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The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask - Akira Himekawa (book review)

Majora's Mask is the second graphic novel from the Legend of Zelda series by Akira Himekawa. As a Zelda fan myself and liking the game that this is based off of I found this book really enjoyable. It changes parts of the game in order to get it faster paced for the book however this doesn't fault the book at all. Not only this but the graphics within this book are really good and made me love the book even more while also making me have the music from the game in my head.

The book also has a bonus story at the end which is about the making of the mask and how the mask came into being, I found this really fitting and something that is not only original but something that needed to be added to the book. As in the games it doesn't tell you how the mask was made or the story behind it this bonus story seemed like a more fulfilling piece of the story and tied up any loose ends such as how the mask came to be and why it is cursed.

As a Zelda fan I can't fault this book and can't wait more of the Zelda series in which Akira Himekawa produces. I would recommend this to anyone who loves graphic novels as well as the people who enjoy the Legend of Zelda series.

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  1. I am most in the very interest of reading this book, also I am a massive zelda fan because of the Nintendo 64 game majoras mask.
    I will read this sometime.

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    1. There is a number of the books in the Zelda series I highly recommend them

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