A century or two ago, magic was the stuff of legend; feats such as shapeshifting, stopping time, or fighting monsters were restricted to tales of the gods, set in the distant past when they still walked the earth.
Since a little before living memory, that has been changing. Magic has come back into the world, and it is coming to ordinary people. Not many, in the grand scheme of things, but their number increases with every year that passes. Adolescents in every nation and from every walk of life know that, at any moment, they could be one of the fortunate few whose lives are changed forever.
In a city in the nation of Azama, there is a teenage girl. She doesn't know it yet, but today is her lucky day.