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    Collectibles Guide
    By: GTRagnarok
    Version:  Final
    1. About This Guide
    2. Travel Guides
    3. Treasure
    4. Sun Fragments
    5. Secret Brush Skills
    6. Copyright And Legal Stuff
    7. Contact Info
    8. Conclusion
    1. About This Guide
         This is a collectibles guide for Okami.  It incorporates the Travel
    guides, unique treasures, Sun Fragments, and secret brush skills.  For Stray
    Beads, there's another great guide available on GameFAQs. I've only included
    the unique treasures seeing as how you can easilyobtain multiple copies of
    the normal ones.
    2. Travel Guides
    1.  Travel Tips - You get this automatically when you start the game
    2.  Greenspout Tips - In Hana Valley, after learning Bloom, bloom the cursed
                          grass near the bridge to make it appear
    3.  Digging Tips - After blooming the Guardian Sapling in Hana Valley, go
                       back and fight the demons at the campfire again.  The
                       guide is on the island that appears
    4.  Fleeing Battle - It appears in front of the Guardian Sapling in Shinshu
                         Field after you bloom the sapling
    5.  Feeding - In Shinshu Field, it's located beside the sign at the entrance
                  to Agata Forest
    6.  Legend of Orochi - In Shinshu Field, it's right in front of Tama's house
    7.  Enhancing Weapons - In Agata Forest, it's right in front of the Tsuta
                            Ruins entrance
    8.  Battle Tips - It's right beside Kiba, the demon fang merchant, in Agata
                      Forest on the path towards Taka Pass
    9.  Enhancing Divinity - Right after entering Tsuta Ruins, it's in a chest
                             opposite the save mirror
    10. Godhood Tips - In Tsuta, it's on the steps leading up to the boss chamber
    11. Ink Bullet Tips - In Agata Forest, you'll find it right after crossing the
                          log near the exit to Taka Pass
    12. Brush Tips - In the Gale Shrine in the room with the windmills and
                     rotating platform, it's right on the edge of the west path
                     after you turn the platform
    13. Mother Tree - In the City Checkpoint, there's a staircase to the left,
                      right before crossing the bridge.  The travel guide is under
                      the staircase
    14. Land of the Gods - In Sei-An City, it's the chest on the right in
                           Priestess Rao's room
    15. Celestial Envoy - In Ryoshima Coast, inside the Sunken Ship.  It's among
                          the many chests that you find in the first large room
    16. Veil of Mist Tech - It appears immediately after getting the Fog Pot from
                            the Emperor in Sei-An City for 80 Demon Fangs
    17. Holy Artifacts - In the Queen's palace in Sei-An City, it's right before
                         the lava room after going up the elevator
    18. Northern Land - In the area of the Queen's palace, there are two side
                        rooms that branch off of the main building.  It's inside
                        the room on the right
    19. Inferno Tech - It appears immediately after learning Fireburst from Chef
                       Yama in Sei-An City
    20. Mark of Kabegami - On Catcall Island in North Ryoshima Coast, it's at the
                           base of the tower
    21. Galestorm Tech - It appears immediately after learning Whirlwind from Chef
                         Umi in North Ryoshima Coast
    22. Powerslash 2 - It appears immediately after learning Powerslash 2 from the
                       Divine Spring in North Ryoshima Coast
    23. Cherry Bomb 2 - It appears immediately after learning Cherry Bomb 2 from
                        the Divine Spring in North Ryoshima Coast
    24. Waterspout Tech 1 - It appears immediately after learning Fountain
                            in the Dragon Palace
    25. Waterspout Tech 2 - It appears immediately after learning Deluge in Sei-An
    26. Thunderstorm Tech - It appears immediately after learning Thunderbolt from
                            Gen in Sei-An City
    27. Another Civilization - In Ezofuji, it's right beside the save mirror that
                               is next to the praying altar
    28. Cherry Bomb 3 - It appears immediately after learning Cherry Bomb 3 from
                        the Divine Spring in Kamui
    29. Tribe of the Moon - In Kamui, there is a cave on the west side of the map,
                            near the small bridge.  The guide is on a small
                            platform inside the cave
    30. Powerslash 3 - It appears immediately after learning Powerslash 3 from the
                       Divine Spring in Ezofuji
    3. Treasure
    Rabbit Statue - In Kamiki Village, slash one of the underwater chests in the
                    creek near the small bridge to get the statue
                  - In the Gale Shrine in the room with the large elevator, draw
                    a Cherry Bomb on the elevator, but stand clear so that the
                    elevator goes up without you.  Jump down to the area below to
                    find the statue
    Rat Statue - In Shinshu Field, it's inside a cave in front of Tama's house.
