The officers who cornered Takeshi Hirokawa shoots him several times after the latter addresses his thoughts about humans, parasites and the environment. They find out that he is actually a human and not a parasite. Right then, Gotou appears and slaughters all the officers, including Yamagishi. Uragami, on the other hand, also kills his escort and flees.
Gotou escapes and meets Shinichi outside the building and vows that he will return to kill him soon. Shinichi feels threatened so he thinks of running away since he knows that he cannot defeat Gotou. However, Satomi Murano arrives and comforts him, and after confessing his love to her, he once again renews his resolve to fight and survive.