Family Member/s He was wed to Asteria (daughter of Phoebe and Coeus). Otherwise, you should close this page and view another page. Perses was the son of the Titan Crius and Eurybia. Stheno, God Of War: Chains Of Olympus Male Persephone, God Of War His name is derived from the Ancient Greek word perthō (πέρθω – "to sack", "to ravage", "to destroy"). Trolls | Despite their lengthy confrontation, Kratos never says a single word to Perseus. Perseus Misc. Perseus is famous in Greek mythology for having slain the gorgon Medusa. Disciples of Ares | After his entrapment in the Hall of Atropos, Perseus goes mad but is still able to produce rational thoughts as before he attacks Kratos he reasons with himself, asking the question what the presence of Kratos means. However, in the first God of War game, it is Kratoswho kills the Gorgon, thus leaving unclear what made Perseus a hero in the game's universe. Theseus | Nonetheless, Kratos manages to smash Perseus' helmet and stabs him with his own sword. Perseus' role in the God of War series creates a plothole in the series' mythology. It is unknown what Perseus is famous for in the God of War mythos as Kratos was the one who killed Medusa. Máttugr Helson, Others Aegaeon | Powers/Skills Stone Talos | Charon | After he kills Perseus, Kratos aquires Perseus' Shield, and uses it to progress onward. 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Beyond this, Perseus only appears in God of War II. Valkyries | Although I hardly think a harpy's fool such as yourself deserves such praise. Morpheus | Herodius | Harry Hamlin However, at some point he became trapped in a large bathing house above the Hall of Atropos. He fights with a helmet that allowed him to turn invisible, throws some slings at Kratos, uses a sword and uses a shield to block cetains attacks. Kraken | Legionnaire | Am I, the great Perseus, to kill this fallen God to receive an audience with you? If not, then at least I can bathe in the glory of being the one who brought down the mighty Kratos. Erinys | He skilled with a sword, uses a sling to throw projectitles, and a shield that can generate a blinding light. Will that allow me to bring my love back from the grasp of Hades himself!? Cronos | Perseus is a major antagonist in God of War II. As many who traveled to the Island of Creation, Perseus was desperate to change his fate, in his case to save his loved one. Perseus, in Greek mythology, was the great-grandfather of Hercules. While the circumstances of Andromeda's death aren't explained in the game, Perseus seems to feel entitled to her affections despite only having met her for the first time on the day of her sacrifice. Griffin | En God of War II, Perseo parece estar en su propia búsqueda para buscar la Hermanas del Destino, para que su amor, Andrómeda (como se insinuó en el DVD extra), de entre los muertos. Therans, God of War: Ghost of Sparta Pandora's Guardian | Barbarians | Giant Arachnid | Bronze Talos | Modi | Pollux & Castor | Type of Villain Eventually, Kratos reaches the bathing house where Perseus is trapped and shuts the door, unknowingly trapping himself inside with Perseus. Centaurs | Elephantaur | Gods of Olympus | While Kratos can't see him, he then throws projectiles at Kratos with his sling. Beyond this, Perseus only appears in God of War II. Assassin | Due to Kratos using the power of the Sisters of Fate to return in time to the moment Zeus killed him, it's possible that Perseus, as well as everyone else killed by Kratos after this moment, are alive due to changing the timeline. He also uses a large variety of items given to him by various Gods. Perseus Argos Manticore | Helios | None Give me a sign! Mole Cerberus | Another idea could be that while he killed a different gorgon, he didn't reach Andromeda in time and she was killed by Ketos. Dark Rider/Dark Griffin | Aesir. Geryon | Demigod Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Some time prior to the game, Perseus embarked on a journey to the Island of Creation to meet the Sisters of Fate and change his destiny so that he could brin… In vengeance, Perseus killed Ketos (which is how he got his fame) and then Perseus travelled to the Sisters of Fates in order to save