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The most prominent feature of The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask are the many masks that can be obtained throughout the game. Certain masks you will acquire automatically through the main progression of the story and others must be found by way of exploration and sidequests. In total, there are 29 masks in the game. Each mask has it's own unique properties which can help you achieve certain tasks during the game.

This section lists the masks of the game in detail. Listed for each mask will be the properties of the mask when worn, location where you acquire the mask, requirements you will need to obtain the mask, how to get the mask, and some masks will have common uses listed. Each mask will be labeled as either required or optional. Required means that the mask must be obtained to finish the game. Masks will be listed by type, and in the order in which you're able to obtain them.

Transformation Masks[edit]

These are masks which let you transform into another type of creature, gaining special powers which usually include a special type of instrument, mode of transportation, and magical ability.

MMDekuMask.png Deku Mask[edit]

Properties
  • Transforms Link into a Deku Scrub
  • Can do a spinning attack by pressing A button
  • Can use Deku Flowers to fly or hover for a limited distance. Gold flowers have better range, and updrafts allow moving further.
  • Once you obtain magic power, can shoot bubbles by pressing B button
  • Plays Deku Pipes instead of an Ocarina
  • Can skip across water 5 times before falling in. Can be combined with spin attack for faster water travel.
  • Can't swim
  • Can't touch fire
  • Required
Location

Clock Town

Requirements
  • Ocarina of Time
  • Song of Healing
How to Get

Complete the Prologue, then learn the Song of Healing from the Happy Mask Salesman in the Clock Tower. When you play the song, you will get the Deku Mask.

MMGoronMask.png Goron Mask[edit]

Properties
  • Transforms Link into a Goron named Darmani
  • Can curl into a protective ball and roll by pressing A button
  • Can punch by pressing B button
  • Can perform a ground pound by holding A button then pressing B button
  • Can perform a rolling spiked attack by holding Up control + A button (Uses magic power)
  • Plays Goron Drums instead of an Ocarina
  • Can walk through lava without damage
  • Has difficulty climbing up walls.
  • Unless rolling in a spiked ball, has difficulty jumping gaps.
  • Can't swim. Sinking in water returns you to where you entered the current location.
  • Required
Location

Mountain Village

Requirements
  • Lens of Truth
  • Ocarina of Time
  • Song of Healing
How to Get

Go to Goron Village which is north of Clock Town. Talk to the owl on the east side of the village. Follow him by watching where his feathers fall. Enter the shrine and get the Lens of Truth. Go back to Goron Village and look for an invisible floating Goron using the Lens of Truth. Talk to him and then start following him using the Lens of Truth to see him. Follow him all the way up a cliff face and then talk to him. Play the Song of Healing for him and you will get the Goron Mask.

MMZoraMask.png Zora Mask[edit]

Properties
  • Transforms Link into a Zora named Mikau
  • Can attack by pressing B button on land or when walking underwater.
  • Can use a double boomerang attack by holding B button for a second, then releasing
  • Can breathe underwater
  • Can swim very well and fast underwater by holding A button
  • Can press B button while floating or swimming to sink to the bottom
  • Can form a protective electric shield around yourself by pressing R button while swimming or by pressing B button+R button when not swimming (Uses magic power)
  • Plays a Fishbone Guitar instead of an Ocarina
  • Shorter jump distance than Link.
  • Can't touch fire
  • Can't touch ice
  • Required
Location

Great Bay Coast

Requirements
  • Epona
  • Ocarina of Time
  • Song of Healing
How to Get

Go to Great Bay which is west of Clock Town. You need Epona to jump the fence to get there. In the water just off the beach, look for some seagulls flying around a body in the water. It is the Zora Mikau. Talk to him and then play the Song of Healing for him to get the Zora Mask.

