates an electrical mine in front of him 
  • Zeus' Despair (Air) - Kratos slaps his Blades together and creates an electrical mine in front of him   (Air)

Level 3

  • Blinding Rage - Kratos channels the lightning of Olympus into his Blade to shock enemies
  • Blinding Rage (Air) - Kratos channels the lightning of Olympus into his Blade to shock enemies  (Air)

Level 4

  • Olympus Strike - Kratos throws out his chain and electrifies his foes 
  • Olympus Strike (Air) - Kratos throws out his chain and electrifies his foes  (Air)

Level 5

  • Wrath of Zeus - Kratos builds up electricity to create a large vortex 
  • Wrath of Zeus (Air) - Kratos builds up electricity to create a large vortex 


soul of Hades :

Level 1


  • Hades Fury - A quick combo that summons a Hades soul when hitting an enemy. 
  • Plume of Hades - A quick and powerful combo that summons a Hades arm.

Level 2

  • Tormenting Sorrow - Kratos sends a burst of soul energy shooting towards his enemies.
  • Tormenting Sorrow (Air) While airborne, Kratos sends a burst of soul energy shooting towards his enemies.  (Air)

Level 3

  • Army of Hades - Kratos sends out a wave of souls to suffocate enemies. 
  • Army of Hades (Air) - While airborne, Kratos sends out a wave of souls to suffocate enemies.(Air)

Level 4

  • Underworld Agony
  • Underworld Agony (Air)

Level 5

  • Hades Torment - Kratos digs his blades into the ground and unleashes monstrous arms to decimate his enemies. 
  • Hades Torment (Air) - While airborne, Kratos digs his blades into the ground and unleashes monstrous arms to decimate his enemies. (Air)


​the amulet of uroborus: 

Level 1

  • Amulet Activate - Hold Down L1 and press O to Target objects. Then Hold down L2 and move R Analog - Right to heal, and Left to decay objects.

Level 2

  • Increased Area of Effect
  • Decreased Cool-down Time


​the oath stone of orkos:

Level 1

  • Stone Activate - L2 + Triangle, the clone disappears by pressing again L2+Triangle.
  • Stone Activate (Combat) -  Kratos can use the stone to summon a dark clone of himself who does several rage attacks

Level 2

  • Increased Shadow Rampage time
  • Decreased Cool-down Time


Eyes of the truth:

GOD OF WAR CHAINS OF OLYMPUS Edit

Blade of chaos :

Level 1


  • Icarus Lift (Air) - While airborne, press X to gain more height. 
  • Hyperion Ascension - Hold triangle to launch enemies and jump into the air. 
  • Orion's Harpoon - Press circle while enemy is airborne to slam them back to the ground. 
  • Plume of Prometheus - A quick and powerful combo ending in a fiery finish.

Level 2

  • Cyclone of Chaos - Rapidly swing your blades, hitting all surrounding enemies multiple times.
  • Cyclone of Chaos (Air) - While airborne, rapidly swing your blades, hitting all surrounding enemies multiple times. 
  • Increased Damage

Level 3

  • Spirit of Hercules - A powerful but slow multiple hit combo with an explosive finish that launches enemies into the air. 
  • Valor of Hercules - A powerful but slow multiple hit combo that sends enemies flying back.
  • Hyperion Might - Hold square to slash your blades in an arc.
  • Increased Damage

Level 4

  • Rampage of the Furies - Focus your rage on one enemy with this multiple hit attack. 
  • Rampage of the Furies (Air) - Quickly swing your blades in this multiple hit aerial attack. 
  • Hermes Rush (Evading) - While evading, hold square to slam your shoulder into an enemy.
  • Athena's Rise (Evading) - While evading, hold triangle to deliver an uppercut to launch enemies.
  • Increased Damage

Level 5 

  • Tartarus Rage - Swing your blades down onto multiple enemies, launching them into the air.
  • Tartarus Rage (Air) - While airborne, rain down multiple attacks and land with an explosive finish, launching enemies. 
  • Increased Damage


​Efreet: Releases the demonic fire spirit Efreet to attack enemies with omnidirectional fire AoEs

level 1

  • Demon Fury - The fiery Efreet slams the ground, burning enemies in a wide radius. 
  • Demon Fury (Air) - Slam into the ground from the air, burning enemies in a wide radius. 

Level 2

  • Demon Inferno - After slamming the ground, rapidly tap circle to burn enemies for more damage. 

Level 3

  • Demon Rage - Upon performing Demon Fury or Demon Inferno, the Efreet will end the attack with a final slam that does fire damage to all enemies within a massive radius. 

light of dawn: Kratos can hurl orbs of bright light at enemies. Can be charged for more damage or fired rapidly

Level 1

  • Solar Flare - Hurl orbs of light at your enemies. 
  • Solar Flare (Air) - While airborne, hurl orbs of light at your enemies. 

Level 2

  • Solar Flare (Rapid Fire) - Hurl orbs of light at your enemies at rapid speed. 

