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(Storm Dragon Veldora)

Rimuru's friend and name-giver. ~~ A cotastrophe-class monster.

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DWARVEN KINGDOM

GREAT FOREST OF JURA

Hides in Rimuru's shadow.

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Rimucu dePeated the Orc Lord and.became chancellor oF the Jura Forest Alliance. With new companions joining him every day, his profile in this world continues ta grow— and with it, interest Prom the mightiest players in the land. As a result, the heroic dwarF King Gazel Dwargo visited Rimuru to determine the true nature

oF his character, and Milim Hava, one of Ehe Ten Great Demon Lords, stopped in Tempest to pay her respects. Rimuru won the dwarf King’s respect, and Milim decided that she would be staying in town For a bik... ¥

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CONTENTS

CHAPTER MAW Milim the Khirlwind (Port 2) ‘2

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CHAPTER rag The Demon Lords’ Plot ‘2

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CHAPTER rad Visitors to the Land of Monsters Cy

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CHAPTER P38 Youm: From Chump to Champ Cy

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Al fi

THIS THING YOU CALL “CURRY” /S INCREDIBLY se ada

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XY AEN Yn W/

eis AND FOR SOME

7 REASON, TH/S

an

paras DEMON LORD I FEEL LIKE HAS DECLARED TODAY'S HERSELF My RICE CAME BEST FRIEND OUT A d f ms ANDO DEC/DED LITTLE oY SN aS a a TO LIVE HERE.

UNDER- COOKED.

How diel this happen...

I HAVE NOT TASTED SUCH DELIGHTS SINCE THE DISCOVERY } OF "HONEY"! Ui WAS THIS MORNING.

ITWAS A HEALING SOLUTION

SO THAT SUBSTANCE THAT HAD SO ENCHANTED LADY MILIM WAS NECTAR THAT HAD BEEN GATHERED BY BEESP

WELL... HONEY DOES HAVE SOME MEDICINAL QUALITIES, SO CALLING IT A "HEALING SOLUTION" ISN'T THAT FAR OFF THE MARK.

You CANT HAVE (T/

ia Jolrhng Lo : take jz,

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I WASN'T GOING TO REVEAL IT UNTIL I HAD A MEANS OF WIDER PRODUC-

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SHION'S A LOT SHARPER THAN SHE SEEMS.

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IN

I PREPARED

THIS HONEY TO ..BUT YOU USEASA CAN ONLY SUBSTITUTE COLLECT FOR A SO MUCH, SWEETENER AND I'M CALLED CURRENTLY "SUGAR" THE ONLY ONE WHO CAN EXTRACT

IT.

I FEEL BAD ABOUT KEEPING THIS ALL TO MYSELF.

WITH SUGAR, YOU'D

NEVER YOU HAVE A

COULD MUCH EVEN WIDER MAKE A VARIETY OF WHOLE COOKING CATEGORY TO TRY CALLED OUT. "SWEETS."

TASTED SUGAR BEFORE, BECAUSE

COULD IT REALLY

SWEET SUCH A AS THIS RARE AND EXOTIC

ON THE MORROW, I WILL PUT

MY FULL EFFORT INTO

DISCOVERING A SOURCE OF SUGAR.

YOU SAY, SHIONP

VERY WELL. | I UNDER- STAND.

VERY LIFE, I WILL HELP YOU FIND THIS

APPREC/- ATED/

WORRIED ABOUT

SOT HER WANT WALKING

SOMEONE AROUND

ATHER = _UNAT™ SIDE AT = TENDED

ALL TIMES.

OFFICIAL THAT DEMON LORD MILIM WILL BE STAYING HERE.

MIGHT I HAVE A WORD,

acer I THINK IT PAYS TO WATCH HOW THE OTHER DEMON LORDS REACT, TOO.

THERE ARE A NUMBER OF SUCH LORDS OUT THERE, BUT THEY'RE

NOT ALL IN ALIGNMENT.

THEY KEEP EACH OTHER IN CHECK, MAINTAINING A TENSE BALANCE OF POWER AT ALL TIMES.

AND YOU ARE THE CHANCELLOR OF THE JURA

TEMPEST FEDERATION.

HE g SPEAKS |- TRUTH.

WE'RE WORRIED ABOUT DEMON LORD

... AND YOU HAVE SHE IS ANNOUNCED

STAYING YOUR WITHIN FRIENDSHIP

OUR WITH LADY BORDERS MILIM...

SO TO THE

OTHER ace DEMON ves LORDS ANON WHO ARE CLUSION UNAWARE WILL BE, OF HOW mreupesr THIS CAME AND DEMON ABOUT... LORD MILIM ARE ALLIED."

