Fans Are Pointing Out Cool Details From The 'God Of War' Series That We Never Noticed Before

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Vote up the most impressive details that made you say "whoa."

The God of War franchise kicked off in 2005 with the first title released for the PlayStation 2. The game exploded in popularity, making the PlayStation exclusive one of the console's best-selling titles. As the franchise grew, it saw the release of more than 15 titles, and more are on the way. Because the games focused on various Greek (and later Norse) mythology elements, they are jam-packed with details that make them seem like video game movies via beautifully rendered cinematics.

Fans have been playing God of War games for nearly two decades, and throughout all that time, plenty of gamers have found some interesting details. Occasionally, those same fans head over to the Gaming Details subreddit to post their findings. This list highlights the coolest details from the God of War series that most players never noticed before. Check them out below, and be sure to upvote your favorites before you head back to your console to play your favorite title in the franchise.

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    8 VOTES

    Atreus' Scar In 'God Of War' Mirror's His Father's Red Scar

    From Redditor u/Talesofus:

    God of War (2018): Atreus' scar is a lot like Kratos red scar.

    From Redditor u/miikeg47:

    Never saw this, but GOW’s art director posted this image with the caption “birthmark?” What do y’all think? Coincidental scarring, or a hereditary birthmark akin to Deimos?’

    8 votes
  • 2
    7 VOTES

    The PS4 Controller's Lightbar Changes Color In Each Realm In 'God Of War'

    The PS4 Controller's Lightbar Changes Color In Each Realm In 'God Of War'
    Photo: Amazon

    From Redditor u/Argoniek:

    I've noticed that in God of War (2018), the color of your controller's lightbar changes, depending on which realm you're currently highlighting in Tyr's Temple travel room.

    7 votes
  • 3
    5 VOTES

    You'll See A Classic Emote If You Use The Camera In 'God Of War' To Follow Baldur Down The Canyon

    From Redditor u/teskar2:

    In God of War (2018), if you use the free camera to follow Baldur down the canyon you will see this normal unseen emote.

    5 votes
  • 4
    5 VOTES

    The Save Screen In 'God Of War II' Tells The Game's Story

    From Redditor u/LightSpawn:

    In God of War 2, the save screen changes after you reach a certain point in the story.

    5 votes
  • 5
    5 VOTES

    The Leviathan Axe's Detail Features Ice Crystals In 'God Of War'

    From Redditor u/gaybobfagpants69:

    In God Of War (2018), the details in this game are just insane, you can clearly see some ice coming out of the Leviathan Axe.

    5 votes
  • 6
    8 VOTES

    A (Then) Working Phone Number Appears After You Beat 'God Of War'

    From Redditor u/daninlionzden:

    In God of War (2005), upon beating the game, if you destroy the two statues in front of the throne at Olympus, a phone number will appear that will give the caller a congratulatory message for beating the game.

    8 votes