Level 3

  • Radiant Sun (Charged) - While holding R, hold square and release to charge the light for more damage. 


sun shield (with primordial fire) : A large shield used to parry attacks, leavin the opponent open to counter

Level 1

  • Helios Reverse - Press L before being hit to reflect an attack. 
  • Helios Reflect - Press L before being hit by projectiles to do a powerful counterattack. 

Level 2

  • Helios Flash (Parry) - After a parry, press square to counter with a quick strike. This attack can cut heads of enemies and give a small orb blue for magic for one head. 
  • Helios Offensive (Parry) - After a parry, press triangle to counter with a heavy overhead attack. 


triton' lance: A relic that allows Kratos to breathe underwater

  • Swim Up - While underwater, swim upwards. 
  • Dive/Swim Down - While on the surface, dive underwater. While underwater, swim downwards.
  • Swim Dash - While underwater, hold and then release R to perform a fast forward dash underwater, which can then shatter items or barriers. 


gauntlet of zeus: A heavy gauntlet Kratos can use as a blunt weapon

level 1

  • Strength of Zeus - Hold and then release attack buttons to power attacks for crushing damage.


Level 2

  • Olympic Strike - A devastating blow that sends enemies flying back. 
  • Olympic Strike (Air) - A devastating airborne attack that smashes down on your enemies. 
  • Hermes Cross (Evading) - While evading, hold square to punish your enemies with a fierce counterattack. 
  • Hermes Revenge (Evading) - While evading, hold triangle to launch enemies into the air with an aerial shoulder slam. 
  • Increased Damage

Level 3

  • Lightning Run - Initiate a running charge to cover ground quickly. 
  • Lightning Thrash (Running) - During a Lightning Run, press square to deliver lethal jolts to enemies in front of you. 
  • Lightning Surge (Running) - During a Lightning Run, press triangle to launch enemies into the air with an uppercut. 
  • Lightning Thrash (Air) - While airborne, deliver lethal jolts to enemies below you. 
  • Olympic Thunder - A powerful but slow concussion that launches surrounding enemies into the air.
  • Olympic Thunder (Air) - While airborne, crash down on enemies, launching them into the air.


charon's wrath: Casts green clouds of ravenous flame that can spread amongst enemies

Level 1


  • Charon's Wrath - Cast the flames of Charon's pyre that can spread to multiple enemies.
  • Charon's Wrath (Air) - While airborne, cast flames that can spread to multiple enemies. 

Level 2

  • Increased Damage

Level 3

  • Increased Damage

GOD OF WAR I Edit

blade of chaos : 

Level 1

  • Icarus Lift (Air) - While in the air, press X to gain more height.
  • Ascension - Hold triangle to launch enemies and Kratos into the air. 
  • Orion's Harpoon - Launch an enemy and tap circle to slam them back to the ground. 
  • Hades' Reverse - Tap L1 just before an enemy's attack connects to parry. 
  • Plume of Prometheus - A quick and powerful combo ending in a fiery finish. 

Level 2

  • Increased Damage
  • Apollo's Ascension - Simultaneously launches Kratos and enemies into the air. 
  • Apollo's Offensive (Air) - Slam enemies back to the ground with this powerful attack.
  • Hermes Rush - Ground dash attack.
  • Hermes Stomp (Air) - Air attack that drives Kratos quickly to the ground. 
  • Rage of the gods 

Level 3

  • Increased Damage
  • Cyclone of Chaos - 360 spin attack. 
  • Cyclone of Chaos (Air) - 360 spin attack in the air. 
  • Spirit of Hercules - Slow but powerful combo. 
  • Valor of Hercules - Slow but powerful combo.
  • Hades Revenge - Use this attack after parrying your foe. 

Level 4

  • Increased Damage
  • Rising Helios - A Multi-hit attack that targets a single enemy. 
  • Falling Helios (Air) - A Multi-hit air attack that targets a single enemy. 
  • Hermes Fury - Multi-hit dash attack. 
  • Achilles' Flip - While Evading, press X to perform a backflip attack. 
  • Tempest of the Fates (see Rage of the gods)

Level 5

  • Increased Damage
  • Lance of the Furies - Continue to hold circle for an even greater attack. 
  • Lance of the Furies (Air) - In the air continue to hold circle for an even greater attack. 
  • Might of Hercules - Hold square during combo to unleash a powerful attack.
  • Athena's Blessing (see Rage of the gods)


Poseidon's rage: kratos unleashes an omnidirectional AoE electricity attack that electrocutes enemies (note: Invulnerability while using it is a gameplay mechanic as has been proven many times on Pit vs Kratos alone)

Level 1

  • Poseidon's Rage - Attack multiple enemies at once. L2
  • Poseidon's Rage (Air) - While in air, attack multiple enemies at once. L2

Level 2

  • Bigger Damage Area
  • Increased Damage
  • Wrath of Poseidon - Unleashes a powerful area attack with spinning lightning bolts. Kratos is invincible during eight seconds. L2, tap O

Level 3

  • Bigger Damage Area
  • Increased Damage

medusa's gaze:  Kratos can use these to turn enemies he targets with this into stone 

Level 1

  • Gorgon Torrent - Turn enemies to stone with this powerful weapon. 

