PS2 News: Okami Brings Home Another Award - PS2 News

Members Login: Register | Why sign up? | Forgot Password?

Okami Brings Home Another Award

Okami has already garnered plenty of critical acclaim over the past couple of months, but now, Capcom can slide another prestigious award under its belt.

The 10th Annual Japan Arts Festival rewards creative works across a variety of different forms of media, although the Entertainment Division just recently came into existence in 2003. Before they formed that division, only a couple games received any award: Rez in 2002 and Dragon Quest VII in 2000 for Digital Interactive Art.

The 2006 Grand Prize Award in the Entertainment Division went to Okami, with Rhythm Heaven and Nintendo's Talking DS Cooking Navi taking home awards for excellence. The Clover team has since moved on, some to create the new development studio Seeds, and others to work on Resident Evil 5, but this remains a great recognition for both the original team and Capcom. It's just too bad the game didn't sell better.

Related Game(s): Okami

2/20/2007 Ben Dutka

Put this on your webpage or blog:
Email this to a friend
Follow PSX Extreme on Twitter

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on Google Share on MySpace Share on Delicious Share on Digg Share on Google Buzz Share via E-Mail Share via Tumblr Share via Posterous

Comments (0 posts)

There are no comments to display.

Leave a Comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

Our Poll

Did Advanced Warfare save Call of Duty?
Yes, CoD is back on track!
Possibly; it was a positive step.
The jury's still out...
No, CoD is still doomed.

Previous Poll Results