The fourth volume of the Re:Zero Kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu series. It is the beginning of The Return to The Capital City Arc.
After escaping the deadly time loop of the manor, Subaru can finally enjoy a brief respite. But after a visit from the king's messenger, he returns with Emilia to the royal capital, where it all began. As he reunites with his friends, Subaru gears up to help Emilia become the next monarch, but Emilia herself stubbornly refuses his assistance...
- Prologue: The Fool's Pride
- Chapter 1: Return to the Royal Capital
- Chapter 2: Divine Protections and Reunions and Promises
- Chapter 3: On the Very Worst of Terms
- Chapter 4: The Candidates, and their Knights
- Chapter 5: Self Proclaimed Knight, Natsuki Subaru
- Epilogue: Knightly Expectations