The Onimusha video game franchise is a series of action-adventure games created by Capcom. The series debuted in 2001 with the release of the first game, Onimusha: Warlords, which was released for the PlayStation 2. The game was set in feudal Japan and featured a mix of action, adventure, and horror elements.
The series continued with the release of Onimusha 2: Samurai’s Destiny in 2002 and Onimusha 3: Demon Siege in 2004. These games continued the story of the first game and expanded on the gameplay mechanics, with new features such as multiple playable characters and a more complex combat system.
In 2006, Capcom released Onimusha: Dawn of Dreams, which was set 15 years after the events of the previous games and introduced a new set of characters. The game also featured enhanced graphics and gameplay mechanics, including the ability to switch between characters in real-time.
Overall, the Onimusha franchise was well-received by critics and fans alike for its combination of action, adventure, and horror elements, as well as its unique setting in feudal Japan. The series has not seen a new entry since the release of Onimusha: Soul in 2012, but rumors of a new game in the franchise continue to circulate among fans.
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