God of War Ragnarok Articles RSS Feed | GameSkinny.com God of War Ragnarok RSS Feed on GameSkinny.com https://www.gameskinny.com/ en Launch Media Network God of War: Ragnarok — Gale Flame Locations https://www.gameskinny.com/myto6/god-of-war-ragnarok-gale-flame-locations https://www.gameskinny.com/myto6/god-of-war-ragnarok-gale-flame-locations Mon, 05 Dec 2022 13:41:03 -0500 Sergey_3847

Each weapon in God of War: Ragnarok is associated with its own upgrade material, and the Draupnir Spear is no exception, using Gale Flames to become more powerful and useful. You will get the Draupnir Spear during the game's sixth story mission, Forging Destiny. Aside from being another part of your arsenal, the spear also helps you reach areas previously locked for exploration.

To upgrade the Draupnir Spear to Level 9, its maximum level, you will need to collect all four Gale Flames. This guide will tell you where to find all of the Gale Flame locations in God of War: Ragnarok.

Gale Flame Location #1

The first Gale Flame can be obtained during "The Spark of the World" objective in the 16th story mission "The Summoning". You will encounter the Hrist & Mist boss at Burning Cliffs in Muspelheim. Once the boss is defeated, he will drop your first Gale Flame.

Gale Flame Location #2

Your next target is one of Ragnarok's Berserker Gravestones; this specific Gravestone is found in Jarnsmida Pitmines in Svartalfheim. The easiest way to get there is via Aurvangar Wetlands, and then through Sverd Sands and The Applecore.

Once the Berserker spirit has been defeated, it will drop your second Gale Flame as a reward.

Gale Flame Location #3

To get the next Gale Flame, you will have to complete the "Nocturnal Predator" favor. Travel to The Plains in Vanaheim and collect the three Wisps at the location indicated on the map above. Once they're gathered, interact with the sigil in the middle and defeat the Flame Phantom boss, who drops the third Gale Flame.

Gale Flame Location #4

If you want to maximize your Draupnir Spear fully, you can collect the fourth Gale Flame once you capture all six Lindwyrms. These creatures appear out of portals indicated on the maps below. As soon as you capture the last Lindwyrm, you will be rewarded with the final Gale Flame.

For portals to appear, you need to start the "Lost Lindwyrms" favor, which can be initiated after completing the ninth story mission, "The Word of Fate". Travel to the Sindri's House, and speak to Ratatoskr, who will ask you to bring those creatures back.

Lindwyrm Location #1

Go to the Myrkr Tunnels in Svartalfheim, and sit inside a minecart that will take you to The Forge indicated on the map above. You will see the first portal on top of the cliff right above the passage in the rocks.

Lindwyrm Location #2

Arrive at the eastern pier of the Bay of Bounty, and use the bridge structures to enter Alberich Hollow in Svartalfheim. There, you have to defeat the Ormstunga mini-boss and enter the cave at the end of the path, indicated on the map above. The second portal is inside that cave.

Lindwyrm Location #3

Take your boat to the docks of Alberich Island in the northern portion of Svartalfheim. Climb the hill to your right, and use the wooden platform to jump onto the barge in front of you, which contains the third portal.

Lindwyrm Location #4

Use the same pathway to reach The Applecore in Svartalfheim, as when you've been obtaining the second Gale Flame.

Enter the tunnel indicated on the map above, and follow the path until you reach a spot where a pop-up appears on the screen informing you of "A Mystic Gateway". Then, turn left, and you should see the fourth portal.

Lindwyrm Location #5

To unlock the last two portals, you must first complete the "Scent of Survival" favor, which is available right after the 13th story mission, "Creatures of Prophecy". Once you arrive at The Crater in Vanaheim, head over to the spot indicated on the map for the fifth portal.

Lindwyrm Location #6

Finally, travel to the very edge of the cliff in the northwest of The Sinkholes in Vanaheim indicated on the map above, and capture the sixth Lindwyrm.

After that, go back to Sindri's House and speak to Ratatoskr, who will reward you with 4,500 XP for Kratos and 1,125 XP for Freya, as well as the last Gale Flame.

Those are all Gale Flame locations in God of War: Ragnarok. For other locations guides, walkthroughs, and more, head over to our Ragnarok tips hub right here.

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God of War: Ragnarok — Best Shield Ronds https://www.gameskinny.com/48x6d/god-of-war-ragnarok-best-shield-ronds https://www.gameskinny.com/48x6d/god-of-war-ragnarok-best-shield-ronds Thu, 01 Dec 2022 11:43:20 -0500 Sergey_3847

There are 12 shield Ronds in God of War: Ragnarok, which are special attachments that may increase Kratos' stats and provide him with additional offensive and defensive abilities. Many of these Ronds can be obtained as rewards for completing certain favors.

Our guide will provide you with a list of the best shield Ronds in God of War: Ragnarok, including tips on how to obtain them.

Rond of Obliteration

The Rond of Obliteration's stats are as follows:

  • Strength: 10
  • Defense: 10
  • Runic: 13
  • Cooldown: 13
  • Luck: 13
  • Vitality: 13

This is the most powerful shield attachment in God of War: Ragnarok, as it not only buffs all of Kratos' stats, but it also provides players with a ranged weaponry called Shards of the Valkyrie.

In order to use this weapon, players need to hold block for a few seconds, letting the shield charge, and then press Block + L3, releasing a volley of shards that will strike all enemies within a certain distance.

Rond of Obliteration can be used at Level 8, but it can be upgraded to level 9. Here are the upgrade requirements and stats.

  • Level 9 Rond of Obliteration requires 14,000 Hacksilver, 30 Dust of Realms, 45 Shining Crystal and has the following stats:
    • Strength: 11
    • Defense: 11
    • Runic: 14
    • Cooldown: 14
    • Luck: 14
    • Vitality: 14
How to get Rond of Obliteration

When players finish the main story campaign of the game, they will gain access to one more boss: Gna.

Note that this is the hardest boss in the game, who can be found in a secret place at The Crucible in Muspelheim (indicated on the map above).

The entrance to this location can be found next to the Nornir Chest, and once you enter the area and pick up the book, the battle will begin.

In addition to Rond of Obliteration, players will also get The Queen's Armor for Freya, and The Queen's Roar runic summon.

Rond of Disruption

The Rond of Disruption's base stats are as follows:

  • Defense: 22
  • Runic: 17
  • Luck: 17

While Rond of Obliteration is focused on buffing all of Kratos' stats, this shield attachment is mainly focused on defense and luck. It could be a good companion to either a low stat shield or an armor that is low on those specific stats.

Rond of Disruption also has a chance of creating an Elemental Storm, which is an AoE attack that can be used both offensively and defensively. Players need to double tap the Block button, and then Parry.

Rond of Disruption can be obtained at Level 7, but it can be upgraded to level 9. Here are the upgrade requirements and stats.

  • Level 8 requires 10,000 Hacksilver, 15 Dust of Realms, 3 Luminous Alloy and has the following stats:
    • Defense: 25
    • Runic: 20
    • Luck: 20
  • Level 9 requires 14,000 Hacksilver, 30 Dust of Realms, 45 Shining Crystals and has the following stats:
    • Defense: 29
    • Runic: 23
    • Luck: 23
How to get Rond of Disruption

This attachment can be obtained after completing "A Stag for All Seasons" favor, which requires players to gather all stags in Vanaheim.

You can use our guide for all stag locations in God of War: Ragnarok right here.

Rond of Absorption

Rond of Absorption's stats are as follows:

  • Defense: 18
  • Runic: 22

Here is another example of an offensive shield with strong base defenses. But unlike Rond of Disruption, this shield attachment is a lot easier to obtain.

Whenever players Block or Parry enemy attacks, Rond of Absorption automatically increases your Permafrost, Immolation, and Maelstrom skills.

How to get the Rond of Absorption

This attachment can be crafted as soon as you reach Level 6 for 1,000 Divine Ashes. If you wish to upgrade it further, then use the following materials:

  • Level 7 requires 500 Divine Ashes and 1 Blazing Ember, and has the following stats:
    • Defense: 22
    • Runic: 26
  • Level 8 requires 1,000 Divine Ashes and 2 Blazing Embers, and has the following stats:
    • Defense: 25
    • Runic: 30
  • Level 9 requires 1,500 Divine Ashes, 45 Shining Crystals, 30 Dust of Realms and has the following stats:
    • Defense: 29
    • Runic: 34

Rond of Fortification

Rond of Fortification's stats are as follows:

  • Defense: 18

This shield Rond offers nothing but a solid defense that will help you improve your shield and armor.

It may not have any cool offensive tricks like the previous shields, but it does produce a strong explosion that stuns enemies, if you hold the block button for a few seconds.

Rond of Fortification starts at Level 6, just like Rond of Absorption, but it can be improved with:

  • Level 7 requires 7,500 Hacksilver and 2 Luminous Alloy, and has the following stats
    • Defense: 47
  • Level 8 requires 15 Dust of Realms and 3 Luminous Alloy, and has the following stats:
    • Defense: 55
  • Level 9 requires 14,000 Hacksilver, 30 Dust of Realms, 45 Shining Crystals and has the following stats:
    • Defense: 63
How to get the Rond of Fortification

You need to collect some Crystalline Fragments first, and then offer them at the Wishing Well in Vanaheim (indicated on the map above). One of the rewards will include this attachment.

Rond of the Nine Realms

Rond of the Nine Realms' stats are as follows:

  • Defense: 18
  • Luck: 22

In addition to some very decent defense stats, Rond of the Nine Realms is practically a time machine, as it allows players to slow down enemies.

