Having narrowly managed to defeat Dio, Jonathan finds himself being nursed back to health by none other than Erina Pendalton. However at the same time Dio is quickly regaining strength and has employed Jack the Ripper.
Seven years from the events in the previous episode, a time when Jack the Ripper roamed the streets of London, Jonathan Joestar and Dio Brando attend university together studying archaeology and law respectfully. Despite appearing to have grown closer over the years Jonathan can’t consider them to be friends however.
The situation between Gintoki and Kintoki intensifies as the latter brands anyone who sides with the former to be an enemy alongside him, taking Tsukuyo, Kyuubei, and Sacchan’s pleas to trust them as his friends as such.
As Azuma talks with Mutta he remembers what Brian Jay had asked him while he was working on the ISS looking over the world, that question being whether he was prepared to die.
Faced with a possible threat to his illusion, Kintoki brutally crushes Tama only to have Gintoki show up before he can finish her off.
In 1868, Victorian England a vagrant Dario Brando comes upon an upturned carriage belonging to the nobleman George Joestar, who believing him to be his saviour feels indebted upon learning that while his wife had perished, his infant son still lives.
With Gintoki still in shock that Kintoki is a robot, Tama explains how Gengai’s plans to build an assistant had gradually evolved into creating the perfect leader for the Yorozuya while he was on vacation, the blonde straight-haired Kintoki being the end result.