The ranking for the selection was shown to all the participants.
Jiang Chen observed that aside from Bluesmoke’s uncommonly impressive performance, no two geniuses among the remaining seven in the top ten were from the same faction.
Though Heavenlight was ambitious in its own right, twelfth place was the best it could do—no doubt a painful wake-up call to its confidence.
Rejuvenation and Tritalent’s geniuses managed to place in the rankings, but the former was around sixtieth, while the latter was below ninetieth.
Such scores were appropriate to the factions they...