Having lost two of their clan, the Seven Spears are planning a counterattack. Meanwhile, Jyubei and one of the Hori women, Okei, have taken Lord Akinari hostage. They now have the object of their revenge, but the Seven Spears will not let this outrage occur without a bloodbath. Who will be sacrificed in the course of this feud?
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