Episode 23: Shadow of Intrigue
Bōryaku no Yochō 謀略の予兆
Opening theme: Itooshii Hito no Tame Ni
Ending theme: Tokimeki no Doukasen
A strange figure is shown reading the stars revealing the disaster that will befall the Suzaku Seven. In Konan, the entire palace prepared for the summoning of Suzaku. Meanwhile, Nakago has introduced a new member of the Seiryuu Seven and tells the rest that there is a spy among Miaka's group. Tamahome hands Miaka the ribbon he kept. Miaka stands in front of the fire as the ceremony begins.