MMGiantsMask.png Giant's Mask[edit]

Properties
  • Makes Link grow to an enormous size
  • Can only be used during the Stone Tower Temple boss fight (Twinmold)
  • Uses magic power while worn
  • Optional: The Giant's Mask is not required to defeat Twinmold
Location

Stone Tower Temple

Requirements

None

How to Get

The Giant's Mask is found in a treasure chest outside of the boss's chamber in the Stone Tower Temple. Beat the Eyegore and the chest will appear.

MMFierceDeityMask.png Fierce Deity's Mask[edit]

Properties
  • Transforms Link into the more powerful adult Fierce Deity Link
  • Can only be used during boss fights
  • Can fire powerful energy beams from your sword while Z button-targetting (costs magic)
  • Optional
Location

The Moon

Requirements
  • All 20 Happy Masks (All wearable masks except the Deku, Goron, and Zora Mask)
How to Get

After you get to transported to the moon, talk to all of the kids running around, give them your masks, and beat their challenges. Then, talk to the kid under the tree and he will give you the Fierce Deity's Mask.

Masks with Special Powers[edit]

These masks give you special abilities that may come in handy during your quest.

MMGreatFairysMask.png Great Fairy's Mask[edit]

Properties
  • Will attract any loose stray fairies in the area to Link, announced by an audio cue.
  • When worn in a temple (or Clock Town), it will sparkle if you are in an area with a stray fairy that you haven't rescued.
  • Optional
Location

North Clock Town

Requirements
  • Stray Fairy from Clock Town
How To Get

After completing the Prologue and returning to human form at the beginning of the game, you can get this mask during any 3-day cycle. Capture the stray fairy in Clock Town again and take it to the Great Fairy in North Clock Town. She will give you the Great Fairy's Mask.

MMBlastMask.png Blast Mask[edit]

Properties
  • Will cause Link to explode when you press B button
  • Causes damage to Link when used unless your shield is raised
  • Can be used in place of a bomb
  • Requires ~15 seconds recharge time between each blast
  • Optional
Location

North Clock Town

Requirements
  • 12:30 AM on the night of the first day
How to Get

You will see an old woman walking in North Clock Town with a large sack. The thief Sakon will arrive shortly after and steal the sack from the old woman. Chase Sakon and hit him with your sword to knock the sack free. If you succeed in getting the sack back, the old woman will give you the Blast Mask.

Don't use a ranged weapon, such as the bow or the Zora fins. These will strike the sack, causing the sack to blow up and kill Sakon.

MMBremenMask.png Bremen Mask[edit]

Properties
  • Causes Link to march around playing a special tune by holding B button
  • Causes animals to follow you around while marching
Location

Clock Town: Laundry Pool

Requirements
  • Link form.
How to Get

Go to the Laundry Pool in Clock Town on the night of day 1 or day 2 and talk to the man playing his music box (Guru-Guru). He will give you the Bremen Mask.

MMBunnyHood.png Bunny Hood[edit]

Properties
  • Makes Link run faster and jump farther than normal
  • A very useful mask (perhaps the most useful in the game)
Location

Romani Ranch

Requirements
  • Bremen Mask
  • Optional Requirement: Powder Keg (only needed if you want the get the Bunny Hood on the first or second day)
How to Get

Go to Romani Ranch on any of the three days (you will need a Powder Keg to get there on day 1 or 2 to blow up the boulder blocking the entrance) and go into the building in the back of the ranch. Inside, you will find a man sitting by a tree and a bunch of baby chickens running around. Talk to the man, then put on the Bremen Mask and hold B button to start marching. March around the entire area to attract all 10 of the baby chicks. Once you get them all, they will mature to adult chickens. After talking to the man again, he will give you the Bunny Hood.

MMMaskOfScents.png Mask of Scents[edit]

Properties

This will enhance your sense of smell, enabling you to find mushrooms in the forest which you can sell.

How to Get

Obtained after beating the first dungeon. After the swamp is restored and the Deku Princess is rescued, the Deku King's butler will race you through a maze. Upon completion, you'll be awarded with the Mask of Scents.

