Hihi battles with a unknown opponent, which defeats him. Hihi warns him about who he is, but the mysterious battler doesn't care and kills him. At the same time at the Nura House, they where been having a meeting, which they are surprised to see Rikuo and Gyūki in the same room with each other togheter, after what they hear what happened at Mt. Nejimere. Karasu Tengu then ask Rikuo, why he's not in his yōkai form, which Rikuo that he cannot transform out of nowhere. Karasu Tengu then tells Rikuo that it is a disadvantage if he's not in his night form and reminds about the promise with Nurarihyon. After that Nurarihyon tells the yōkais in the meeting that he will let Rikuo becomes the third, Rikuo point a few things out. After that Mokugyo Daruma is pointing the actions what Gyūki did against Rikuo, Rikuo tells them no punishment, which that the Nura Clan is in shock after hearing it. There is then a ruckus around the meeting, which later the group of the unknown opponent came together, which their next target is Nurarihyon.