An Indomitable Challenge
[The Hunter Exam: Phase 1]
Running. The sound of hundreds of people running. Each foot fall added to a collective rumbling as the passing group of examinees trampled over the vast expanse of grassy unyielding earth.
The only other thing to be heard in the dense forest was the occasional blood-curdling scream of those too slow to keep up.
To make things worse, the deeper into the thicket the hope-to-be hunters ran, the thicker the fog around them became. Before long the only thing they could see beyond ten meters in front of their faces was an inescapable wall of white haze.
“Hey, I don't see Kurapika and Leorio around anymore...” Gon mentioned as he covertly scanned the group of runners around them.
“Well if they're smart they already broke off from the main group like we did.” remarked Killua
“If not, they're probably already dead by now...” The white haired assassin added with a tone of cold indifference.
“Mmmm...nah, knowing tho