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OKAMI® HD PUTS THE CELESTIAL PAINTBRUSH BACK INTO PLAYERS’ HANDS WITH PLAYSTATION®MOVE

Critically Acclaimed Okami Now Gorgeously Painted in High Definition

SAN MATEO, Calif.June 19, 2012— Capcom?, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, today announced that award winning O kami? will be re-born this fall as a digital download on PlayStation?Network for $19.99. Already one of the most beautiful games ever created, the addition of HD graphics will make this new version of O kami even more stunning.? Okami? HD will also feature PlayStation?Move integration as well as a full suite of PlayStation?3 system trophies.?

Initially released to critical acclaim on the PlayStation?2 system, players take on the role of Amaterasu, the Japanese sun goddess, who inhabits the form of a wolf. After a tyrannical monster turns the world into a ruined wasteland, she must use her magical abilities to restore the land to its previous glory full of life and color.?

Okami HD brings Amaterasu’s epic tale to the PS3™ with fully integrated HD graphics and 16:9 aspect ratio. The trademark sumi-e ink art style lends itself perfectly to HD allowing players to experience more of the awe-inspiring world displayed in greater detail than ever before.?

To create an even more immersive experience, players can take advantage of the PlayStation?Move motion controller and naturally make brush strokes with the essential Celestial Brush to defeat enemies and solve puzzles. O kami HD will also support the DUALSHOCK?3 wireless controller for those who wish to re-live the original experience.?

For more information on Okami HD please visit: www.press.capcom.com and www.capcom-unity.com.

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ABOUT CAPCOM

Capcom is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment for game consoles, PCs, handheld and wireless devices.? Founded in 1983, the company has created hundreds of games, including best-selling franchises Resident Evil ? , Street Fighter ? , Mega Man ? and Devil May Cry ?. Capcom maintains operations in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Korea, with corporate headquarters located in Osaka, Japan.? More information about Capcom and its products can be found at www.capcom.com or www.capcom-unity.com.

Capcom, Okami, Mega Man and Resident Evil are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Capcom Co., Ltd. In the U.S. or other countries.? Street Fighter is a registered trademark of Capcom U.S.A., Inc.?? "PlayStation" is a registered trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.?

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