When the struggling Rei tells Mr. Hayashida that he wants to help Hinata and her family, his former homeroom teacher advises him to do what he can, one thing at a time. Taking those words to heart, Rei goes on a smooth winning streak with his matches. On the other hand, Nikaidou has suddenly been hospitalized?!
Hinata has been coming up with new ideas for sweets one after another all throughout summer vacation, but struggles to focus on her studies and deciding which high schools to apply to. Rei decides to invite the three Kawamoto sisters to some nagashi somen fun at his school. When Hinata meets the members of Noguchi's Shogi Science Club and Hayashida, she begins considering Komahashi High, Rei's high school.
Reki suffers heavy injuries in his beef against ADAM. Now, Langa must go on a beef against ADAM. Reki doesn't want to feel what he has in the past and tells Langa to stop, but Langa's strong determination is unwavering. Reki and Langa seek out Cherry blossom and JOE to hear more stories about ADAM. There, a tactical meeting in order to win against ADAM is held. Will Langa be able to defeat ADAM's impregnable Love Hug?Watch Now:Amazon
Chairman Jinguuji focuses more on attracting customers to the commemorative match between Souya and Rei, though Shimada warns him that neither Souya nor Rei are comfortable being the center of attention. On the eve of their match in Morioka, Rei and Souya attend a reception in honor of it, even though Rei is extremely nervous about playing against the Meijin for the first time.
Three’s a crowd when Ko invites Akira to hang out with him and Nazuna late one evening.
Learning of Matsuoka's past from Yukimura, Tachibana decides she will try to change Matsuoka through her efforts at TGC. Their showdown against their old enemy, Team Hoshishiro, has begun.
Tachibana joins Matsuoka's survival game team, but one of the members, Yukimura Tohru, has mixed feelings about Tachibana.
Tachibana resolves to tell her teammates she is a girl, but she finds herself unable to tell them. For some reason they hold a grilling party in Yukimura's apartment, but...
Hotaru Tachibana is the righteous student council president. He has a poor impression of his new neighbor, Matsuoka Masamune.
Tachibana reserves the survival game field and challenges Matsuoka to a one-on-one. As Tachibana stubbornly faces Matsuoka again and again after countless losses, her determination begins to melt his heart...