                 It's hard to miss as it is necessary to blow up the cracked wall
                 of the cave while learning Cherry Bomb
    Tiger Statue - It's located in Taka Pass.  After you go through the tunnel
                   near the entrance and come out on the upper level, head forward
                   and look up to find a Konohana Blossom.  Use Vine on it and on
                   all the subsequent blossoms.  You'll eventually reach the last
                   one and drop down on a boulder with the statue.  Note that
                   you'll find a small ledge as you're going through the blossoms.
                   Just continue past it
    Dragon Statue - In the City Checkpoint, after you get the bridge down, go to
                    the middle of the bridge and use Vine on the Konohana Blossom
                    above you.  Continue to use Vine on the blossoms that follow.
                    Drop down after the fifth blossom to land on an island with
                    the statue
    Monkey Statue - It's inside the Sunken Ship in Ryoshima Coast.  After you
                    connect the barrel to the hooks in the room with the giant
                    hand, stand on the barrel and jump up to the ledge above you
                    to find the statue
    Rooster Statue - In Sei-An City, after clearing the mist, the statue is in a
                     chest behind where the Emperor is sitting
    Sheep Statue - In Sei-An City's Aristocratic Quarter.  Right after you go past
                   the two guards guarding the palace, turn right.  The statue
                   is in a buried chest under the tree
    Horse Statue - It's behind Waka's floating headquarter in Sei-An City.  To
                   reach it, use waterspout on the pool in the southeast of the
                   Commoner's Quarter
    Boar Statue - It's in North Ryoshima Coast, in a hidden underground cave
                  near the pool of golden water on the east side of the mainland.
                  Drop down the ledge with the pool on the east side
    Cat Statue - It's found on Catcall Tower in North Ryoshima Coast.  It's on the
                 final small protruding platform (the one with all 8 red marks)
    Dog Statue - It's on Watcher's Cape (the raised up plateau on the mainland
                 that is only accessible by using the Catwalk skill) in North
                 Ryoshima Coast.  The statue is buried in the circular center
                 area.  It's in the middle of 3 small shrubs
    Snake Statue - In Ryoshima Coast, it's between the two mountains that are tied
                   with a rope out at sea
    Bull Statue - In Agata Forest, it's buried right in front of the entrance to
                  the Tsuta Ruins.  The Digging Champ dojo skill is required
    Amber Tassels - It's in a buried chest in Kamui.  The chest is located just a
                    few steps south of the Mermaid Spring
    Amethyst Tassels - In Kamui, follow the frozen river north all the way to the
                       end.  You will find a ledge with some cranes and the
    Jade Tassels - In a buried chest in Wep'keer.  Right after entering the
                   village, turn to the right.  The chest is near the rabbits and
                   the snowman
    Cat's Eye Tassels - In Yoshpet Forest, take the very first wrong path that
                        you come across (a "wrong path" meaning that the path
                        splits left and right and you take the path that the arrow
                        sign isn't pointing to)
