The group take refuge in the Principal Office, fending off Megabyte and Hexadecimal's onslaught on the city. A game cube inadvertently interrupts the attack. Enzo, unable to resist his Guardian protocol, enters the Evil Dead inspired game.
Matrix is ready to give up his search for Mainframe when it seems he's found it in the form of a game. When AndrAla and Matrix reboot, they take the form of Megabyte and Hexadecimal. The goal of the game: find number one.
While hunting for the Web creature that bit AndrAla, The Saucy Mare engages in a full-blown battle with a swarm of the monsters. Just when it looks as though all hope is lost for the crew, a new protector arrives.
In an attempt to save Mainframe from complete system shutdown, the sectors must be powered down. Glitch Bob enters the core to keep the Principal Office online. Tears begin opening all over the city, releasing saved Users from past games.
The remaining inhabitants of Mainframe have survived Megabyte's bane, but the system is destroyed and dying. As their final hope they must cause a full system crash to spur the User to perform a restart.