Atreus in the aftermath of the hunt, right before they are attacked by a troll. Suddenly, Atreus summoned Jörmungandr in his own tongue. Eventually, he killed his father. However, he suspected that Brok and Sindri might know its hiding place as he had seen them lurking in the mountain when Odin came for his visits. The duo reaches the corpse of Thamur, but realize that the ice is too thick to break through, so they climb to the top of the hammer and release it from its chains. God of War fans speculating about the game's inevitable sequel have some theories about how Atreus' other name may play into the story. After his mother's death, Atreus encounters his father, who was chopping down a tree which Faye marked. However, his gentle disposition initially made him hesitant to take a life, whether it was an innocent deer or a troll that attacked his father. At the Game Awards 2018, Christopher Judge and Sunny Suljic, the voice actors of Kratos and Atreus, respectively, were chosen to announce an award. Kratos frequent use of the term "boy" to call Atreus has become recurring jokes amongst fans and even various memes are produced based on it. Current status He explained that he was from a place called Sparta and his path began from pledging himself to a god that cost him everything. However, as Odin had made his wooden prison invulnerable even to Mjölnir, Mimir requested Kratos behead him; Atreus attempted to prove him wrong by cutting at the tree with his knife to no avail. Archived. Kratos wanted his son to be named Atreus because he fills him with joy. This subreddit is dedicated to discussion of the games and sharing news about them. After being told of his godhood, he starts attacking enemies by himself with his knife, even firing arrows without Kratos saying so or even engage not hostile enemies and will sometimes refuse to help or pick Kratos up if Kratos falls in battle. Mimir offered to help father and son reach Jötunheim. But once they retrieve the eye, an outside force forces the Serpent to regurgitate them onto the shores near Thamur's corpse. However, Kratos goes on and says he convinced her to let him be named Atreus instead. Not wanting the dwarf to die, Atreus momentarily distracts the dragon while Kratos moves to attack it. God of War | Director’s Commentary: Part 3 | PS4, https://godofwar.fandom.com/wiki/Atreus?oldid=118196. Atreus (Greek: Ἀτρεύς) is the son of Kratos and Laufey and the deuteragonist of God of War (2018). Like his father and uncle, he has markings on the left side of his face. Kratos chose to intervene, warning Baldur against seeking vengeance. He then averted his eyes before his father did the deed. Kratos allows Atreus to help Sindri in order for him to attack. God of War 2: Will Atreus' Secret Name Matter? Spoilers spoiler. Mimir voiced his suspicion that Odin probably convinced Baldur that following them to Jotunheim would bring his cure, of which was certainly a lie. His father suspected that sent them on this journey, knowing they'd find these prophecies and trusted she had good reason. Now that they have their guide Kratos demands information on Baldur and how to defeat him when they run into him again, to which Mimir claims that Baldur is invulnerable to any threat physical or magical. Male They were then released back onto the icy plain where their battle continued before moving onto Thamur's chisel. Atreus expressed his joy at their reconciliation. Atreus and Kratos continue on foot and encounter Sindri, Brok's brother who is also a blacksmith and opens his shop to them as well. Atreus activates his Spartan Rage but falls into a coma. It is noteworthy that due to his young age, Atreus has yet to discover the extent of his abilities as he is noted by Mimir to have great potential thanks to his unique heritage. After entering the mountain, Kratos and Atreus encounter a beaten Modi, who explains that his father had beaten him for his cowardice. Atreus uses his Spartan Rage for the first time. The boy and his father began a quest to take his mother's ashes to the highest peak of the Nordic Realm, which they assume to be the highest mountain visible to them. They begin to climb the mountain only to find the path blocked by a dark magic called the 'Black Breath'. At the end of the story, it is revealed that Atreus is named. Atreus' funerary prayer in the beginning of the game is based on Buliwyf's from the film. Or posting anything related to GOW really. As they reached the exit, suddenly the walls start disintegrating at Atreus' touch, revealing hidden prophecies. 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