The French and German armies as well as those with other purposes seek "The List of Hope" in Erika's possession. Guise,
who sought the List of Hope in order to make his dream a reality, dies when he is attacked by the mysterious martial artist who appears before him.
Meanwhile, Fei-Yan recalls the tragedy that occured at Erika's mansion. After personally witnessing the powerful feelings the mother and child had for the List of Hope, he swore to protect Erika, who brought tears once again to his eyes.
"You can protect lives with strength, but not hearts."
Spurred to action by Yu-Ling's words, Fei-Yan chooses to become a demon and resolves to battle Kenshiro to the death as the Death Bird Demon. ...more