The "Prison of Souls" story arc continues! Zero the Assassin has left a trail of death behind him in his attempts to destroy the Konstantinov. If Maya's personal guardsman Kyuzo cannot defeat Zero in battle, all will soon be lost, and the people of the world will never be free of the murderous and evil tyrants who have enslaved them. Meanwhile, in the Spirit Realm, the climactic final battle-lines are being drawn as Marcus Antares almost reaches Archangel, Prison of Souls... the Rendezvous point from which he might be able to escape his long imprisonment.
Kyuzo fights the Zero while topside other character discuss events. Shymarshall Volkov of the Taktarov sacrifices his life to Troika in order to give him the power for vengence and victory. Meanwhile, the American government expresses concerns about events surrounding the Konstatinov and Urik former commander's, Commodore Brusilov take command of the U.R.R.S. Nevsky to pursue them.