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12 of 12 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Beyond Amazing.
I had been waiting for a book like this since i originally heard about its release in japan, even arranged for a copy through friends/family. This book has everything a collector wants to know about a series. Times lines, concept art, character design, idea's that didn't make the games, etc...
This book weighs a fair bit due to the glossy paper and hard cover and...
Published 14 months ago by Basement Gamer

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1 of 5 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Very neat book
This was a neat buy but I thought there would be more information in the book and tidbits about the game or snipits of the ideas behind some of the concept art. The artwork was neat to see how some of the characters developed but I would have liked to see more descriptions and explanations behind what happened with them, why they changed this design over that one and so...
Published 14 months ago by JesseGirl


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12 of 12 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Beyond Amazing., Jan. 30 2013
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I had been waiting for a book like this since i originally heard about its release in japan, even arranged for a copy through friends/family. This book has everything a collector wants to know about a series. Times lines, concept art, character design, idea's that didn't make the games, etc...
This book weighs a fair bit due to the glossy paper and hard cover and you can easily beat a Ganon with it. I love the alternative art for characters through the games and the rich story it tells you. As an added bonus you even get a 32 page manga in the back the predates the Skyward Sword game.
Not gonna post any spoilers but if you love playing Zelda as much as me get this book. The only games it doesn't timeline are the short ones with no real plot like Links crossbow training and the Links game & watch game.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Gift for Xmas, Dec 25 2013
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Got this as a gift for my boyfriend since I was low on cash. First off, best price compared to any store, even walmart. Two, my boyfriend loved it. He thought it would be kind of cool as a fan, but once he read it he LOVED it. He's been a huge Zelda fan since the beginning and he reads parts of it and now wants to be playing all the games again.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A book to rule them all, Feb. 6 2013
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Simply awesome.

I think it is the best review for this book.

This book bring back every Zelda game with their story, with artwork, etc.

For less than 30$, It is a must for everyone who played any zelda game.

Cheap and Perfect, nothing to say more!
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5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Incredible Purchase, Jan. 30 2013
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As a longtime (and hardcore) Zelda fan, as soon as this book was released in Japan, I joined the movement to have it localized for other regions as well. I have been awaiting this product for over a year now, and I can gladly say this purchase has been more than worth the wait. At such a low cost, this book about all things Zelda contains exclusive art, information, words from the creators, manga and more presented with an unrivalled finesse. You are paying to get The Book Of Zelda, to put it shortly. I can assure any Zelda fan out there that you will not regret picking this one up to add to your collection.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars awesome book, Jan. 10 2014
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Hubby is a huge fan of Legend of Zelda, but he isn't a reader, however, he loves this book. His face lit up when he flipped it page by page. ;)
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5.0 out of 5 stars Christmas present, Dec 30 2013
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I got this for my fiancé for Christmas, he's a diehard Zelda fan and he absolutely loves it ! I'm not crazy into Zelda myself but even I enjoyed looking at it, beautifully done book.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Beautiful, Dec 25 2013
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This is a must have for any die hard Zelda fan. It has conceptual art from a plethora of the games, and it is simply a treat.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great book for hardcore Zelda fans, April 17 2014
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This book is exactly what you would expect, the entire history of the Zelda series in one nicely written and put together book. If you have a Zelda fan on your birthday or xmas list, definately consider this book.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Good item, March 24 2014
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Good quality book with good production value. Can't complain about it at all.

Only for the most diehard zelda or Nintendo fans. Information is a little boring except for maybe 30% which is great.

Item came nicely packaged so as not to get damaged.

Recommend seller.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Something every Zelda fan should pick up., March 15 2014
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It dives into the official lore of the series (which fans have been waiting for since the series began), and also gives a background on its development through the years; its concept art, gameplay choices, blurbs from the development team, etc. Great book!
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The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia by Akira Himekawa (Hardcover - Jan. 29 2013)
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