Zero no Tsukaima
The Familiar of Zero
Louise is a student at the Tristain Academy of Magic, where she is known as “Louise the Zero” for her inability to cast spells properly. During a familiar summoning ritual, she accidentally brings Saito, an ordinary teenager from Japan, to her world. Saito has a mysterious rune on his hand that marks him as Gandalfr, a legendary familiar who can wield any weapon. Louise and Saito soon develop a bond as master and servant, as well as a budding romance. They are joined by Louise’s friends and classmates, such as Kirche, Tabitha, Guiche, and Montmorency, as well as other characters from different countries and factions. They get involved in various conflicts and events, such as wars, kidnappings, conspiracies, and secrets of the past. They also discover more about the nature of magic, the history of the world, and the true identity of Saito’s rune. Zero no Tsukaima is a series that combines humor, action, drama, and romance, with a colorful cast of characters and a rich fantasy setting. It is a popular and influential work in the isekai genre, which involves characters being transported to another world.