Nine Treasures: PrologueNine Treasures: Prologue by ~aliendroid
Prologue: The Fall of Humanity
It was in the year 2225 that humanity finally hit its boiling point. The fourth world war broke out. It started with peace delegations breaking down between the five great nations. It was never clear who was truly the cause of the issues, or who broke the treaties first, but the affects were still felt. It was a non-nuclear war, but the bombs struck at the heart of every major city around the world. Because only major metropolises were targeted by enemy countries much of the Earths natural world was left untouched by the ravages of that Great War. The human population was cut quickly with each successful and decisive strike. In the end no one won the war.
As the war was ending and soldiers were returning to find either rubble or their families a new threat to mankind attacked. No one knew where it came from or how it evolved all they knew was the virus spread fast. It seemed to be transferred by air, mucus; touch any and all possible means
New Boy in Town: Side Chapter NejiGaaNew Boy in Town: Side Chapter NejiGaa by ~aliendroid
Side Chapter: Neji & Gaara
Kakashi blew the whistle signaling an end of practice and everyone fell to the ground panting. Sweat dripped down Kiba's face and traveled down his neck. His clothes were clinging to him like a second skin and his hair was plastered to his face. It was Saturday and due to a specific issue with the pass no one was able to return home for the weekend. Kakashi had taken the opportunity to force the entire team into a strenuous training session. Gai had also shown up and helped out, but Yamato had taken pity on the team and dragged the green clad teacher away after a couple hours.
"Okay everyone that should be enough for today!" Kakashi called from his comfortable perch on the bleachers. "I think you're all getting a hang of the new formations."
"And how would he know?!" Kiba gasped as he slowly sat up from his lying position. "I don't think he glanced at us once the entire time."
Gaara snickered from beside Kiba, "By now you should know not to underest