More like an unhype train. It's a God of War game, every bit as impressive as III graphically, and in spectacle. It gets marked down because it's glitchy, and unpolished compared to previous titles (some of which I've experienced myself, like Kratos falling through floors). I also didn't like the whole elemental system.
Loved it. Best Gow on console... almost as good as Gos, but not up to par. Graphically it's the best looking console game I've ever seen. Fantastic game.
how was the length of the single player?
I'm not a rusher... I don't race thru any game. I died a lot, more so towards the end during the trials before the patch. It took me a little under 12 hours. When I say it's good, it really is a stand out for the series. It got every single thing right and that's hard for a prequel to do.
I was ready to dismiss this series after gow 3... I'm glad I didn't.
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