In the final episode, no time is wasted on journeying to the site of the anomaly: Oasis and their allies are already there. Right off the bat, however, we did start in with cliches. A horde of monsters appears, which requires Aberdeen and Avril to stay at the entranceway to the Hooded Waterwheel tower to fight them off. As the adventuring group moves up the tower, another large group of monsters forces Nick and Garnet to stay behind and fight the rearguard action this time.
Convenient how the strongest physical fighters among them were the first to be separated.
When they actually get to the top of the tower, they meet Mizeh Altworth, who has inserted herself into the heart of the Artifact: speaking to the members of Oasis through telepathy, she tells them that she has tried to deal with the El imbalance by creating crystite monsters. This was necessary, since the alternative would be to allow the El to run rampant and eventually be completely dissipated. She warns them that to repair the Waterwheel is near impossible, and therefore he solution is the best one. While the rest look sad, Minette counters that this cannot be the right solution, since Altworth looks so sad.
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