Kuroyukihime admits she loves Haru and uses Physical Full Burst to save him from an out-of-control car. As Kuroyukihime recovers in intensive care, Haru as Silver Crow confronts Takuma, who is Cyan Pile in Accel World. Jealous over Chiyuri's concerns for Haru, Takuma badly damages him. But after finding Kuroyukihime's sleeping avatar, Haru realizes he loves and wants to protect her, develops wings, and as the first flying Brain Burst avatar defeats and persuades Takuma to become an ally. Awaking Kuroyukihime reveals she's Black Lotus to the shocked Accel World spectators, then later at the hospital reveals her real name to Haru.