This week finally gives us Kazuma’s past, with particular emphasis on his relationship with Cui Ling / Rin’s. The Pandemonium issue also complicates itself, as some players have been upgraded into stronger fighters.
So now we have renegade (and not particularly intelligent, IMO) amateur wizards running around wrecking havoc. Kazuma, taunted by the presence of Lapis (Rin #2) which reminds him of his failure to protect Rin, turns ferocious as we have never seen before. I have a feeling that he will wreck even more havoc than those idiotic renegade amateur wizards.
Following last week, Lapis is blasted through the wall right in front of Kazuma by Ayano’s powerful attacks. Ayano follows through the wall, throwing Lapis further away against yet another wall with a forceful parry. Just as she is about to deliver a final attack, she is stopped by Kazuma, who cut off her path with a blast of wind.
Ayano is confused and rather angry, but seeing Kazuma’s own confused and shocked face, she stopped yelling at him. Kazuma then involuntarily says, “Cui Ling….