The Realm Shift effect can be easily achieved by simply parrying enemy attacks. Although it may not always work, the chance is still high.

Initially, Rond of the Nine Realms is available at Level 6, and then you can upgrade it using:

  • Level 7 requires 7,500 Hacksilver and 2 Luminous Alloy, and has the following stats:
    • Defense: 22
    • Luck: 26
  • Level 8 requires 10,000 Hacksilver, 3 Dust of Realms, and 15 Luminous Alloy, and has the following stats:
    • Defense: 25
    • Luck: 30
  • Level 9 requires 14,000 Hacksilver, 30 Dust of Realms, 20 Fortified Remnants and has the following stats:
    • Defense: 29
    • Luck: 34
How to get the Rond of the Nine Realms

You will be rewarded with this shield attachment as soon as you complete the "For Vanaheim" favor, which requires players to find Birgir in Vanaheim (Birgir's cave is indicated on the map above).

Those are the best shield Ronds in God of War: Ragnarok. For other locations guides, walkthroughs, and more, head over to our Ragnarok tips hub right here.

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God of War: Ragnarok — Flower Locations Guide https://www.gameskinny.com/leafl/god-of-war-ragnarok-flower-locations-guide https://www.gameskinny.com/leafl/god-of-war-ragnarok-flower-locations-guide Tue, 29 Nov 2022 11:49:10 -0500 Sergey_3847

God of War: Ragnarok players can help Freya find the nine flowers scattered all over the Nine Realms during the "Nine Realms of Bloom" favor. Note that many flowers become available only when the story campaign is over.

This guide will show you all flower locations in God of War: Ragnarok, including the conditions required for finding them.

Flower Location #1: Sparkthorn

You can initiate the "Nine Realms of Bloom" favor by collecting the first flower at Nidavellir in Svartalfheim. The Sparkthorn flower becomes available after you complete the 10th story mission, "Forging Destiny".

It can be seen right outside on the street near one of the houses, indicated on the map above. Let Freya pick it up, and then you can go find the rest of the flowers across the Nine Realms.

Flower Location #2: Dawnbloom

The next flower can be seen at the foot of the mountain in The Forbidden Sands of Alfheim.

Dawnbloom will appear only when players complete the "Song of the Sands" favor, which requires players to find Hafgufa and destroy its bindings.

Flower Location #3: Ashpetal

The third flower can be found on the ground in The Crucible at Muspelheim. Ashpetal will appear only after players collect both halves of the Muspelheim Seed in Svartalfheim.

Flower Location #4: Soulblossom

The fourth flower can be obtained at Hel's Perch in Helheim next to a dead body. The Soulblossom will appear once you defeat the boss of the area Garm, who unlocks the passage to the area.

Flower Location #5: Starblush

The next flower can be found on the narrow path in the south of The Sinkholes in Vanaheim. Starblush becomes available after you complete the "Return of the River" favor, which requires you to flood the jungle.

Flower Location #6: Ironbell

The sixth flower can be seen at the Angrboda's Treehouse in Jotunheim.

Ironbell can be obtained only when you complete God of War: Ragnarok's main story. If you've done so, travel to Sindri's House and speak to Ratatoskr to unlock this fast travel point.

Flower Location #7: Mirkweed

Mirkweed can be found next to a giant turtle statue at the Sanctuary Grove in Midgard. The fast travel point becomes available after speaking to Ratatoskr when the story is finished.

Flower Location #8: Frostfinger

The same goes for Frostfinger, which becomes available after talking to Ratatoskr at the end of the story campaign. You can find the flower in Mist Fields of Niflheim.

Flower Location #9: Dreamshade

The ninth and final flower can be found inside a prison cell of the Aesir Prison Wreckage in Niflheim. This area also becomes available once you complete the story campaign of the game.

Nine Realms of Bloom Rewards

Once you find all nine flowers, you will receive the following rewards:

  • 750 XP (Kratos).
  • 750 XP (Freya).

Those are all flower locations in God of War: Ragnarok. For other locations guides, walkthroughs, and more, head over to our Ragnarok tips hub right here.

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God of War: Ragnarok — Troll Locations Guide https://www.gameskinny.com/jpo4h/god-of-war-ragnarok-troll-locations-guide https://www.gameskinny.com/jpo4h/god-of-war-ragnarok-troll-locations-guide Mon, 28 Nov 2022 13:24:08 -0500 Sergey_3847

The Steinbjorn armor is considered one of the best armor sets in God of War: Ragnarok. To craft the set, you will need to obtain four Slumber Stones, which can be obtained only by slaying Trolls.

This guide will show you all troll locations in God of War: Ragnarok and include tips on how to summon them.

How to Get the Mystical Heirloom Relic

Before you can defeat the Trolls, you need to find the Mystical Heirloom relic required to summon them.

You can find the Mystical Heirloom next to the Tyr's Temple in Midgard. Go to the spot indicated on the map above and destroy a snow wall in front of you. This will reveal a secret passage. Enter the passage, and pick up the Mystical Heirloom from the dead body on the ground.

Troll Location #1

The first Troll statue can be found at the outer wall of The Derelict Outpost in Midgard. Approach the statue, equip the Mystical Heirloom relic, and press L1 + Circle to summon the Troll.

You can defeat the Troll using the Draupnir Spear. Once it's dead, you will be rewarded with the first Slumber Stone.

Troll Locations #2-3

Two other Troll Statues can be found just outside Noatun's Garden in Vanaheim. You'll have a tough fight on your hands between both Trolls. At the end of the fight, each will drop a Slumber Stone, which should be your second and third.

Troll Location #4

The fourth and final Troll statue can be located at the edge of the cliff in The Forbidden Sands of Alfheim. When this final Troll is dead, you can take all four Slumber Stones and visit a blacksmith to craft a full Steinbjorn armor set for you.

Those are all Troll locations in God of War: Ragnarok. For other locations guides, walkthroughs, and more, head over to our Ragnarok tips hub right here.

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God of War: Ragnarok — Stag Locations Guide https://www.gameskinny.com/0e8z1/god-of-war-ragnarok-stag-locations-guide https://www.gameskinny.com/0e8z1/god-of-war-ragnarok-stag-locations-guide Mon, 28 Nov 2022 13:33:33 -0500 Sergey_3847

While exploring Vanaheim during the late-game of God of War: Ragnarok, you may encounter some stags. If you interact with one of them, this will trigger a new favor, "A Stag for All Seasons", which is given by Ratatoskr. It will require you to return all the stags to Yggdrasil for some special rewards.

This guide will provide you with all stag locations in God of War: Ragnarok.

How to Start A Stag for All Seasons Favor

After you have completed the 13th story mission, "Creatures of Prophecy," and the favor, "Scent of Survival," you will unlock The Crater area of Vanaheim.

Then, you can travel to the Sindri's House and speak to Ratatoskr to initiate the favor. After that, you need to locate all stags and interact with them.

Stag Location #1

All stags can be found in The Crater region of Vanaheim. The first one can be seen in the southeast of The Plains area.

Stag Location #2

The second one roams in the mountains between The Sinkholes and The Jungle.

Stag Location #3

The third stag can be encountered on the river bank just north of The Jungle.

Stag Location #4

The fourth one can be seen on top of a cliff across the river north of The Jungle.

Stag Location #5

The fifth and final stag can be seen standing in a small river valley to the south of The Sinkholes.

A Stag for All Seasons Rewards

Once you return all the stags to Ratatoskr, players will receive the following rewards:

  • 4,500 XP (Kratos).
  • 1,125 XP (Freya).
  • 75 Whispering Slabs.
  • Rond of Disruption.

Those are all stag locations in God of War: Ragnarok. For other locations guides, walkthroughs, and more, head over to our Ragnarok tips hub right here.

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God of War Ragnarok Review: God of More https://www.gameskinny.com/thtxu/god-of-war-ragnarok-review-god-of-more https://www.gameskinny.com/thtxu/god-of-war-ragnarok-review-god-of-more Wed, 30 Nov 2022 13:48:27 -0500 Justin Koreis

God of War: Ragnarok is like a 1990s David Copperfield made-for-TV magic special. It’s exciting, tells an interesting story, has unbelievable production value, and is a satisfying experience all the way through. But like a stage magic show, if the artist spends too much time on the razzle-dazzle and not enough on the payoff, eyes start to wander. The illusion breaks as the strings holding everything together become all too clear.

Ragnarok is an outstanding game. It’s masterfully produced, with a satisfying story and excellent gameplay. It’s also proof positive that editors matter and that more art isn’t necessarily better art. 

Ragnarok picks up with a slightly older Atreus and Kratos, using the framework of God of War 2018 as a springboard to craft a grander tale. Their prior conflicts with the Aesir, the gods of the Norse religion, have caught up with them, and they find themselves at odds with Thor, Odin, and the rest. Old friends and foes make an appearance, and the stakes are raised to include the fate of all the realms. 

It’s the sort of next step one would expect from a high-budget sequel. Moving the narrative forward is important, but just as significant is the way the game understands and advances the themes of its predecessor. God of War 2018 focuses on Kratos learning to be a father to Atreus. Ragnarok explores the next inevitable stage of parental relationships: letting go. 

Atreus developing into a young adult  making and trusting his own choices, even as he makes mistakes  is an inevitable part of growing up. Ragnarok gives him more dedicated screen time to great effect, and it’s easy to take pride in his successes while empathizing with his losses. Simultaneously, Kratos contends with a child that no longer needs him and, in many ways, needs room to grow. It’s painful, nerve-wracking at times, and so damn human. It’s a triumph of writing and character development. 

