Kaiki receives a mysterious note in his hotel room asking him to stop the job. He continues on despite the warning, meeting again with Nadeko and receiving an unexpected visitor at the shrine.
Kaiki meets with Senjougahara to update her on his tedious and expensive plan to deceive Nadeko. The situation takes an interesting turn when he runs into Ononoki, who has an intriguing message from Gaen.
Kaiki accepts Senjougahara’s request and begins gathering as much information on Nadeko as he can. Slipping back into town, he quickly finds himself confronting the goddess herself.
With barely two months left before graduation, Senjougahara is running out of time before Nadeko makes good on her promise. Out of desperation she turns to Kaiki, of all possible people, for help.
Gaen, who knows everything, explains what the Darkness really, REALLY is as well as it’s true target. With no other options remaining, Araragi is forced to say good bye to one of his close companions.
With the Darkness threatening the entire town, Araragi and the girls argue over which one he likes best and look for good cell phone reception.
Shinobu recalls the first time she tried to create a familiar as well as the origins of the entity Araragi and Mayoi encountered.