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9:00 PM on 09.19.2012

Okami HD dated for PlayStation Network in North America

The week of Tokyo Game Show seems like a perfectly fine time for Capcom to announce the release date of Okami HD, so here goes: it's headed to PlayStation Network on October 30, 2012 in North America. Given its wonderful art ...

Jordan Devore

6:15 AM on 08.14.2012

New footage of Okami HD to wet your brush over

As part of their Gamescom press event this morning, Capcom showed this new gameplay video for Okami HD. It's been a while since I played Okami, but I'm fairly certain that this is within the first couple hours of the game be...

Conrad Zimmerman

9:00 PM on 07.27.2012

Okami HD teaser clip explores the Ryoshima Coast

Fresh from Capcom Japan, here's a new 50 second teaser from Okami HD. Now in glorious high definintion, this new footage briefly sweeps over the breathtaking Ryoshima Coast. And I do mean briefly. But it's very pretty a...

Holly Green

6:00 PM on 07.09.2012

I am in puppy love with this Okami cosplay

Okami? More like oh, cutey! This is the most adorable thing I've ever seen in my life. Sweet Sensation Photography and costume designer/pooch owner Volko-Dav paired up to create this photo op featuring Dante the dog in a hand...

Holly Green

4:30 PM on 06.20.2012

First Okami HD trailer showcases PS2 vs. PS3 versions

Yesterday came the exciting news that an HD remake of the PlayStation 2 classic Okami will be coming to Japan, Europe, and North America on PSN. Today, we've got a full trailer showcasing the upgraded visual quality between ...

Holly Green

9:00 PM on 06.19.2012

Capcom confirms Okami HD for North American release

Today Capcom has confirmed that Amaterasu will soon make her return to PlayStation with Okami HD, exclusively for PSN. This remake of the PlayStation 2 original will add high definition graphics, trophies and of course, PlayS...

Holly Green

3:00 PM on 05.19.2011

Storm's Adventures: Storm is turning Japanese...Literally

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Storm Dain





7:30 PM on 04.27.2011

Capcom producer wants God Hand, Okami sequels

And so are we! Okamiden producer Motohide Eshiro says Capcom listens to fan demand, and if enough demand is there, Okami and God Hand could get sequels.  Eshiro told Gamesradar: "We’re certainly willing to explore ...

Dale North

5:40 PM on 04.07.2011

Got money? Okamiden plushes and pillows now available

If you attended PAX East this year (I didn't, darnit!), you might have noticed some adorable Okamiden swag for sale. Well, Capcom has taken the remaining items from that first-run batch and made them available through their o...

Tony Ponce



Review: Okamiden photo
Review: Okamiden
by Jonathan Holmes

Okami is a beloved cult classic, but the game failed to meet sales expectations when it was first released on the PS2 back in 2006. Capcom recently stated that they believe that the game undersold because it was released so closely to the launch of the Xbox 360/PlayStation 3/Wii.

Guess what? A new Okami game is coming out in the United States on the DS this month, in the same month that the 3DS launches in the United States. Looks like Capcom is willing to tempt fate again with an Okami release on the eve of a major console release, but this time, they have the power of puppies on their side.

Will the persuasive power of adolescent canine cuteness be enough to cause Okamiden to succeed where Okami once failed?

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5:40 PM on 12.14.2010

New Okamiden trailers charm the savage soul

Capcom just released a few new trailers showing off characters from the upcoming DS title Okamiden. The focus here is on some of the game's characters who are returning from the original Okami. In the video above, we have Sa...

Jonathan Holmes

2:40 PM on 11.10.2010

Okamiden face mug is absolutely too much

Seriously, I can't take the cute anymore! Capcom has gone too far. As if the plushy wasn't bad enough, now there's a special mug that will make every coffee break far too adorable for its own good. It features the ever-s...

Jim Sterling

11:59 PM on 10.09.2010

NYCC: Chibiterasu found!

Remember how the little Okamiden pup was lost here at New York Comic-Con? I found it!

Dale North

1:20 PM on 10.06.2010

NYCC: New Okamiden art and screenshots

In celebration of New York Comic-Con this weekend, Capcom has released a veritable cornucopia of screenshots for Okamiden along with a few beautiful pieces of art. The screenshots are aimed at showing Chibiterasu's partn...

Conrad Zimmerman

11:15 AM on 09.18.2010

TGS: Hands-on with the technically awesome Okamiden

I'm a dick. I've had so many opportunities to play Okamiden this year, but I've yet to get to it. Part of that is because playing a DS game on a big event's show floor is pretty painful. With flashing lights and cosplay and g...

Jonathan Holmes

3:20 PM on 09.16.2010

TGS: Three minutes of Okamiden goodness, new images

While not in the hands of original Okami developer Clover Studios, Capcom's upcoming Okamiden for Nintendo DS looks like it's going to be a worthy successor.  The game picks up as a sequel to the original, following the...

Nick Chester