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[[WMG:Seasons 4 or 5 will start to deal with the matter of weapons and gun violence]]

Subtle bits of weapon violence have been peppered in throughout the series -- perhaps the first balant instance being the school fight at the end of Season 2 where Tory uses her spiked bracelet as a knuckle-duster. Season 3 further flirts with this idea with Daniel and Sam training with the bo staff, which Sam later uses to disarm Tory of the nunchucks she seized from the wall of Sam's home dojo. In the penultimate duel between Johnny and Kreese at the Cobra Kai dojo, Johnny takes a sai from the WallOfWeapons and was ready to end Kreese with it (and Kreese would later try the same with Johnny) before backing down when he realized he would be murdering Kreese in front of Robby.

With the stakes only raising higher and Kreese immersing himself more and more in his soldier and "kill-or-be-killed" mentality, it's only a matter of time before he legitimately starts to consider more extreme measures to ensure that him and his Cobra Kai are the victors in this "war". After all, war should be won ''at all cost'' and as a former soldier Kreese would obviously be experienced in the use of firearms.

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[[WMG:Will Johnny and Daniel's alliance last?]]
So at the end of season 3, Johnny and Daniel have finally put aside their differences and agreed to train their students together for the next All-Valley Tournament. But it's hard to imagine they'll make it all the way to May without at least one blow-up.

There will probably be a big falling out for at least part of the season, maybe a two to three episode arc in the first half, possibly over something as mundane as their different approaches to teaching students. After which, the show will lean heavily on Miguel and Sam to bring the senseis back together. That relationship was the glue to bring the kids together, so it will be the driving force behind bringing Johnny and Daniel back together. Johnny and Daniel's rivalry already split Miguel and Sam up once, so they will probably see it as their responsibility to bring the senseis back together by leveraging their own relationship.

Any split will be very temporary, because at this point, the stakes are too high for Johnny to split from Daniel. They need to bring down Kreese and need to stick together to have the best chance. Kreese did try to kill Johnny again, and he was prepared to finish Daniel off with that shard of glass before Daniel neutralized him. And things have changed between Johnny and Robby as of the season 3 finale now that Robby's sided ith Kreese, so it's just as possible that Johnny's thinking about Robby's words in the season 2 finale about how he and Daniel could learn a lot from each other.

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[[WMG: Season 4 will give Tory more Characterization]]
Right now Tory is nothing more than Samanthaís violent and spiteful rival. Season 4 will explore her as a character and reveal that she has HiddenDepths, like being extremely intelligent and creative.


Robby and Tory have been shown to have so much common ground with their troubled upbringings, and their hatred for Sam and Miguel, and they're semi-flirting during the zoo theft. Plus there's a Doylist factor in hand, which is the show's tendency to put the male and female leads of a dojo in romantic relationships with each other. In season 2, this was the case for Tory and Miguel in Cobra Kai, and Sam and Robby in Miyagi-Do. Since the star couple of [[StarCrossedLovers Sam and Miguel]] are back together, they'll be the romantic pairing within Miyagi-Fang while Robby and Tory fill that role for Cobra Kai.

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Robby and Tory have been shown to have so much common ground with their troubled upbringings, and their hatred for Sam and Miguel, and they're semi-flirting during the zoo theft. Plus there's a Doylist factor in hand, which is the show's tendency to put the male and female leads of a dojo in romantic relationships with each other. In season 2, this was the case for Tory and Miguel in Cobra Kai, and Sam and Robby in Miyagi-Do. Since the star couple of [[StarCrossedLovers Sam and Miguel]] are back together, they'll be the romantic pairing within Miyagi-Fang while Robby and Tory fill that role for Cobra Kai. The simplest thing for Kreese to do would be to compel Tory to seduce Robby.

[[WMG:Seasons 4-6 will see a shift in focus from Johnny-Miguel to Johnny-Robby and Daniel-Miguel]]

Over the first three seasons, we've seen Johnny and Miguel's journey together, and their amazing bond as they lifted each other up, Johnny helping Miguel stand up to bullies, and Miguel helping Johnny become a better person by giving him a sense of purpose. While this was going on, his son Robby was forming a similar bond with Daniel. Daniel gave Robby the family he never had, and Robby responded with a grateful heart and showed his natural abilities as a fighter. With the way season 3 ended, with Miguel now back together with Samantha, and Robby now being groomed by Kreese to be Cobra Kai's top student, there will be a shift in focus to Miguel & Daniel, and Robby & Johnny.

Miguel and Johnny's relationship is the heart of this show and it jumpstarted everything. However, the show is about Johnny Lawrence's redemption, and the most important (and final) piece of his redemption remains his son, Robby. Season 4 and onwards, thus, for Johnny, will focus on him repairing his relationship with Robby. He has failed in every way so far and appears to put Miguel ahead of his own son. But Miguel was also the key to Johnny finding his way to Robby. Before meeting Miguel, Johnny didn't believe in himself as a person, let alone a father. Thanks to Miguel (and Carmen and Ali), Johnny has gotten closure on the past and can work towards the life that he wants. That includes making up to Robby for their lost past and building a father/son relationship.

