God of War Ragnarök: Valhalla

God of War Ragnarök: Valhalla

released on Dec 12, 2023

God of War Ragnarök: Valhalla

released on Dec 12, 2023

God of War Ragnarök: Valhalla is a free DLC that introduces a new mode that uses elements of the roguelite genre. Players progress through a series of trials set in procedurally generated levels, where they must choose a relic, shield, and rage ability for each trial run. After completing a challenge within a trial, players can opt for upgrading their weapon, relic, or stats, but these enhancements only apply to that specific trial run. Each run and the completion of specific gameplay challenges unlock permanent rewards. If a player dies, they restart the trial from the beginning. The downloadable content (DLC) also introduces new enemies, including new and familiar ones from the Greek era games like cyclopes and minotaurs.


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Essa DLC veio como um presente para os fãs de longa data do Fantasma de Esparta. O Ragnarok já deu um final digno e emocionante para Kratos, mas a Valhalla acrescenta algo a mais que não sabíamos que precisávamos. Foi algo tão bem feito que me jogar um RougueLite que é um estilo que eu não curto.

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Fun epilogue that helps close out this chapter of kratos' story with a look back into his past.

A fun dlc where you get to jump back into the excellent gameplay. Wouldn’t say it’s a required play but it’s good nonetheless.

This is simply perfect. What an incredible journey.

God of Hope.

A free DLC that goes into Kratos' remaining inner conflict, I enjoyed the story that was told here, they are fully embracing the past games and reflecting on all the events that led Kratos to where he is. The hybrid of the Greek and Norse mythologies is really cool and the acting was great.

I have to say, as a part of a game I loved, I do not love this expansion much. It's basically a very lite rougelike experience, where your perks and special attacks are randomised to present a "different" challenge each time you enter Valhalla. Except it's not that different since you have all your weapons and skills unlocked, and you can choose your shield, rage moves and sub ability before even entering.

The areas are not randomised. While it shuffles what order locations show up in, they are still the exact same areas every time you enter them. Considering this is a delve into Kratos' past, it's lame that there's only 1 Greek area, compared to the many realms from the Norse era.

Honestly I just got bored, you do the same thing, over and over again until the credits roll. You can get permanent upgrades to help, but you still have most of your stuff anyway. There are some cool new abilities, and the bosses are the highlight.

It's also totally free... so its harmless, but outside of a good story, I felt this DLC was disappointing. - 5/10