Brandon does that a lot with this book, he keeps you hooked. The Furies managed to capture both Orkos and Aletheia, to which they ripped out Aletheia's eyes before they could inform Zeus. Despite that Ares was destroyed and Kratos took his place as the new God of War, there were still many followers towards the fallen Ares, believing that Kratos did not deserve his title and his predecessor must be avenged. § 3 , at Olympia v. Brandon loves fantasy and adventure novels, particularly of darker nature a Brandon Chen is a young author, born in May 1997, who began writing his first book, Age of Darkness, at the age of fourteen.
Ares pleaded for his life while reminding Kratos of the day that he had saved his life, and how he had only tried to make him a great warrior. He dodged the attack and took up the sword, allowing him to finally defeat Ares, who tried to get Kratos to spare him, saying that he only wanted to make him a great warrior. Kratos : The son of Zeus. Thee human blood, and swords, and spears delight, and the dire ruin of mad savage fight. Kratos : The Ghost of Sparta. § 4 , near Thebes Apollod. The most celebrated of these was Penthesileia who joined the Trojan War.
He confronted Ares, stating that the monster he had created had returned to kill him. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Evelyn-White Greek epic C8th or 7th B. The Storyline Teaser Before he was a God, he was a man. As a Spartan commander Kratos has been undefeated in battle but then he faces his greatest challenge yet, the barbarians of the east. Translation Mars Ares, Athenian black-figure amphora C6th B.
Kratos managed to escape and served Olympus for 10 years, all while hoping to redeem himself as well as for his sins to be forgiven. He found refuge in Thrace, his birthplace. In Alliance with the Furies Ares came to covet all of Olympus, especially Zeus's throne, so he struck an alliance with , and persuaded them to take a more ruthless approach. When Aphrodite loved Adonis, Ares in his jealonsy metamorphosed himself into a bear, and killed his rival. When released, he scolded his wife but had no plan of returning back to the underworld. Interestingly, he shared the same voice actor Steven Blum as Lucifer from the animated movie of , a game that shared many gameplay mechanics and themes.
He was also noted in Homer's Iliad to be leading the Trojans on a battlefield, accompanied with his frightening sons Phobos and Deimos and his sister Eris. Ares demonstrated that during his battle with Kratos, where he trapped him in the his own mind, where he was forced to protect his family, for Ares to kill after all, and almost broke his spirit. Attention Grabber : Keep watching this space for the exclusive God of War e-book, coming soon. After he saw Kratos as the potential warrior that he needed to overthrow Olympus, Ares accepted, violently wiped out the barbarians, and gave Kratos the as a sign of his servitude. He wanted to take over Mt. Otherwise, you should close this page and view another page. Kratos then ascended to Olympus and was given the crown, throne, and title as the new God of War, which meant that the peace of Ares' death was broken and whenever there were wars, for good or evil, they would be sought by and given permission to by Kratos, the new; all-powerful; and immortal God of War.
The franchise is loosely based on Greek mythology and is an absolute treat to the eyes, pain to the thumbs and gripping for the heart, just like most gamers like it. When the war had started, he promised his mother Hera and half sister Athena that he would fight for the Greeks. Disheartened, Kratos knelt as Ares prepared to deliver the final blow, but he suddenly noticed the large stone sword held by a statue of Athena. So he, along with his lover; the oracle, Aletheia, tried to warn Zeus about his parents' plan to overthrow Olympus. As an avid fan of manga at a young age, Brandon took inspiration from various of his favorite works.
Kratos was instructed to find in order to kill Ares. Most frighteningly, so do the , the grim-eyed female Spirits of Death, dressed in cloaks crimson with human blood. Kratos' strength matched Ares, and the ultimate battle for power began. Shed down a kindly ray from above upon my life, and strength of war, that I may be able to drive away bitter cowardice from my head and crush down the deceitful impulses of my soul. There were some unexpected twists and a great lesson within.
Then she tried to change his past by destroying the blade. Because of this, he was a less aggressive and physical form, revealing a more calm and understanding demeanour. I understand now why Chen had to have the New Ares be Ares, he's selfless. When he died, Ares' body exploded like a nuclear bomb. He was born after the Great War of the Gods and Titans and served his father faithfully for many years. All other content is produced by GreekMythology. It is said that no human can cross the vast desert and survi In the world of Terrador, the Persian Empire dominates over the other nations on the eastern continent of Dastia.