Here is a list of games just like God of War play style, for PC Windows 7 or 8.
1. Darksiders 2
This one is by far almost exactly like God of War. You can control death to do moves similar to what Kratos does. If you play this, you will really like it. There is an app called X360CE that allows you to use a regular joypad to play this game, as the game by default does not support joypads.
Dantes Inferno is a cool game to play on the Xbox 360. The game is from Dantes Inferno an Animated Epic. When you play the game, you will see it resembles God of War game play in a lot of ways, it is fun to play.