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Just bought the God Of War collection. Where to start ?

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User Info: TheTrueNub

TheTrueNub
4 years ago#11
For every series ever made you always play by release date.
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User Info: DocDelicious

DocDelicious
4 years ago#12
Start by returning the games, then buy something good.
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TheTrueNub
4 years ago#13
DocDelicious posted...
Start by returning the games, then buy something good.


Oh you.

They're not bad games. They're very well designed, built and executed. They're just stale now. The series hasn't changed much since it's origin.

I'd say they're more tired than bad.
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User Info: crazyman32

crazyman32
4 years ago#14
DocDelicious posted...
Start by returning the games, then buy something good.


What a scintillating post.I would start in order of release date TC.
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User Info: War_Fail

War_Fail
4 years ago#15
A_Nonny_Moose posted...
Always go by release date.


TheTrueNub posted...
For every series ever made you always play by release date.
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User Info: 656stooge

656stooge
4 years ago#16
TheTrueNub posted...
For every series ever made you always play by release date.


90% of the time that's the best bet. there are exceptions though. Obviously it's harder with games because the latest entries normally look and play much better, but for something like Call of Juarez I'd actually recommend playing the prequel first, as something happens in the first game that is made all the more powerful by experiencing the prequel beforehand.

For GoW I'd personally play it GoW1, GoW CoO, then GoW2 and 3. There's a part in GoW2 (albeit a small one) that just never made sense until I played CoO.

And I still haven't played GoS yet, so I don't know where that fits in.
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deadmarv
4 years ago#17
656stooge posted...
TheTrueNub posted...
For every series ever made you always play by release date.


90% of the time that's the best bet. there are exceptions though. Obviously it's harder with games because the latest entries normally look and play much better, but for something like Call of Juarez I'd actually recommend playing the prequel first, as something happens in the first game that is made all the more powerful by experiencing the prequel beforehand.

For GoW I'd personally play it GoW1, GoW CoO, then GoW2 and 3. There's a part in GoW2 (albeit a small one) that just never made sense until I played CoO.

And I still haven't played GoS yet, so I don't know where that fits in.


I'm playing GoS now and to me it seems to take place right after GoW 1 ends.
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User Info: MrPoppadopolis

MrPoppadopolis
4 years ago#18
^Chronologically speaking, GoS does take place after GoW1 ends.
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User Info: LifeOfSyn

LifeOfSyn
4 years ago#19
I played them like this:

1 - 2 - 3 - CoO HD - GoS HD

I would have said "in order of release" but I suppose CoO came out on PSP first, etc.

I loved every single one btw.
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User Info: nclrwntr

nclrwntr
4 years ago#20
Play in release order. I don't understand why people bother asking this question. It's always release order. Games aren't created in a vacuum.
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