Stigma of the Wind is a Japanese light novel series written by Takahiro Yamato and illustrated by Hanamaru Nanto. After the death of the author on July 20, 2009, the story remains incomplete at eleven volumes. An anime television series adaptation directed by Junichi Sakata and animated by Gonzo began airing on April 11, 2007. Kazuma Kannagi was considered useless within his family because he could not use 'Enjutsu' the power to control flames. When he was defeated by Ayano Kannagi, one of his very distant relatives, in a bout to decide who would wield 'Enraiha', a sword that was wielded by the family heir, he was banished from the family.
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