Kaitlin starts having dreams about the power and invincibility of Grimlord's forces. The nightmares are so vivid she can't sleep and her work starts to suffer. Grimlord is using his "Dreammaster" robot to use her worst fears against her. Her condition deteriorates until she is forced to tell the boys that she feels she can no longer be an effective V.R. Trooper. She is taken to the lab, where they learn what Grimlord has been putting into her mind. The Dreammaster challenges Ryan and he goes off to fight him. Grimlord uses this opportunity to launch an attack to separate and conquer the Troopers. J.B. has to fight a mutant and then a full scale air and ground assault. Things go bad when the Troopers are in danger of being overwhelmed. At the last moment, Kaitlin overcomes her fears and charges in to the save the day.