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Legendz, Volume 1 (Legendz #1)

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What if scientists discovered that mythical creatures like mermaids, dragons and werewolves actually do exist? Better yet, what if any kid could raise them and train them to play the ultimate role-playing game? Welcome to the world of "Legendz," where master trainer Ken Kazaki and his loyal Wind Dragon are about to turn fantasy into reality!
Paperback, 208 pages
Published March 1st 2005 by VIZ Media LLC
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Jun 16, 2011 rated it it was amazing
I love any Manga that has something to do with games
Feb 24, 2016 rated it really liked it
I find that there's a special kind of super-nostalgia reserved for those books that you didn't read as a kid, but which were available to you during that age, and that you would have *liked* to read, but were unable to.

Legendz was totally that series.

I found this at the library where I'm subbing now and gave it a whirl.

The book SO doesn't hold up.

The characters are paper-thin, the art is simplistic by today's standards, and the characters are of the elementary-school-but-act-like-angsty-high
Nicola Mansfield
Feb 08, 2014 rated it really liked it
This is a short (4-volume) old-school manga series, that focuses on a battle game ala Pokemon. It's rated A as suitable for All Ages. Both my son and I found this a fun light fantasy diversion. The name of the game here is Legendz where everyone has a Legendz to care for and do battle with (these are like tamogochi's and the series was created by the same people). They are all legendary creatures such as trolls, mermaids, werewolves, dragons, etc. Ken is new at the school, a battle game freak, b ...more
Jan 13, 2014 rated it it was amazing
This series is very similar to Pokemon/Yu-Gi-Oh! I've never heard of Legendz and decided to randomly check it out at the library. It deals with this new era of gaming in which you get can get creatures especially Greek Mythology types and place them into a crystal in which you can battle with other characters.

My favorite character is Ken whose Legendz is a wind dragon and he reminds me of Ash for his competitive side of playing and for Yugi for his personality, and placing his faith and friendsh
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Jan 10, 2011 rated it liked it
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