The reason for Shiranuis bitter grudge against Mao is revealed. And now he demands that Mao give him the Taizanfukun spell, which has the power to control lifespans. But Shiranui isnt the only one who wants it! Then, when the gang floats theories about the origin of Byoki and his powers, Nanoka recruits Shiraha again to help with her research in the present day. Will Shirahas crush on Nanoka ever be requited, or does she only have cat eyes for Mao? Plus, the attack that left the scar under Maos eye! For older teen audiences.