The portal grew brighter and brighter to the point that it made the night sky blinding to the eye.
But after that flash, a group of black-robed magi appeared from within and got into neat lines. Every one of them seemed nervous like they were on the battlefield for the first time.
However, that didn't mean they were afraid. They knew someone else was there to protect them: their principal, the young but powerful glacial empress.
They were all students of Second Magic Academy, elite ones at that. While it was a sudden attack to take back a crucial fort, it was merely a training exercise for the students. Unlike the beast-killing and survival exercises they took part in, this time was different. They had to face real people and their goal wasn't to just survive…...