Soldier Adora finds a magic sword — and her identity as legendary hero She-Ra. She joins the Rebellion, but her best friend stays with the evil Horde.
Shadow Weaver appears in Bright Moon, refusing to speak to anyone but Adora. As Catra awaits punishment, Entrapta pushes Hordak on the portal project.
The squad finds the Crimson Waste isn't uninhabited after all. Adora decides to trust Waste leader Huntara, and Hordak tells Entrapta about Horde Prime.
Catra and Scorpia arrive in the Waste and have no trouble fitting in. Huntara and the squad enter Mara's ship to try to view her message.
Glimmer wants to make a raid on the Fright Zone, and her mother isn't willing to help.... but shadow Weaver is. Adora tries to talk to Entrapta.
Force captain Adora wakes up alongside her best friend Catra. She's convinced something's wrong, but only Scorpia seems to agree.