Toaru Majutsu no Index Manga Volume 12 is the 12th manga volume for the Toaru Majutsu no Index Manga.

The tankoubon is an adaptation that deals with the first half of the 9th Index light novel volume. The Daihaseisai begins and Academy City is opened to the public to view the great sports tournament between the espers of the city. But not all is what it seems, for behind the esper tournament, a secret battle is about to take place. The Anglican Church contacts Academy City regarding an upcoming trade of a spiritual item that could tip the balance of the magic side and the world as a whole, and Kamijou Touma is once again dragged into it.

Publisher's SummaryEdit

The largest event in Academy City has begun, the Daihaseisai!!

All the schools that exist in the city participate in the ultra-large scale sports festival, the Daihaseisai. Behind the scenes of the busy event, a courier that was hired by the Roman Catholic Church has entered the city...! Highly popular! The long awaited 12th volume depicting science × magic action has been finally released!!

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Localized ReleasesEdit


魔法禁書目錄 集數 12
A Certain Magical Index Manga v12 Chinese cover
Release Date ‪中文(台灣)‬ January 8, 2014[2]
ISBN-13 ‪中文(台灣)‬ ISBN 978-986-325-763-9

這是位於超能力開發機構學園都市的所有學校,所共同舉辦的超大規模運動會。 上条當麻當然也參與了這項活動。但他的「不幸」依然健在, 不但被肚子餓的茵蒂克絲咬,遭到大霸星祭營運委員吹寄譴責, 還在比賽中被美琴放電攻擊……!? 就在這時,某個魔法師為了神祕靈裝「刺突杭劍」而潛入了學園都市。 歐莉安娜.湯森——人稱「追蹤封鎖」的她,到底有何目的?


A Certain Magical Index Manga Volumi 12
A Certain Magical Index Manga v12 Italian cover
Release Date Italiano March 20, 2014[3]
Number of Pages 240 pages
Nella città-studio, Toma Kamijo è un liceale come tanti, ma con la sua mano destra è in grado di annullare qualunque potere anomalo. Una mattina la vita del ragazzo prende una piega assurda quando trova stesa sul suo balcone Index, una suora bambina che custodisce nella memoria ben 103.000 grimori, e che appartiene alla Chiesa Puritana d’Inghilterra! In questo numero si apre il sipario sul festival di una settimana che si tiene ogni anno in città, una manifestazione che coinvolge tutta la comunità con eventi di ogni sorta. Ma dietro le quinte c’è chi non smette mai di tramare nell’ombra...


A Certain Magical Index Manga Tomes 12
A Certain Magical Index Manga v12 French cover
Release Date Français April 24, 2014[4]
ISBN-13 Français ISBN 978-2-35592-667-9
Number of Pages 178 pages


A Certain Magical Index Manga Volume 12
A Certain Magical Index Manga v12 Cover
Release Date English January 30, 2018[5]
ISBN-13 English ISBN 978-0-316-34608-5
Number of Pages 176 pages


  1. Index Volume 12: (Japanese) Square Enix
  2. 魔法禁書目錄 (12) from Kadokawa Taiwan (Chinese). Retrieved on 16/2/14.
  3. Scheda di A Certain Magical Index 12 su Star Comics (Italian). Retrieved on 16/2/14.
  4. A Certain Magical Index T12 from Ki-Oon Editions (French). Retrieved on 27/5/15.
  5. Volume 12 English: Yen Press
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