Prof. Daiba after his fellow researchers were killed by the Noo.
With planet Earth completely destroyed, the military backs off of Captain Harlock in order to assess what their next move should be. Chief Ilita meets with the prime minister, who has decided to try and cover up the events. He tells Ilita of a freak accident that occurred on a research vessel named the Fata Morgana where four scientists were killed but their corpses came back to life days later with a different conscious that referred to itself as Noo.
Tadashi is attacked by a being possesed by the Noo.
After the attack, Tadashi decides to join the Arcadia as a crew member and he travels to Harlock's ship. There he is greeted by Mimeh and Dr. Zero and told that Captain Harlock is in the ruins. He goes there seeking the captain but on the way he stumbles across a tomb and is attacked by a being possessed by the Noo. Harlock comes to his rescue and kills the creature.
The guardian of the tomb.
Upon its death, the guardian of the tomb comes out and tells Harlock and Tadashi about the history of the Noo and her race that was destroyed by the Noo. Harlock and Tadashi return to the Arcadia after hearing her tale. Both of them decide that the Noo must be stopped and the ship takes off for outer space.