LOTM: Sword of KingsHe is set to appear as one of the main antagonists in the final Sword of Kings Storyline saga. He is the main friend of Sir Isaac Ray Peram Westcott that helped him in many parts of his plans and is the lead scientist from the Deus.Ex.Machina Industries Empire. He will face all Digimon Heroes as the main enemy.
LOTM: Dynasty Warriors
According to humanity's legacy story, he was the CEO friend of Kuroto Dan and the original founder of Genm Corp. that it was established in 1992. His death was mentioned in the 38th episode of Digimon Data Squad by one of the members of GENM Corp., including Parad. When Belphemon was destroyed, Kurata reverted back to his human form, and was helplessly floating in the air where he did one last thing. He opened up the gate to the Digital World, but it caused the real world to be in danger. Shocked at this, Kurata struggles and screams for help, but is pulled into the gap between the two worlds and is vaporized in a white light. It was his own hatred that led to his demise, and with that, Kurata is gone for good.
Chronicles of Great New Empire
Akihiro Kurata has been mentioned countless times only by Captain Harlock. He tried to conquer the multiverse, he met his demise against the hands of unknown heroes.
- Kurata's death has been mentioned countless times only in the crossover stories by any villain.