A strange man calling himself Rakemio Takushama calls at the Tendo Dojo one day. He's here to see Nodoka. Apparently he studied at her fathers Dojo when he was younger, and they were good friends. Later, Shiva comes to challenge Genma. And later still, a surprise revelation concerning Ranmas past results in him finding a lot more out about 'Rakemio' and his life in Gotham City...