High School Dxd

High School DxD (Japanese: ハイスクールD×D Hepburn: Haisukūru Dī Dī, alternatively written as Highschool DxD) is a Japanese light novel series written by Ichiei Ishibumi and illustrated by Miyama-Zero. The story centers on Issei Hyodo, a perverted high school student from Kuoh Academy who desires to be a harem king and is killed by his first date, revealed to be a fallen angel, but is later revived as a devil by Rias Gremory to serve her and her devil family. Issei’s deepening relationship with Rias proves dangerous to the angels, the fallen angels, and the devils.

Issei Hyoudou is a perverted second-year student who attends Kuoh Academy to make his own harem, but is unpopular at school. When an unlucky Issei is murdered by his first-ever girlfriend on his first-ever date, the hottest girl in school arrives to his rescue by the magical circle on a leaflet he took. Rias Gremory informs Issei that he’s been reincarnated as a demon and that he is to work – for her as a Devil. Upon becoming a devil, Issei is initiated into the Occult Research Club, a front for Rias Gremory’s Peerage. Caught in the middle of an age-old war between the three factions of Angels, Fallen Angels and Devils, Issei soon discovers that being enslaved by a demonic beauty is a life-and-death struggle due to being ambushed by Fallen Angels in his duties.

Though Issei posseses the powerful Longinus Sacred Gear “Boosted Gear”, he has a low rank and weak magical power to the point of being unable to magically teleport to answer summons. Issei gains his first contract with Mil-tan when he requests to be turned into a magical girl. With the mission a failure, a nun named Asia Argento falls over in front of him in the park. After escorting her back to the local church, Issei carries on trying to complete contracts until he gets summoned to an abandoned house and ambushed by stray exorcist Father Freed Sellzen. When Asia appears and defends him, Issei fights Freed to defend her. However, Freed has has the upper hand until the devils of the Occult Research Club arrive as reinforcements. With a squadron of Fallen Angels approaching, Issei is forced to leave without Asia and promises to rescue he