Kenja no Mago
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Kenja no Mago

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Synonyms: Philosopher's Grandson, Magi's Grandson
Japanese: 賢者の孫


Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Publishing
Published: Jul 30, 2015 to ?
Genres: Action Action, Comedy Comedy, Fantasy Fantasy
Serialization: None
Authors: Kikuchi, Seiji (Art), Yoshioka, Tsuyoshi (Story)


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Ranked: #42692
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Popularity: #2809
Members: 5,382
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A young man who had surely died in an accident, was reborn in another world as a baby! After that, he was picked up by the patriot hero "Sage" Merlin Wolford and was given the name Shin. He was raised as a grandson by Merlin and soaked up Merlin's teachings earning him some shocking power however, when he became 15 his grandfather Merlin said: "I forgot to teach him common sense"!

An "abnormal" boy's unconventional other world fantasy life starts here!!

(Source: Kadokawa, translated)


Kenja no Mago began as a web novel on Shousetsuka ni Narou on January 2, 2015. Kadokawa has released a revised and illustrated version of the series since July 30, 2015 under its Famitsu Bunko label.

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