PSP Friday, February 22, 2008 | 3:44 PM

GOW: Chains of Olympus gameplay

GOW: Chains of Olympus gameplay

Brutal hero Kratos is back in the palm of your hand with God of War: Chains of Olympus, an exclusive Playstation Portable title. Games as fluid and jaw-dropping as that one, I demand more of them every single day.


Gameplay Trailer

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Commented on 2008-02-22 17:17:00
this is the only good title in the entire library , its about time that a good game finally is on PSP
Commented on 2008-02-22 17:17:35
Greaaaaaaaaaat

Tried the demo and loooooooved it

The graphics are the best so far on the PSP(also crisis core)

cant wait+must have game for every PSP owner
Commented on 2008-02-22 17:24:19 In reply to XSAVAGE
Posted by XSAVAGE
this is the only good title in the entire library , its about time that a good game finally is on PSP
I sighed at this comment.
Commented on 2008-02-22 17:30:54
COME ON GUYS

There are many good games on the PSP (silent hill...etc)
Commented on 2008-02-22 17:51:36 In reply to Contra
Posted by Contra
I sighed at this comment.
i find those types of imbeciles to be quite entertaining.lol jk
i can't wait to get this game.
Commented on 2008-02-22 17:57:55 In reply to XSAVAGE
Posted by XSAVAGE
this is the only good title in the entire library , its about time that a good game finally is on PSP
huh? only good title on the psp? so which are you then? blind or stupid?
Commented on 2008-02-22 18:15:14 In reply to KORNdog
Posted by KORNdog
huh? only good title on the psp? so which are you then? blind or stupid?
Both I'd wager.

I adore GoW, and this was brilliant, it's incredibly smooth as long as it wasn't loading scenery, during action it's amazing. Definite buy for me. I hear the framerate drops aren't in the full game either and so are just in the demo.
Commented on 2008-02-22 19:05:50
Dont listen to the haters. PSP is a great system, these days as a poor university student I live off PSP and PC. Syphon Filter titles were GREAT, MGS PO was the best Metal gear gaming experience, Tekken is awesome, Ace Combat has tons of replay value, Patapon is lovely, etc etc.

This game is gonna rock!! I was blown away by the demo, thought it was better than the GoW PS2 titles. Ready at Dawn is a great developer
Commented on 2008-02-22 21:50:28 In reply to XSAVAGE
Posted by XSAVAGE
this is the only good title in the entire library , its about time that a good game finally is on PSP
you lose at life, you win at being ignorant
Commented on 2008-02-22 23:29:10
(...) "only good title". LOL

Just to post a few games... Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops, Lumines II, Burnout Legends, Daxter, LocoRoco, Tekken: Dark Resurrection, OutRun 2006: Coast 2 Coast, Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth, Twisted Metal: Head-On, Ultimate Ghosts 'N Goblins, Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror, WipEout Pure, Ace Combat X: Skies of Deception, Me and My Katamari, Gradius Collection, Mega Man Powered Up, Virtua Tennis World Tour, Guilty Gear Judgment, Gitaroo Man Lives!, Gurumin: A Monstrous Adventure, Hot Shots Golf: Open Tee, DJ MAX Portable 2, Killzone: Liberation, Metal Slug Anthology, Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords, Street Fighter Alpha 3 Max, Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters, Metal Gear Acid, Metal Gear Acid 2, Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories, Sid Meier's Pirates!, SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Fireteam Bravo 2, Thinking Exit, Winning Eleven: Pro Evolution Soccer 2007, Virtua Tennis 3, Brave Story: New Traveler, Monster Hunter Freedom 2, Ridge Racer 2, Star Wars Battlefront: Renegade Squadron, SEGA Rally Revo, Crush, Monster Kingdom: Jewel Summoner, WipEout Pulse, Disgaea Portable, Castlevania: The Dracula X Chronicles, Silent Hill Origins, SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Tactical Strike, Syphon Filter: Logan's Shadow, Jeanne d'Arc, etc.

