As it turns out, The Stranger is actually a moniker for the god known as Baldur.
He’s based on the god Baldr in Norse mythology, the offspring of Odin and Frigg, brother to Thor, said to have been so fair in appearance that he cast a light from his body wherever he went.
How do you beat the stranger in God of War?
God of War The Stranger Boss Guide
- Keep your shield up, and lock onto the Stranger with the right stick.
- The icy ground attack is telegraphed by the Stranger raising both fists into the air.
- The boss can chain three quick attacks together, but you can block them all with your shield.
Is the stranger Loki God of War?
You find out a bit later in the game that The Stranger is an Aesir God by the name of Baldur. Who is The Stranger in God of War? Loki, (yeah, you know that one), decides to partake in some trickery and mischief. He asks Frigg whether she had overlooked anyone or anything whatsoever in her quest to obtain oaths.
Is Baldur stronger than Thor?
Powers. As a son of Odin and Freya, Baldur was one of the most powerful gods, with Odin and Thor as the only known Aesir to surpass him. Baldur’s power was great enough to pose a difficult challenge to Kratos.
What did the stranger want from Kratos?
Baldur says to Kratos “Your kind are more enlightened” and “Far away from home” (I’m paraphrasing). We suspect he means Kratos is a God, but what if he means Kratos is a giant. Baldur obviously is chasing Kratos because Odin has convinced him that either Kratos can cure him, or Jotunheim can (Mimir speculates this).
Is Kratos a real God?
Yes. Kratos was the ancient Greek divine personification of strength, the son of the god Pallas and the goddess Styx. Kratos was the ancient Greek divine personification of strength, the son of the god Pallas and the goddess Styx.
Who killed Thor?
The Beyonders have killed Thor
During the New Avengers run, the multiverse is in terrible peril at the hands of the Beyonders, a near-omnipotent extra-dimensional race of aliens attempting to implode all the existing universes simultaneously using a singularity they created in one person, the Molecule Man.