God of War: Chains of Olympus

Game review by Marc Saltzman, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Violence & sex make prequel off limits to kids.

PSP 2008

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 15 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 16+

Rated M for Mature

God of War Chains of Olympus is a hack and slash game released for the PlayStation Portable, but was later released on the PS3 as padt of a collection. You take control of the legendary protagonist named Kratos and you take on different monstrous creatures and a handful of mythical Greek Gods in an epic journey in ancient Greece. This game features lots of violent fighting involving sharp wielding blades. Theres a sputter of blood in every brutal hit and damage you inflicted, and there's a few dismemberment as well. This game is not for children, it's mainly targeted for older teens. There's also some nudity in it, as well as a sex scene mini game. Parental discretion is strictly recommended.

This title has:

Easy to play/use
Too much violence
Too much sex
age 18+

Highly Inappropriate

Unless you don't care about your kids and their values, I wouldn't let them even touch this game. The best thing this gaming series did was take the sexual scenes out the newest game. Other than that, the rest of the game series is absolute trash. It's like pornography, but as a game.

This title has:

Too much sex

Game Details

  • Platform: PSP
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
  • Release date: March 4, 2008
  • Genre: Action/Adventure
  • ESRB rating: M for Blood and Gore, Intense Violence, Nudity, Sexual Content
  • Last updated: November 4, 2015

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