Solo Leveling is an ongoing Korean web novel written by Sung-Lak. This novel encompasses a whole new idea of fantasy. Covering various genres like Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Shounen and Webtoons, this one will be worth your time.
The plot goes like this: 10 years ago, a portal emerged on the Earth which got dubbed as “The Gate”. This pathway or portal connected the monster world of dungeons to the world of ours. This allowed normal human beings to become demon assassins and demon hunters within the gate. The people who were skilled enough to slay down the demons were called “The Hunters”.
Unlike most novels where the protagonist is an elite demon assassin with hundreds of skills up his sleeve, this one’s quite different. Sung Jin-Woo (From Solo Leveling Novel) is rather an inexperienced and a novice hunter. He barely possesses any skill to withstand a demon in front of him. An E-rank hunter, he struggles to get to the top.
At the E-rank, participating in illegitimate fights, he also struggles to make enough money for her mother. He fears he won’t be able to support his mother for too long if circumstances don’t shift.
So he takes the risk of entering the D-rank dungeon. ANd with no surprises, he gets bashed down by demons harshly. Having multiple injuries, he waits for his final breath to come in Solo Leveling Light Novel. But just before he gives in, he receives a mysterious power, a quest that only he could see.
The quest log brings a list of objectives, which if completed, could significantly rank him up the charts.
With this, he quickly becomes the S-rank hunter, one of the elites, and moves on to hunt more demons to become the immortal!