The Hinata-Sou is the primary location where the Kuro Arashi: The Black Storm series occurs. Located in the hot springs town of Hinata, the Hinata House was originally known as Hinata Inn; a hot springs lodge famous for its open-air onsen and its “Inn of Fateful Unions”, where any couple that stayed the night always ended up together, the Inn fell in popularity after a landslide caused the annex where the lodge’s magic occurred to be condemned and locked away.
Evangeline A.K. McDowell
Evangeline Athanasia Katherine McDowell, or Evangeline A.K. McDowell, is a protagonist in Kuro Arashi: The Black Storm and The Unsung War. She is the 26th student in Japanese alphabetical order of class 3-A. She is actually a centuries-old vampire, cursed to remain at the school by Nagi Springfield, the father of her teacher Negi Springfield. Initially an antagonist for Negi due to his father's actions, she eventually becomes an important teacher and guide for the young mage and his allies as they fight and search for his missing father. However, Eva remains a cruel, powerful mage in her own right, yet with the sensitivities of her former human life.