WII Tuesday, March 18, 2008 | 12:06 PM

Images of Okami

Images of Okami

Capcom has released 64 images from the Wii version of Okami, showing the latest build with updated full 16:9 support. The game is planned for a release in four weeks in America, while Europe might have to wait for a summer release.


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Commented on 2008-03-18 17:54:44
Looks ok but not much better than the PS2 version, would have looked awesome in 720p.
Commented on 2008-03-18 18:00:54
I still have my PS2 copy unwrapped... Is it really all that good? (I hope)

Well I guess as soon as I finish some other titles it's Okami for me. ;)
Commented on 2008-03-18 18:08:07
Okami looked graphically superb on the PS2 purely because of its gorgeous artwork. I doubt it would look much better on the Xbox 360 in all honestly except that pop up might be reduced. I think those issues add to the charm of the game myself, everything looks like it's made of paper, trees are 2D and there's a papyrus-type effect on the screen. It's a really, really beautiful and memorable-looking game IMO.

The Wii version is looking almost as good as the PS2 version, it just seems to lack that version's bloom effects which gave the game a dreamy, hazey look. I'm definitely picking the game up again for the Wii as I think its controller will suit the Celestrial Brush to a tee. Sadly, living in the UK, it's looks like I might have to wait... :(

About the game
  • Okami
  • PS2, WII
  • Published by Capcom
  • French release: Available


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