Much of what makes that work is the game's outstanding production quality. God of War: Ragnarok clearly had a massive budget. It looks fantastic on PS5 and PlayStation 4, with a scope and scale that few games can approach, much less reach. The sound design is excellent, with smart use of echo and reverb to add more immersive qualities to the varied and diverse locals.

Christopher Judge and Sunny Suljic, Kratos and Atreus, respectively, take full advantage of the visual detail and audio fidelity, delivering two of the best acting performances of the generation. Judge, in particular, infuses so much weight, thought, and emotion into a character of few words, masterfully manipulating pauses and subtleties in timbre in lieu of long monologues.

But the broader story involving the end of the world, the eponymous Ragnarok, is where things unravel a bit. There are fun characters throughout the journey and a few twists and turns that add some surprises, but the overarching plot is just fine if a bit bland. At worst, it’s bloated. There’s nothing wrong with long adventures, as long as the time is used for something. Filler can be a positive, giving characters room to breathe, reinforcing their personalities, and adding to the overall world around them. But God of War: Ragnarok treads and retreads ad-nauseam. 

There’s an interesting sequence where Atreus and Kratos are separated, and Atreus travels through a beautiful, varied location with another character. There are important bits of story information here, but the section is hours too long, with repeated slow slogs escorting an ox and side plots at best tangentially related to the core story. This happens time and again. New barriers for the characters are introduced and then disappear with no lasting influence on the story. Entire chapters could have been eliminated for a tighter, more cohesive experience.

The levels themselves are a lot like the story. Many are excellent but carry an unfortunate tendency to do more for the sake of more. Six of the nine realms are revisited from God of War 2018, but they're drastically changed by Fimbulwinter, the great prelude to the end of the world.

The realms are diverse, with distinct biomes, enemies, and themes. Volcanic Muspelheim stands in stark contrast to the frigid Lake of Nine. Visiting each for the first time is interesting, as they all present their own unique gameplay wrinkles. Alfheim, for example, is filled with physics puzzles that manipulate bridges and doors, while the lush forests and deltas of Vanaheim are rife with noxious, poisonous plants that must be handled with care. 

The novelty of each area begins to wane, however, when you spend hours revisiting the same corridors and pathways; you can expect to return to realms frequently, even if you are focused on just the main story missions. To make sense of all this backtracking, God of War: Ragnarok employs the classic Metroid formula: gaining access to sub-areas by way of items gained later in the game. But God of War: Ragnarok isn’t Metroid.

As a sci-fi series in which you play a human in a space suit, Metroid's cordoned-off areas make sense and provide reasonable challenges that logically require more extensive solutions than what may be initially at-hand. In Ragnarok, where you're a literal god that can rip pillars out of the earth and swing them like baseball bats, too often progression and puzzles are blocked because Kratos can’t be bothered to step over knee-high pointy rocks or push over some lumber lying across an opening. 

Further, most of the equipment that opens these additional pathways is inessential or unremarkable outside of performing that specific task. Link acquiring the hookshot in a Zelda game feels game-changing. Atreus getting a new arrow type just in time to take a blocked path when the story needs requires it feels contrived and inorganic. 

The action in God of War: Ragnarok is stellar. It’s largely unchanged from God of War 2018, and that’s a good thing. Kratos swings his Leviathan Axe with heft, and the responsive controls do an excellent job catering to different playstyles. Want to be a tank behind your shield and pull enemies close with your Blades of Chaos? Done. Rather be more nimble, parrying and rolling while setting up special runic attacks? Just as doable. The number of possibilities is a testament to great design that doesn't grow stale, even after 40 hours.

There’s more variety in weapons, armors, and mods that can be applied to your armaments, too. Your approach to battle repeatedly changes throughout the game, and crafting different builds becomes extremely viable. I found myself in love with a setup designed to quickly build stagger, allowing me to use powerful grapple attacks frequently. I combined that with armor that boosted my strength while regenerating my health and rage after each grapple. It's a perfect example of complementary loadout crafting and a very satisfying system to tap into. 

While the gameplay is overall excellent, it can also feel dated. The fact we're still performing quick time events in 2022 is surprising enough, but the prevalence of invisible barriers is an outmoded relic of level design. Whether it’s a story-driven scene where you move within a confined, invisible box or you're moving around levels hemmed by walls you can't see, God of War: Ragnarok feels like an excellent game held back by elements stuck in the past. It’s disappointing, especially when its contemporaries are generation-defining action RPGs and have largely moved well past this.

God of War: Ragnarok Review — The Bottom Line

Pros

  • Deeply moving character development.
  • Amazing acting performances.
  • Detailed and varied levels.
  • Exquisite combat that builds on the previous game.

Cons

  • Bloated story, with frequent backtracking.
  • Tired use of dated gameplay gimmicks.

God of War: Ragnarok is the very definition of a great game. Its scope is grand, with a polished presentation that looks and sounds spectacular. While the overarching plot is mediocre, the characters, anchored by some of the best acting performances of the generation, stand out for their depth, development, and empathy. The action is exquisite, further honing a winning combat formula while adding some refreshing variety. 

Still, there are some noticeable issues that separate a great game from something transcendent. Too much time is spent meandering aimlessly or retreading the same ground. Tired gameplay mechanics, like quick time events, feel out of place, and reliance on outdated systems like invisible barriers to corral players is regressive. 

None of that changes one simple fact: God of War: Ragnarok is excellent and well worth playing. It’s a satisfying conclusion to the modern God of War saga, but it’s hard to walk away and not feel like this could have been something greater.

[Note: Sony provided the copy of God of War: Ragnarok used for this review.]

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God of War: Ragnarok — Best Armor Sets https://www.gameskinny.com/2mu59/god-of-war-ragnarok-best-armor-sets https://www.gameskinny.com/2mu59/god-of-war-ragnarok-best-armor-sets Fri, 25 Nov 2022 10:29:43 -0500 Sergey_3847

There are more than 20 different armor sets for Kratos to wear in God of War: Ragnarok. Many are available in the early game, but the best ones become available in the second half of the main campaign.

This guide will provide you with a list of the best armor sets in God of War: Ragnarok, including how to get them all.

Steinbjorn Armor Set

The Steinbjorn armor set consists of the following pieces:

  • Steinbjorn Plackart (Defense: 190).
  • Steinbjorn Gauntlets (Defense: 85; Strength: 34).
  • Steinbjorn Waist Guard (Defense: 119).

If you have a fully upgraded Steinbjorn set, then your defense stat will count more than 400 points in total, and that alone will make you invincible to almost any attacks.

The chest piece of the Steinbjorn armor is universal in regards to the damage it can handle, including both sharp and blunt weapons. But the best part about it is that it will heal you over time once you start losing HP.

The rest of the armor is mainly focused on stagger effects. There is also a slight chance to inflict stun on enemies when you receive damage.

How to Get Steinbjorn Armor Set

The entire set can be crafted with Slumber Stones, and here are some tips on how to get them:

  1. Craft Draupnir Spear.
  2. Obtain the Mystical Heirloom relic from the Myr's Temple in Midgard.
  3. Find Sleeping Troll statues all over the Nine Realms.
  4. Awaken and defeat the Trolls with the equipped spear and relic.
  5. Collect Slumber Stones as rewards.

Once you have at least 4 Slumber Stones, you can craft an entire Steinbjorn armor set at Brok's or Sindri's shop.

Berserker Armor Set

The Berserker armor set consists of the following pieces:

  • Berserker Cuirass (Defense: 27; Strength: 68; Runic: 41; Vitality: 41; Cooldown: 41; Luck: 41).
  • Berserker Gauntlets (Strength: 77; Runic: 21; Vitality: 21; Cooldown: 21; Luck: 21).
  • Berserker Waist Guard (Defense: 41; Runic: 11; Vitality: 11; Cooldown: 11; Luck: 11).

Many consider the Berserker armor superior to the Steinbjorn set, as it provides both powerful defense and boosts the rest of Kratos' stats. If you're more interested in a universal type of armor rather than it being simply impenetrable, as is the case with the Steinbjorn armor, then pick up the Berserker set instead.

One of its biggest upsides is that Berserker armor significantly increases your melee damage. If you deliver successful hits with your weapon, then there is a chance of enabling a Soul Explosion, which can help you overcome the hardest of battles.

How to Get Berserker Armor Set

The entire Berserker set can be obtained during the "Fit for a King" favor, which requires you defeat Berserker souls at a number of Berserker Gravestones for special rewards.

Here are the locations of the Gravestones for each of the pieces of the Berserker armor:

  • Berserker Cuirass: The Barrens, Alfheim.
  • Berserker Gauntlets: Mist Fields, Nilfheim.
  • Berserker Waist Guard: Lake of Nine, Midgard.

Surtr's Scorched Armor Set

The Surtr's Scorched armor set consists of the following pieces:

  • Surtr's Scorched Cuirass (Defense: 68; Strength: 82; Vitality: 48).
  • Surtr's Scorched Arm (Strength: 94; Vitality: 30).
  • Surtr's Scorched Girdle (Defense: 76; Strength: 17; Vitality: 30).

This particular armor set is focused almost entirely on buffing Kratos' strength and vitality. You will survive not because your defenses are strong but because you will defeat your enemies much faster and stay alive much longer.

But there is also a strong defensive element to this armor, which has increased resistance to stagger damage.

