Jobe takes his morning shower, discovering more black spots where the Drow regenerator cells are slowly taking over. Then he calls home, and gets into an argument with his father, Gizmatic. It turns out Gizmatic is in the hospital after a fight with the Red Hand of Death.
Jobe fights Counterpoint in Basic Martial Arts, and surprisingly wins. He's attacked by Sledge, Aries and Counterpoint in the showers, but manages to survive. He concocts a revenge attack, blinding Counterpoint, Sledge and Aries at lunch. He discovers that the attack has advanced his transformation into a Drow. A girl Drow. After a false lead to Jericho, he traces some thefts to Belphegor.