...copyright Squaresoft 1993. The images used are also from the game. Don't go claim them as your own or anything silly like that. This document is not intended for any commercial purpose, real or imaginary. It exists primarily out of curiosity about both the Japanese language and the changes between the Japanese and English versions of the game. If you're interested in the game, go out and buy it if you haven't already... a summary of what happens can't compare to actually playing it. Especially with multiple players, one of the game's strengths...
2020-02-08: Various minor revisions, including noting English version monster and spell names in narration for reference.
2018-11-24: Slight revision to a boss monster name, and a correction and explanation for the name of the previous king of the mushroom people.
2017-10-28: Added more storyline, from the beginning of the Upper Lands through the end of the Fire Temple events. Also made some revisions to previously existing sections, as usual.
2015-09-07: Much more information, and some storyline, too.
21 Aug 2010: A few minor revisions
16 Jan 2009: Minor updates to monster and weapon pages.
09 Jul 2007: First version. Information currently limited to item and spell names.
Lots of reference information from this discussion thread: http://www.gamefaqs.com/boards/588646-secret-of-mana/69150657
E-mail comments, corrections, etc.
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