How to Get Surtr's Scorched Armor

Once you find the second Muspelheim seed piece, travel to the Muspelheim Crucible, where a number of challenges can be completed for special rewards. You will win the pieces of this armor by completing the following Crucible challenges:

  • Surtr's Scorched Cuirass: Endurance Challenge.
  • Surtr's Scorched Arm: Ring of Fire Challenge.
  • Surtr's Scorched Girdle: Boss Rush Challenge.

Lunda's Lost Armor Set

The Lunda's Lost armor set consists of the following pieces:

  • Lunda's Lost Cuirass (Defense: 54; Strength: 68; Runic: 54).
  • Lunda's Lost Bracers (Strength: 77; Runic: 17; Luck: 34).
  • Lunda's Lost Belt (Defense: 77; Runic: 17; Luck: 34).

Lastly, here is an armor set that gives Kratos the power to poison enemies, which kills them slowly with damage over time, a helpful tool at higher difficulties, especially later in the game.

How to Get Lunda's Lost Armor

Finding all three pieces of this armor will take some time, but you can follow our guide on how to get Lunda's Lost Armor for all the details.

Those are the best armor sets in God of War: Ragnarok. For other locations guides, walkthroughs, and more, head over to our Ragnarok tips hub right here.

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God of War: Ragnarok — Best Shields Tier List https://www.gameskinny.com/3llku/god-of-war-ragnarok-best-shields-tier-list https://www.gameskinny.com/3llku/god-of-war-ragnarok-best-shields-tier-list Tue, 22 Nov 2022 13:47:47 -0500 Sergey_3847

There are five shields in God of War: Ragnarok that protect Kratos from incoming attacks and allow him to parry. The best ones come only in the latter part of the game, but some good options are available at the start.

This guide will provide you with a tier list of the best shields in God of War: Ragnarok, including tips on how to find and upgrade them.

S-Tier Shield

Onslaught Shield

  • Defense: 85
  • Runic: 17

Besides having the highest defense stat in the game, the Onslaught shield also has the best perk: Shield Rush. If enemies are standing at a distance, this move will allow you to rush to them with a heavy impact.

You can start using the Onslaught shield at Level 6. You can also upgrade it to Level 9 with the following materials:

  • Level 7 (Defense: 100; Runic: 20): 11,000 Hacksilver, 4 Luminous Alloy.
  • Level 8 (Defense: 115; Runic: 23): 15,000 Hacksilver, 6 Luminous Alloy, 25 Dust of Realms.
  • Level 9 (Defense: 130; Runic: 26): 20,000 Hacksilver, 50 Dust of Realms, 3 Blazing Embers.

How to get the Onslaught Shield

First, you need to defeat Garm boss, who can be found in the Helheim region during the 12th story mission, "Reunion". You then need to open a legendary chest at the location indicated on the map above, which contains the Onslaught Shield.

A-Tier Shield

Shatter Star Shield

  • Defense: 40
  • Runic: 8

Although Shatter Star isn't as sturdy as the Onslaught shield, its perk Shield Punch is very useful. It allows you to punch enemies, and the longer you charge it, the harder it punches.

You can use it at Level 3, but it is also possible to upgrade it to Level 9, which requires the following materials:

  • Level 4 (Defense: 55; Runic: 11): 3,000 Hacksilver, 3 Honed Metal.
  • Level 5 (Defense: 70; Runic: 14): 5,000 Hacksilver, 6 Honed Metal.
  • Level 6 (Defense: 85; Runic: 17): 7,500 Hacksilver, 2 Luminous Alloy.
  • Level 7 (Defense: 100; Runic: 20): 11,000 Hacksilver, 4 Luminous Alloy.
  • Level 8 (Defense: 115; Runic: 23): 15,000 Hacksilver, 6 Luminous Alloy, 25 Dust of Realms.
  • Level 9 (Defense: 130; Runic: 26): 20,000 Hacksilver, 50 Dust of Realms, 3 Blazing Embers.

How to get the Shatter Star Shield

You can get the Shatter Star shield during the 6th story mission, "The Reckoning". It can be found inside a legendary chest right in front of the bridge at the Abandoned Village.

B-Tier Shields

Guardian Shield

  • Defense: 10

This is a starting shield of the game, and it's good for what it is, but eventually, it gets broken. Later on, there is an opportunity for you to repair it.

Its perk Shield Check allows you to break the enemy's guard, using a quick combo of blocking and quick attack.

Guardian shield doesn't require any upgrades up until Level 5, where you can start improving it with the help of:

  • Level 5 (Defense: 70): 5,000 Hacksilver, 6 Honed Metal.
  • Level 6 (Defense: 85): 7,500 Hacksilver, 2 Luminous Alloy.
  • Level 7 (Defense: 100): 11,000 Hacksilver, 4 Luminous Alloy.
  • Level 8 (Defense: 115): 15,000 Hacksilver, 6 Luminous Alloy, 25 Dust of Realms.
  • Level 9 (Defense: 130): 20,000 Hacksilver, 50 Dust of Realms, 3 Blazing Embers.

How to repair the Guardian Shield

You don't need to do anything except follow the main storyline. During the 9th mission, "The Word of Fate", Brok will present Kratos with a newly repaired Guardian shield during a cutscene.

Dauntless Shield / Stone Wall Shield

  • Defense: 10

Both of these shields have exactly the same stats as the Guardian shield, and both can be crafted at the shop at the beginning of the game for free.

The only difference between the two shields is the perks: Dauntless has Shield Bash that produces high Stun damage, while Stone Wall has Shield Slam that absorbs incoming hits and launches them back at the enemies.

How to get the Dauntless Shield / Stone Wall Shield

Both shields are available automatically at the end of the "Surviving Fimbulwinter" quest during a cutscene. You can choose one for free, and the other one can be crafted and upgraded with the following materials:

  • Level 1 (Defense: 10): 750 Hacksilver, 1 Slag Deposit.
  • Level 2 (Defense: 25): 500 Hacksilver, 4 Slag Deposits.
  • Level 3 (Defense: 40; Cooldown: 8): 1000 Hacksilver, 8 Slag Deposits.
  • Level 4 (Defense: 55; Cooldown: 11): 3000 Hacksilver, 3 Honed Metal.
  • Level 5 (Defense: 70; Cooldown: 14): 5000 Hacksilver, 6 Honed Metal.
  • Level 6 (Defense: 85; Cooldown: 17): 7500 Hacksilver, 2 Luminous Alloy.
  • Level 7 (Defense: 100; Cooldown: 20): 11000 Hacksilver, 4 Luminous Alloy.
  • Level 8 (Defense: 115; Cooldown: 23): 15000 Hacksilver, 6 Luminous Alloy, 25 Dust of Realms.
  • Level 9 (Defense: 130; Cooldown: 26): 20000 Hacksilver, 50 Dust of Realms, 3 Blazing Embers.

Those are the best shields in God of War: Ragnarok. For other locations guides, walkthroughs, and more, head over to our Ragnarok tips hub right here.

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God of War: Ragnarok — Lunda Armor Locations https://www.gameskinny.com/emqin/god-of-war-ragnarok-lunda-armor-locations https://www.gameskinny.com/emqin/god-of-war-ragnarok-lunda-armor-locations Tue, 22 Nov 2022 13:41:27 -0500 Sergey_3847

Lunda's armor is one of the best armor sets in God of War: Ragnarok. But obtaining this set is not easy and will require players to go through a number of hidden locations in the south of Vanaheim.

Our guide will show you all Lunda armor locations in God of War: Ragnarok that contain broken armor pieces, which need to be repaired by Lunda at her workshop.

The Mysterious Orb Favour

If players want to get Lunda's armor set, they must first speak to Lunda at the shop in Freyr's Camp after completing the sixth story mission "The Reckoning".

Lunda will offer you her armor if you bring back her Mysterious Orb, and the pieces of it are found along the journey.

Once you agree to bring back what she asks for the Mysterious Orb quest will begin.

Unlock the River Delta Hidden Passage

You need to unlock a hidden passage in the River Delta before they can take on this quest.

Travel to the location indicated on the map above in the Freyr's Camp of Vanaheim. Be sure to do this in the day time, as that's the only time when the path can be unlocked.

Take the boat on the river bank and travel to the Noatun's Garden, indicated further below.

Lunda's Belt Location

Once you arrive at the Noatun's Garden, you'll be able to find the first piece of Lunda's Armor: Lunda's Broken Belt.

You will see the Rune Mirror door in the back of the area, between two Troll statues, when you arrive. Interact with the door by using the chisel, and the wall will move away, revealing the chest with the Lunda's Belt inside.

Head back into the boat and continue rowing southward to the next location.

Lunda's Bracers Location

Soon you should arrive at the Cliffside Ruins, which is another hidden location in Vanaheim.

Once you're there, approach the left portion of the ruins an climb the wall. When you're on top, follow the path, and you should see the open room to the right with a hanging body off the ceiling.

Destroy the noxious plants inside the room, and approach a red chest containing Lunda's Broken Bracers.

Unlock The Veiled Passage

You need to unlock the next area from the Cliffside Ruins if you want to find the last piece of Lunda's armor.

From the room with the Broken Bracers, exit and turn right; you will see several platforms in front of you and to the right. Jump onto the closest one, and move left to the southernmost platform, which is indicated by the marker on the map above.

Once you're there, you will see a chain in the thorns on the side of the cliff. Use the Blades of Chaos to destroy the thorns and release the chain.

Go back to the ground level, and interact with the chain you just released. Use it to climb the cliff, and follow the path left until you reach a rune on the edge of the cliff. Interact with the rune and watch a massive rock in the distance drop to the ground, revealing The Veiled Passage area.

