"Written from BlackRose's perspective, this third volume is the next installment of the hit novel series Another birth, based on the .hack games!"--Cover back.
With her brother in a coma, Akira once again enters The World, where she works with Kite to unravel the mysteries of the Epitaph of Twilight and the cursed Wave. With the virus spreading and Mia acting strangely, they wonder if they should make a deal with Balmung. Should Akira tell Kite about her brother?