ryoshima-coast

Meoto Iwa

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Remember these? These rocks are based off the Wedded Rocks (meoto iwa) by a town near Ise City in Japan. They represent the union of Izanagi and Izanami, with the larger rock being the male and the smaller rock being female. 

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Of course, the real-life meoto iwa are considerably smaller than those on Ryoshima Coast. The largest one is only around 9 meters high. The astonishing part is that the rope shimenawa tying them together weighs over a ton, and is replaced several times a year.

The shimenawa on Ryoshima Coast must weigh as much as a train. I wonder how it got there.

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Ryoshima Coast (Okami + Okamiden) Guitar Cover (by jam2995)

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A wonderful remake or remix of the Ryoshima Coast song from Okami :) I still haven’t beaten Okamiden yet or Okami for that matter XD Anyways I really like this version of the theme.

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Ladies and gentlemen, I give to you what is quite possibly the most beautiful song in video game history.

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