Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest is a Japanese light novel series written by Ryo Shirakome and illustrated by Takayaki. The premise of the series revolves around Hajime Nagumo that gets transported to another world to fight against demonic forces but is soon betrayed and left for dead by one of his classmates. Arifureta chronicles the journey of Hajime Nagume as he is trying to survive and find his way home.