One day he was out hunting when he heard a familar voice, the voice of Yukina. He qucikly acted and drove off the humans that were harassing her and her friends. He re-introduced himself to Yukina and learned that not only had his friends were cruely murdered, three of their children had gone missing.
After rescuing a small Akita pup and finding out he had no name, they gave him the name 'Kyou', similar to Kyo's name. They find out of the Tora siblings and set out to gather them when they run into Alice being harassed by Genba. Quickly running him off, they find out that she had been seperated from her mate and children.