In the heart of Manjidani, the Kouga express their concerns about Gennosuke being in Tsubagakure while Danjo is still in Sunpu. Though news of the new peace treaty has reached them, they still question the intentions of the Iga. Their suspicions are quickly validated when five Iga Ninjas appear from the North. The battle cry is heard and blood is spilled as a brutal clash erupts between the Kouga and Iga! Has the surprise attack turned into a suicide mission or can the five Igas manage to escape Manjidani with their lives?