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Heavenly Sword animation explains mythic origins

Ever wanted to know where the titular Heavenly Sword came from? Sony's releasing a brand new animated series highlighting the origins of Nariko's sword. Available first to GAP members, the video has made its way to the internet ... and to you. Watch the first part of an ongoing series, to be updated weekly.

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1. I'd be lying if I said that wasn't epic.

Posted at 5:04PM on Aug 7th 2007 by Kyle

2. Hope the videos come to PSN on Thursday... it'd be cool to watch them on my TV instead of streamed via internet

Posted at 5:05PM on Aug 7th 2007 by Xoonaka

3. Wow, I thought that was suppose to be a G.A.P. exlusive. How the hell and why the hell did gamevideos get it?

Posted at 5:21PM on Aug 7th 2007 by jitty

4. Well thats cool. I was looking for something on the story of the game, so that kinda helps a bit.

Posted at 5:31PM on Aug 7th 2007 by Darkdrium777

5. 360 SUCKS AND BLU-RAY IS GOD , BOW DOWN ALL !!!

@ request of A.C. Ege from Amazon forums, PS3's #1 FAN !

Posted at 5:38PM on Aug 7th 2007 by Bubs

6. Drools!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted at 6:03PM on Aug 7th 2007 by Tesley

7. Are these going to ship on the disc?

Posted at 6:11PM on Aug 7th 2007 by KeVil

8. @ jitty:

I know! Here I am thinking I'm all cool for being in GAP and here you guys go posting it. Sheesh...

Anyway, this is really cool and I hope I get to see an HD version wether it be on the BD with the game or on the PSN

Posted at 7:35PM on Aug 7th 2007 by gullum

9. Dat you Bubs?

Posted at 8:03PM on Aug 7th 2007 by GL

10. I wish Ralph Bakshi would come out of retirement and make a movie about this backstory - it would be AMAZING!!!

Posted at 8:23PM on Aug 7th 2007 by Consolcwby

11. Cool!

Posted at 9:19PM on Aug 7th 2007 by Jeff

12. ad this to psn store. I want samurai jack and invader zim both my favorite american cartoons of all time. i would love to see a Sony anime and manga e books network! question? will home become the PSN store as well as the friends list lobby.

Posted at 10:27PM on Aug 7th 2007 by MYPS3KilledMy360

13. would be nice if they were on the disc. I'm hoping this is the best game ever.

Posted at 12:00AM on Aug 8th 2007 by drdre74

14. A Heavenly Sword movie would be godly, animated, cg, or using real actors! Just give me a movie!

Posted at 2:36AM on Aug 8th 2007 by MisterL

15. I think these are shipping on the game disc... If you let the credits run all the way through on the downloadable demo it lists extra credits for both the "Making of" documentary and the "Animated Series". I can't see why they'd include those unless they're going to be on the disc.

Posted at 4:05AM on Aug 8th 2007 by Ian

16. @ GAP Members, the video was going to be released to all today, however it was time released, meaning that we were the first to see it, before its releasal today, it had nothing to do with us being the only one to see it period, but we got to see it first.

Posted at 1:26AM on Aug 9th 2007 by PSPMAN07

17. HS got a 10/10 from play magazine

Posted at 12:30PM on Aug 11th 2007 by secret

18. This style of animation reminds me of the show, Samurai Jack. Anyways this game is going to be great.

Posted at 8:46PM on Aug 11th 2007 by paskowitz

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