El Shaddai: Ascension of the Matatron is a game that has been slowly gaining hype for it's impressive art style. There is no confirmed release date for North America, but the game has been given a April 28th 2011 release for Japan.
The game is being developed by an impressive of pedigree developers whose credits include Okami, Devil May Cry and Resident Evil. El Shaddai: Ascension of the Matatron is being directed by Sawaki Takeyasu, who was the art director for Okami. Needless to say, with Takeyasu in charge, it's a sure bet that it's going to be a pretty game.
Included in the story are a number of new screenshots from the game.