KEY POINTS

  • A little girl is ordered to assassinate Rio
  • Rio sets out to explore the Yagumo region
  • "Seirei Gensouki - Spirit Chronicles" Episode 4 is scheduled to air Monday

Rio’s life is in danger as an assassin is tasked to take him out in "Seirei Gensouki - Spirit Chronicles" Episode 4. The new episode is titled "Little Assassin Girl."

The after-credit scene from Episode 3 showed a girl named Latifa who was made to smell Rio’s clothes. In "Seirei Gensouki - Spirit Chronicles" Episode 4, Latifa will set out to find Rio and kill him.

Rio is ready to move out of the academy. In the new episode, he heads toward the Yagumo region. Can he tackle this little assassin?

In Episode 3 of "Seirei Gensouki - Spirit Chronicles," Celia was teaching the students how magic uses formulae made to control magic power. She asked the fifth and sixth-years to use the Lighting technique.

Stewart and his friends ridiculed Rio for his inability to use magic. However, Rio noted he cannot cast magical covenant formulae as his classmates can, but he can imitate the flow of magic power and reproduce several magical techniques. Later, the students get ready for the outdoor practicum.

“Five years have passed since Rio enrolled in the Royal Academy. The graduation examination, the outdoor practicum, is quickly approaching. Celia listens with mixed feelings as Rio talks of his plans to go to his parents' homeland, the Yagumo region after he graduates. On the day of the outdoor practicum, Stewart, wounded in a monster attack, knocks Princess Flora off a cliff. Rio dives for her without thinking, throws Flora back up to safety midair, and falls some thirty meters to the foot of the cliff...!” read the synopsis of Episode 3, according to Crunchyroll.

The cast of "Seirei Gensouki - Spirit Chronicles" anime includes Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Rio/Haruto Amakawa, Asuka Nishi as Alma, Yukina Shutou as Orphia, Yuuki Kuwahara as Aishia, Tomori Kusunoki as Latifa, Sayumi Suzushiro as Christina Beltrum, Sayaka Kaneko as Roanne Fontaine, Sayaka Harada as Miharu Ayase, Koji Yusa as Reiss Vulfe, Kenji Hamada as Alfred Emerle, Kaede Hondo as Flora Beltrum, Hiyori Nitta as Sara, Atsushi Tamaru as Charles Arbor and Akane Fujita as Celia Claire.

Fans can watch "Seirei Gensouki - Spirit Chronicles" Episode 4 online on Crunchyroll. The episode will live stream in Japanese with English subtitles Monday.

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