Lunda's Cuirass and Mysterious Orb

Go back to the boat, and row east, then south, taking the waterway all the way down to the Veiled Passage location indicated by the marker on the map. About halfway down, you will see an opening to your left, with the Goddess Falls in front of you. Take that path to go into a cave that is the Passage itself.

Inside the cave, you will see a beach on the right. Dock there. Look to your left, and you should notice an object on the ground next to a grindstone. Pick up the Mysterious Orb.

Get back into the boat, and travel to the end of the waterway in the cave, where dead bodies hang off the ceiling. You should see a chest glowing in the distance to your left. Inside the chest you will find the last piece of Lunda's armor: Lunda's Broken Cuirass.

Once all four pieces are collected, including the Mysterious Orb, go back to the forge across from the Cliffside Ruins and give Lunda all the broken pieces of armor and an orb. She will repair the broken armor and give you the armor set as a reward for completing the quest.

That's everything you need to know on how to get Lunda's armor in God of War: Ragnarok. For other locations guides, walkthroughs, and more, head over to our Ragnarok guides hub right here.

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God of War: Ragnarok — Chaos Flame Locations https://www.gameskinny.com/60a8a/god-of-war-ragnarok-chaos-flame-locations https://www.gameskinny.com/60a8a/god-of-war-ragnarok-chaos-flame-locations Fri, 18 Nov 2022 15:07:53 -0500 Sergey_3847

There is only one way to upgrade the Blades of Chaos in God of War: Ragnarok, and that is to find all eight Chaos Flames, special materials scattered throughout the story and a few optional sidequests post-game. Finding them all will allow you to increase the Blades' power to Level 9, inflicting massive amounts of Runic burn and opening up new abilities in the weapon's skill tree. 

This guide will show you all Chaos Flame locations in God of War: Ragnarok, including their exact spots on the map.

Chaos Flame Location #1

The very first Chaos Flame can be obtained during the second story mission, "The Quest for Tyr." This mission takes you to The Forge in Svartalfheim. Early in the area, you will fight a Dreki mini-boss; it's part of the critical path and impossible to miss. Defeat to snag your first Blades of Chaos upgrade material.

Chaos Flame Location #2

You won't get your next Chaos Flame until Chapter 6: The Reckoning. Here, you will travel to Freyr's Camp in Vanaheim. Start your journey with Freya, and travel northeast. You will come to an area with a Forest Ancient mini-boss. Once again, defeat the mini-boss for the upgrade material.

Chaos Flame Location #3

The next Chaos Flame will require you to enter the Well of Urd, which is found in a secret passage in the north/northwestern portion of Midgard, at the end of the valley leading northwest from the Lake of Nine.

You will come here during the ninth story mission, "The Word of Fate," where you must face the Frost Phantom mini-boss, which drops the third Chaos Flame after being defeated.

Chaos Flame Location #4

During Chapter 13, "Creatures of Prophecy," you will return to Freyr's Camp in Vanaheim. You will have to fight a Dreki across the river from where you fought the Forest Ancient, but this time on the other bank of the river. If you manage to defeat this mini-boss a second time, it will drop the fourth Chaos Flame.

Chaos Flame Location #5

You will reach Sutr's Forge in Muspelheim during Chapter 16, "The Summoning." Here, you will fight two Soul Eater bosses. Your reward is another Chaos Flame. 

 

Chaos Flame Location #6

This upgrade takes some time to retrieve. First, you must find the two Muspelheim Seed halves, then complete The Crucible Favor. Once complete, you will need to unlock a chest at the spot indicated on the map above and collect the sixth Chaos Flame.

Chaos Flame Location #7

You will gain access to The Sinkholes area of Vanaheim after completing the Scent of Survival Favor, which requires Kratos to chase Helka and ride the paper boat into the crater. Once inside The Sinkholes, you will find the tomb of the Berserker. Defeat the Berserker for the next Chaos Flame.

Chaos Flame Location #8

The eighth and final Chaos Flame can't be found in a single location like the others. Instead, you must hunt down all six Chaos Sparks from the six Draugr Holes throughout the game.

Once all six holes are found and all Hatefuls are defeated, the rewarded Chaos Sparks will be combined into a single Chaos Flame, which will allow you to upgrade Blades of Chaos to their Level 9 maximum.

Draugr Hole Location #1

The first Draugr Hole can be found at the Watchtower in the Bay of Bounty, Svartalfheim.

Draugr Hole Location #2

The second Draugr Hole can be reached on the east of the Applecore, also in Svartalfheim.

Draugr Hole Location #3

Travel to The Barrens in Alfheim, and you will find another Draugr hole on top of a small cliff on the western side of the area.

Draugr Hole Location #4

The next location can be found at the Lake of Nine in Midgard, close to the King's Grave.

Draugr Hole Location #5

From there, visit the Abandoned Village in Vanaheim.

Draugr Hole Location #6

Finally, find another Draugr Hole at The Crater, which is located in the northern portion of Vanaheim.

Those are all Chaos Flame locations in God of War: Ragnarok. For more tips, tricks, and walkthroughs, head over to our Ragnarok guides hub.

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God of War: Ragnarok — How to Beat the Fierce Stalker https://www.gameskinny.com/66k1a/god-of-war-ragnarok-how-to-beat-the-fierce-stalker https://www.gameskinny.com/66k1a/god-of-war-ragnarok-how-to-beat-the-fierce-stalker Thu, 17 Nov 2022 11:02:53 -0500 John Schutt

An optional mini-boss in God of War: Ragnarok guarding a Hel Tear, the Fierce Stalker is a difficult challenge worth defeating. You'll encounter her in a side arena on your way to get the Draupnir Spear, and she attacks the instant you open the Tear.

She's also accompanied by two four-legged mobs, which you should focus on first. The Fierce Stalker doesn't have the largest move pool, but the attacks she has hit hard and come in pairs. This guide covers everything you need to know about beating her.

Tips for Beating the Fierce Stalker

The Fierce Stalker will attack the instant you open the realm tear, so be ready to either parry or dodge shortly after the opening animation finishes. Once the fight starts, you'll need to deal with the Stalker and her two beast friends. Take out the mobs, then focus on the centaur.

Fierce Stalker Attacks

You'll only need to worry about four attacks when fighting the Fierce Stalker, but she tends to use them in combo strings, and most of them will break your guard, at least.

Charging Stab

The Fierce Stalker flourishes her spear, lowers it to her side, and charges forward. There's a long yellow-circle parry window, so if you want to counter the attack, the timing is generous. Should you miss the parry, there's little fear of reprisal as the Stalker will end up several meters behind you. The same is true if you dodge the attack to the side.

Three Swing Combo

This attack sees the boss get in your face, pull her spear out to her side, and then swing it horizontally across her front three times. All three swings are slow, and they're not guard crushes or unblockable, so you can parry any of them. Dodging is a bit trickier, as you need to get behind the swings, which you can do by moving behind the side her spear just attacked from.

Unblockable Slash

One of two unblockable attacks of the Fierce Stalker, this one has her twirl her weapon on her left side (your right), swiping it across her body, then stepping forward as she slashes across your midsection. You'll need to dodge roll through the attack to avoid it, as it will catch you if you go backward. A regular attack follows the unblockable swing, so if you manage to get back up after the red circle fades, you can parry again.

Rearing Kick

The boss rears up in your face and attempts to bring her front hooves down on top of you. As the yellow circle forms, she rears for about a second. The actual parry window activates as her hooves are about to hit you. You can also easily dodge to either side to avoid the attack if you aren't comfortable parrying.

Be sure to use Brok whenever you can, as both his Runic Summon and standard attacks deal more damage than you'd expect. Use your Runic Attacks whenever they're off cooldown, and pop your Spartan Rage as an "oh crap" button. You'll be able to loot the Hel Tear once the Stalker dies.

There are many tough enemies in God of War: Ragnarok, and the Fierce Stalker is one of the lesser ones. You should have everything you need to take her down, and if you need even more content, check out our guides hub.

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God of War: Ragnarok — Frozen Flame Locations https://www.gameskinny.com/4dkt2/god-of-war-ragnarok-frozen-flame-locations https://www.gameskinny.com/4dkt2/god-of-war-ragnarok-frozen-flame-locations Fri, 18 Nov 2022 15:29:57 -0500 Sergey_3847

Upgrading the Leviathan Axe in God of War: Ragnarok is key to taking on the progressively more difficult enemies the game throws at you. Even with the best armor in the game, having a leveled primary weapon becomes a requirement. To do so, you will need Frozen Flames, eight of which are scattered throughout the game.

This guide will provide you with all Frozen Flame locations in God of War: Ragnarok, including their exact spots on the map.

Frozen Flame Location #1

The very first Frozen Flame can be obtained in the Lower Wildwoods of Midgard, when you fight The Huntress mini-boss during the game's opening hours.

This battle can't be missed; it is a part of the prologue, "Surviving Fimbulwinter." Once the boss is defeated, she will drop your first Frozen Flame.

Frozen Flame Location #2

The next Frozen Flame can be obtained during Chapter 4, "Groa's Secret." Here, you will travel to The Strond in Alfheim and defeat Alva, an Elven mini-boss. Once the battle is over, you will be rewarded with your second Frozen Flame.

Frozen Flame Location #3

For the game's third Frozen Flame, you will need to travel to The Northern Wilds in Vanaheim. This will happen during Ragnarok's sixth story mission, "The Reckoning." Here, you must face Nidhogg as a boss. Defeat them, and the upgrade item is yours. 

