RYAN’s fate is decided, leading TAI SAN to step up her own plan for THE GUARDIAN. NED and his family find themselves in over their heads, and the rebels continue their search for the Chosen’s fuel dump.
LEX is determined to return to the mall despite the advice of the rest of the rebel leaders. A frustrated KC resorts to what he does best in order to get information, and the power struggle between TRUDY and THE GUARDIAN reaches a head.
The captured Mallrats start distributing their resistance leaflets but are unprepared for the consequences. EBONY asks PRIDE to speak to BRAY in order to clear the bad feeling in the rebel camp, while TRUDY finds out about TAI SAN’s visits to THE GUARDIAN and takes drastic action.
PATSY goes undercover with the Chosen and AMBER comes up with a plan to fight back, but it requires EBONY’s co-operation. Meanwhile, THE GUARDIAN and MAY hatch a plan of their own – will the rebels fall into their trap?
Blame is thrown around on all sides after the raid on the mall as everyone rushes to plan their next move. Attempts are made to heal the divisions within the Mallrats, and MAY unwittingly catches the attention of THE GUARDIAN.
Arriving in the city, BRAY, DAL and the Gaians make plans to free the Mallrats, while EBONY and LEX make their own, more drastic, plans. In the mall, classes begin for the new Chosen initiates, and ALICE and ELLIE consider a new approach to their resistance.
EBONY’s lies are exposed as the Gaians make their decision about fighting the Chosen. Meanwhile ALICE struggles to keep the Mallrats together when TRUDY offers them a deal, and TAI SAN receives a summons.