Don't Toy With Me on a Whim
One of the Elite Four, Uzu Sanageyama, speaks directly with Satsuki and is given permission to face Ryuko in battle. Sanageyama's astonishing dynamic visual acuity allows him to anticipate his opponent's every move and get the drop on them.
A Loser I Can't Hate
Performance in clubs and the classroom have a direct impact on students' quality of life, so Ryuko founds the "Fight Club" and designates Mako as its president. As the club garners success, the Mankanshokus' living arrangements improve.
I'll Wipe My Own Tears
The Reprisal General Election, a school event in which all students have the right to attack any other student equally to vie to become top dog at the academy. The Elite Four part ways until the Sudden Death Runoff in seven days' time.
A Once in a Lifetime Chance
The King of the Hill Final Battle. Defeat the Elite Four, and Ryuko can battle Satsuki. Mikisugi suggests to Ryuko that she forfeit, but Ryuko won't budge when it commes to the chance to fight Satsuki.
I Want to Know More About You
The second of the Elite Four is Information and Strategy Committee Chair Houka Inumuta. Inumuta analyzes Ryuko and Senketsu's movements while engaging them in the bare minimum of combat.
I'm Not Your Cute Woman
In her fight against Jakuzure, Ryuko manages to gain the upper hand by transforming Senketsu into a flight mode. But Jakuzure mounts a comeback, calling it an "Encore." Rather than attacking Ryuko, she attacks Senketsu directly.
Crazy for You
Preparations are underway for the Tri-City Schools Raid Trip, a large-scale invasion of the last unsubjugated areas: Kobe, Kyoto, and Osaka. Satsuki heads to REVOCS where her mother Ragyo is waiting to make her final pre-mission report.
The Girl Can't Help It
Ryuko is thrown for a loop when her fight against Kiryuin is saddled with such grand themes as "humanity" and "alien life." Mikisugi informs Ryuko that Senketsu was created specifically for her for the purpose of opposing the Life Fibers.
Tell Me Why
Everyone is celebrating the conquest that was made possible by the Tri-City Schools Raid Trip. Satsuki announces that the Cultural & Sports Grand Festival will be held to honor the arrival of Ragyo Kiryuin, the academy's director.
Into the Night
Satsuki reveals that everything she has done was in ruse meant to conceal her betrayal from Ragyo, and that Honnouji Academy is a fighting force she built up in preparation for a war against both Ragyo and the Life Fibers.
Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head
Ryuko is shocked to find herself still alive, even though her heart has been ripped out of her chest. Ryuko's body has been impregnated with Life Fibers.