Frozen Flame Location #4

It will take some time to get the fourth Frozen Flame in God of  War: Ragnarok; you will need to reach the 12th story mission, "Reunion." Unlike many of the other Flame items (including Chaos Flames), this specific instance will automatically appear in your inventory during the chapter.

Frozen Flame Location #5

As with this region's Chaos Flame, you must face a story boss to get this Frozen Flame. This time around, it is the Flame Phantom. You will come to The Burning Cliffs area of Muspelheim during Chapter 16, "The Summoning."

Frozen Flame Location #6

Travel to The Crater in Vanaheim for the next Frozen Flame, and head to the Plains area, which becomes available during the Scent of Survival Favor. Here you must ride the paper boat to The Crater and chase after Helka.

Once you've reached the spot with the marker, you must defeat the Crimson, the Dread Dragon.

Frozen Flame Location #7

This Frozen Flame can be found in The Barrens of Alfheim, where you'll need to fight three Berserker enemies. This area becomes available after you complete the Secrets of the Sands Favor, but the Berserkers won't be available until later in the story. Return here later. 

Once you reach the spot on the map, the fight will begin. Note that Berserkers will shoot a large number of arrows, so be very careful during this fight. Once it is over, you will be rewarded with the seventh Frozen Flame.

Frozen Flame Location #8

You will need to find all six Hel Tears for the final Frozen Flame. Each Hel Tear will reward players with a Frozen Spark. Once you have all six Frozen Sparks, you will get the Frozen Flame for the Leviathan Axe's final upgrade. Note: you won't be able to open Hel Tears immediately, so come for these after the story.

Hel Tear Location #1

This Hel Tear is part of the critical path and can't be missed. You'll encounter it during The Reunion story quest.

Hel Tear Location #2

You can get the next Hel Tear from the portal appearing between Helgrind and The Gleaming in Helheim.

Hel Tear Location #3

This Hel Tear is near the beginning of the Aurvangar Wetlands area, where you froze the geysers to make a path through the area earlier in the game. 

Hel Tear Location #4

The next portal can be found in The Strond in Alfheim.

Hel Tear Location #5

If you go to the Veiled Passage in Vanaheim, you can see the fifth portal.

Hel Tear Location #6

The final portal with Hel Tear can be found on top of a cliff at the Lake of Nine in Midgard.

Those are all Frozen Flame locations in God of War: Ragnarok. For other locations guides, walkthroughs, and more, head over to our Ragnarok tips hub right here.

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God of War: Ragnarok — Cliffside Ruins Collectibles Guide https://www.gameskinny.com/h9gj8/god-of-war-ragnarok-cliffside-ruins-collectibles-guide https://www.gameskinny.com/h9gj8/god-of-war-ragnarok-cliffside-ruins-collectibles-guide Wed, 16 Nov 2022 02:15:35 -0500 Jonathan Moore

When it comes to collectibles, Cliffside Ruins is perhaps the most confounding location in all of God of War: Ragnarok. To get everything here, you'll need to leave the area completely, venture (very) briefly through another, and completely explore a third. Luckily, this sub-region, Goddess Falls, and The Veiled Passage are all close to one another. If you're here wondering how to get the Cliffside Ruins chest, which is a bit pesky, we've got you covered below.

Once all is said and done, here are the collectibles you can expect to find in Cliffside Ruins:

  • x1 Nornir Chest
  • x1 Favor (Conscience for the Dead)
  • x1 Lore Marker
  • x1 Legendary Chest
  • x1 Lunda's Broken Bracers

Vanaheim: Cliffside Ruins Collectibles Locations

Nornir Chest

  • Reward: Horn of Blood Mead Rage Increase.

Land on the beach across from Brok, and exit the canoe. Defeat the enemies, and go to the back (southwest) portion of the area. The Nornir Chest will be beneath two ruined columns in the cliffs. 

  • Rune Turnstile 1: The first Rune Turnstile is to the right of the Nornir Chest, on the other side of the thick cliff wall. It's covered in vines, and placing Fraya's Sigil Arrows can be a pain, but it can be done with three. Try to position one at the base of the vines, then one in the middle of the rock directly underneath, then the last arrow near the base of the rock directly underneath that. Once you've cleared the vines, hit the Turnstile on the right once. 

  • Rune Turnstile 2: The second Rune Turnstile is hidden in the rocks behind the rocks to the left of the Chest. Look up, and you'll see vines covering a chain near the spirit that gives you the Favor (detailed below). Climb up the wall to the left of the spirit, then go left and jump to the platform. Jump another gap, then go left to jump a third. Go ahead and knock the chain down, then look down into the rocks. Hit the Turnstile on the right once. (Also, go ahead and grab Lunda's Broken Bracers while you're up here; more below). 

  • Rune Turnstile 3: Get in the canoe, and go to the beach with Brok and Lunda. Turn around and face the Cliffside Ruins, and you'll see the final Turnstile on the right amongst some rocks. Hit it once on the right. 

Favor (Conscience for the Dead)

  • Reward: Svartalfheim’s Honor Amulet Enhancement.

Speak to the spirit along the painted cliffs in the southeastern portion of the area, to the left of the Nornir Chest. You'll need to defeat enemies in The Veiled Passage to complete this Favor.

Lunda’s Broken Bracers

Climb the wall to the left of the spirit that gives you the Favor, and follow the path left a short distance. Go into the opening in the wall on the left when the path turns right, and open the red loot chest for Lunda's Broken Bracers.

Lore Marker (Call to Arms)

From the red loot chest, drop back down, then climb the chain you knocked down after interacting with the Nornir Chest Turnstile. Go left at the top, then interact with the Blue Rune plate at the end of the path; Freya will open a new waterway on the river.

Get back in the canoe, and go south (double back from the beach along the right side) to find it. When you enter Goddess Falls, and the text appears on-screen, turn left immediately to go through a passage that leads back under the rocks (you’ll see ruins and columns in the painted rock on the right side as you go into the cave). This is The Veiled Passage, and we have a full walkthrough collectibles guide for this region, as well. Read that as you go.

Go past the first beach for the area’s Nornir Chest, and get out of the boat at the second beach further in. Break through the palisade wall on the left side, destroy the poisonous plants, and climb the wall up. Follow the path all the way around until you climb down a chain. Turn left at the bottom for the Lore Marker.

Legendary Chest

  • Reward: Mists of Helheim Heavy Runic Attack

From the Lore Marker, turn around, and go back to the chain. To the right and down, you’ll find the Legendary Chest, but you’ll need to remove the gold barrier blocking the ledge to get to it. Lower the bridge, and defeat the enemies, then go to the other side and right toward the zip line leading down to Brok and Lunda at the beach.

Don’t use the zip line; instead, turn right to face the Chest. Place one Sigil arrow each on the red markings on the rocks. Then go back to the ledge overlooking the Chest and use the Blades of Chaos to ignite the Sigil arrows to blast away the barrier. Jump down and open the chest.

And with that, you finally have all of the collectibles in Vanaheim's Cliffside Ruins — even the pesky Legendary Chest. We have plenty of more God of War: Ragnarok walkthroughs over on our tips and tricks page for the game.

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God of War: Ragnarok — Noatun's Garden Collectibles Guide https://www.gameskinny.com/h1daa/god-of-war-ragnarok-noatuns-garden-collectibles-guide https://www.gameskinny.com/h1daa/god-of-war-ragnarok-noatuns-garden-collectibles-guide Wed, 16 Nov 2022 00:30:05 -0500 Jonathan Moore

Much like Pilgrim's Landing, Noatun's Garden is another relatively small sub-region of Vanaheim found within the River Delta. You'll likely pass by this God of War: Ragnarok location while paddling around the waterways during the Freya's Missing Peace Favor or while looking for Lunda's armor pieces. 

Here are the collectibles you can expect to find:

  • x1 Favor (Garden for the Dead)
  • x1 Artifact
  • x1 Treasure Map
  • x1 Legendary Chest
  • x2 Lore Markers
  • x1 Lunda's Broken Belt

Vanaheim: Noatun's Garden Collectibles Locations

Favor (Garden for the Dead)

  • Reward: Svartalfheim’s Safety Amulet Enchantment

Interact with the spirit on the backside of the tree in the center of the area. You'll be tasked with ridding the Garden of the three poison-spewing braziers around the area.

Lunda's Broken Belt

From the spirit that gave you the Favor, turn around and use your chisel to break the mirrored door between the two Forest Ancient statues. Open the chest inside for Lunda's Broken Belt, a piece of Lunda's missing armor, which you need to complete the Lost Armor Labor. 

Lore Marker (Golrab of the Ashes and Frost)

This Lore Marker is to the right of the mirrored door at the base of the tower with the poison brazier. 

Artifact (Family Crest: Hoenir’s Crest)

This collectible is on the ground in the back right/southeastern corner of the area, right of the Lore Marker tower, near where you can climb on top of the gated building on the southern side of the Garden.

Lore Marker (Garden’s Progress)

From the Artifact, climb on top of the building with the large gate on the southern side of the area. The Lore Marker is on the roof.

Treasure Map (Under the Rainbow)

This Treasure Map is hidden in the rocks to the right of the building with the Legendary Chest on the northern side of the Garden.

Legendary Chest (Jewel of Yggdrasil)

This Chest is locked behind the gated building on the northern side of the Garden, next to the Treasure Map. To gain entry, use the opening on the northeast side to align Sigil arrows to destroy the red flowers wrapped around the counterweight chain. Once you’ve removed them, break the chain of the counterweight to lower it and open the door.