IF THAT PROVES TO BE THE CASE, THEN DEMON LORD MILIM BALANCE WILL INSTANTLY OF THE GO FROM

DEMON HAVING NO LORDS FOLLOWERS TO WILL A SIGNIFICANT CRUMBLE. FORCE.

MAKES SENSE. SO OUR FOREST COULD BECOME THE SITE OF A MAJOR POWER STRUGGLE.

I DO

NOT ALL OF THE DEMON LORDS WILL

APPRECIATE THIS DEVEL- OPMENT.

BUT I SUSPECT THAT IT MAY BE IMPOS- SIBLE TO

MAKE HER LEAVE...

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IF WE TRY 7O GET HER TO LEAVE AND SHE BECOMES

UPSET, THERE'S NO TELLING WHAT SHE

IF WE'RE

GOING TO ANTAGONIZE DEMON ANY DEMON LORD LORDS, MILIM IS BETTER THAT CATEGO- SHE BE ON RIZED AS A OUR SIDE. CATASTRO- PHE FOR A REASON.

WELL, IF A HOSTILE weigeo rT KNOW DEMON LORD Se iF /7'S NOT | J ¥) DOES SHOW WAS APLAN AT [9 | F{¥) _UP, WE'LL ee

< § <b FIGURE OUT Ge TAS ys ei TALKING

ABOLT.

THAT'S THE | & WHAT TO BEST WE : DO THEN. CAN DO

FOR NOW.

SPEAKING

SHUNA OF WHICH,

AND BATH. WHERE IS

SHION TO LADY MILIM,

= 1 TAKE HER MY LORD? “\| THERE...

eae Z LAZ

RIMU- RU// THE BATH ‘a HERE /S WONDROUS _

OH, SORRY ABOUT THAT. I WAS JUST SO EXC/TED,

I HAD TO GET UP AND TELL My BEST FRIEND ABOUT /T/

SO LONG, RIMURUS WE'LL HAVE 7O SW/M TOGETHER

I MOTION THAT THE ATTENDANT TO LADY MILIM'S WHIMS SHOULD BE HER VERY BEST FRIEND, LORD RIMURU.

THUS THE CANNOT

UNSPOKEN ee WELL, SHE RULE WAS es Baaice CERTAINLY CREATED THAT SHAN SEEMS

LORD QUITE FOND RIMURU. OF YOU.

I SHOULD BE

IN CHARGE OF HANDLING DEMON LORD

MILIM. 1

BREAKFAST

- Mock Bread and Fruit Jam (no sugar)

- Vegetable Soup - Milk (Bulldeer)

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HOW i} ~CAN THIS BECAUSE : VEGETABLE OF THE Bs soup SMOKED e ACTUALLY BULLDEER TASTE MEAT eter sy &

| |

|

| NOW THE

QUESTION /S... SHOULD I ENGAGE /N MY NORMAL ACTIVITIES WITH MILIM TAGGING ALONG?

WHEN WE'RE DONE EATING, MILIM, I'LL TAKE

YOU TO OUR PRODUCTION

WORKSHOP.

GOT

PLENTY OF CUTE OUTFITS ALREADY

WANT TO TRY ON THIS ONE! AND THIS

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THE PLACE |

I’M GOING TO INSPECT NEXT HOLDS SOME OF OUR VERY VALUABLE MAGICAL

HEADING TO THE RECOVERY POTION LAB.

IVE BEEN AWAITING YOU, LORD RIMURULS

SOLUTION, OF COURSE.

Ha ha ha’

OUR GAB/RU EXPERIMENTAL /S NOT HEALING

POTION IS

THE ONE | (4 . (EX | WHAT HELPED UNDER- eu \\\ : GABIRU

TAKING x RN RECOVER THE RE- Aon i es| FROM MILIM'S SEARCH, | : : {DEVASTATING

OF W,, BODY BLOW. COURSE.

FOR THAT, WE HAVE SOMEONE

MUCH MORE SUITED TO

THE JOB.

Wy

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WH

THERE'S A STORY

BEHIND HIS §

PRESENCE HERE, OF COURSE.

iy 1 7,

THE CORRUPT MINISTER

WHO TRIED TO

FRAME ME ANDO KAIJIN.

a LORD HONORED Daas : BY YOUR PRESENCE.

THIS IS VESTA.

DAYS

ee AFTER

I AM, Ls : . KING RIMURU! #72 GAZEL'S A 4S Uf PARTY

LEFT TEMPEST

Here,

GOTA PRESENT FIGHTING FOR YOU. PUPIL HAS COME FOR A VISIT. CAN'T YOU BE EXCITED

YOUR MAJESTY, DON'T YOU REALIZE THIS MEANS THAT ALL OF VESTA'S KNOWLEDGE WILL BECOME OURS NowP

IT WOULD BEA WASTE FOR A TALENTED MAN LIKE HIM TO SIT IDLE.

