With the Empire all but finished, the child emperor unleashes the ultimate Imperial Arms. With a new and devestating weapon at hand, the Minister continues his marionette act, guiding the city toward destruction as Night Raid attacks.
While the Imperial City is surrounded by the rebel faction, Kurome sends out a secret written in blood to her sister. The time for their final duel is at hand, and only one of them will walk away alive.
Bloodless surrenders infuriate the Minister, even as he introduces his son Shura as the leader of a new group of elites. While Lubbock and Tatsumi lurk the streets looking for weaknesses, Mine and Leone roam the tunnels doing the same.
Kurome's Imperial Arms allows her to control enemies she's slain in the past. Dispatching her army of the living dead will be Night Raid's toughest challenge yet on their road to assassinate the Minister.
Najenda announces that now is the time to strike the Capital with all their might. The group splits in two to draw The Jaegers out of the city, hoping to leave their real target defenseless within its walls.
A new type of Danger Beast has emerged, roaming the countryside while killing and eating everything in sight. While the Jaegars hunt them down, Night Raid decides that for once, they will help out the Capital.
Susanoo and Chelsea, the newest members of Night Raid. Najenda introduces each new fighter and their set of skills to the group. As everyone gets acclimated to the new company, a new danger lurks beneath the earth.
Lord Stylish has caught the members of Night Raid unaware in the dead of night. As his makeshift experiments run amok within Night Raid HQ, more Imperial Arms users appear, and one is holding on to a familiar pair of scissors.
Tatsumi spends his time with the Jaegers studying each member, while at the same time trying to keep a lustful Esdeath at bay. A clumsy attempt to turn the general to his cause creates waves that he may not be able to control.
Mine is next up on Tatsumi's training sessions partners, and her taciturn nature makes things difficult to say the least. Meanwhile, a new assignment comes up, and Mine and Tatsumi are to carry out an assassination.
Akame is tasked with training Tatsumi so he can be fit to join the Night Raid. After some intense cooking sessions, Tatsumi, Akame and Leone are given an assignment, where Tatsumi hopes to prove his worthiness.
Tatsumi and his friends seek to find their fortunes in the Imperial Capital to help their fledgling village. After being swindled by a beautiful woman, a generous stranger offers him a place to stay the night, nothing but misfortune follows.