- the Exodus reaches the outskirts of the world beyond in a strangely short amount of time. A vast land of rolling hills and light forests stretch as far as the eye can see. The faintest hint of sea air rolls in from the south east, and the distant peaks of mighty mountains can be seen by the keenest eyes in the far west.
.- The Group of Heroes finally parts ways. Makoto makes the decision to stay behind in the Five Hills Valley to protect the people who remain, and uphold his oath to the faceless creatures in the mountain caverns.