KAIJIN PRO- TESTED, OF COURSE.

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BROUGHT HIM TO YOU INSTEAD. DO WITH HIM AS YOU WILL.

SAYS THE MAN WHO LEFT OUR BORDERS ALREADY. WHY DO YOU CARE ro)

WHATEVER SUCCESS YOU MIGHT FIND WITH HIM HERE WILL COME BACK TO BENEFIT Us.

MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR TALENT AND LEAD A STRAIGHT AND HONEST LIFE IN THIS PLACE.

THAT'S

WHY WE

HAVE A PACT, IS IT

WILLFUL OLD MAN.

THIS TIME... TH/S TIME I

WILL LIVE UP

TO YOUR EXPECTATIONS

THINGS LIKE THIS MAKE /T SEEM LIKE THE KING IS REALLY TRYING TO PLAY THE PART OF MY UPPERCLASS- MAN UNDER HAKURO'S

TUTELAGE.

THIS WAS FOLLOWED BY A GOOD

HOUR OF ABSECT APOLOGY FROM VESTA. I HAD TO FORGIVE HIM JUST TO SHUT HIM UP!

S/NCE KING GAZEL HIMSELF BROUGHT HIM TO ME, I SUPPOSE I CAN TRUST HIM.

IT'S THE SAME THING THAT I MAKE (WITH GREAT

ITSA FULL- POTION. A DRAUGHT THAT WILL RESTORE

WELL FULL HEALTH.

THAT HE'S APOLOGIZED FOR HIS PAST ANDO FOUND A

HOME DOING |IY

RESEARCH, VESTA CAN BE TRUSTED.

Uy)

NEAR NNN

BRAS Ty WG

A

UH... I'M JUST GOING TO LEAVE Now... 7

HE'D ALWAYS BEEN THE DEDICATED, S/NGLE- MINDED

./N FACT, THEY'RE SO FRIENOLY THAT THEY CAN'T SEEM TO FIND AN ENDING POINT FOR THEIR COMERSA-

I

I’M ALSO

/MPRESSED THAT GENEROSITY THERE OF KAIJIN, WON'T WHO NOW BE ANY LAUGHS ISSUES AND TREATS WITH THE VESTA QUITE TWO OF WARMLY. THEM WORKING TOGETHER.

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THIS IS THIS 1S AN ALMOST I'S A ELEMENTAL TOO EASY. MAG/C MAG/C WISH I'D CIRCLE WARP HAD THESE THAT PORTAL" IN JAPAN. TELEPORTS YOU FROM LOCATION TO LOCATION INSTANTLY.

VESTA SET

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TEMPEST 5 RICE SITUATION

The city ia currenty engaged in the selective breeding of a plant belonging fo the greater grass family (which includes rice). It not very nutritious, or tasty for that mafter. Keep dreaming of that Koshihikari rice.

WE SENSED THAT SOME- THING HAD PENETRATED OUR SECURITY

I'M VERY SORRY FOR NOT CONTACT- ING YOU SOONER.

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(cel lo

(Coste

WHAT'S GOING ONP

UPON RUSHING TO THE SCENE, WE FOUND MULTIPLE MAJIN IN THE TOWN SQUARE.

AS SOON AS RIGURD REPLIED TO THE MAN WHO APPEARED TO BE THEIR LEADER...

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THERE'S THE MAN WHO APPEARS TO BE THE MAJIN LEADER.

WELL, I DON'T THINK ANYONE COULD

STOP HER

WHEN SHE REALLY

| WANTS

TO GO.

HE WAS BEING EXTREMELY

RUDE, SO I GAVE HIM A GOOD AND PROPER SPANKING.

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WHEN SHE DETECTED

THE PRE-

SENCE OF INTRUDERS, SHE LEAPT OUT BEFORE

I COULD

STOP HER...

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SORRY,

LORD.

...BUT DEPENDING ON HOW THEY REPORT BACK,

IT MIGHT MAKE CARRION'S IMPRESSION

OF US WORSE.

DIDN'T YOU PROMISE ME THAT YOU WOULDN'T USE VIOLENCE WITHOUT MY

PERMISSION >

THEY CLAIMED TO BE THE FOLLOWERS OF DEMON LORD CARRION.

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COUNT!

tr | A)

tr DAMMIT!

sae THIS IS ALL

E

“Ser YOUR

ALL MY FAULT!

LICKS

MILIM HAD DEFLECTED

THE PLUME OF FIRE I SAW, BY THE WAY»...

THE ATTACK

UP INTO

THE A/R WITH HER

SHEER PRESENCE.

I'D AT LEAST LIKE TO HEAR WHAT THEY

ay HET

DESPERATION ATTACK THE MAN USED WHEN HE SAW MILIM, CALLED “LEOPARD FANG FLAMING

MILIM DOES HAVE 4 WAY OF MAKING ANYONE AROUND HER SEEM WEAK BY COMPARISON...

