Adjusting to life as a soldier isn't easy for a former princess. Ange is assigned to the First Troop headed by Captain Zola Axberg, a hedonistic sultry woman, and meets her fellow soldiers, who despise her. However, she shows promise in her first Para-mail simulator training, and it isn't long before she gets her first taste of battle .
|2||Angelise Ikaruga Misurugi|
|19||Julio Asuka Misurugi|
|20||Sylvia Ikaruga Misurugi|
|21||Sophia Ikaruga Misurugi|
|22||Jurai Asuka Misurugi|
|“||Theses the massive, hostile creatures who traverse space-time, known as "DRAGON." To protect human territory by intercepting and destroying them is the task of the Norma at Arzenal. We Norma are allowed to live in this world only as weapons that kill DRAGONs. Let's not forget that as we give our all to fight them.||”|
—A Female Teacher explaining the DRAGON and the Norma to her students
|“||This feeling- I knew it, this sensation - I knew it. Iaria!||”|
—Ange training in a Para-mail simulator
|“||This is your room. You can have it to yourself until we have new soldiers. Buy what you need with this. Roll call is at 5 tomorrow morning.||”|
—Salia giving to Ange supplies and a room to sleep on
|“||That newcomer-Her basic fitness, her reflexes, her combat adaptability, her understanding of military theory- She 's above average in all areas.||”|
|“||Here's a warning, Burn Princess. This isn't the world you came from. You better figure that out quick, or you'll die.||”|
—Hilda to Ange
|“|| Zola: You won't survive in the field if you don't understand your situation.
Ange: I am returning to the Empire!
Zola: If I can't tell you, I'll have to teach your body. Submit, and I'll teach you pleasures you've never known. Good, good. That's how Norma have to be.
Ange: I-I am not a Norma.
Zola: Lose an eye, lose an arm, and the will to fight still runs through you. That's us, the Norma. Hitting me gets you excited.
Ange: That's not it.
Zola: This brings back memories. You were sick of it, too, weren't you? Of that hypocritical, shallow world.
Ange: No. Stop.
Zola: It was just getting good! This is the real deal Ange
—Zola's aggression towards Ange
|“|| Salia: We're almost at the battle zone! Come back! Ange!
Ange: My name is Angelise Ikaruga Misurugi. I am returning to where I belong, in the Empire of Misurugi.
Salia: I warned you. You'll be shot if you disobey orders
Coco: Princess Angelise! take me with you.
Miranda: What are you talking about, Coco?
Coco: Take me to the magic country
—Ange defecting from the squadron