Set in a gothic fantasy world, this is the story of Teito Klein, an orphaned slave who became the top military academy student. However, an unexpected turn of events left him pursued by the forces of the Barsburg Empire. Now an escaping convict, Teito’s sheltered by the church and it’s law of sanctuary. Here, he discovered many mysteries surrounding himself, the church, and the Empire itself. The fact that he might be connected to a dethroned king and the mystical stone of god, ‘The Eye of Mikhael’ made him the target of the empire more than ever. Fortunately the church is under the mythical 7 Ghost protection. But who are the Ghosts really. Will Teito be free from the military’s clutch, And what of his said mission to uncover the history. And who is the military’s Chief-of-Staff Ayanami exactly. Teito’s future seems to have spiraled into an unexpectedly perilous path.
Nostalgic Memories Accompany Pain An unconscious Teito is found by a group of men and taken back to the nearby Church to recuperate. The three men turn out to be Frau, Castor and Labrador, and they are all bishops of the Church in the 7th District of the Barsburg Empire. This means that while he is there he cannot be harmed by the government as the Church lies outside of the Government’s authority. Teito decides to take this opportunity to learn more about his past and his connection to the Raggs Kingdom. Meanwhile, back at the Academy, Mikage is questioned by Ayanami and given a choice: either save his family or save Teito.