Who knew these battles were just the first round? How many rounds are there, anyway?! With only three weeks to put together a five-person team for the second round, Ueki and best pal Ai are hard-pressed to choose fighters who not only compliment their strengths, but can be trusted. Fortunately, they've got a relaxing, uneventful period in which to consider their options, during which no completely unexpected incredibly significant development occurs...right? Right?!