Year: 2006

Publisher: Capcom

Developer: Clover Studio

Country: Japan

Genre: Action-Adventure

Platform: PS2, Wii

Ōkami is an action-adventure game in which players control the main character Amaterasu, the sun goddess incarnation of Shiranui, the white wolf. The game draws heavily on Japanese folklore and mythology, and features a unique woodcut/watercolor art style. Another unique feature of the game was the “Celestial Brush” which allowed players to paint into the game world to solve puzzles and fight enemies.

LGBTQ references in this game:


See also QRM’s entry for this game.


  1. Ōkami. (n.d.). Retrieved from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C5%8Ckami