On Monday (31/7), Indonesian publisher Elex Media Komputindo published the list of books scheduled for release on 2 August 2017. One of the listed books is the first volume of the manga of Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Shou, which will be published with the title Magic Book to Start from Zero.
— Elex Media (@elexmedia) July 31, 2017
Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Shou, or also known as Grimoire of Zero, is a fantasy light novel written by Kakeru Kobashiri and illustrated by Shizuma Yoshinori. The light novel was first published in February 2014. In the same year, it received a manga adaptation which is illustrated by Takeshi Iwasaki and has been serialised since October 2014 in Dengeki Maoh. The series had also received anime adaptation which aired from April to June 2017 for 12 episodes. Here is the synopsis of Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Shou:
Year 526 of Liturgical Calendar. Humans, wizards, and half-human half-beasts involved in a conflict caused by the war that happened 500 years ago. In the midst of the conflict, a witch named Zero was looking for her magic book called “Grimoire Zero” which was stolen by another wizard called Thirteen. In the midst of her search, she met with half-human half beast who works as the mercenary for a living.
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