Episodes 1-4 of the anime adventure series. In a country ravaged by war,the aftermath can be even more devastating. Yet for some of noble birth,the spoils can be sweet. But the corruption of a post-war time can leave the masses with a bitter taste in their mouths. After the Great War,Lt. Alice Malvin takes command of the Imperial Army's Intelligence Section Three - code name: 'Pumpkin Scissors'. Under her leadership,she sharpens them into an instrument of justice to expose the corrupt,power-mad nobility who prey on the weak. Episodes comprise: 'Invisible No. 9','War Relief Unit','For That Is a Precious Thing' and 'The Cracking Portrait'.