Toaru Majutsu no Index Light Novel Volume 06 was first published on July 10, 2005. It focuses on a magician infiltrating Academy City as summer break ends and classes begin, as well as Index making her first friend, the timid glasses girl known as Kazakiri Hyouka, who has more to her than meets the eye.
A new school term begins in Academy City.
On that day, a mysterious transfer student appears on the classroom where Kamijou Touma is, a student who becomes Index's first "friend", and Misaka Mikoto meets Index for the first time. The two become stuck in unusual situations, and Kamijou continues on his streak of misfortune. While the story unfolds, Shirai Kuroko remains on the sidelines, green with jealousy. Soon, Academy City is invaded with a certain magician!
"The mysterious transfer student", "friend", and a magician. On Academy City under Code Red, Kamijou Touma's story begins!
- Prologue: On the Front Side of the Stage
- Chapter 1: Opening Ceremony — Baby_Queen.
- Chapter 2: After School — Break_Time.
- Chapter 3: Closure — Battle_Cry.
- Chapter 4: Stop Sign — Beast_Body,Human_Heart.
- Epilogue: On the Other Side of the Stage
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那是上条當麻的學校出現「神秘轉學生」的日子， 是茵蒂克絲頭一次交到「朋友」的日子， 是御坂美琴與茵蒂克絲首度面對面的日子， 是夾在她們之間的上条當麻依舊不幸的日子， 是旁觀事情發展的白井黑子嫉妒上条的日子…… 然後，也是某個魔法師向學園都市襲擊的日子！ 在特別警戒宣言下的學園都市， 當科學與魔法交會之際，上条當麻的故事就此展開－－！
|A Certain Magical Index Volume 6|
|Date of Release||February 23, 2016|
|Number of Pages||224 pages|
|It's the first day of a new semester in Academy City. The day a mysterious transfer student appears at Touma Kamijou's school. The day Index makes her first friend. The day Mikoto Misaka meets Index for the first time and, caught between them, Kamijou again meets with misfortune. The day Kuroko Shirai witnesses the entire incident and becomes rather jealous of Kamijou. It's also the day Academy City is attacked by a certain magician. Transfer students, friends, and magicians--as magic and science clash and Academy City declares a state of emergency, Touma Kamijou's tale truly begins!|
- A short parody preview was written by Kamachi, referencing several key moments in the novel.