Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask is the fifth game in the Professor Layton series and the second in the second trilogy in the series. The game features the series protagonist Professor Hershel Layton and his apprentice Luke Triton, being a prequel to the events of Curious Village and set after the events of Last Specter. Players are able to get hold of a daily puzzle given out everyday for a whole year via Nintendo WFC.
Professor Layton and Luke arrive at Monte d'Or on the request of Layton's old school friend Angela Ledore. There has been trouble there recently because of the Masked Gentleman, a man who used the power of the mask he wore to terrorize the city people. It is said that the mask has the power to grant wishes of those who own it.
Can the Masked Gentleman's true identity be unveiled before Monte d'Or's days are over?
- Professor Layton
- Luke Triton
- Emmy Altava
- Angela Ledore
- Henry Ledore
- Randall Ascot
- Masked Gentleman
- Jean Descole
 Miracle Mask +
An enhanced version of Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask was released exclusively through the Japanese Nintendo eShop on February 6, 2013, by the name of Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask +.
The game follows the same story as the original version, but however has additional puzzles and cutscenes not seen throughout the story of the original version, as well as bonus hints and tutorials.
There has been no announcement for an international release.
Prologue: The Dark Parade
Chapter 1: The Mask of Chaos
Chapter 2: The Secret of Norwell
Chapter 3: The Battle of Monte d'Or
Chapter 4: Angela's Tears
Chapter 5: Miracles Unmasked
Chapter 6: The Ghosts of Akbadain
Chapter 7: The Reunion Inn
Chapter 8: The Final Miracle
Epilogue: The City of Miracles