It's Not A New Okami, But At Least You Can Hang It On Your Wall

Okami might have gotten a new HD paint job back in 2012, but it was already one of the most visually stunning video games out there. Capcom, the game's publisher, has made a series of prints with Dutch art dealership Cook & Becker to commemorate its enduring visual splendor and general amazingness. » 7/02/14 4:15pm 7/02/14 4:15pm

Why Bayonetta's Creator Isn't Doing the Sequel

He brought us many memorable games like Devil May Cry and Bayonetta, but Hideki Kamiya doesn't usually do sequels (though he did work on sequels before, including Viewtiful Joe 2). That's not to say he doesn't want to; he just has a greater calling. » 12/05/13 7:20am 12/05/13 7:20am

These Video Game Fans Are Gorgeous

No, not as in enthusiasts. Not even mechanical fans, either. We're talking about video game themed hand fans by deviantART user SarurunKamui—like the Okami one above. » 5/14/13 9:30pm 5/14/13 9:30pm

The Coolest Video Games Set in Feudal Japan

It is always nice to see a video game set in the feudal, pre-industrial era of Japan. The Japanese countryside in general has a special, comforting atmosphere, and combining it with badass samurai warriors and political drama always has spectacular results. We have selected games for today's Show Us gallery that both… » 3/13/13 7:50am 3/13/13 7:50am

Okami HD's Still Looking Colourful as a Vomiting Rainbow

You know, as nice as it'll be having this in "HD", the more I think about it, the more I don't understand why this isn't a Vita game. Because of the brushes, man. The brushes. » 9/19/12 10:20pm 9/19/12 10:20pm

This Artist Makes Even The Horrors of Silent Hill Look Surprisingly Cute

Gorgeous prints of Okami, The Legend of Zelda and Final Fantasy, while always welcomed, are not a rarity. Charming impressions of Pyramid Head, on the other hand, are a lot more rare. And, admittedly, with good reason. » 9/10/12 8:30pm 9/10/12 8:30pm

An Okami Figure That Looks Like it Was Made From The Skin of a Cloud

I've seen some Okami statues in my time, but I've never seen one made using a technique called "needle felting", which I'm going to imagine involves flying to 20,000 feet, scooping some cloud into a basket then coming back down and knitting with it. » 8/30/12 3:00am 8/30/12 3:00am

Okami, You Were Born for a HD System

While it won't look as good as it could, which is a bit of a shame, Capcom's upcoming HD re-release of Okami still looks great. Especially when you watch this new trailer in 1080p, and remember just how satisfying it was to unleash that STORM OF FLOWERS. » 7/27/12 3:00am 7/27/12 3:00am

Okami HD Will Be One of the Most Beautiful Things You Can Do With Your…

You know how restoration specialists can rescue a masterpiece from centuries of dust and grime, restoring it to its original glory? That's how it feels playing Okami HD. » 7/13/12 2:30pm 7/13/12 2:30pm

Okami HD Plays (And Looks) Like a Dream

This last weekend in Tokyo, Capcom put on a little event called Capcom Summer Jam » 7/03/12 7:00am 7/03/12 7:00am. In it they showed off a large portion of their upcoming and recently released titles. Foremost among these was the first playable demo of —which was on hand to play.

What I Saw at Capcom’s Own Gaming Extravaganza

Capcom Summer Jam, Capcom's own mini-Tokyo Game Show, happened this last weekend in Japan. Inside the show, Capcom showed off its biggest new and recently released titles in playable form.

Among the upcoming titles were Resident Evil 6, the Sengoku BASARA HD Collection, and the first playable demo of Okami HD. The… » 7/03/12 6:00am 7/03/12 6:00am

Now THIS is Okami in HD

After years of people asking, Capcom and Sony are finally releasing Okami in high definition on the PS3. While we've seen some screens of the project, they still look a little...jaggy. Maybe not as "HD" as people were hoping. Definitely not as gorgeous as these screens. » 6/24/12 11:00pm 6/24/12 11:00pm

How Does HD Okami Compare to the Original? See for Yourself.

Okami is coming to the PlayStation 3 in 1080p—that's full HD! The game was originally released on the PlayStation 2, and while it was a beautiful game, hi-def graphics are going to make Okami sparkle.


Don't believe me? Capcom released a series of comparison images on the game's official site. Obviously, the better… » 6/21/12 5:00am 6/21/12 5:00am

Remastered Okami on the PS3? Not So Fast There.

No stranger to re-releasing its games—especially Okami » 6/19/12 4:15am 6/19/12 4:15am—Capcom was rumored to be working on an HD remastering of the game for the PS3. It's not entirely implausible, and it actually makes sense.

Traditional Japanese Art Makes For Beautiful Games

While playing the remake of classic JRPG Walk Over My Corpse » 5/29/12 8:00am 5/29/12 8:00am on the PSP, I couldn't help but be dazzled by its traditional Japanese "Sumi-e" art style.