“God of War” followers are in for a deal with. Amazon introduced in the present day that Prime Video is getting a live-action collection primarily based on the extraordinarily fashionable PlayStation recreation. Whereas a premiere date has not been introduced, “God of Warfare” can be out there on Prime Video in additional than 240 nations and territories.
The present will observe Kratos, the God of Warfare, who leaves his gory previous in historic Greece to reside within the Norse realm of Midgard. Kratos mourns the demise of his spouse and units out on a treacherous journey together with his estranged son, Atreus, to meet her dying want — spreading her ashes from the best peak. Nevertheless, on this journey, Kratos is pressured to struggle all types of recent Gods and monsters as his bond together with his son is examined.
The brand new “God of Warfare” collection will possible be an enormous hit for Amazon. The announcement comes because the “God of Warfare” sequel, “God of War: Ragnarök,” launched to the general public final month, induced a flurry of excited avid gamers to grab up copies. Developed by Santa Monica Studio, PlayStation tweeted that “God of War: Ragnarök” was the “fastest-selling first-party launch recreation in PlayStation historical past.” The record-breaking recreation bought a whopping 5.1 million copies within the first week alone.
“The ‘God of Warfare’ is a compelling, character-driven franchise that we consider will captivate our world clients as a lot with its expansive and immersive worlds as its wealthy storytelling,” mentioned Vernon Sanders, head of worldwide tv at Amazon Studio, in a press release.
Amazon’s newest live-action collection joins many different online game variations, corresponding to HBO’s upcoming series, “The Last of Us,” Paramount+’s “Halo” and varied Netflix collection like “Arcane,” “Resident Evil” and “Witcher,” amongst others.