Andromeda. Reach the Sisters of Fate to revive his love. By throwing Perseus through the wall, he also manages to make his way out of the bathing house to continue his quest. Si no, entonces matar a … Evil-doer Demigods | Species/Race Callisto | They had one child noted in mythology, Hecate, honoured by Zeus above all others as the goddess of magic, crossroads, and witchcraft. Thinking this was a test from the Sisters of Fate, Perseus confronted Kratos. Hippocampi | God of War: Ascension Being a demigod, Perseus possesses supernatural strength and agility. Occupation The most likely explanation, is that since Kratos doesn't know that Zeus is his father he also doesn't know that Perseus is his half-brother. Rocs | Perseus's appearance in this game is modeled after his voice actor, Harry Hamlin, who had previously portrayed the character in the 1981. As Kratos would be the reason that he lost Andromeda in the first place, his actions would be driven by hate, instead of pride and ambition. He seeks the Sisters of Fate so he can revive his love. He was commonly said to have accomplished this feat with a variety of magical items lent to him by the gods, including a helmet of invisibility, the winged sandals of Hermes, a magical sword, a special pouch to store Medusa's head, and a reflective shield that allowed him to find and kill the Gorgon without actually looking at her and turning to stone. Medusa | Athena | In-Game Information However, in the first God of War game, it is Kratos who kills the Gorgon, thus leaving unclear what made Perseus a hero in the game's universe. Tragic Fighter. Harpies | Gyges | He also doesn't believe that Kratos should have been granted the chance to kill Ares as he finds this too much praise for the Spartan. Perseus' original appearance was modeled after Harry Hamlin's portrayal of the character in the 1981 film, but due to copyright restrictions his appearance was changed. Perseo è un antagonista in God of War II.Egli cerca le Sorelle del Destino così potrà rianimare il suo amore. Origin Piraeus Lion | Deceased Kill Kratos in order to gain the Sisters of Fate's attention. Alias/es In Greek myth, Perseus was the famous hero who killed the Gorgon, Medusa. Some time prior to the game, Perseus embarked on a journey to the Island of Creation to meet the Sisters of Fate and change his destiny so that he could bring "his loved one" back to life. When Kratos destroys Perseus' sword, Perseus will processed to creating a blinding light that tempoary blinds Kratos, which leaves him vunerable to any attacks if he doesn't get out the daze. This shows that his relationship with Andromeda was more a case of obsessive love than a genuine relationship between the two. He then kills his half-brother, by throwing him through a wall to impale him on a hook. God of War: Ascension (Multiplayer-skin)God of War II. Cerberus | Attempted murder Kerosians | Perseo emprendió un viaje hacia la Isla de la Creación, en donde buscaba una audiencia con las Hermanas del Destino para traer a su amor, Andrómeda, del mismísimo Hades. https://godofwar.fandom.com/wiki/Perseus?oldid=116394. Chimera | God of War Wiki is a FANDOM Games Community. He also has a helmet called the Hades' Helm which grants him invisibility. Island of Creation After Kratos destroys the helmet, Perseus still has his sword and shield. Deimos | Pothia | Reach the Sisters of Fate to revive his love.Kill Kratos in order to gain the Sisters of Fate's attention. Birthplace Freya, Creatures in God of War Titans | Sisters of Fate (Lahkesis, Atropos & Clotho) | Quando Kratos stava cercando un modo per arrivare al Tempio delle Sorelle del Destino, si è imbattuto in Perseo, che è stato intrappolato in una stanza senza uscite. It is possible that Perseus is solely known for being a demigod. Colossus of Rhodes | Perseus is famous in Greek mythology for having slain the gorgon Medusa. Ares, God of War Comics A second hypothesis is that Perseus indeed killed Medusa and took her head prior to the events of, This could also explain why Perseus wasn't hateful of Kratos. Having gone somewhat mad after being trapped for a long time in that room, Perseus assumes the Sisters are trying to test him and attempts