MMStoneMask.png Stone Mask[edit]

Properties
  • This mask causes enemies to ignore you completely and is very useful for dealing with Redeads, taking pictures of Gerudo Guards, or anything else you might need to be invisible for.
How to Get

To obtain it you need to have beaten the second dungeon, obtained Epona and the Lens of Truth, and bought a Red Potion. Use Epona to jump over the several gates entering Ikana Canyon. Use the Lens of Truth to find a man sitting in a ring of stones. Give him a Red Potion and you'll get the Stone Mask.

MMMaskOfTruth.png Mask of Truth[edit]

Properties

You use this mask to read Gossip Stones and the minds of animals.

How to Get

This mask can be found by finding all thirty Skulltulla Tokens in the Swamp Spider House.

MMCaptainsMask.png Captain's Hat[edit]

Properties

This mask fools Stalchildren into thinking that you are one of them. Required to beat the game.

How to Get

You receive it when you play the Sonata of Awakening near Captain Keeta (The giant skeleton) in Ikana Graveyard and chase and defeat him.

MMGibdoMask.png Gibdo Mask[edit]

Properties

This mask lets you talk to Gibdos. Required to beat the game.

How to Get

Play the Song of Storms at the dried up fountain in Ikana Canyon, then go into the music box house (Make sure the girl doesn't see you), then go inside and play the Song of Healing in the basement when the Gibdo/human appears.

Quest-related Masks[edit]

These masks generally just serve a single purpose, usually to show to someone to allow you to gain a piece of heart.

MMKamarosMask.png Kamaro's Mask[edit]

Properties

Causes Link to perform a dance when worn. Use it to dance for the two girls who dance in west clock town at night to obtain a piece of heart.

How to Get

During the nighttime, after 12:00, head north of Clock Town and look for a man dancing on top of a large rock where some eerie music plays. Play the Song of Healing for him, and you'll receive Kamaro's Mask.

MMDonGerosMask.png Don Gero's Mask[edit]

Properties

Let's you talk to frogs. You'll have to use it on four different frogs found throughout the world to obtain a Piece of Heart.

How to Get

This mask must be obtained after beating the first dungeon and obtaining the Goron's Mask, but without ending the winter in the Goron Village by beating the second dungeon. Light all the torches in the goron city with a deku stick, and use the Goron's Spike Roll to break the rotating pots at the very top of the city to obtain a Rock Sirloin. Carry it all the way to the Mountain Village and throw it to the starving Goron to get this froggy mask.

MMKafeiMask.png Kafei's Mask[edit]

Properties

Causes different reactions and conversations from certain people while wearing it. Show this mask to Anju on Day 1 to further your quest.

How to Get

Obtained from the Mayor's wife after 10 AM in clock town. You'll be asked to be a detective and track down her missing son, Kafei.

MMAllNightMask.png All Night Mask[edit]

Properties

Allows you to stay up during the boring stories the old lady at the inn tells.

How to Get

To get this mask you have to save the bomb shop lady from the burglar at midnight on the first day, and wait around until 10:00 at night on the third day where you can buy it at the Curiosity Shop for 500 Rupees. You need to clear the Oceanside Skulltula house on the first day in order to get the wallet.

MMKeatonMask.png Keaton Mask[edit]

Properties

Wear it when chopping up the bushes that run away and you'll get to play a game with a keaton for a piece of heart. It is also part of the Anju/Kafei sidequest.

How to Get

First show Anju the Kafei mask around 2:30 on the first day, then visit her at 11:30 that night in the kitchen to obtain a letter for Kafei. Drop the letter in the mailbox and wait for it to be delivered. While Kafei receives the letter, enter the side door and wait for him to return and talk to him. Show up by the laundry pool again on the third day between 1:00pm and 6:00 pm to get the Keaton mask from the Curiosity Shop Owner.

MMPostmansHat.png Postman's Hat[edit]

Properties

This will let you open up mailboxes for a Piece of Heart the first time and Rupees after that.

