How to Get the Best Armor Set | God of War PS4 (GoW 4)

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Armors provide some of the best and highest stat boosts in God of War PS4 (GoW 4). Equipping the right sets will go a long way in allowing you to contend with some of the toughest enemies you can encounter. Read on to find out what the best armors there are to use with Kratos!

God of War Best Armor Sets

Ivaldi's Deadly Mist Set

There are three sets available that come with Ivaldi's Armor set – Endless, Cursed, and Deadly. For this guide, we will focus on the Deadly Mist set, which provides ample boosts to several stats compared to the others.

Ivaldi's Pauldron of Deadly Mist

GoW Ivaldi

Level 7 Level 7+ Level 8
Strength 28 30 33
Runic 22 24 27
Defense 58 62 68
Vitality 16 18 20
Enchantment Sockets 3 3 3
How to Get
Must finish Ivaldi's Workshop, Ivaldi's Protection, and Ivaldi's Curse Favors. Unlocks at Brok or Sindri's Shop.

Ivaldi's Gauntlets of Deadly Mist

GoW Ivaldi

Level 7 Level 7+ Level 8
Strength 22 24 26
Runic 17 19 21
Defense 44 46 50
Vitality 12 13 15
Enchantment Sockets 3 3 3
How to Get
Must finish Ivaldi's Workshop, Ivaldi's Protection, and Ivaldi's Curse Favors. Unlocks at Brok or Sindri's Shop.

Ivaldi's War Belt of Deadly Mist

GoW Ivaldi

Level 7 Level 7+ Level 8
Strength 22 24 26
Runic 17 19 21
Defense 44 46 50
Vitality 12 13 15
Enchantment Sockets 3 3 3
How to Get
Must finish Ivaldi's Workshop, Ivaldi's Protection, and Ivaldi's Curse Favors. Unlocks at Brok or Sindri's Shop.

Valkyrie Armor Set

Although extremely difficult to get compared to the time consuming task involved with fetching any of Ivaldi's Armor sets, the Valkyrie Armor set is an absolutely worthwhile armor to try and attain. Fully upgraded, all pieces of this armor will reduce the cooldown times for your Runes, allowing you to just spam them if you like.

Cuirass of the Valkyrie

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Level 6 Level 7 Level 8
Strength 16 21 25
Runic 12 16 20
Defense 55 68 84
Vitality 9 10 12
Cooldown 23 27 31
Enchantment Sockets 3 3 3
How to Get
Must defeat Valkyrie Hildr in Niflheim.

Gauntlets of the Valkyrie

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Level 6 Level 7 Level 8
Strength 12 16 19
Runic 9 12 15
Defense 42 51 63
Vitality 6 8 9
Cooldown 17 20 23
Enchantment Sockets 2 2 3
How to Get
Must defeat Valkyrie Gondul in Muspelheim.

Waist Guard of the Valkyrie

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Level 6 Level 7 Level 8
Strength 12 16 19
Runic 9 12 15
Defense 42 51 63
Vitality 6 8 9
Cooldown 17 20 23
Enchantment Sockets 2 3 3
How to Get
Must defeat Valkyrie Olrun in Alfheim.

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