Automail engineer Winry is captured and held hostage to force Edward to do her captor's bidding. Hawkeye discovers the disturbing truth about President Bradley's son. Our heroes have fortuitous and not-so-fortuitous reunions with old friends and enemies. And multiple intrigues and double-crosses ensue as some plot to save the world while others scheme to destroy it.
- Chapter 70 - The First Homunculus
- Chapter 71 - In the Grip of the Red Lotus
- Chapter 72 - A Chain of Negativity, a Pebble of Goodness
- Chapter 73 - A Daydream