Apprivoise! The sky cracked, showing an imagery of colors and glitter, and revealed Taubarn in all its English gentleman demeanor. Strelitzia looked in awe as it had never been in the presence of such magnificence. That is when Zero Two and Takuto first met, and the battle immediately turned in a different direction. A direction no one expected.
Despite the preconceptions and prejudices against it, darkness is a necessary force. Darkness maintains and keeps the balance of the world. Darkness is a check and balance that in itself needs to be checked. In the wrong hands, darkness corrupts. And once corruption caused by darkness descends... there's no turning back.
The world is like a musical score. It has notes, beats, and counts that when combined, produces harmonic convergence. But whenever there is dissonance, or something interrupting its rhythm, it will awaken. An overlord with angelic wings whose purpose is to... "tune the world."
"Tatsuya, I finally understand why you're so obsessed with them. Takeshi Iori's son, Sei Iori. And Reiji, a boy with control skills equal to yours. If you're a man, you would want to fight with them. If you're a fighter"
Rockman X: "Are your battles always like this?"
Iron Man: "Yep, but I'll put this just at level two."
Rockman X: "Two out of what?"
Iron Man: "Two of-- hey look, to your left!"
And that skirmish lasted for three more hours.