Upcoming titles... Wild Arms XF, Star Ocean: First Departure, Star Ocean: Second Evolution, Gran Turismo Mobile, Final Fantasy Tactics: The Lion War,
The Legend of Heroes III: Song of the Ocean, Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII, Dissidia: Final Fantasy, Patapon, Landstalker, God of War: Chains of Olympus,
Castlevania: The Dracula X Chronicles, R-Type Tactics, Echochrome, Gekido: The Dark Angel, Tales of Rebirth, etc.

Really, blind or stupid.
Commented on 2008-02-23 02:29:19 In reply to Contra
Posted by Contra
I sighed at this comment.
Same here. Anyway, does anyone else think this game is more graphically impressive than God of War 1? Cause it looks like it to me.
Commented on 2008-02-23 05:17:19 In reply to Tocasia
Posted by Tocasia
(...) "only good title". LOL

Just to post a few games... Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops, Lumines II, Burnout Legends, Daxter, LocoRoco, Tekken: Dark Resurrection, OutRun 2006: Coast 2 Coast, Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth, Twisted Metal: Head-On, Ultimate Ghosts 'N Goblins, Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror, WipEout Pure, Ace Combat X: Skies of Deception, Me and My Katamari, Gradius Collection, Mega Man Powered Up, Virtua Tennis World Tour, Guilty Gear Judgment, Gitaroo Man Lives!, Gurumin: A Monstrous Adventure, Hot Shots Golf: Open Tee, DJ MAX Portable 2, Killzone: Liberation, Metal Slug Anthology, Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords, Street Fighter Alpha 3 Max, Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters, Metal Gear Acid, Metal Gear Acid 2, Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories, Sid Meier's Pirates!, SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Fireteam Bravo 2, Thinking Exit, Winning Eleven: Pro Evolution Soccer 2007, Virtua Tennis 3, Brave Story: New Traveler, Monster Hunter Freedom 2, Ridge Racer 2, Star Wars Battlefront: Renegade Squadron, SEGA Rally Revo, Crush, Monster Kingdom: Jewel Summoner, WipEout Pulse, Disgaea Portable, Castlevania: The Dracula X Chronicles, Silent Hill Origins, SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Tactical Strike, Syphon Filter: Logan's Shadow, Jeanne d'Arc, etc.

Upcoming titles... Wild Arms XF, Star Ocean: First Departure, Star Ocean: Second Evolution, Gran Turismo Mobile, Final Fantasy Tactics: The Lion War,
The Legend of Heroes III: Song of the Ocean, Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII, Dissidia: Final Fantasy, Patapon, Landstalker, God of War: Chains of Olympus,
Castlevania: The Dracula X Chronicles, R-Type Tactics, Echochrome, Gekido: The Dark Angel, Tales of Rebirth, etc.

Really, blind or stupid.
You probably haven't even touched most of those games
Commented on 2008-02-23 07:23:34 In reply to Tinks
Posted by Tinks
You probably haven't even touched most of those games
You are wrong... Anyway, it's not necessary to have tried all the games in the list to prove my point: big names, good games, blind or stupid.
Commented on 2008-02-24 23:55:17
I've played the GoW demo. It was just as awesome as the PS2 version :) Can't wait for full game. GO KRATOS!

As far as great games on PSP (and yes, there are many GREAT psp games), this is probably one of the best. I'm currently playing Patapon. It's so quirky and weird and awesome, like Loco Roco. I love it :)

ps: out of the list of games above, I can say that I've completed (and loved) these: lumines 1+2, burnout legends, daxter, locoroco, tekken, valkyrie profile (awesome port), wipeout pure/pulse, virtua tennis, gitaroo man lives, gurumin (too kiddie), hot shots golf, metal slug, puzzle quest, ratchet ad clank, winning eleven, crush, castlevania, disgaea, final fantasy tactics (another great port)... need I go on?

PSP is slowly becoming one of the best handhelds. I paid $250 for my value pack when it first came out. Totally worth it.

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