Pursuit on a Hot Night
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English Pursuit on a Hot Night
Kanji 逃亡の熱帯夜
Rōmaji Tōbō no Nettaiya
Release October 27, 2012
Running Time 23 Minutes
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Pursuit on a Hot Night (逃亡の熱帯夜 Tōbō no Nettaiya) is the fifth episode of the Shin Sekai Yori anime series. It first aired in Japan, on October 27, 2012.

Short Summary

The Balloon Dog explodes, killing Rijin and itself. Defenseless against the Monster Rats, the children flee, with Saki and her friend Satoru being separated from the others and captured by Monster Rats. After escaping confinement, the pair is rescued by Squealer, a Monster Rat from the "Robber Fly" colony who brings them before his queen and asks for their help against their rivals of the "Ground Spider" colony, who threaten to ravage the Robber Fly settlement. Saki and Satoru do not reveal to them that their powers are sealed, and flee by themselves when the invasion begins.

Detailed Summary

Important Events

  • Death of Rijin.

References & Citations

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