Yet another Number two is retiring to make way for a successor,who will receive the hand-over at a ceremony. Number Six hears that a bomb made by the Watch-maker is to be detonated at the ceremony, killing the retiring Number two and, with the Watch-maker's daughter, goes to warn him. However it turns out that the intended victim is somebody else altogether and their death could spell calamity for the whole village. Number Six must stop this plan. Written by
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Did You Know?
The martial art of "kosho" was devised for this and another episode. There is in fact a real martial art called "Kosho Shorei Ryu Kempo". See more
In the scene in which Number Six visits Number Two to warn him of the assassination plot, Number Two's line "...it's the little watchmaker that concerns you", is dubbed over the original dialogue, and Number 2's lips can be seen moving at one point when there is no audio. See more