Taichi and Arata begin their match. Since he was studying Arata's card formation before, Taichi attacks aggressively. Then things becomes serious when Taichi asks if Arata told something to Chihaya.
In he Tokyo New Year tournament, Retro loses to Midori Tamaru, and Chihaya wins against Sudo.
Final results: Chihaya wins first place in Tokyo, Arata is the runner up in Omi Jingu, while Taichi places fourth.
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