The Kingdom of Jagara lies in ruins. Queen Yamato and the former hero Kumaso, controlled by the demonic power of the Sword of Kusanagi, lead an army of puppets against the mighty empire of Amamikado, where they will face Queen Azuma, who has turned traitor by joining with the conquerors.
Meanwhile, Queen Miyazu has traveled to the land of Kizumi with Izumo and Oguna in the hopes of finding another holy sword to stop Kusanagi. But the forests of Kizumi pose a unique threat to the heart of even the most stalwart hero...
Story by Nakashima Kazuki and Art by Karakara Kemuri.