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God of War 3 images

God of War 3 images

Because of some sort of internal team issue at Gamersyde, we have not been able to propose our review of God of War 3 so far. As we would not want to completely miss an opportunity to talk about the game, we managed to find you a bunch of images that should convince the most skeptical amongst you that the graphics and art direction are both top notch. The game is scheduled for release in about a week but you still have time to discover the first two episodes with God of War Collection, an excellent remastered version of the PS2 games.

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Commented on 2010-03-09 11:47:54
OH YES! BEAUTIFUL!
Commented on 2010-03-09 12:03:15
Very amazing game, you can tell when game creators want to show us some hard and profesional work in a masterpiece. Not trying to throw anything what comes by hand into the market. That is why i like Sony and creators like Santa Monica studio. Keep up doing good things - entertaining us, but not waisting the time of our life. Applause!
Commented on 2010-03-09 12:12:16
The light is awesome.
Only one word: EPIC.
Commented on 2010-03-09 12:15:36
I think its looks pretty average tbh, probably looks a lot better in motion.
Commented on 2010-03-09 12:21:25
I remember there was an article on the type of AA they are using... Has it been introduced after the demo? The demo was very jaggy.

These screens are however stunning
Commented on 2010-03-09 12:30:09 In reply to Jollipop
Posted by Jollipop
I think its looks pretty average tbh, probably looks a lot better in motion.
Hahahaha there is ALWAYS someone who will say this no matter how good a game looks.
Commented on 2010-03-09 12:39:01 In reply to Jollipop
Posted by Jollipop
I think its looks pretty average tbh, probably looks a lot better in motion.
Best advice: play the demo. It looks incredible.
Commented on 2010-03-09 12:49:47 In reply to Jollipop
Posted by Jollipop
I think its looks pretty average tbh, probably looks a lot better in motion.
Another word: ophthalmologist.
Commented on 2010-03-09 13:03:50
Whipped out the demo again, was just standing too close to the screen :) What a muppet. Can't wait for this
Commented on 2010-03-09 13:31:16
yeah, the game looks freaking jaw dropping, but i knew that ages ago. i've said it before and i'll say it again, the kratos character model is one of the best i've seen EVER. drake is probably better seeing as he uses double the amount of polys (80k as opposed to 40k in kratos) but my god he looks impressive, as does the game in general. can't wait to play it.
Commented on 2010-03-09 13:43:25
great, i now patiently await the review. :)
awesome screens from an awesome game.
where's that guy that was circling all the low res textures some time ago?lol
Commented on 2010-03-09 13:53:30
insane...best looking game Ive ever seen
Commented on 2010-03-09 14:07:06
Looks Great!
Commented on 2010-03-09 14:08:46
Image 14 looks like ARSE!
Commented on 2010-03-09 14:54:47 In reply to Bakutheswede
Posted by Bakutheswede
Hahahaha there is ALWAYS someone who will say this no matter how good a game looks.
Yea and there is always someone who has to go out of their way to disagree with you ..
Commented on 2010-03-09 15:03:35
Looks good indeed, but I dont get why everyone in here is getting wet pants over this...Its not THAT awesome looking is it?

Well maybe its just not my genre...
Commented on 2010-03-09 15:07:35 In reply to Redneck
Posted by Redneck
Looks good indeed, but I dont get why everyone in here is getting wet pants over this...Its not THAT awesome looking is it?

Well maybe its just not my genre...
Again: play the demo to see the true graphics in motion. It's incredible.
Commented on 2010-03-09 15:09:06
wish they spend the same amount of effort in the envirenmonts wich lack a bit of design and quality, they did with kratos and some key enemys.
Commented on 2010-03-09 15:39:17 In reply to Redneck
Posted by Redneck
Looks good indeed, but I dont get why everyone in here is getting wet pants over this...Its not THAT awesome looking is it?

Well maybe its just not my genre...
I think maybe it's how much you look at the environment versus the characters maybe? The characters all look freaking fantastic to me. A lot of the environments, especially in terms of textures, start to look pretty muddy at times. But like many say about this game, when you consider all that is going on it's still a really impressive game.

It might not be in the same league as uncharted or killzone 2, but it still looks pretty good for the most part. But I do think that the die hard fans of the game tend to really get carried away with the graphical praise of this game, but we see that for all the exclusives anymore it seems.

The setpieces seem darker than the previous games so that's interesting. It might not be better than the first two games (the impression I get from the reviews) in terms of diversity and such, but it still looks like a very fun rollercoaster type game. Mabye just a rent due to being super linear, but still a blast no less.
Commented on 2010-03-09 15:55:09
This game trumps Uncharted 2 visually, IMO. The Scale, modeling and lighting are all top notch. Drake may have more polys, but I think Kratos uses the polys he has more efficiently, and that is more impressive to me. Personally I think KZ2 doesn't come near this game, but it's no secret how I feel about that smoke-and-mirrors-fest...
Commented on 2010-03-09 16:12:42
Looks friggin' awesome.
Commented on 2010-03-09 17:24:05
The demo doesn't look all that jaw dropping, but the same section in the final game has been tweaked to look noticeably better.

Apparently, most of the game looks beautiful, but there are some areas with lackluster visuals that clash with the rest of the presentation. I'm sure it will be damn impressive overall.
Commented on 2010-03-09 17:39:03 In reply to OpiZA
Posted by OpiZA
I remember there was an article on the type of AA they are using... Has it been introduced after the demo? The demo was very jaggy.

These screens are however stunning
I didn't think the demo was that jaggy, but their new AA solution apparently uses the SPUs and is more efficient. DigitalFoundry has an article up comparing the demo to the final version and it is damned impressive. Sony Santa Monica upped the detail and effects while increasing overall framerate.
Commented on 2010-03-09 17:57:37
I THINK Kratos is one sexy bastard... wah @.@ It's not handsome but it has that amazing bad-ass appeal. *Gay mode on*
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