Level 2

  • Stronger Freeze Beam
  • Gorgon Flash - Rapidly freezes enemies. 
  • Gorgon Flash (Air) - Freeze enemies in the air. 

Level 3

  • Stronger Freeze Beam
  • Gorgon Rage - Freezes all enemies at once. 


zeus' fury: Can throw Zeus' thunderbolts at his opponents. Can supercharge the bolts for moar damage

Level 1

  • Zeus' Fury - Hurls powerful thunderbolts at enemies. 
  • Zeus' Fury (Air) - Hurl powerful thunderbolts in the air. 

Level 2

  • Increased Damage
  • Attack more faster
  • Might of Zeus - Charge up thunderbolts for a massive attack. 

Level 3

  • Increased Damage
  • Attack more faster

blade of artemis: A large powerful blade used by Artemis to slay a Titan

Level 1

  • Sword Summon - Allows Kratos to switch to Blade of Artemis.
  • Sword Sheath - Allows Kratos to switch to blade of chaos
  • Wrath of Artemis - Slow and powerful multi hitting attack. 
  • Revenge of Artemis - Multi hit sword spin. (Note: this same attack can be performed after pressing Square four times)
  • Ascension of Artemis - Launches enemies and Kratos into the air.  (hold to follow the enemies in the air)
  • Retribution of Artemis - Slam the Blade on the ground. Most powerful of all sword attacks. (Note: this same attack can be performed by pressing Triangle in the air or after pressing O,O,O)
  • Stab - Brutally dashes the Blade forward. Focus on a single enemy.  (Note: This attack isn't mentioned in the Blade's original combo list, but is included in the game)

​level 2

  • Increased Damage

Level 3

  • Increased Damage


army of hades : Can summon souls of Hades which attack nearby enemies. Are also immune to damage through spiritual intangiability

Level 1 

  • Army of Hades - Summon the souls of the dead. 
  • Army of Hades (Air) - Summon the souls of the dead in air. 

Level 2 

  • Increased Damage

Level 3 

  • Increased Damage

blade of the gods:

  • Zeus' Gift -
  • Poseidon's Gift - 
  • Athena's Gift - 
  • Hades' Gift -


Rage of the Gods: Basically where Kratos becomes supercharged with power and becomes stronger and invulnerable (gameplay mechanics and no limit fallacy) 

  • God Mode Activate - Depress Left Analog Stick and Right Analog Stick to activate Rage of the Gods.(Requires Level 2 'Blades of Chaos) 
  • Tempest of the Fates - Powerful space clearing attack. (Requires Level 4 Blades of Chaos) 
  • Athena's Blessing - Kratos receives infinite magic while Rage of the Gods is active. (Requires Level 5 Blades of Chaos)


poseidon's trident: A relic that allows Kratos to breathe underwater

  • swim up -
  • swim down- 
  • swim dash- 

Pandora's Box: Was used by Kratos against Ares at the end of God of War 1. Gives Kratos the size and power to fight and kill a God

GOD OF WAR GHOST OF SPARTA Edit

blades of athena:

Level 1

  • Icarus Lift (Air) - While in the air, press X to gain more height. 
  • Olympic Ascension - Hold triangle to launch enemies and jump into the air.
  • Olympic Slash - Hold square to perform an explosive strike that drives your enemies back.
  • Orion's Harpoon - Press circle while enemy is airborne to slam them back to the ground. 
  • Athena's Reverse - Tap L just before an enemy attack connects to parry. 
  • Plume of Prometheus - A quick and powerful combo ending in a fiery finish.
  • hyperion charge - Initiate a running charge and grab enemies by colliding with them. 
  • Hyperion Charge (Air) - When airborne, throw yourself toward enemies and grab them on contact. 

Level 2

  • Cyclone of Chaos - Rapidly swing your blades, hitting all surrounding enemies multiple times. 
  • Cyclone of Chaos (Air) - While airborne, rapidly swing your blades, hitting all surrounding enemies multiple times. 
  • Athena's Revenge (Parry) - After a successful parry, press square or triangle to do a powerful counterattack.
  • Increased Damage

Level 3

  • Spirit of Hercules - A powerful but slow multiple hit combo with an explosive finish that launches enemies into the air. Triangle, triangle, triangle
  • Valor of Hercules - A powerful but slow multiple hit combo that sends enemies flying back. Triangle, triangle, square
  • Hyperion Rush (Running) - During a Hyperion Charge, press Square to slam your shoulder into an enemy. Press Square during a Hyperion Charge
  • Hyperion Rise (Running) - During a Hyperion Charge, press Triangle to deliver an uppercut to launch enemies. Press Triangle during a Hyperion Charge
  • Hyperion Rush (Evading) - While evading, press Square to slam your shoulder into an enemy. Press Square while evading
  • Hyperion Rise (Evading) While evading, press Triangle to deliver an uppercut to launch enemies.Press Triangle while evading
  • Increased Damage

Level 4

  • Tartarus Retribution - A focused attack that hits rapidly ending in an explosive finish, launching enemies. 
  • Tartarus Retribution (Air) - While airborne, rain down multiple attacks, with an explosive finish, launching enemies. 
  • Increased Damage


eye of atlantis:  weapon that can shoot a beam of electric energy

Level 1

  • Eye of the Storm - Press right directional button to strike down your enemies with furious lightning. 

