The battle between Kiyo & Zatch and Apollo & Rops continues. Zatch repels back with Rashield rocks that Rops hurls.
However, Apollo nimbly dodges as if having known of the spell. It seems that Apollo possesses a special kind of intuition. Kiyo chants the fourth spell, Bao Zakeruga. But he is unable to get it to activate, like in the battle with Kikuropu. Rops throws a boulder that approaches the flustered Kiyo! Zatch blocks it in the nick of time with a flesh and blood tackle. Zatch scolds Kiyo who is acting as if he fears the enemy. "What's wrong!? This isn't like you! Weren't you going to make me into a kindhearted king!?" Kiyo gets his self-confidence back by those words and beginsa counterattack with a fierce zeal. Kiyo and Zatch baffle Apollo and Rops with a spirited combination. They succeed in inflicting damage on Rops with a Zaker surprise attack. ...more