to kill Kratos using his magic sword and helmet of invisibility. Scylla | He may have killed a lesser Gorgon or maybe even Stheno, as his shield has the face of a Gorgon engraved in it. However, in his fight with Kratos, he saw the Spartan's strength and realized his error in his judgment. As most heroes in the God of War series, Perseus is very confident in his own skill and quickly underestimates the abilities of Kratos. The Slayer of Gods. Argos | Doppelgängers | Minotaur | Alias Skorpius | Appears in The Dissenter | In the first part of the battle, he uses Hades' Helm to turn invisible. Revenant | Elemental Talos | Persian Army | Hades' Phoenix | Automaton | Perseus is a demigod, so he has great physical strength and stamina. Polyphemus | When Kratos was figuring out a way to get to the Temple of the Sisters of Fate, he came across Perseus, who was trapped in a room with no exits. Persian King | God of War II Editar. Poseidon | He was the son of Zeus and the mortal Danaë, as well as the half-brother and great-grandfather of Heracles. SwordsmanshipA helmet of invisibilityShieldSwordPolos Draugr | Euryale | Magni | Baldur | He was, alongside Cadmus and Bellerophon, the greatest Greek hero and slayer of monsters before the days of Heracles. Ceryx, God Of War II Cyclops | https://villains.fandom.com/wiki/Perseus_(God_of_War)?oldid=4032628, Perseus is Kratos' half-brother, this makes him the third half-relative he's killed, the first being. Atlas | At first he pleaded for Kratos' help because he was trapped, but when Kratos managed to enter into the room, the door closed leaving both Perseus and Kratos trapped. Odin | After Kratos manage to knock out Perseus, Kratos drowns Perseus, and tosses him onto a hook, killing him. Gaia | Voiced by The Furies (Megaera, Tisiphone/Daimon & Alecto) | Hephaestus | Thanatos, God Of War: Betrayal Behind the Scenes Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Sirens | Perseus | Hercules | Crimes Hobby Goals Perses | After Kratos breaks his sword, he then uses the shield to reflect the light of the sun, which can then blind Kratos momentarily, leaving him open to attacks. Full Name Icarus | Gioco Modifica. DemigodWarrior Plague | Hydra | Hera | Él y Kratos acabar encontrando unos a otros en una cámara en el Salón de Atropos. Current status Typhon | None known Barbarian King | Loading... Unsubscribe from La Caverna del Gamer? Cereyon | God of War || Juego VS Mito || Perseo - Héroe y semidios La Caverna del Gamer. Despite their lengthy encounter, Kratos never says a single word to Perseus which is odd as he usually speaks to half-siblings before engaging them in battle. Zeus, God Of War (PS4) Sea Snake | When Kratos reaches the hall, Perseus calls to him for assistance, though the Spartan is unable to reach him immediately. Thor | After Kratos destroys the Helmet, Perseus will attack with his sword, if Kratos is too close, and throw some slings if Kratos is too far. Perseus was originally meant to have Harry Hamlin's Clash of the Titans appearance. Are you watching me now, Sisters? Basilisk | When Perseus is impaled on the hook, he is facing the door Kratos entered through, but on the ground floor, he is facing the direction Kratos has to go. He fought Kratos for the honor of killing the fallen. It could possible he simply had nothing to say to Perseus and wanted him to get out of the way. El enfrentamiento entre él y Kratos sucede en una cámara encima del Templo de Átropos. Gender Dredge of Boreas | Hades | If you are 18 years or older or are comfortable with graphic material, you are free to view this page. Gorgons | Perseus' role in the God of War series creates a plothole in the series' mythology. Location It is unknown what Perseus is famous for in the, It was speculated that he killed the gorgon. Dragons | Arms of Hades | Hermes | Hades Cerberus Breeder | Wraiths | Satyr | Zeus, God Of War III Danaus | Cancel Unsubscribe. He beheaded the Gorgon Medusa for Polydectes and saved Andromeda from the sea monster Cetus. Perseo le culpa de su ignorancia, que le llevó a creer que este encuentro fue una prueba para demostrar su valía para una audiencia con las Hermanas. Information Unknown Perseo incontra Kratos.