Episodes 22 -25 of the anime adventure series set in a world of magic, war and politics. As the series draws to a close, Guts has learned the lessons of the battlefield and embraced his own path. Griffith has tasted ultimate victory and ultimate defeat. Caska has cast away her dead dreams and found new ones. Now all of the pawns are in place and the great eclipse draws near. The terrible truth behind Griffith's destiny is revealed as the sun turns to sackcloth and the sky to blood.