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... Meanwhile, a demon of the Void has come to the town of Hopewell ... Once a human, this demon now possesses magical powers including the ability to blend in easily among other people and influence their thoughts ... The demon has weakened the tree and the maentwrog is threatening to break free, but Nest and Pick do a patch job to strengthen the tree's integrity ...
... his dedication, Ozaki is assassinated at night by a demon called Agat in the guise of a geisha, in an act of revenge for Ozaki stealing his sword ... that he find the sword and keep it from Agat until his skills are great enough to destroy the demon lord ... But when he confronts Agat, he has a dilemma since the sword has never killed an innocent, it is not powerful enough to destroy the demon ...
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