BUT IT TURNED OUT THAT THE MAN SHE ATTACKED, THE LEADER NAMED PHOBIO...

WARNING: THE ENERGY LEVEL OF THE

INDIVIDUAL NAMED PHOBIO IS GREATER THAN THAT OF THE INDIVIDUAL

NAMED

BENIMARU.

WAS A LOT TOUGHER THAN I

REALIZED.

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I DON'T HAVE TO ANSWER TOA LOWLY SLIME.

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ACTUALLY IT MUST OBEY SUCK TO THIS

BE AS PUNY WEAK AS MONSTER YOU LOT! >?

FROM THE WAY

YOU TALK,

I HAVE TO

DON'T ASSUME

TELL ASS YOUR

ME YOU HE IS. MASTER NEVER IS VERY HEARD MIGHTY, THE NAME INDEED.

CARRION BEFORE.

w;

YOUR ACTIONS COULD LEAD TO IMMEDIATE

THEN WATCH YOUR

HOSTILITIES TONGUE.

WITH US, DEPENDING ON HOW THIS

GOES.

GREAT SAGE WOULD PROBABLY GIVE ME THE EDGE /F I GOT INTO A FIGHT WITH

SHALL TI CALL THE DRYADS AND HAVE THEM PROVE MY CLAIM TO THIS TERRITORY?

IS THE DECISION TO GO TO WAR WITH THE ENTIRE GREAT FOREST OF JURA

TCH... MOUTHY LITTLE SLIME.

RATHER NOT PROVOKE DEMON LORD CARRION'S ANGER AND GET INTO A WAR.

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=, ZN t FORTU- Zit Aw | ere Here NATELY, QA jf///4i ON LORD PHOBIO'S \ i] Li 4 | CARRION'S LOYALTY

ORDERS. 70 HIS

MASTER WAS TRUE.

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fe ) i \\

LIKE WE'LL BE | 48LE TO Nearly AFTER Ald.

HEY, WHAT was PHOBIO, ITyou WAS IT

CALLED THE NEXT HIM? TIME YOU DO A "LOWLY

SOMETHING, I'LL TAKE YOUR DINNER AWAY, MILIM. AND I MEAN THAT THIS TIME.

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PLEASE CONTINUE.

ACCORD- ING TO PHOBIO...

AE WAS HERE ON ORDERS TO RECRUIT US TO HIS MASTER'S S/DE.

MORE ACCURATELY, HE WANTED

WAHICH- EITHER EVER US OR THE

SURVIVED ORC LORD... OUR BATTLE.

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BACK

IF HE AND TELL SENDS A DEMON MESSAGE LORD ANOTHER CARRION DAY, T'LL ee WILLINGLY ENGAGE IN NEGOTIA-

TIONS.

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THAT

WOULD MEAN THAT OTHER DEMON LORDS

THAN JUST MILIM WERE WATCHING THE BATTLE IN THE MARSHLANOS

UNFOLD.

BUT UNFOR- TUNATELY, THIS PHOB/IO GUY IS TOO

OFA MEAT- HEAD.

IF HE WANTS TO WIN ME OVER, HE NEEDS TO SHOW ME WHAT I STAND TO GAIN FROM THIS.

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SORRY!

HAVE AN I CAN'T AGREE- TELL MENT ANYBODY NOT TO ABOUT HIM. N INTER- = EVEN YOU, \ ABOUT THIS &

FERE RIMURU. —- —=-N DEMONLORD |.) WITH T=" | CARRION.

Ve 2

EACH OTHER.

if

OKAY, SO SHE'S AOMITTED

THAT HE HAS SOME

KIND OF

SECRET.

HM

Il

———t ——I —o

IS IT AN

OR AGREE- DOES IT MENT AFFECT JUST OTHER WITH

DEMON CARRION =)

I MEAN, I'D HATE TO ACCI- DENTALLY MESS WITH YOUR BIG AGREEMENT WITHOUT REALIZING IT.

Yes! ASK BEST ME ERIENDS ANY ARE THE BEST!

AS PROOF THAT WE'RE BEST- FRIENDS.

And

From What

Gelmud

Gotpelee

we cou

i poe eoiaee ore

WHAT SHE to... OF TOYS

REVEALED vi | was ENOUGH

TO US 14 | TO GET HER WAS... TALKING.

A PLOT BY FOUR

DEMON LORDS, TO INCLUDING TRIGGER BOLINE THE CREATION OF A "PUPPET" DEMON

LORD.

..AND I GUESS THAT WOULD MEAN THAT WE

INDEED & | PREVENTED THAT ve | PLAN FROM WORKING OUT.

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