Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Sho
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Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Sho

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Synonyms: Grimoire of Zero
Japanese: ゼロから始める魔法の書


Volumes: 11
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Finished
Published: Feb 8, 2014 to Dec 9, 2017
Genres: Adventure Adventure, Drama Drama, Fantasy Fantasy
Serialization: None
Authors: Shizuma, Yoshinori (Art), Kobashiri, Kakeru (Story)


Score: 7.571 (scored by 394394 users)
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Ranked: #22382
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Popularity: #4863
Members: 3,434
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It was the year 526. The world knew that witches existed and that they practiced the notorious art of sorcery. Nevertheless, the world did not know anything about the study of magic.

Our story follows a half-man, half-beast mercenary; humans mockingly call his kind the "fallen beasts." He always dreamt of becoming a human, but one day, he met a witch who would change his life forever.

"Do you desire a human form? Then be my escort, mercenary!"

The witch introduced herself as "Zero," and explained that she was searching for a one-of-a-kind magical tome that someone had stolen from her lair. Entitled "The Book of Zero," the grimoire supposedly contained valuable magical knowledge that could be used to effortlessly bring the world to its knees.

Thus, in order to realize his dream of becoming a human, the mercenary must accompany Zero on her journey—despite her being one of the witches he so loathed.

This is the story of a haughty sorceress and a kindhearted beast.

(Source: Nanodesu)


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Oct 6, 2022
Well, if you want a fantasy adventure with dark tones and likeable characters, this is a must read. The first 10 volumes are the main story, the last volume (11) is 1/2 epilogue and 1/2 side-stories, so it pretty nicely wrapped up. The plot has twists, the dialogues are really engaging, it has fked up scenes (dark/gory stuff), funny scenes, the magic/sorcery system was interesting, action and a decent world building. The art was nice, and it had a good amount of illustrations.

The anime covers only the first volume, I still would recommend reading at least the last chapter of the first volume. You may ...


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