|「策略」 - Checkmate|
|Series name||Saiyuki Reload Gunlock|
|Written by||Nobuaki Yamaguchi & Tetsuya Endou|
|Directed by|| Akira Shimizu|
Animation Supervisors: Sawako Yamamoto, Sayuri Sugitou & Noriko Ootake
|Story board by||Chiaki Kon|
"Hazel, human or monster matters not when a soul is in trouble. In God's eyes, we are all equal." - Hazel's master
Strategy is the 22nd episode of Saiyuki Reload Gunlock.
The illusion-user youkai, Zakuro traps Sanzo once again. Sanzo's at the mercy of the illusory world he's trapped in. Appearing before him, saying that he's joined with Zakuro is Hazel. Hazel smiles eerily. What is Hazel thinking?