Since her Master cannot effectively provide her with Mana, she minimizes her activity to preserve her energy. She then reveals that Sakura is her sister. Shortly after, Rider makes another attempt to kill Shirou, as her order not to harm Shirou and her mission to protect Sakura are now in conflict and she has decided to prioritize Sakura. Ten years previously, a secret war over the possession of the Holy Grail raged between mages and the powerful servants they had summoned. She also finally understands that she is the shadow that has been terrorizing the city every night.
Read the rules for examples. Shinji later comes to the Emiya household and orders Sakura to come home. The caller is Shinji, who says he has taken Sakura hostage and demands that Shirou come to the school alone. She commands Rider to protect Shirou, and tells her that she may contract with a new Master if something bad were to happen to Sakura. As the story progresses, he falls in love with his friend Sakura and, after learning of her past, ultimately forsakes his ideals to protect her - despite the risk she poses to Fuyuki. True Assassin manages to defeat Lancer by blindsiding him while the spearman is occupied by the Shadow, gouging his heart out and devouring it in order to increase his own mental acuity. Zōken considers Shinji to be a disgrace of a sorcerer, believing Sakura may have more potential than her brother.
Wounded by Sakura's desperate counterattack, Rin hugs Sakura and collapses. Shirou finds her first and embraces her, then takes her back to his house. One day after cleaning the Archery Dojo in his school, he catches a glimpse of a fight between superhuman beings, and he gets involved in the Holy Grail War, a ritual where magi called Masters fight each other with their Servants to win the Holy Grail. At this point the story diverges, based on whether the player headed to the Normal or True ending. As a powerful brute, he is nearly unstoppable. At first, Illya appears to be an enemy to Shirō and Rin but later became very close to the former, forming a sibling-like bond with him. Shirou goes alone while Rider stays to guard Sakura, but Sakura later orders Rider to assist Shirou.
Santa Monica, California is a subsidiary of Aniplex Inc. He uses this same tag-team method to defeat Saber. This route is more focused on the Masters: Shirou, Rin, Sakura and Illya, and how they relate to the previous Holy Grail War and the true nature of the Grail itself. Rin and Sakura tend to keep an eye on each-other from afar, due to the fact they are actually sisters, but eventually Sakura's unstable state makes Rin consider killing her to protect Fuyuki. He's unprepared for the havoc that is to come.
He lives a normal life with Sakura and Rider while Rin is called to a trial in London over having opened and then closed the gateway. After snapping and killing Shinji, the Shadow corrupts and fuses with her. Saber fights the True Assassin, but is also ambushed by the mysterious shadow and is swallowed. Spoilers All spoilers must be tagged. Sakura endures an abusive relationship with her brother, even though she tries to hide it. That might have something to do with being the first in a trilogy, or it may have more to do with my continuing antipathy towards the characters. Before she can act further, Zouken appears and tells Shinji to run away, calling him a failure.
She becomes an antagonist for the second and third film, serving as the primary enforcer of the Shadow. After Berserker is defeated, he is ordered to abduct Illya but is injured and driven off by Archer. Shirou then stomps down on the bugs and tries to escape to the lake. They duel in close combat, and after digging deep into Archer's memories, Shirou manages to win with 's Triple-Linked Crane Wings. Shirou decides to shelter Sakura in his home. However, unknown to them, Zouken has resurrected, after using his worms to devour a woman, and forming a contract with the True Assassin. One day after cleaning the Archery Dojo in his school, he catches a glimpse of a fight between superhuman beings, and he gets involved in the Holy Grail War, a ritual where magi called Masters fight each other with their Servants to win the Holy Grail.
Presage Flower 2017 Emiya Shirou is a young magus who attends Homurahara Academy in Fuyuki City. A Sci-Fi Geek who loves shows like Dr. He is later killed once Caster uses Rule Breaker on herself. He later bonds with Illya and loses his left arm protecting her from the Shadow, resulting in the dying Archer transplanting his own arm to save him. He also meets , Sakura's grandfather, for the first time. Sakura Matou is the de facto winner of the 5th Holy Grail War in this route, as all other Masters were incapacitated, lost their servants or dead, and all the other Servants were defeated and dead, with exception of Rider.
She later moves into the Emiya household with Sakura and Shirō, acting as its guardian in place of Saber. He is later seen standing in front of Sakura, chatting to her. It was followed up by the Unlimited Blade Works movie, and both were decidedly mediocre. She is Shinji's servant, summoned to fight for him in the Fifth Holy Grail War. Rider reveals that he could not command her with that spellbook when he lacked Magic Circuits.
Lost Butterfly to see if it picks up any,. In the meantime, Rin has been fighting Sakura and her army of shadows using the Gem Sword of Zelretch. By February 19, 2019 it has sold over 1 million tickets and grossed over ¥1. He is later ousted as a false Master, as his spellbook is burned and Rider returns to her true Master; Sakura. She then flees the house after having Rider lie down in her bed and pretend to be her asleep, where Rin later discovers her. Its English dub premiered on June 5, 2018 and June 7, 2018 in the United States. It can be accessed after the first two routes, and , have been completed.
A intervenes, however, and the trial is swiftly ended. He is the master of True Assassin and later manipulates the Shadow to control Saber. In the forest, Shirou encounters Rin, but they are kept from engaging each other when they hear Berserker's roar. On the Normal route, the story ends with Shirou destroying Avenger with a projected Excalibur and dying. While on their way back home, Shirou encounters and his Servant attacking , a classmate, for her mana. Threatening to kill her master, she is told to use her Noble Phantasm, Rule Breaker, on herself.