With Asirpa unaware that Sugimoto is still alive, she heads farther north into Karafuto with Kiroranke, Ogata and Shiraishi. Back in Hokkaido, Hijikata follows up on information he discovered inside Abashiri prison, leading him to a former assassin. Meanwhile, Sugimoto and his party, desperate to find Asirpa, come upon a traveling circus whose ringmaster might be able to help. But to secure his aid will Sugimoto have to kill himself?
- Chapter 151: Musk Deer
- Chapter 152: Assassin
- Chapter 153: Kyoto
- Chapter 154: The Time Left
- Chapter 155: Yamada Circus
- Chapter 156: Immortal Sugimoto's Hara-Kiri Show
- Chapter 157: An Amazing Circus on Karafuto Island
- Chapter 158: Main Event
- Chapter 159: The Uilta People
- Chapter 160: The Border
Note: The digital edition (6/16/2020) for this volume was released before the print edition.