How to Get

As part of the Anju and Kafei quest, you'll also get a letter to "Mama". Give it to the mailman on the night of the third day, and wait for him to deliver it to get his hat.

MMGarosMask.png Garo's Mask[edit]

Properties

Allows you to get into Ikana Canyon. Garo Ninjas appear in certain areas in Ikana Canyon when worn. Required to beat the game.

How to Get

After you've beaten the second dungeon and obtained Epona, race the Gorman brothers on Epona during the day. Win and you'll get Garo's Mask.

MMRomanisMask.png Romani's Mask[edit]

Properties

Allows access to the Milk Bar at night.

How to Get

After you've beaten the second dungeon and obtained Epona, complete the Romani Ranch quest by defending the barn from aliens at the end of the first day, and by riding with Romani's sister to protect the milk from the Gorman brothers.

MMCircusLeaderMask.png Circus Leader's Mask[edit]

Properties

Makes repeating the Romani Ranch sidequest easier since they won't attack you while you're wearing it.

How to Get

After going through the first three dungeons and obtaining all of link's forms, head to the Milk Bar and play all your instruments for the Zora there. Gorman will then give you the mask.

MMCouplesMask.png Couple's Mask[edit]

Properties

This mask will put an end to the argument in the Mayor's office and get you a Piece of Heart.

How to Get

Complete the entire Anju/Kafei sidequest. In addition to the steps requires to obtain the Keaton Mask, you need to enter Sakon's (the thief who asks for your sword and steals the large bomb bag from the old lady on the first day) hideout in Ikana Canyon(by the deku salesman), which requires you to have the Garo's mask. On the third day at 6:00, be at sakon's hideout and complete the rooms before the Sun Mask reaches the end of the conveyor belt.

Unwearable Masks[edit]

MMOdolwasRemains.png Odolwa Remains Mask[edit]

Properties

Allows you to stand on top of the symbol outside the Woodfall Temple and be transported directly to the boss's chamber to beat the boss again (You don't actually put the mask on. Your possession of the mask is determined automatically by the game). This comes in handy if you want to clear up the swamp in a given 3-day cycle or if you just want to fight the boss again for fun.

How to Get

This mask is received when you beat Odolwa, the boss of the Woodfall Temple.

MMGohtsRemains.png Goht Remains Mask[edit]

Properties

Allows you to stand on top of the symbol outside the Snowfall Temple and be transported directly to the boss's chamber to beat the boss again (You don't actually put the mask on. Your possession of the mask is determined automatically by the game). This comes in handy if you want to melt the snow in the Mountain Village in a given 3-day cycle or if you just want to fight the boss again for fun.

How to Get

This mask is received when you beat Goht, the boss of the Snowfall Temple.

MMGyorgsRemains.png Gyorg Remains Mask[edit]

Properties

Allows you to stand on top of the symbol outside the Great Bay Temple and be transported directly to the boss's chamber to beat the boss again (You don't actually put the mask on. Your possession of the mask is determined automatically by the game). This comes in handy if you want to cheer up Lulu in a given 3-day cycle or if you just want to fight the boss again for fun.

How to Get

This mask is received when you beat Gyorg, the boss of the Great Bay Temple.

MMTwinmoldsRemains.png Twinmold Remains Mask[edit]

Properties

Allows you to stand on top of the symbol outside the Stone Tower Temple and be transported directly to the boss's chamber to beat the boss again (You don't actually put the mask on. Your possession of the mask is determined automatically by the game). This comes in handy if you want to fight the boss again for fun.

How to Get

This mask is received as proof you beat Twinmold, the boss of the Stone Tower Temple.

LoZ Majoras Mask majoras mask.png Majora's Mask[edit]

Properties

Contains ancient power which causes anyone who wears it to perform evil deeds. It can corrupt the minds of even the most innocent of creatures (such as the skull kid).

How to Get

This is the only mask (except for the sun and moon mask (kafei and anju sidequest) in the game which can not be obtained by Link.