And there you have it: all of the collectibles, Favors, and missing armor pieces in Vanaheim's Noatun's Garden. For more tips and walkthroughs, head over to our God of War: Ragnarok guides hub.

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God of War: Ragnarok — Pilgrim's Landing Collectibles Guide https://www.gameskinny.com/89zc4/god-of-war-ragnarok-pilgrims-landing-collectibles-guide https://www.gameskinny.com/89zc4/god-of-war-ragnarok-pilgrims-landing-collectibles-guide Tue, 15 Nov 2022 23:50:54 -0500 Jonathan Moore

Pilgrim's Landing is one of the smallest sub-regions in God of War: Ragnarok. Located in Vanaheim, it's composed of a small beach and a stone fortress in the middle of the River Delta area, and you'll likely come here during the Freya's Missing Peace Favor after visiting Freyr's Camp. There are four collectibles in this location.

Here's are the collectibles you can expect to find: 

  • x1 Berserker Gravestone
  • x1 Favor (Cure for the Dead)
  • x1 Lore Marker
  • x1 Legendary Chest

Vanaheim: Pilgrim's Landing Collectibles Locations

Berserker Gravestone

This Berserker Gravestone is unmissable in the middle of the beach, but you'll have to come back for it later if this is your first time here.

Favor: Cure for the Dead

  • Reward: Svartalfheim's Fortune Amulet Enchantment

Speak to the spirit by the cliffs behind the Gravestone. You'll need to enter the stone building in the water to get what she needs. Track the Favor, and the locations will be marked on your map.

Lore Marker (Dead on Arrival)

Use the stone ledge on the eastern side of the beach (overlooking the stone building in the water), and knock down the bridge. Cross over, and turn left. Defeat the enemies, and interact with the Lore Marker on the left side of the area before the second bridge.

Legendary Chest

  • Reward: Grip of the Fallen Alchemist

Grab the Lore Marker, and knock down the second bridge. The Legendary Chest will be directly in front of you. You can also get the River Delta Odin's Raven by looking through the opening to the left of the Chest.

Quick and easy, those are all the collectibles and Favors at Pilgrim's PAssage in Vanaheim. There's a lot more to cover in God of War: Ragnarok, and you can find more tips, walkthroughs, and locations guides right over here

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God of War: Ragnarok — How to Get Muspelheim Seeds https://www.gameskinny.com/2p1r7/god-of-war-ragnarok-how-to-get-muspelheim-seeds https://www.gameskinny.com/2p1r7/god-of-war-ragnarok-how-to-get-muspelheim-seeds Thu, 17 Nov 2022 11:14:51 -0500 John Schutt

The realm of Muspelheim was a source of some of the best gear in the 2018 reboot of God of War, and the same is true in God of War: Ragnarok. Getting to it this time is a bit more complicated, as you need two Muspelheim Yggdrasil Seeds to unlock access to the volcanic firepit. You go there as part of the main campaign, but the seeds provide access to the area's challenges and, therefore, the powerful gear on offer.

You won’t need much to get the first Muspelheim Seed, but the second seed piece is locked behind almost a dozen hours of campaign progress. Neither is hard to reach, as both are in Svartalfheim. You just need a specific item to reach one of them and the gear to get past the few enemies guarding it. 

First Muspelheim Seed Location

Soon after getting access to a boat and the Bay of Bounty, you’ll want to head to the western side of the Bay, where you’ll find Modvitnir’s Rig. 

The area is part of the "In Service to Asgard" Favor, but you’ll get the Seed much earlier than the quest objective. From the beach, climb up the first platform, and follow the path around to the right. 

Jump across the gap and climb up to the platform with the Legendary Chest. The Chest has the first Muspelheim Seed within it.

Second Muspelheim Seed Location

You won’t be able to get the second Muspelheim Seed until you have Draupnir’s Spear, which you don’t get until the end of Chapter 6, Forging Destiny. With the Spear in hand, return to Svartalfheim and go to the northern section of the Bay, then head to its eastern edge. There you’ll find Dragon Beach. 

On the northern edge of the Beach is a chain leading to a higher platform with a Spear slot at its back. 

Slot in the Spear, climb up, and follow the path toward the giant statue. Clear whatever monsters are in your way, and you’ll eventually come across another Legendary Chest.

Open it for the second Muspelheim Seed.

With both Seeds in hand, return to any Mystic Gateway, select Muspelheim, and unlock The Crucible. You’ll now be able to take on the Crucible Challenges and complete the Favor of the same name. Be prepared for tricky combat trials that take skill, timing, and sometimes a little luck. For more on God of War Ragnarok, including how to get hacksilver, the best early game armor, or a series of articles doing a zone-by-zone rundown of all the game’s collectibles, check out our guides hub.

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God of War: Ragnarok — The Veiled Passage Collectibles Guide https://www.gameskinny.com/srvw0/god-of-war-ragnarok-the-veiled-passage-collectibles-guide https://www.gameskinny.com/srvw0/god-of-war-ragnarok-the-veiled-passage-collectibles-guide Wed, 16 Nov 2022 02:02:56 -0500 Jonathan Moore

The Veiled Passage is one of several hidden areas in God of War: Ragnarok. It's possible you'll come here naturally while exploring Vanaheim, but more likely as part of The Mysterious Orb Favor from Lunda, though you'll pass it during Freya's Missing Peace. While the main draw is Lunda's Orb and a piece of her armor set, there are some collectibles to get your hands on. 

Here's what you can expect to find: 

  • x1 Nornir Chest
  • x1 Lore Marker
  • x1 Odin's Raven
  • x1 Artifact
  • x1 Lunda's Broken Bracers

Vanaheim: The Veiled Passage Collectibles Locations

Nornir Chest

  • Reward: Idunn Apple Health Increase.

When you enter the area, you’ll notice the Nornir Chest on the right side of the cave. Dock the canoe, and grab the firebomb in the back of the area to break the gold barriers. Go up to the Nornir Chest, and you’ll see the three bells you need to ring on the opposite wall across the water.

The left-most bell is in a cage, the middle bell is free, and the right-most bell is in a cage behind vines. You can get away with using three Sigil arrows if lined up as in the screenshot above, though it's easier with four,which you get by fully upgrading Freya's Archery skill tree.

Lunda’s Broken Cuirass

Leave the Nornir Chest and continue through the cave to the next beach. Dock the canoe, and interact with the red loot chest in front of you, to the left of the poisonous cloud.

Lore Marker (Seidr Sacrifice)

From there, go through the hole in the nearby wall, kill the poisonous plants, and climb the wall inside. Turn right at the top for the Lore Marker.

Odin’s Raven

Continue along the path from the Lore Marker a short way, and turn left when the path veers to the right to lead outside. Look up to see the Raven perched on a branch overhanging the water, behind two hanging skeletons.

Artifact (Family Crests: Kvasri’s Crest)

Turn around, and follow the path outside. Fight the enemies, and turn right to enter a tunnel. When it opens up again on the left side, showing the outside, destroy the wooden barricade under the plant shooting barbs at you.

Those are all of the collectibles to be found in Vanaheim's The Veiled Passage. It's one of the easier-to-miss areas in God of War: Ragnarok but contains a piece of the game's (arguably) best armor sets, so it's well worth seeking out. For more on Kratos and Atreus' battle against the end of the world, head over to our Ragnarok guides page

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God of War: Ragnarok — How to Get the Draupnir Spear https://www.gameskinny.com/6or05/god-of-war-ragnarok-how-to-get-the-draupnir-spear https://www.gameskinny.com/6or05/god-of-war-ragnarok-how-to-get-the-draupnir-spear Tue, 15 Nov 2022 12:43:54 -0500 John Schutt

The Draupnir Spear is the third weapon in your arsenal and the new weapon you receive in God of War: Ragnarok. It's not only a great addition to your collection, but it has exploration uses as well. You've likely seen little green valves spraying out jets of air across the Nine Realms, many of which hide pathways to various collectibles. Jam a spear in there and climb on it, and a new area opens. Those glowing yellow cracks in rock faces all over the place? Jam a spear in there and detonate it.

Thankfully, getting your hands on the Darupnir Spear is easy if drawn out. Just know you'll be backtracking to previous areas if you're going for 100% completion.

Where is the Draupnir Spear?

You are guaranteed to get the Draupnir Spear during your playthrough of God of War: Ragnarok, as forging it is part of the main quest. You get the Spear as part of the Forging Destiny main story quest, chapter six, specifically.

You're on the right track when Brok makes a racket about going to see The Lady back in Svartalfheim. You'll start by making your way out of an alcohol storage facility deep in the mountain, then go to a lift blocked by Nightmare Haunts you'll need to break. Shatter each nest until you can destroy the one sitting on the lift, then take it further up the mountain.

After solving another geyser puzzle, you'll travel up further until you reach a calm lake with a large helmet sitting above a jetty. Brok will ask you to follow him beneath the helmet, but the switch is broken.

You'll now need to collect two pieces of magical metals from the ore deposit across from where Brok is working. If you do a 180 from facing his workstation, you'll see a large blue rock formation from which you can chop a shard.

Once given, Brok will need a piece of copper, which is situated directly to the right of the blue ore. Chop off a bit of the copper and give it to him, then return to the switch and flip it once repaired.

Now it's cutscene time. You'll watch as you and Brock descend into the kelpy water and give the Draupnir ring to the Lady, who then makes the Spear out of it with a little of Kratos's blood. There are other story beats here, but we'll save those for you to discover.

When you return to the surface, you'll have a chance to put the Spear through its paces and learn how it helps with exploration. Whether you continue the story now that a lot of new optional locations are open to looting is up to you, but you have the tools to loot them regardless.