Level 2

  • Increased Damage
  • Increased Duration
  • Arc Lightning - Strikes additional enemies

Level 3

  • Increased Damage
  • Increased Duration
  • Fury of Poseidon - Press right directional button, then tap circle rapidly to blast enemies, causing additional arcs of lightning that damages enemies.


scourge of erinys :

Level 1

  • Eternal Void - Press Left to create a void that consumes enemies, hitting them multiple times. Left

Level 2

  • Increased Damage
  • Increased Range

Level 3

  • Increased Damage
  • Increased Range

arms of sparta : Kratos's old shield and spear, can be used to defend against things like fire

Level 1


  • Strength of Ares - A fearsome combo ending in a devastating strike that sends enemies flying back.
  • Wrath of Ares - A fearsome combo ending in an explosive finish that launches enemies. 
  • Spartan Ascension - Hold triangle to launch enemies with your shield and jump into the air.
  • Aim - Draw your spear and take aim at enemies. 
  • Aim (Air) - While airborne, draw your spear and take aim at enemies. 
  • Spear Assault - Hurl spears at your enemies with deadly accuracy. 
  • Spear Assault (Air) - While airborne, hurl spears at your enemies with deadly accuracy. 
  • Laconian Guard - Shield yourself from enemy attacks. It is possible to walk while protected. 
  • Laconian Guard (Air) - While airborne, shield yourself from enemy attacks.
  • Spartan Offensive - Unleash a series of rapid strikes with your spear. 
  • Spartan Offensive (Air) - While airborne, unleash a series of rapid strikes with your spear.
  • Laconian Deflect - Tap L just before an enemy attack connects to parry with the shield. 

Level 2

  • Increased Damage
  • Spirit of Leonidas - Throw your spear into the ground, sending your enemies flying back.
  • Spirit of Leonidas (Air) - While airborne, throw your spear into the ground, sending your enemies flying back. 
  • Rage of Leonidas - Slam your shield into the ground, launching enemies into the air. ( Note: when performing Rage of Leonidas, hold down triangle and release when the edges of the shield flash for more powerful attack.)
  • Rage of Leonidas (Air) - While airborne, crash down on enemies, launching them into the air.
  • Laconian Strike (Parry) - After a successful parry, press square or triangle to do a powerful counterattack. 

Level 3

  • Increased Damage
  • Rapid Spear Assault - an onslaught of attacks on your enemies with your spear.
  • Spartan Charge - Initiate a running charge that smashes enemies with your shield.
  • Spartan Charge (Air) - While airborne, throw yourself toward enemies smashing them with your shield. 
  • Pride of Sparta (Running) - During a Spartan Charge, press square to lunge fiercely with your spear.
  • Valor of Sparta (Running) - During a Spartan Charge, press triangle to launch enemies with your shield. 

Level 4

  • Increased Damage
  • Ares Barrage - Bombard your enemies with spears from above.
  • Ares Vengeance - A single spear that crashes down on enemies from above, knocking them back.


horn of boreas: 

Level 1

  • Roaring Tempest - Hold up directional button to summon a tempest of ice that can hits multiple times and can freeze multiple enemies. 

Level 2

  • Increased Damage
  • Increased Range

Level 3

  • Increased Damage
  • Increased Range

​aphrodite's ambrosia:

thera's bane :

Level 1

  • Fire Blades - Charge the Blades of Athena with the fire of Thera. 

Level 2

  • Increased Damage
  • Increased Regeneration
  • Improved Searing Core - Explosions have increased damage

Level 3

  • Increased Damage
  • Increased Regeneration
  • Improved Searing Core - Explosions have increased damage


blade of olympus(zeus) :

  • Basic Combo - Zeus swings his blade multiple times.
  • Heavy Attack - Zeus Slams the ground with the gaunlet of zeus which send enemies flying.
  • Heavy Combo - Zeus rises up after slaming the ground and comes back down again with another slam.
  • Magic Attack - Zeus sends a bolt of lightning and works the same way as scourge of erinys. 
  • Special Attack - Zeus tackles the foe with his gauntlet

GOD OF WAR IIEdit

blades of athena :

Level 1

  • Icarus Lift (Air) - While in the air, press X to gain more height. 
  • Olympic Ascension - Hold triangle to launch enemies and jump into the air. 
  • Orion's Harpoon - Press circle while enemy is airborne to slam them back to the ground. 
  • Athena's Reverse - Tap L1 just before an enemy's attack connects to parry. 
  • Plume of Prometheus - A quick and powerful combo ending in a fiery finish.

