In the midst of Nanashi's travels he found himself in the Frostbite Falls walking across a snowy mountainside. His clothes were much more warming than usual having purchased winter gear earlier. On his back was the cursed blade he had acquired from the Green Knight that haunted him constantly for blood, for sustenance. Something told the wanderer that someone would be coming soon. Someone who could help fuel the blade's hunger.
Soul Edge: Taking on the Form of Shikyo