Just got done beating this game. I love this trilogy. I almost exclusively play sports game except for God of War. This one is a lot of fun with tons of boss battles against various gods. I feel like it is easier than the other ones and doesn't take as long but still a great game. I will say this though, if you haven't played the first two, you will be somewhat confused with the storyline.
I thought that myself when I read that article that talked about a Data Scientist(tm)