Level 2

  • Increased Damage
  • Rampage of the Furies - Focus your rage on one enemy with this multiple hit attack. 
  • Rampage of the Furies (Air) - Quickly swing your blades in this multiple hit aerial attack. 

Level 3

  • Increased Damage
  • Cyclone of Chaos - Rapidly swing your blades, hitting all surrounding enemies multiple times.
  • Cyclone of Chaos (Air) - While airborne, rapidly swing your blades, hitting all surrounding enemies multiple times.
  • Spirit of Hercules - A powerful but slow multiple hit combo with an explosive finish that launches enemies into the air. 
  • Valor of Hercules - A powerful but slow multiple hit combo that sends enemies flying back. 

Level 4

  • Increased Damage
  • Hyperion Charge (Run) - Hold square to slash your blades in an arc, continue to hold square to initiate a running charge. Hold square
  • Hyperion Rush (Running) - During a Hyperion Charge press square to slam your shoulder into an enemy. Square
  • Hyperion Rise (Running) - During a Hyperion Charge press triangle to deliver an uppercut to launch enemies. Triangle
  • Athena's Wrath (Evading) - While Evading (R3), press triangle to create an explosive wave along the ground, launching enemies in front of you into the air. 
  • Prometheus' Torment unlocked, (on God of War II) see rage of titans

Level 5

  • Increased Damage
  • Tartarus Rage - Swing your blades down onto multiple enemies, launching them into the air. 
  • Tartarus Rage (Air) - While airborne, rain down multiple attacks and land with an explosive finish, launching enemies into the air. 
  • Prometheus' Inferno unlocked, (on God of War II) see rage of titans


Typhon's Bane: A magical bow that fires very sharp gusts of wind similar to arrows. THis bow also allows Kratos to create small hurricanes, fire multiple wind homing blasts and summon a raging tempest that attacks enemies around him

Level 1

  • Wind Blast - Hold L2 and then press square to fire a gust of wind at your enemies. L2 + square
  • Wind Blast (Air) - While airborne, hold L2 and then press square to fire a gust of wind at your enemies. 

Level 2

  • Rapid Fire Wind Blast - The gusts of wind can be shot more rapidly as the square button is pressed
  • Lethal Vortex - Hold L2 and then press triangle to release a whirlwind that launches enemies into the air.

Level 3

  • Lethal Vortex Upgrade
  • Wind Blast (Charged) - While holding L2, hold square and then release to fire multiple homing wind blasts. 
  • Titan Storm - Hold L2, and then press circle to command a raging tempest with a large area of damage.

Rage of the Titans: Basically the same as Rage of the Gods, except you just recieve less damage instead of become invulnerable, kratos also can create tornado fire with this rage ability

  • Titan's Rage Activate/Deactivate - Press L3 and R3 simultaneously to call forth the Rage of the Titans. Pressing it again will then turn the power off. 
  • Prometheus' Flare - Press L1 to unleash a fiery burst that will knock back nearby enemies.
  • Prometheus' Torment - Press square and continue holding to perform a continuous blazing radial attack. (Kratos' Blades of Athena must be at level 4 or above to perform this ability.) Square, hold square
  • Prometheus' Inferno - When the combo meter is 25 or greater, hold L1 to release a fiery torrent of pain that will damage surrounding enemies. (Kratos' Blades of Athena must be at level 5 to perform this ability.)


Cronos' Rage: Creates orbs of electricity that act as "traps" to damage enemies. The orbs can also explode

Level 1

  • Cronos' Rage - Create an Orb of Lightning that will target multiple enemies. Up to three Orbs can be placed. 
  • Cronos' Rage (Air) - While airborne, create an Orb of Lightning that will target multiple enemies. Up to three Orbs can be placed. 

Level 2 

  • Increased Damage
  • Strike Additional Enemies

Level 3 

  • Increased Damage
  • Strike Additional Enemies
  • Core Explodes - The sphere will explode in place and cause extra damage to enemies once its time has expired


Barabrian Hammer: A large and powerul hammer that once belonged to the Barbarian King. As well as being a melee weapon, Kratos can use it to create fire shockwaves by slamming it into the ground. Can also summon souls in a similar fashion to the Army of Hades

Level 1

  • Crushing Defeat - Slow multiple hit spin that rapidly gains speed
  • Might of the King - A mighty overhead blow that creates a powerful wave in front of you, launching enemies into the air.
  • Might of the King (Air) - A mighty airborne overhead blow that creates a powerful wave in front of you, launching enemies into the air. 

Level 2

  • Increased Damage
  • Soul Summon - Flick the Right Analog Stick (R) to summon a Cursed Soul to do your bidding; (2 souls max.)

Level 3

  • Increased Damage
  • Legion of Souls - Call forth a legion of Cursed Souls to attack your unsuspecting enemies. 


