Ichigo is informed by Hachi that Squad 13 is about to be transferred from Mistilteinn to a special facility where the rest of the Parasites are stationed. Upon returning, she pays a visit to Ikuno who is recovering from a fever and Ikuno then confesses her love for Ichigo. Before their depart, Hiro and the others hold a wedding celebration for Mitsuru and Kokoro but during the ceremony, the Nines invade Mistilteinn with a team of soldiers and take both into custody. In a flashback, Nana is shown emotionally distraught at the death of her partner in a Franxx. Weeks later, at the Birds Nest camp for children, Mitsuru and Kokoro are reunited with Squad 13, but the others are shocked to see that they have no recollection of each other. Both Zero Two and Hiro realize that Mitsuru and Kokoro have had their memories erased, similar to what happened to Zero Two and Hiro in the past.