The Taibai Empire tests the zhengtian's black fire cannon. Commander Meng Ji is satisfied by the results. Empress Cheng
rewards Zhao for his achievement. However, though she is the empress, Empress Cheng is distraught over forcing her beloved Zhao to fight against his childhood friends. While worrying alone, she encounters Lady Pang's daughter Juan.
Meanwhile, upon hearing about the black fire cannon, Mo Heng realizes the Taibai Empire must have built the zhengtian. The rebels discuss plans to handle the zhengtian. Yin resolves to fight in order to see Ning and Zhao again. ...more