Spear of Destiny: A spear that can fire razor sharp energy blasts as projectiles. Can also leave traps on the battlefield that explode on contact 

Level 1

  • Deadly Slash - Slash the Spear in a wide arc striking multiple enemies.
  • Piercing Shards - Fire a volley of razor sharp projectiles.
  • Piercing Shards (Air) - Fire a volley of razor sharp projectiles while airborne. 

Level 2

  • Increased Damage
  • Unfortunate Remains - Use the Spear to create deadly hazards that will explode upon enemy contact. 

Level 3

  • Increased Damage
  • Altering Slash - Slash the Spear in a wide arc. One enemy who is struck will explode after a short time. 


Head of Euralye: Kratos can use these to turn enemies he targets with this into stone 

Level 1

  • Gorgon Stare - Hold L2 and then hold square until the enemy in your sight turns to stone. 
  • Gorgon Stare (Air) - While airborne, hold L2 and then hold square until the enemy in your sight turns to stone. 

Level 2

  • Gorgon Stare Upgrade
  • Gorgon Flash - Hold L2 and then press triangle to turn enemies to stone with a single glance; (most big enemies take only two shots).
  • Gorgon Flash (Air) - While airborne, hold L2 and then press triangle to turn enemies to stone with a single glance; (most big enemies take only two shots). 

Level 3

  • Gorgon Stare Upgrade
  • Gorgon Blast - Hold L2 and then press circle to let loose a surge of Euryale's magic that can stone multiple enemies. 
  • Gorgon Blast (Air) - While airborne, hold L2 and then press circle to let loose a surge of Euryale's magic that can stone multiple enemies.
  • Gorgon Rage - While holding L2, hold circle and then release to turn all surrounding enemies into stone.


amulet of the fates: Kratos can slow time by at least half with the Amulet of the Fates. Although he needs a statue to use this power, also seems to give him a degree of resistance to time manipulation going by GoW2 (since he was not immune in Ascencion, the Amulet of the Fates is the most likely reason for his supposed "immunity").

  • Amulet Activate - Hold L1 and then press R1 to temporarily slow time when near an active Statue of the Fates. Cannot be activated while rage of titans is on.  (However, it can be activated during the Rage of the Titans if a sub-weapon is equipped, because the 'Prometheus' Flare' attack, which uses the L1 button, is only available with the blades of athena)


Golden Fleece: A shiled worn on Kratos' right arm that allows him to deflect attacks thrown at him. Although this is largely based on gameplay mechanics and hard to gauge

  • Argo's Return - Press L1 before being hit to reflect an attack, projectile, or beam. 
  • Argo's Revenge - After a successful parry, press Square to do a powerful counterattack, damaging all nearby enemies.


Icarus Wings: Kratos uses these wings taken from Icarus to glide through the air

  • Icarus Glide (Air) - While in the air, press X and continue holding to glide for a short amount of time. 
  • Icarus Ascension - Use your wings to launch nearby enemies and jump into the air. 
  • Icarus Strike (Air) - While airborne, perform a quick single strike with your wings. 
  • Note that Icarus Ascension and Icarus Strike are no longer featured in God of War III whilst the Blades of Exile are equipped, unless you turn on Aphrodite's Garter.


Atlas Quake: Kratos pounds the ground with his fists causing massive shockwaves that can cause enemies and debris to go flying,( this magic can make earth shake based god of war 2 novel )

Level 1

  • Trembling Earth - Slam the ground with your fist, sending debris flying into enemies and doing damage in a wide radius. 
  • Trembling Earth (Air) - Slam into the ground from the air, creating debris and doing damage in a wide radius. 

Level 2

  • Increased Damage
  • Trembling Earth Upgrade

Level 3

  • Increased Damage
  • Destructive Earth - Press L2 to cause an earthquake, then rapidly tap circle to create  more debris and do more damage.
  • Destructive Earth (Air) - While airborne, press L2 to cause an earthquake, then rapidly tap circle to create more debris and do more damage. 


Blade of Olympus: Kratos' most powerful weapon. It is a large powerful sword that can fire energy blasts. Zeus was able to slay the Titans with one attack from the Blade, although Kratos' control over the Blade isn't as good as Zeus' as far as feats go. The Blade can also one hit gods and drain them of their power

Level 1

  • Divine Absolution - Stab the blade into an enemy multiple times. 
  • Divine Retribution - Unleash a blast of Godly Might. 
  • Divine Retribution (Air) - While airborne, unleash a blast of Godly Might.

Level 2

  • Divine Sacrifice - Drain orbs from all enemies who come into contact with the Sphere of Sacred Power.
  • Increased Damage

Level 3

  • Anger of the Gods - All attacks now discharge powerful blasts of Godly Might.
  • Increased Damage


time manipualtion: He can also travel through time. Although he has not demonstrated this ability without the Loom Chamber, contrary to the claims of other posters  

GOD OF WAR IIIEdit

Blade of elixe : 

Level 1


  • Olympic Fury - Basic light attack. 
  • Olympic Ascension - An attack that launches enemies and Kratos in the air. 
  • Hyperion Ram - Grab an enemy with your blades and pull yourself toward them. 
  • Hyperion Ram (air) - Grab an enemy with your blades and throw yourself toward them. 
  • Plume of Prometheus - A quick and powerful combo ending in a fiery finish.
  • army of sparta - Summon a protective phalanx of shields to drive back your enemies, and spears that pierce the enemies. 

