Toaru Majutsu no Index Light Novel Volume 20 was first published on March 10, 2010. It marks the first usage of three-part novel storyline in the novel series. It is the first novel that depicts the events of World War III for the finale of the series. It gathers all three protagonist in the same novel for the first time since the first SS novel.
Russia declared the beginning of the Third World War.
The conflict between Academy City and Russia will expand to the level where it will involve all other nations. The ones behind the scenes manipulating it all are the last member of "God's Right Seat" and the bearer of the "Holy Right", Fiamma, and the man who watches and plans in secrecy, unknown to the rest of the world, Aleister Crowley.
In the fires of the World War, there is a group of people that run to and fro.
The three of them holding three different thoughts, three different paths that should never meet, converge in Russia. And what awaits them there is…
- Proclamation of War
- Prologue: The Sky is Filled with the Scent of Gunpowder — Shooting_Game.
- Chapter 1: Good and Evil, Their Respective Entrance into the Country — World_War_III.
- Chapter 2: The Start of Attack and Counterattack — Angel_Stalker.
- Chapter 3: The Stand-Off Against the Wall of Doubt — Great_Complex.
- Chapter 4: Now is the Time to Strike Back — Heroes_Congregate.
- Epilogue: War Report
|어떤 마술의 금서목록 20|
|Release Date||September 10, 2010|
|Number of Pages||344 pages|
| 10월 18일. 러시아에서 제3차 세계대전의 선전포고가 이루어졌다. |
학원도시와 러시아의 격돌은 전 세계를 끌어들인 대규모의 전쟁이 된다.
|A Certain Magical Index Volume 20|
|Release Date||October 1, 2019|
|Number of Pages||288 pages|
|October 18th. World War III has begun. As the flames of conflict between Academy City and Russia spread further, many other countries suddenly find themselves pulled into the fight. Fiamma, the only remaining active member of God's Right Seat, attempts to control everything from the shadows while others run straight into the heart of the storm! Kamijou will travel as far as necessary to revive the magically comatose Index; Accelerator won't let even a war stop him from saving Last Order; and Hamazura must find a way to heal Takitsubo's stimulant-abused body. Though their goals are all different, it is fate that these three will cross paths in Russia, where something sinister lies in wait for them...!|