Jordan Volio is a 10 year old alchemist that is out to become the youngest alchemist ever. His understanding of science is genius. He has came up with 1,000 different ways for equal exchange, which makes his understanding of alchemy uncompareable. He wears black gloves with white alchemy inscriptions on it. This gives him the ability to transmute without a circle. The only draw back he has is that he lacks combat skills. His father being an alchemy train driver. Before he applies to be a state troop, he must become a student of a combat specialist.