Paragon of Sin

Chapter 90: Advent of Death

ghtened the world from its dusky and abrupt darkness.

「Helios Fire Art: Enscounding Sun to Another World」

This was an advanced Movement Art that ignited her Spirit of Qi, drawing out its most epic and vital energies stored throughout her cultivation journey. She was incredibly decisive, not hesitating to execute a self-harming art. Her speed was exceptional as she blazed a path, ignoring the other Scarlet Solaris Sect members that were gawking at the sky.

Wei Wuyin ’s eyes shifted as Mei Yang had already traversed outside the valley in a blink. Yet, when he saw the phenomenon above, it vastly exceeded a mere few miles, likely covering hundreds of miles. He didn ’t take her route. Instead, he settled down and executed a three-layered ward of Elemental Qi, Saber Qi, and Draconic Qi.

He summoned Element within his grasp and calmly waited for the assault. This array exceeded imagination, so using your energy to run felt as if you ’ll only delay the inevitable in his heart. Surprisingly, he was calm and ready.

However, the other two saw Mei Yang depart and felt a pressing crisis. They hastily followed suit, executing movement arts to split into different directions in hopes it ’ll divide the array ’s focus.

Then, it arrived.

Ssssssshhhhhhhh!! Swish!

It was like the sound of ocean waves crashing with the world, low pitched and irregular like the thundering stomach of a god. It was terrifying.

From the skies, a pulsating wave blasted forth and targeted four locations. It was exceptionally fast and in the literal blink of a mortal eye, it was already before Jian Baiyu, Dong Fa, Mei Yang, and Wei Wuyin.

When it was truly unleashed, they didn ’t even travel more than a few feet as it arrived before each of them. Even Mei Yang ’s far figure was caught. She was aghast as she realized her folly and situation, despairing fear flashing in those usually charming eyes. The power in this wave of green and scarlet energy was far beyond her limits, but she was a fighter.

She executed several layers of wards and defended as best she could, but these hasty defenses were insufficient before these waves.

Crack! Shatter!!

The wave decimated her wards easily and engulfed her entire body. A heart-rending scream escaped her powerful lungs as the wave battered her flesh, tearing skin from meat and meat from bone. Her clothes were obliterated as her naked body was revealed, yet the inconsistent proportions and mangled pieces of flesh left only one shying away in horror.

Fortunately for her, her powerful body refined by spiritual qi allowed her flesh and blood to reach astonishing levels of durability, forcefully resisting the wave enough for her to survive with breath in her lungs. She blasted away, igniting her Spirit of Qi to the maximum as she once more executed her movement art.

In seconds, she left.

She was impressively decisive and demonstrated incredible force of will to push through.

As for Dong Fa and Jian Daiyu…they weren ’t so lucky.

They lacked spiritual qi and the ability to react appropriately. They couldn ’t even muster up wards to defend before the wave of energy smashed into them without mercy.

Dong Fa ’s icy body erupted in light, but the continuous battering caused his body to simply explode on the spot. Blood mist and mangled flesh was all that was left of his existence.

Wei Wuyin ’s eyes sharpened as he turned his gaze towards Jian Daiyu, his heart aching. This was a woman he wanted to bed in this lifetime, a high-level beauty waiting to be conquered yet…

In the last moments of her life, she was fierce and unyielding. As a sword cultivator, she never conceded without putting up a last fight, making all sword cultivators proud. With her sword in hand, she turned and faced the wave. While she couldn ’t formulate a ward or even execute a Qi Art, she resisted the wave with her sword, will, and intent.

It bought her exactly 0.31 seconds beyond Dong Fa. She brandished her sword with vigor, slicing twice in small horizontal movements. The wave first hit her sword, shattering it into dust and fragments and entered her mouth and body. However, she was relentless.

Her clothes were the next to go as her body lasted a tad bit longer. Wei Wuyin was capable of seeing her perfect, soft, and impressive body for less than a tenth of a second before her skin was blasted off revealing toned muscles and traces of blood.

She seemed to want to roar defiantly, as if to fight against fate. Yet no voice was heard as her flesh was ripped off, a tearing sound reminiscent of removing wax from skin resounded as her flesh exploded backwards into mist. At this point, she was completely dead.

Her skeletal frame was the only thing that remained that glimmered with sharp energies. It seemed the reason her bones lasted just a tad bit longer was due to her bones being refined by sword energies to an exceptionally long period of time.

In Wei Wuyin ’s mind, he now realized why she seemed like a literal sword. But in the end that skeleton was turned into dust by the pressing and vicious wave.

She was no more.

Wei Wuyin ’s heart bled as he watched a beauty snuffed out of existence. A beauty he had made plans for and had his eye on. How unfortunate, but such was the path of cultivation and death could be the result of a single mistake.

As for him, the wave smacked into his wards yet failed to penetrate through the first layer. His Elemental Qi was borne from a Divine Heart of Elemental Qi and nine high-level elemental essences combined, this coupled with the spiritual qi base of two Spirits of Qi and two Sixth Phase Hearts of Qi made his qi exceptional beyond belief.

It was incredibly easy, barely an inconvenience to block this deadly wave.

When he was a mere Fifth Phase expert with only two Hearts of Qi and Eight Elements, he one-shot a Mortal God with a single strike. Now, he was an Eighth Phase expert with two Spirits of Qi and two Hearts of Qi with Elemental Qi. The ’Divine ’ aspects of his Divine Spirits of Qi denoted its exceptional spiritual qualities—Spiritual Strength, Aura, and Energies—that vastly exceeded the norm for its cultivation.

Since Spiritual Qi was defined by these traits, his strength was at an entirely different level.

”This wave strikes nine times consecutively; no wonder its so strong. ” Wei Wuyin calmly commented as he lifted his gaze to observe the astrological phenomenon that was dissipating in the sky. It seemed that the array was a one-time counterassault.

From the castle, eight figures shot out with vigorous movements. They held weapons of war and emanated boundless killing intent. Yuhei Yan was at the lead, but him and the rest halted as they paused in disbelief.

Wei Wuyin was still here?

No, Wei Wuyin was still alive?!

Wei Wuyin ’s silver eyes roamed slowly on these figures, focusing on Yuhei Yan. He thought for a moment. His desire to do battle was slowly dwindling as he realized that this individual likely couldn ’t last a single blow from his saber. After all, even Mei Yang was nearly killed by that astonishing wave yet his simple Elemental Qi Ward had completely blocked it.

How could a measly Godlord rival his current cultivation? It would be laughable to think he would be able to fight to his fullest here.

Instead, he brandished Element and calmly said while rubbing the back of his neck, ”In truth, I ’m just a last minute add-on. How about we come to a deal and I ’ll just step aside? ”

These people sacrificed their people ’s lives for a chance to overturn the situation and succeeded. If he hadn ’t shown up, they would ’ve ran out already and slaughtered the remnant forces left behind. If he decided, he could kill them and let the plundering happen. To be honest, he held a heart-felt respect for their decisive actions.

But, why was he doing this?

Benefits!

If he could get things that plundering them whole couldn ’t get him, then why wouldn ’t he extort them instead? Why did he need to get his hands bloody if he could obtain everything without spilling a single drop of blood?

Yuhei Yan was a smart man, excluding his blind trust in family. He quickly realized that Wei Wuyin ’s cultivation was insurmountable and his will would determine their fate. With a grave voice, he spoke solemnly, ”What do you want? ”

Wei Wuyin placed his Element on his shoulder and grinned.

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