    Agate Tassels - In Ponc'Tan, near the entrance.  There's a small platform to
                    the right that you can either Vine or make a sprinting double
                    jump to
    Turquoise Tassels - In the second half of Ponc'tan, it's the very first chest
                        that you come across.  Hard to miss
    Ruby Tassels - In Wawku Shrine.  In the very first room with the two cannons,
                   there are two buried chests where the cannons are/were.  The
                   one on the right contains the treasure
    Sapphire Tassels - In Wawku Shrine after climbing the large room with the
                       elevator shaft and going past the room with the fast
                       spinning gears, you'll be outside.  Here, just melt the
                       frozen chest to get the treasure
    Emerald Tassels - In Wawku Shrine, after the outside area with a lot of
                      cannons, there's a room with a bunch of red hot spinning
                      wheels.  Here, there's a small platform on the left that
                      contains the treasure
    4. Sun Fragments
    1.  In Hana Valley, after obtaining the Bloom brush skill, bloom all the
        Cherry Blossoms and enemy trees to make the fragment appear in
        front of the giant mural
    2.  In Kamiki, it's on the small island on the water behind Susano's house.
        It's hard to miss as you are forced to make water lilies to reach the
        island while learning the Water Lily brush skill
    3.  In the Gale Shrine, it's at the very top.  After going up the final
        staircase to the top, turn back and it's in a nook above that staircase
    4.  In Kusa Village, after obtaining the Galestorm brush skill, go to second
        level via the Konohana Blossom behind the inn.  Follow the wooden path
        and use Galestorm on the banners at the end.  Leap across to find the
    5.  In Taka Pass, complete the treasure dig with Bingo after obtaining the
        Galestorm skill.  He's located near the exit to the City Checkpoint
    6.  Defeat the Bandit Spider in the underground cave in Ryoshima Coast.  The
        cave is located in the north, below the temple.  Digging Champ dojo skill
        is required
    7.  Inside the Sunken Ship in Ryoshima Coast.  In the room with the cannon,
        shoot the top gate to find the fragment
    8.  In Sei-An City's Commoner's Quarter, find the locked gray building in the
        southwest.  Blow up the side of the building to get inside.  Inside, climb
        up to the second floor, walk along the beams, and drop down into the small
        caged area to find the fragment
    9.  On Catcall Tower in North Ryoshima.  At the very top of the tower, there's
        a protruding platform behind the giant cat statue.  The fragment is
        located at the end of the platform
    10. Defeat the Bandit Spider in the underground cave in North Ryoshima Coast.
        The cave is located on the medium sized island among the group of three in
        the west.  Digging Champ dojo skill is required
    11. Defeat the Bandit Spider in the underground cave in Kamui.  The cave is
        located in the northernmost area.  Head up the path towards Wep'keer and
        jump off near the top and then head inside the small tunnel.  Digging
        Champ dojo skill required
    12. In Wep'keer, head up the steps beside the merchant.  Head up the next
        steps to the left.  Head up the third set of steps to the left.  Turn
        right to find some sheep.  Go left here past the sheep and jump off when
        you get to the bridge with the frozen waterfall to find the fragment
    13. In Ezofuji, it's found on a ledge that runs along the northernmost wall.
        To get to it, go up the main path on the left until you reach Tuskle's
        house.  Use Vine on the Konohana Blossom to the right, and then jump down
        to the cliff with the gray patch of dirt below.  Now look up and use Vine
        on the northern blossom to reach the ledge
    14. In the second half of Yoshpet Forest, after the Ponc'tan Clearing, the
        fragment is located at the end of the third "wrong way" path
    15. Defeat the Twin Demons Nechku and Lechku in Wawku Shrine to receive the
        final fragment
    5. Secret Brush Skills
    Fireburst - Learned from Chef Yama in the restaurant kitchen in Sei-An City's
                Commoner's Quarter.  You'll have to find the Golden Mushroom
                first.  To obtain it, head to Taka Pass.  Find the moles above the
                Cutter's house and beat them at their game.  Take the tea cup that
                you get to the shop owner at the entrance of Taka Pass to get the
                mushroom.  Give it to Yama and you'll be able to learn Fireburst,
                giving you the ability to summon fire at any time.
