Negima! #4 - A Field Trip Into Peril

is a manga book published by Kodansha that was released on 12/28/2004

Plot Summary

Negima! Magister Negi Magi - Vol. 4 A Field Trip Into Peril

After Negi's victory over Evangeline, Negi's class finally goes on a filed trip to beautiful and historical Kyoto and Nara. What seems like a simple school trip quickly turns into quest to guard and rescue Konoka.


A Word from the Author

Ken Akamatsu talks about the story in this volume and pushes the "Character CD" now on sale.


A list and general description of many of the most common Honorifics in the Japanese language.

26th Period - Proof of a Contract!?

Negi gets a tip from Evangeline to look for clues on his father in Kyoto and the opportunity of the school field trip proves perfect timing. If a regional dispute doesn't prevent things before they start.

27th Period - A Secret Date!? Cheerleaders Attack!

The cheer squad from Negi's class are out looking for fun when they catch Negi and Konaka out on what seems like a date. They support their love!

28th Period - Ribbit Ribbit -- Panic on the Bullet Train!?

The day of the filed trip is upon them and everyone boards the train. Odd occurrences follow them as frogs attack on a bullet train and another suspicious student in his class, Sestuna Sakurazaki, may be trying to prevent his important letter delivery mission.

29th Period - The Spy and the Thorough Thumping!?

The class reaches Kyoto and visits some of the sights, but odd happenings seem to happen everywhere. It's like someone is trying to cause mischievous trouble. Is this Setsuna's doing?

30th Period - Konoka and Setsuna's Secret

Konako comes under attack by perverted little monkeys and it's Setsuna to the rescue. Many years ago the two were once close friends. An incident in the past drove a wedge between them. One that Konoka doesn't understand.

31st-32nd Period - Weird! Kyoto and the Cardmaster!!

Konoka has been abducted by a rival faction. It's up to Negi, Asuna, and Setsuna to rescue her. The secret of the Pactio cards is revealed.

33rd Period - A Favor of the Large Buddha !? (In Nara)

It's the second day of the class trip and everyone seems to want attention from their child teacher. A Love Confession from one of his own class drives this boy teacher's mind over the limit.

34th Period - Shocking Kyoto Video Proves Existance of a Wizard

Keeping the Magical World a secret is a hard task for a ten year old when he has one of the biggest snoops of Mahora Academy, Kazumi Asukura, after a story.

Fan Art

Several fan made post cards are printed in this page.

Character Sketches

Character design sketches and notes for:

Setsuna Sakurazaki

Kazumi Asukura

Fashion Concept design sketch work for 27th Period splash page.

Lexicon Negimarium de Cantu

Full list of the meaning of the spells or other Latin phrases used in this volume.

This Volume:

  • Telepathia
  • Flet, une vente, Flans saltatio pulverea
  • Exerceas potentiam Cagurazaca Asuna
  • Ensis exorcizans
  • Flans paries aerialis

Class Roster

A full two page class roster image with updated notes made by Negi since the events of Vol. 3 and 4.

About the Creator

A brief description of series creator Ken Akamatsu.

Translation Notes

If there is something that requires alterations or a Japanese phrase/joke needs explaining. The translators explains things here.


  • Kyoto and Nara
  • Kansai
  • Kanto
  • Matsuya
  • Gouya
  • Harajuku
  • O-miai
  • Ryokan
  • Onmyou
  • Gokiburi

Preview of Negima! Vol. 5

Four pages of Negima! Volume 5 in English.

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