A popular PlayStation 2 action-adventure game developed and published by Capcom. The story revolves around a Samurai named Samanosuke, who must defeat demons trying to take over the world. He has the power to consume the souls of his vanquished foes - This power is called "Onimusha" and is granted to him by the Ogre clan, a race that are at odds with the demons. Awesome game, highly recommended. Was a launch title for the PS2, has two direct sequels and a fighting game spin off as well. Onimusha 4 is being developed as well.
"Onimusha is a PlayStation 2 masterpiece in terms of graphics, gameplay, and story."
by A Ghost In Reverie September 27, 2005