“The truth is, you absolutely despise your brother, don't you?” This question from Todo, meant to lay bare Yukio’s innermost feelings, badly rattles him. Yukio comes to terms with the feelings that he’s harbored ever since he was a child. Suguro takes over the Goha-en, a trump card meant to bring down the Impure King, and continues onwards to reach the Impure King’s sporangium. Shima and Konekomaru race down the mountain to get help. Shiemi and Izumo Kamiki watch over Tatsuma. They are each confronted with a dire situation, and they meet them with uncertainty in their hearts.