Continuing the story from issue 3. Leonardo has been casted out in shame never to return. Suddenly the man from the field appears in front of him pointing behind a rock. A ninja attacks blocked and countered by Leo. The attack is none other than his "daughter" was sworn by secrecey not to tell who hired her. Leo returning to the shoguns house confronts him and leo learns the back history on his "origins" that he is half kappan and the rat from the chinese zodiac and placed his fury into the swords. Making the wielder practically invincible. After a battle between Leo and the shogun ends Leo confronts the man from the begining of the villiage. Leo discovers that the man never existed he was his "ninja intuition" trying to advise him that he did not cut down innoscent men. It was a trap to poison his mind.