Princess Mononoke: The First Story [Hardcover] (GN)
Title: Princess Mononoke: The First Story [Hardcover]
Distributor: Viz Media
Release date: 2014-10-07
Suggested retail price: $34.99
Age rating: 13+
This is the original Princess Mononoke story, created by Hayao Miyazaki in 1980 while he was first conceptualizing the Princess Mononoke film that was released in 1997. As an initial version of the tale, it offers a new and different perspective from the final version presented in the film.
After a long, exhausting war, a samurai lost in a forest encounters a giant wildcat - a mononoke. The beast saves his life, but at the price of his daughter's hand in marriage...
Story and art by Hayao Miyazaki.
(added on 2014-08-07, modified on 2014-08-07)
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