The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past is a manga book written by Akira Himekawa. A manga adaptation of The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, it was published in 2005, following the release of the Game Boy Advance port of the game. In its telling, Agahnim is revealed as a friend of Link's father. Agahnim took to magic and learned how to break the Seal of the Sages, being recruited to Ganon's services. When confronted by his friend, Agahnim sent him and his wife into the Dark World.
- Original Characters
- Ganty: A thief whose troupe were killed by Hylian Knights. She befriended Link until she learned he was a descendant of the knights, but in time she learned the man who raised her was a Hylian Knight too, as she originated from Hyrule as a descendant of the Hylian Knights herself, carrying an arrowhead, part of the Silver Arrow. She took on the form of a fox in the Dark World and was turned into Trinexx by Agahnim to fight Link. She helped in the final battle against Ganon. She is in love with Link and is jealous of Zelda for being close to him.
An English adaptation of this manga was released on February 2, 2010.
The French adaptation translated by Soleil Manga in 2009 features a (end of october) 2004 interview of Akira Himekawa and game producer Eiji Aonuma discussing similarities and differences between the manga series and the games series and give some backstory information on subjects like horsebackriding, the Watarara and Link's silence/locution.
- A Sacrifice
- A Link to the Past