28 - "Wrath of the Wave Leader Gun"
Final Appearance: Episode
32 - "Amidst the Flames of Fate"
By the time Harulu arrived
back on Buff, the Ideon
was attracting attention from Emperor
Zuou himself. He dispatched a squadron led by the trusted Rukuku to
capture the machines for himself. She picked up Daram
along the way to find out more about the colonists, but her clear dislike
of the Ajiba family and the Ome Foundation meant they had a somewhat spiky
first attempt to capture the Ideon used the new Adigo
mecha, as well as the unique, specially-developed Barume
Baram craft. However, the Barume Baram was destroyed by the Ideon
Swords over the Moon. Shocked by the Ideon's power, Rukuku changed tack,
directly attacking Earth to draw the colonists out. She then nearly captured
the Ideon once more with a Freezer Skatch attack. However, once again
the robot found new reserves of power, using the Ideon Gun to escape.
Despite Daram's death shortly afterwards making her operation run more
smoothly, a further attempt using the new Abzonol
type also failed as the Ideon's power levels began to climb.
found a video addressed to Harulu. Playing it back, she found his plaintive
last words to his former lover amusing. However, she was overheard by
Kulara, an agent of Harulu. Rukuku engaged the Solo
Ship over Saturn, but the Adigos failed to contain the Ideon and her
Zan was soon threatened. With the battle turning against them,
Kulara took the opportunity
to kill Rukuku and avenge Daram for Harulu. Seconds later, the Garowa
Zan was destroyed by the Ideon Gun.
spirit later appeared alongside that of her assassin when the Earth was