God of War TV series is coming to capture your mind after its massive success with the game. The video game franchise that is popularly known as a PlayStation hit will get a live-action adaptation, and Amazon Prime Video is set to make it the next big thing of an OTT platform. In March, the news about the God of War TV series was in reports for the first time. Until the official announcement, it was just another speculation. But now the reality is here, and the God of War TV series will soon be on your screens.
The fans of God of War are excited to see their favorite game having a real-life portrayal. Moreover, we all look forward to the casting in the series. Of course, there will hopefully be new inclusions in the God of War TV series to maintain a flow in the storyline. So, what other can we expect? Let’s find out.
Amazon Prime Announced God of War TV Series
On 14th December, Amazon Prime Video officially ordered the God of War TV series, and Sony Pictures Television is a part of the project. Jim Ryan, the CEO, and chairman of the prestigious Sony Interactive Entertainment, initially gave hints about the TV adaptation of PlayStation’s 2018 hit video game, God of War, which we all are crazy about.
But to keep the privacy of the project, he further refused to pass any further comments on it. Fans have been living in hope and expectation. However, Amazon verifying the status of the God of War TV series clarified any given doubts surrounding the project.
Amazon Studios and Sony Pictures Television have shared a new press release to announce the news officially. So, now you can dream about the much-anticipated series.
Is There Any Updates Available About the God of War TV Series?
Not much is available regarding the project, but one thing is for sure Rafe Judkins will be the showrunner of the God of War TV series. Previously, Rafe had a massive involvement with “Wheel of Time.” And we all know how big of a success it was. The God of War franchise is on the mission of expanding its reach.
It is targeting to premiere in over 240 countries as well as territories. So, the God of War TV series will be available globally to stream. Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby will join the team to write for the God of War TV series. Cory Barlog, Asad Qizilbash, Carter Swan, Yumi Yang, Vertigo Roy Lee, and Jeff Ketcham are co-executive producers for the series.
Cast details are yet to be disclosed, and Katherine Pope, Sony Pictures Television Studios president, clarifies about not sharing the official cast members so soon. But this cannot stop fans from making wild guesses. It is said that Christopher Judge, the winner of a Game Award for his impeccable depiction of Kratos in the God of War Ragnarök, might be the lead for the God of War TV series. But we have no official update to confirm it.
What Will Be The Plot Of the God of War TV Series?
The official press release states the plot of the God of War TV series. It will revolve around Kratos, the God of War which is quite evident from the famous 2018 video game. Kratos chose to exile himself and left behind his blood-soaked past in ancient Greece. He decides to give up on his weapons for his entire lifetime. This led him to hang up those weapons in the Norse realm of Midgard.
However, with the death of his loving wife, Kratos is now commencing a journey with his son Atreus to fulfill his late wife’s last wish. She wanted her husband to spread “her ashes from highest peak,” and the journey to the final destination was not easy.
On the way, Kratos will soon realize that the entire quest is just a disguise. Thus, Kratos has to give multiple tests, even that of his bond with his son, and battle against new gods and monsters. It is up to Kratos to save the “fate of the world.”
Thus, the God of War TV series will be one epic show that fans will enjoy.
More details will be released in the upcoming days, and the God of War TV series is already on the must-watch list of fans. For now, there is no further description given by the creators. To learn all about the latest updates, watch out for this space.