The stranger enters the mall and sleeps. Lex wakes up in one of his bad moods, and takes out his frustrations on a punching bad and Ryan. Ryan is happy when he recieves a makeover from Zandra. Cloe discovers a screaming Brady with a note next to her explaining why Trudy has left without Brady. The mallrats are shocked at the news and soon discover Dal is also missing. The stranger, KC, wakes in the sewers and goes into the mall and starts taking things, before getting caught by Lex. Lex shows KC's antics to the other mallrats before and they decide to let him join the tribe. Salene organises a rota for Brady's care. Bray says thank you before Salene points out that she is doing all of this for Brady, not for him. As night draws in Trudy and Dal reach a tribe of Nomads, who welcome them with open arms. In the middle of the night, Tai-san appears in Lex's room much to his delight.