Negima! #22 - New Teacher

is a manga book published by Kodansha that was released on 05/19/2009

Plot Summary

Negima! Magister Negi Magi - Vol.22 New Teacher

Negi's arrogance gets the better of him and a brutal and blood defeat teaches him that he has far to go still. A powerful form name from his father's past presents himself to offer the paths that he will need to choose.



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

A Word from the Author

Ken Akamatsu talks about talks about some of the perversion in the previous volume, dark magic, and the limited edition volume 23 in Japan having DVDs on preorders.

196th Period - Enter the New Heroes!!

To enter the tournament and not be discovered for the bounties on their heads. Negi and Kotaro disguise themselves. Nagi Springfield steps into the lime light for the Magical World to see once more.

197th Period - Project: One Stone, Three Birds

The message gets out and more of the class is discoverd. Though in disguise Negi is finally noticed by someone strong.

198th Period - Life-Threatening Showdown!!

Negi gets drawn into a battle in the town with a powerful and deadly enemy. Though he fights valiantly, he is disarmed....literally.

199th Period - Ako's Heart-Pounding Examination Room

Reflecting on his defeat Negi realizes his strength isn't as firm and set as it could be. If he is to free Ako and the others. Something needs to be done.

Ermine Math:

"How much is a Drachma" is a segment showing the exchange rate and value of the currency in the Magical World.

200th Period - Respective Strengths!

Negi is saved by a face form his fathers past. Rakan of the Thousand Blades.

201st Period - A New Master/Disciple Combo is Born

Sustuna and Asuna are discovered safe, but hunted. Word reaches them of Negi and they move to rejoin. Negi gets another Partner and seeks Rakan for training.

202nd Period - All Negi's Got

Negi puts all he has into his training, but even with giving it everything. The rankings don't lie. The levels between him and Fate are too vast now.

203rd Period - Magical Girl Yue

Lost from the others during the incident at the Gate Room. Yue falls afoul of an accidental memory issue and has no idea who she truly is. No where else to go. She joins the local Magical Academy in Ariadne.

204th Period - If I Could Be Stupid

Negi is shown the two paths to victory. One of the light and his father the Thousand Master, or that of the dark and his master Evangeline. It's one or the other.

Magical World Map & Classmates

A two page map of the Magical World and the locations of the known Ala Alba members and Negi's class. As well as a list of those still missing.

Fan Art Corner

Four pages of fan drawn postcards and letters.

3D Backgrounds Explanation Corner

Discussion and explanation of the 3D models used in the background of the series

This Volume:

  • Granicus Arenas

Lexicon Negimarium

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

This Volume:

  • Sprouting young buds, become a chain and bind my enemy.
  • The Old World
  • One Hundred Shadow Spears
  • Executioner's Sword, Imperfect
  • Chirurgicum
  • The Hero with a Thousand Faces
  • The Raven's Eye
  • Dispel
  • Final pose
  • Maximum Output
  • Examination in Progress
  • Ariadne
  • Aviation! Levitation! Fly, Broom!
  • Come, darkness from the abyss, blazing sword!! Great flame of darkness and shadow, or hatred and destruction, of vengeance!! Burn him, burn me, burn all to nothing, Flames of Hell!
  • Stabilize, Seize. Load magic. 'Armament'

Cover Concept Sketches

The concept sketches and notes for both the front and back covers.

Back Cover: Madoka Kugimiya

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.


  • That song
  • Tosaka
  • Kanji obsession
  • Aho
  • Shut-in
  • Lineage Girl


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