Level 2

  • Increased Damage and Blade color
  • Cyclone of Chaos - Rapidly spin your blades, striking all nearby enemies multiple times.
  • Argos Ram (Golden fleece counter) - Parry an enemy with the fleece and ram into them.

Level 3

  • Increased Damage and Blade color
  • Spirit of Hercules - Slow but strong combo of devastating slams to the ground. 
  • Valor of Hercules - Slow but powerful combo that sends enemies flying back.
  • Hyperion Fury - Slam into an enemy and deliver a devastating combo. 
  • Athena's Wrath - After an evade, create an explosion that launches enemies into the air. 
  • Army of Sparta Lv. 2 - Summon a protective phalanx of shields, spears and arrows to drive back your enemies.

Level 4

  • Increased Damage and Blade color
  • Cyclone of Chaos Lv. 2 - Rapidly spin your blades, striking all nearby enemies multiple times.
  • Tartarus Rage - Smash your blades down onto a group of enemies.
  • Argo's Rise (Golden Fleece counter)- Parry an enemy with the fleece and send them flying straight up.

Level 5

  • Increased Damage and Blade color
  • Tartarus Rage Lv.2 - An even more powerful smash into the ground that sends enemies flying. 
  • Army of Sparta Lv. 3 - Summon a protective phalanx of shields, spears and arrows to drive back your enemies. 


Bow of Apollo :

Level 1

  • Flame Burst - Fire a flaming arrow, arrows are quite weak but can be fired at an incredibly fast rate 
  • Fiery Inferno - Hold Square to build up energy for a powerful flaming arrow that can scorch your foes. 

Level 2

  • Increased Damage
  • Reduced Cost for Charged Attacks


Claws of Hades :

Level 1

  • Hades Agony - Light combo.
  • Hades Curse - A slow and powerful combo ending in a haunting finish. 
  • Hades Ascension - Launch enemies into the air and follow them. 
  • 'Soul Rip - Grab an enemy with your claws and rip a soul out of an enemy that will attack others for you. Best for distraction/occupying, building up and maintaining huge combos, very weak damage. L1 + O (If you are at the gate to the Pits of Tartarus, this attack is the best option to achieve the "Hitman"  Trophy(Execute a 1000 hit-combo)).
  • Soul Summon - Summon the soul of a monster to attack your foes. 

Level 2

  • Tormenting Lash - Spin your claws around you quickly the fend off close enemies. 
  • Tormenting Lash (Air) - Spin your claws around you quickly the fend off close enemies. 
  • Increased Damage

Level 3

  • Hades Bane - While evading, press Triangle to deliver a vicious overhead slam.
  • Soul Summon Lv. 2 - Summon the soul of a monster to attack your foes. 
  • Increased Damage

Level 4

  • Increased Damage
  • Unending Sorrow - Summon your claws and launch foes into the air with this powerful strike.
  • Unending Sorrow (Air) - Stab your claws to the ground and pull them back to attack your enemies.

Level 5

  • Increased Damage
  • Soul Summon Lv. 3 - Summon the soul of a monster to attack your foes.

Soul Summons

  • For the list of enemies that can be summoned with the claws

Available at Level 1

Cerberus Mongrel

Sends the Cerberus mongrel after your foes, and then delivers a powerful swipe.

Olympus Sentry

Summons a trio of Olympus sentries to attack nearby enemies with their swords.

Olympus Archer

Summons an  Olympus archer to provide cover fire with a stream of arrows.

Available at Level 3

Gorgon Serpent

Commands a Gorgon serpent to attack and petrify nearby enemies.

Olympus Fiend

Sacrifices an Olympus fiend to launch enemies around Kratos into the air.

Chimera

Summons a Chimera to attack and blow fire on nearby enemies with its lion face.

Available at Level 5

Cyclops Berserker

Calls upon a massive Cyclops Berserker to storm foes with a back handspring, then a powerful high-five with its fist.

Centaur General

Orders a Centaur general to charge a G-shaped line through your foes.

Siren Seductress

Summons a Siren seductress to build up a powerful blast that hurts all your foes. Highly damaging and wide-range, but long startup lag.


Helios' Head: Helios' head that was torn off by Kratos and used a flashlight to reveal invisilbe objects, light dark enemies and blind his opponents

Level 1

  • Solar Beam - Hold the head of Helios to reveal hidden secrets 
  • Solar Flash - Release a small burst of light that blinds some enemies 
  • Solar Flare - Hold and release Triangle to release an enveloping burst of light that lights up dark areas and blinds enemies surrounding Kratos 

Level 2

  • Enemies need less shots to explode
  • Increased Damage
  • More time for enemies to explode


Nemesis Whip :


Level 1

  • Furious Contempt - Quick combo that damages all surrounding enemies. Square, square, square, square, square
  • Righteous Tirade - Kratos throws the Nemesis whip in front of him and holds it in front of him like a blender. Hold square at any point during Furious Contempt
  • Righteous Ascension - Launch enemies into the air and grind them up with your blades. 
  • Harsh Penance - A short combo that launches you and your enemies into the air extremely quickly.
  • Surging Lash - Whip an enemy, delivering a deadly shock.
  • Nemesis Rage - Shock all enemies around Kratos with a powerful lightning surge.