That's all there is to getting your hands on the Draupnir Spear. Know that you have a lot of game ahead of you after forging it, and you'll have a whole new skill tree to unlock with the tons of XP you likely have at this point. For more coverage of God of War: Ragnarok, including articles giving a zone-by-zone rundown of all the collectibles in the game, check out our guides hub.

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God of War: Ragnarok — Best Early Game Armor https://www.gameskinny.com/mtm52/god-of-war-ragnarok-best-early-game-armor https://www.gameskinny.com/mtm52/god-of-war-ragnarok-best-early-game-armor Tue, 15 Nov 2022 12:53:14 -0500 John Schutt

The early parts of God of War: Ragnarok are the most difficult because you have so few tools and so much low-quality equipment supplementing the few things you can do. With armor being the primary driver of early build crafting and ability acquisition, knowing what to upgrade to and when is crucial.

Thankfully, a couple of outstanding armor options available early in the game can give you an edge or at least help keep you alive long enough to learn a bit about what’s kicking in your teeth. Here are the best armor pieces available early in God of War: Ragnarok.

Nidavellir’s Finest Plackart and Set

Healing is at a premium early in a first playthrough of Ragnarok, and anything that can give you extra stats and some easy heals is ideal. Nidavellir’s set does just that, making it the best early-game armor set.

How to Get the Nidavellir Set

Shortly after you get to Svartalfheim, you’ll make your way to the Bay of Bounty, where Mimir will ask a Favor of you: the sidequest In Service of Asgard.

Your task is to destroy three mining towers across the Bay. Doing so awards you experience, currency, and crafting materials, including Nidavellir Ore. You can take the Ore to Sindri or Brok to craft the:

  • Nidavellir’s Finest Plackart Chest Armor
  • Nidavellir’s Finest Arm Guards
  • Nidavellir’s Finest Waist Guard

We highly recommend completing the Favor and preparing the whole set.

The Plackart is the most important because with it equipped, your Stun Grabs (finishers activated by pressing the right R3 stick) activate a two-second Health Burst. It doesn’t matter if you kill the enemy with the grab or not; the burst happens either way.

The Nidavellir’s Wrist and Waist Guards reduce the rate at which an enemy’s Stun gauge degrades by 50% with one equipped or 100% with two. This pairs nicely with the chest-piece, giving you much more time to apply enough Stun status to let the grab occur.

Sol’s Spaulders of Courage

Melee — or fist — damage is one of the cores of combat in God of War: Ragnarok, and Sol’s Spaulders of Courage make it much more powerful. They also provide a significant boost to your Vitality stat, which directly governs the amount of health you have.

How to Get Sol's Spaulders of Courage

You’ll have your chance to acquire Sol’s Spaulders once you reach Chapter 4: The Reckoning, which takes you to Vanaheim. Crafting them only takes 5,000 Hacksilver (if you need more, here's how to get it), so if you’ve saved up a little, make them right away.

The Spaulders increase your melee damage based on how much Rage meter you have and will spend Rage rather than Health if taking damage would otherwise kill you. Paired with some upgraded Nidavellir’s Wrist and Waist Guards, you’ll not only be dealing tons of damage, your enemy Stun gauge will have a hard time depleting, making a quick finisher that much easier.

We recommend crafting those two armors early in God of War: Ragnarok and upgrading them if they suit your playstyle. There are plenty of other great options as you approach late and endgame, but if you’re looking for something consistent you can get within a few hours, these two sets are our picks. For much more on God of War: Ragnarok, including a zone-by-zone set of collectibles guides, check out our guides hub.

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God of War: Ragnarok Crafting Guide https://www.gameskinny.com/v7cll/god-of-war-ragnarok-crafting-guide https://www.gameskinny.com/v7cll/god-of-war-ragnarok-crafting-guide Tue, 15 Nov 2022 13:12:08 -0500 John Schutt

Crafting is essential to any playthrough of God of War: Ragnarok; no one wants to go through the game with base-level gear. You unlock the ability to craft early in the game, and you'll spend a lot of time in the menu creating equipment for Kratos and Atreus.

This guide will cover all the aspects of crafting you'll need to know, from where it happens, what you can make, and how to get the best items in the game.

How to Unlock Crafting

After completing the introductory mission and gaining access to Sindri's House, you'll be able to go to the workshop to the left of the door and have Brok and Sindri make some early gear. You'll also find at least one of them near many of the Mystic Gateways scattered across the Nine Realms, allowing you to continue crafting between bouts of questing and exploration. Just look for their tent and/or listen for the cling of their hammers.

What Can I Craft in God of War: Ragnarok?

Within the crafting menu itself, you'll be able to create and upgrade weapons, armor, shields, and weapon accessories for Kratos' various gear types, and the list will expand as you play the game. Initially, you can craft the following:

The Leviathan Ax and Knob Upgrades

The Leviathan Ax improves using the rare Frozen Flame material. You'll get many of these as rewards during the campaign, with the final few being awarded for completing difficult side objectives and exploration tasks. The Knobs sit at the end of the Ax's handle and have various build-enhancing effects.

The Blades of Chaos and Handle Upgrades

The Blades improve using the also rare Chaos Flame material, which, like Frozen Flames, you get a few of during the campaign. The remainder are hidden behind exploration, side content, and optional and endgame bosses. Handles upgrade using the standard paths and also provide various build-enhancing abilities.

Shields

There are more than half a dozen shield options in God of War: Ragnarok, and almost all of them have a special alternate ability. You can block with all of them, of course, but some are better defensive options, and others are more suited to taking the fight to your enemies. Others are better at parrying. They upgrade along a similar path to weapons but have materials unique to them.

Chest Armor

The core of almost any build, there are dozens of Chest Armors of varying abilities in God of War: Ragnarok. These are upgraded by using more and more Hacksilver and progressively rarer materials, with levels 7, 8, and 9 costing 20,000, 25,000, and 35,000 Hacksilver, not counting the hard-to-come-by mats you'll need to farm. If you're looking for the best early-game armors to get you started, focus on these two.

Wrist and Waist Armor 

Both wrist and waist armor are supplementary to a build, granting different bonuses and passive abilities than chest armor. In most parts of the main story, you'll want a complete three-piece set of any one kind of armor, but you can do a little mixing and matching come endgame.

You'll earn several new pieces of gear unique to God of War: Ragnarok throughout the story, and these will have their specific upgrade paths, though they follow the systems laid down by what's above. There are also more than a dozen individual crafting materials, which we'll cover in another guide.

Crafting Tips and Tricks

Beyond the core mechanics of the crafting system, there are a few things you can do to make your life a little easier while thumbing through the menus.

Tip 1: Buy crafting materials in bulk when needed

Brok and Sindri's shop has a growing list of basic and uncommon crafting materials you can buy for a small fee. Initially, these will only be the easiest to come by, but by endgame, you'll have access to six mat types. Though they won't let you craft everything, they can cut down on the grind somewhat.

Tip 2: Sell what you don't need

Crafting gets insanely expensive, especially the higher level your gear becomes. Selling the lower-level gear you accumulate can ease some of the cost burden. Don't worry if you sell something you don't mean to: it will stay in the shop inventory labeled as Buy Back, and you'll pay what you sold it for.

Tip 3: Gather from glowing golden water, crash into crates

In the waterways of the Nine Realms, you'll sometimes come across gold-flecked water. Gathering from these points always yields a few crafting materials; the later in the game you are, the better they'll be. The same is true in Midgard's Lake of Nine. Being frozen over, there are no golden pools of water. Instead, circular crates on the ice provide the same benefit. This goes for the sands of The Barrens, too. 

Tip 4: Open every chest, especially Legendary ones

There are hundreds of loot chests in God of War: Ragnarok, and the red and Legendary golden ones always provide some valuable crafting materials on top of their equipment rewards. If you see a chest, be sure to take a few moments to open it, even if it's locked behind a puzzle. Your future self will thank you. Just keep in mind that you may need specific items (like the Draupnir Spear) to reach them, which become available later in the game.

Tip 5: Consider your build before you craft

You won't necessarily know what kind of playstyle you want to use early on, but because all equipment can level to a maximum of nine, anything can be viable if you invest in it. However, because of the massive expense that comes with crafting, you'll want to consider every option before you dedicate resources to your weapons and armor.

Tip 6: Do as much side content as you can

You can probably shotgun your way through God of War: Ragnarok's main story in about 15 hours, but you'll be under-geared and miss out on some of its best content. The side content not only provides you with resources and unique equipment, but it also is a great source of additional experience, boss fights, and a story to enjoy. There's plenty of Hacksilver in it for you as well. Bucketloads, in fact.

Tip 7: Max out your favorite set when you can

To tackle the toughest challenges, you'll want at least some of your equipment to be max level. If you don't want to search every nook and cranny for Frozen Flames and Chaos Flames, then invest in at least your chest piece and one or both of your favorite weapon accessories.

If you can do that, you'll likely be around Gear Rank 7 or higher, putting you within striking distance of the highest-level enemies in the game. Level 9 items are also the only ones you can transmog to look like anything else you currently own; yet another reason to take something to its maximum.

Those are your core concepts in crafting in God of War: Ragnarok. It's a complex set of mechanics that lets you create wacky builds that either can't die, do insane damage, or have some other effect. The more build-makers get into the game; the crazier things will become. For more on where to get all the collectibles, check our guides to the Aurvangar Wetlands and Radsvinn's Rig, among others. Our guides hub has even more to look through.

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