After escaping the deadly time loop of the manor, Subaru can finally enjoy a brief respite. But after a visit from the king’s messenger, he returns with Emilia to the royal capital, where it all began. As he reunites with his friends, Subaru gears up to help Emilia become the next monarch, but Emilia herself stubbornly refuses his assistance. As the tension grows between the royal candidates, so does the friction in the pair’s relationship. Has Subaru’s devotion gone too far?
By Tappei Nagatsuki and Shinichirou Ootsuka