A sharp-minded high schooler,
Karin Shindou was born into a line of
shrine maidens that have served the
Moon Goddess Tsukuyomi since long ago.
She is searching for her father,
who was sucked into the
Umbral Gate 12 years ago during
a lunar eclipse.
It is said that a fervent desire to
turn back time will cause the gate to
open on a lunar eclipse, so she
wished with all her heart.
"I wish...to go back in time to 12
years ago and meet my father!"
The Lunar Gate yawned open, and there
was no doubt in Karin’s mind.
With her late mother’s katana, Izayoi,
Karin steeled her heart and stepped
forth into the land of Chronocaldia."
As haughty as she is sweet, Elena
Brilliante is the heiress and sole
survivor of a noble Russian family.
Elena was a very quiet girl until her
parents gave her a pet cat, Sonya,
who taught Elena to be more happy
"Sonya is my best friend forever!"
And then one day, while Elena was away,
her hometown of Beroza suddenly
vanished without a trace. The mystery
of what caused this phenomenon remains
unsolved to this day...
Now this orphan of Beroza has
but one path: a legend passed
down from her people that says
she must wish on the black moon.
"Please, let me go back to that day..."
The genius archaeologist Zeta.
Obsessed with the question of time from
a young age, he studied archaeology,
paleontology, and time itself.
Though he comes off as vulgar and
untrusting, his heart is full of
youthful passion, and he often gets
carried away with his studies.
Zeta’s field work ultimately lead to
his obsession with the out-of-place
artifact, the Antikythera mechanism.
Research into the island’s legends
convinced him that the relic held the
key to time. And so, following the
legends, he wished upon the black moon...
"Take me to that world, now!!"
The young genius draws ever closer to
With the blood of humans and beastfolk
running through his veins, Raizer’s
very existence invited persecution.
Facing severe discrimination from
beastfolk due to being half-human,
Raizer internalized a deep resentment
towards them. In time, this resentment
spread to his parents and even himself.
"I wish to rid myself of this cursed
After being rejected by the beastfolk,
Raizer wandered the human realm. There
he chanced upon a legend hinting at a
path to the realm of the Timekeeper.
"Let me rid myself of the burden of my
This half-beast’s tale has just begun...