    Powerslash 2 - Obtained by offering 60,000 Yen at the Divine Spring in North
                   Ryoshima Coast.  The spring is located on the small,
                   northernmost island.  Slash the rock that is on the island to
                   reveal a hole.  Powerslash 2 allows you to cut the purplish
                   iron rocks
    Powerslash 3 - Obtained by offering 360,000 Yen at the Divine Spring in
                   Ezofuji.  The spring is located on a cliff that you jump to
                   from the main left path.  Use the map to help locate the cliff.
                   Once you're on the cliff, use Powerslash 2 to slash the iron
                   rock, revealing a hole.  Powerslash 3 allows you to cut the
                   greenish diamond rocks
    Cherry Bomb 2 - Obtained by offering 120,000 Yen at the Divine Spring in North
                    Ryoshima Coast.  The spring is located on the northern island
                    that appears to have a natural pier.  Bomb the cracked ground
                    on the island to reveal a hole.  Cherry Bomb 2 allows you to
                    draw 2 bombs at once, IE you draw one, let it appear, and
                    immediately draw another
    Cherry Bomb 3 - Obtained by offering 300,000 Yen at the Divine Spring in
                    Kamui.  The spring is located to the left of the Guardian
                    Sapling.  Use the Konohana Blossom beside the sapling to get
                    up there.  Then, use Cherry Bomb 2 to reveal the hole.  Cherry
                    Bomb 3 allows you to draw 3 bombs at once, IE you draw one,
                    let it appear, draw another, let it appear, and then draw a
                    third one
    Mist Warp - Obtained by trading 80 Demon Fangs with the Emperor in Sei-An City.
                After you've revived the Emperor and cleared the mist, go talk to
                him in his room and you can buy the Fog Pot for 80 Demon Fangs.
                It allows to warp between the larger save mirrors that have an
                X.  Just stand in front of a save mirror and draw an X through it.
                It allows you to reach a couple of, otherwise, unreachable places
    Whirlwind - Learned from Chef Umi in the restaurant kitchen in North Ryoshima
                Coast.  First, you'll have to buy a Marlin Rod from the merchant
                in Sei-An City or the one in North Ryoshima Coast.  Then, head to
                one of the western islands and talk to the guy on the pier.  Help
                him fish a marlin.  Return to the kitchen and you'll be able to
                learn Whirlwind from Umi.  With it, you can summon a powerful
                tornado to surround you
    Fountain (whirlpool) - Obtained after completing the digging game with the
                           dancer in the Dragon Palace.  Complete the reversed dig
                           and you'll be able to learn the skill from the dancer.
                           Fountain allows you to warp through the Mermaid Springs
                           without having to use a Mermaid Coin
    Thunderbolt - Learned from Gen in Sei-An City's Aristocratic Quarter after Oni
                  Island.  To learn it, you first need to head to Shinshu Field
                  and beat Ida (the mailman running around) in a race three times.
                  Once you beat him the third time, he will hand over the Gimmick
                  Gear.  Now, go to the Aristocratic Quarter.  In the northwest
                  area, there's a tall tower.  Climb it using the Catwalk skill
                  and the cat statues in the back.  Inside, give the gear to Gen
                  and you can learn Thunderbolt.  It allows you to summon
                  lightning at any time
    Deluge (rain) - This skill can be obtained after completing Oni Island.  Head
                    behind the Queen's palace to find a small pool of water.  Use
                    Waterspout and draw the water to the four giant stones in the
                    background to learn Deluge.  It allows you to summon a
                    rainstorm at will
    Ice Storm - This skill is unique in that you don't have to complete any
                certain task to be able to use it.  It's available as soon as you
                get the Blizzard brush skill.  To use it, just draw an X with a
                line going through it (horizontally or vertically).  It will
                summon a rain of ice
    6. Copyright And Legal Stuff
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    7. Contact Info
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    8. Conclusion
         That's it.  I hope you've found this guide to be helpful.

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