The Night of Betrayal is the third chapter of the Goshibito webseries. It was released between 12th October 2016[1] and 26th October 2016[2]. Taka details what happened five years ago.

Cover Page Edit

The five Goshibito (with their faces shadowed) in front of a midnight sky.

Short Synopis Edit

The group after returning to the palace tries to prevent Usagi and his men from taking over Azuma's throne.

Long Synopis Edit

Taka starts his description of the night of the betrayal. He and the rest of the Goshibito, while returning from a mission, walks in the middle of a fight between the Palace Swords and the Red Royal Swordsmen[3]. After learning what is actually happenening the group rushed to save the Emperor and his daughter[4].


Usagi attacks Nashi.

While Shirotora and an another Goshibito went for Nashi, Taka went with another for Kuma[4]. In the throne room Taka found Nashi and saved her from Usagi's goon[5]. When Taka with Nashi was heading to Shirotora they encountered Usagi. 'The Thief' tried to attack Usagi but he dodged the attack and reappeard behind Nashi, attacking her with a powerful slash[6], which lefts her unconcious. An energy streak, from the attack hits Taka, who losses an eye in the progress[7].

Nashi interupts Taka's tale to ensure herself that Usagi left her an huge scar on her back[8]. She also asks him did Usagi also killed her father to acknowledge that her father is alive[2].


Usagi's flashback introduction.

Characters Edit

In appearing order:

Chapter Notes Edit

  • The chapter reveals the wound behind Taka's lack of an eye and the scar.
  • This chapters stats that Emperor Tengoku Kuma is actually alive.
  • Usagi makes his first appearance in the series although only in the flashback.
  • Names of the rest of Goshibito are revealed (namely - Allman, Daikon and Shouga).
    • Also, the chapter as well as the cover, reveals their clothing style.

References Edit

  2. 2.0 2.1
  4. 4.0 4.1
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