Heartwarming / The Hidden Fortress

  • At the end, Tahei and Matashichi are rewarded with one gold piece between them. Tahei, carrying it, offers the piece to Matashichi to hold onto, but Matashichi refuses and lets Tahei keep it.
  • The peasants' re-union after the break out of prison, establishing that despite their constant bickering and competition, they truly do care for each other.
  • The Princess assuring Rokurota and the bought Slave Girl that their efforts weren't in vain, affirming that just being part of the Festival was wonderful enough to get out of life.
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