Level 2

  • Increased Damage
  • Severe Judgment - Lash enemies and launch them into the air. L1 + square
  • Severe Judgement (Air) - Midair combo not unlike Apollo's Ascension from GoW 1. Continue to hold L1 + square after Severe Judgement
  • Increased Righteous Tirade/Ascension Duration

Level 3

  • Increased Damage
  • Avenging Strike - Deliver a powerful spinning attack after evading. R3 + triangle
  • Nemesis Rage Lv. 2 - Shock all enemies around Kratos with a powerful lightning surge. R2
  • Increased Righteous Tirade/Ascension Duration

Level 4

  • Increased Damage
  • Deadly Reprisal - Kratos leaps forward, hitting all enemies in his path. L1 + triangle
  • Deadly Reprisal (Air) - Slash enemies back down to the ground and slash again. L1 + triangle, hold to continue spinning blades on ground, release to slash
  • Increased Righteous Tirade/Ascension Duration

Level 5

  • Increased Damage
  • Nemesis Rage Lv. 3 Shock all enemies around Kratos with a powerful lightning surge.
  • Increased Righteous Tirade/Ascension Duration



Rage of Sparta: Basically the same as the above 2, except less powerful, probably due to lacking powerups from other beings

Soul Summoning: Ability of the Claws of Hades. Can summon several souls to attack his opponents, some of which possess special abilities (such as petrification and sound-waves) (not complete)

Army of Sparta: Ability of the Blades of Exile. Can create a phalanx around him where several spears thrust out of it and several arrows rain down from the sky, hurting enemies

Bow of Apollo: Can rapid fire arrows and supercharge arrows that light on fire

Nemesis Rage: Ability of the Nemesis rage is where Kratos electrocutes his enemies when they come into contact with the Whip

Nemean Roar: Kratos slams the ground with his Nemean Cestus, creating waves of magic energies to hurt his enemies

God of War: Kratos' form when he became the God of War after killing Ares. As such Kratos logically possesses Ares' powers including telekinesis, size shifting, pyrokinesis, flight, telepathy, pocket dimension/pocket universe manipulation, reality warping . Since this is not current incarnation, this is normally not used unless stated by the OP

Boots of Hermes: Boots that let Kratos run at hypersonic speed for a short time




 ALL  WEAPON AND MAGIC STILL WORK IN THE PROGRESS (including power and abilities)

FP VictoriesEdit

Ares (God of War)

Avatar Aang (Avatar: The Last Airbender) - Aang Profile (Kratos can solo the verse easily)

Conan (Conan the Barbarian) - Conan Profile

Dante Alighieri (Dante's Inferno) - Dante Alighieri Profile (Kratos can solo the verse)

GLADOS (Portal)

Hercules (God of War)

Malus Darkblade (Warhammer Fantasy)

Master Chief (Halo) - Master Chief Profile

Nariko (Heavenly Sword) - Nariko Profile

Perseus (Clash of the Titans) - Perseus Profile (Kratos can solo the verse except possibly some of the gods)

Simon Belmont (Castlevania) - Simon Belmont Profile

War (Darksiders) - War

Xena (Xena Warrior Princess) - Xena Profile (Kratos can solo the verse)

Zeus (God of War)

FP DefeatsEdit

Cloud Strife (Final Fantasy VII) - Cloud Strife Profile 

Dante (Devil May Cry)

Sephiroth (Final Fantasy VII) - Sephiroth Profile (both combatants were not allowed magic)

Servants Gauntlet (Nasuverse) - (It was determined Kratos could beat the weaker Servants and would lose to the mid-high tier Servants such as Gilgamesh, Archer, both Lancers, Saber, Saber Alter and both Beserkers)

Spawn (Image Comics) - Spawn Profile

Thor (Marvel) - Thor Profile

World War Hulk (Marvel) - Hulk Profile

Wonder Woman (DC Comics) - Wonder Woman Profile

Zerg and Nicol Bolas (StarCraft and Magic the Gathering) - Zerg Profile (was allied with Kharn and Medivh and still lost)

Inconclusive MatchesEdit

Ganondorf (Legend of Zelda) - Ganondorf Profile

Percy Jackson (Camp Half Blood) - Percy Jackson Profile


Note: The notable techniques contains every item that Kratos had throughout the GoW series. He doesn't have all of them in his current incarnation

Other: It should be noted some pilers disagree with Kratos' reactions, namely theobserver, Kitten Lord and Aelfinn

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