|The Last Hope|
|Season 1, Episode 24|
|Air date|| September 15, 2007 (original)|
November 28, 2009 (North America)
|Romaji||Saigo no Kibō|
Searching for the Spring Equinox
The Time of Celebration
The Last Hope (最後の希望, Saigo no Kibō) is the twenty-fourth episode of Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit.
Balsa, Tanda, and the hunters chase after Chagum, who is under the possession of the Water Spirit. Shuga and Torogai learn that the spirit will be born in another location and race to get there before dawn. When Balsa's group encounters two La Lunga, Tanda learns how to harm the creatures, allowing the group to kill one of the egg eaters.