The False Power of Words
Air date November 13, 2008
Kanji 偽言魂
Romanji Nisegotodama
Episode 7
Season 1
Episode guide
At the End of the Dangerous Run

The False Power of Words (Nisegotodama 偽言魂) is the seventh episode of season one of the Shikabane Hime anime adaptation. It premiered on November 13, 2008.


Ouri encounters an ex-classmate named Mitsuyoshi, who had earlier dropped out of school and somehow later turned into a Shikabane with telekinetic abilities. A new Shikabane Hime team is revealed: brawler Minai Ruo and her cold, cruel handler Shuji Isaki. Despite Makina and Minai's intervention in trying to kill him, Mitsuyoshi's abilities and his fighting strength resist their efforts to subdue him.