It's also strange that Daniel and Miguel (the Original Karate Kid and the New Karate Kid) didn't have their first meaningful interaction until the end of Season 3. They are so similar, and they are just discovering this themselves. Not only that, but Miguel is going to be a more prominent fixture in the [=LaRussos'=] life for the forseeable future, as he's dating Daniel's daughter, and Samantha has made clear to her dad that she considers the relationship one she's willing to fight him to keep. So that means that Daniel will be training Miguel and teaching him the ways of Miyagi-Do karate. As Samantha said, "Miyagi taught karate the right way, focusing on defense," and defense-based karate is something Miguel ought to use to offset the physical setbacks from his injuries, and also teach him to be a smarter fighter (while in turn, Johnny teaches Samantha to be a smarter fighter through training her in more offense-based karate). Miguel's story in season 4 will involve him working to regain his abilities as a fighter after his injury, and Daniel will be the one who helps him get there. It will be poetic seeing the Original Karate Kid training the New Karate Kid, and their time together will lead to a moment where Daniel realizes how he had once disapproved of this wonderful kid who he now sees himself in.


Admittedly this theory does unravel a bit. THe first is the mall fight, but then again that seems like an easy fix. Just switch out the Cobra Kai characters who were involved (switch out Hawk with Tory, Demetri with Sam, and there's a little bit more tension and buildup to their fight at school) or replace it with something completely different. It doesn't take much to provoke Cobra Kai, so the trashing of Miyagi-Do could have still easily happened even if the mall fight never did. There's also the fact that in season 3, Demetri getting injured by Hawk was key in helping Miguel realize that the new Cobra Kai was bad and, overall, Demetri is the "friend" who always helps Miguel see the "Miyagi-Do" side of things. He is low-key instrumental in helping to steer things towards the "good" side. Anthony, with his age, likely wouldn't have that kind of insight or influence.

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Admittedly this theory does unravel a bit. THe The first is the mall fight, but then again that seems like an easy fix. Just switch out the Cobra Kai characters who were involved (switch out Hawk with Tory, Demetri with Sam, and there's a little bit more tension and buildup to their fight at school) or replace it with something completely different. It doesn't take much to provoke Cobra Kai, so the trashing of Miyagi-Do could have still easily happened even if the mall fight never did. There's also the fact that in season 3, Demetri getting injured by Hawk was key in helping Miguel realize that the new Cobra Kai was bad and, overall, Demetri is the "friend" who always helps Miguel see the "Miyagi-Do" side of things. He is low-key instrumental in helping to steer things towards the "good" side. Anthony, with his age, likely wouldn't have that kind of insight or influence.



In ''The Karate Kid Part III'', Terry Silver was John Kreeseís war buddy and the main antagonist. Silver played a sick mind game on Daniel for Kreese, where he pretended to take Daniel under his wing but it was truly a set up from the veteran. He was able to turn Daniel against Mr. Miyagi temporarily and also tricked him into entering the tournament in order to embarrass him in public with his hired student, Mike Barnes.

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In ''The Karate Kid Part III'', Terry Silver was John Kreeseís war buddy and the main antagonist. Silver played a sick mind game on Daniel for Kreese, where he pretended to take Daniel under his wing but it was truly a set up from the veteran.up. He was able to turn Daniel against Mr. Miyagi temporarily and also tricked him into entering the tournament in order to embarrass him in public with his hired student, Mike Barnes.



There is a chance Silver could purchase a car for Robby a car... from [=LaRusso=] Auto. Purchasing a vehicle for Danielís former pupil and reintroducing himself to the kid he tormented long ago would be a classic Terry Silver move. This scene would undoubtedly cause tension between the three and create a unique scene that could even leave the [=LaRussos=] speechless. The Miyagi-Do sensei would be in no position to refuse given Daniel likely doesn't want to give Robby yet another reason to resent him by refusing him a chance at a nice car, seeing as Robby didnít have much of anything growing up. Thereís also potential for other characters to be at the dealership when this interaction could go down, whether it be Samantha (since Daniel helped her through her fear of Tory by bringing up his own fears from the match with Mike Barnes), Amanda (as his wife), or Johnny (since season 1 made it a point that Johnny didn't know who Silver or Barnes were when he went in to contest the ban on Cobra Kai entering students into the All Valley tournament).

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There is a chance Silver could purchase a car for gift Robby with a car... vehicle...from [=LaRusso=] Auto. Purchasing a vehicle for Danielís former pupil and reintroducing himself to the kid he tormented long ago would be a classic Terry Silver move. This scene would undoubtedly cause tension between the three and create a unique scene that could even leave the [=LaRussos=] speechless. The Miyagi-Do sensei would be in no position to refuse given Daniel likely doesn't want to give Robby yet another reason to resent him by refusing him a chance at a nice car, seeing as Robby didnít have much of anything growing up. Thereís also potential for other characters to be at the dealership when this interaction could go down, whether it be Samantha (since Daniel helped her through her fear of Tory by bringing up his own fears from the match with Mike Barnes), Amanda (as his wife), or Johnny (since season 1 made it a point that Johnny didn't know who Silver or Barnes were when he went in to contest the ban on Cobra Kai entering students into the All Valley tournament).


** Well I think we should just wait and see. You must remember that the writers are always in for a surprise. I also want to remind people here that hostility between Tory and Samantha is actually the result of negative first impressions, and jealousy. There is also the fact that Tory thinks that Sam is a privileged RichBitch who doesnít realize that some people live a hard life. The irony is that while Samantha did grew up in a wealthy family she definitely does know that some people have it harsher than other people. Especially since her father grew up in similar circumstances to Tory.

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** Well I think we should just wait and see. You must remember that the writers are always in for a surprise. I also want to remind people here that The hostility between Tory and Samantha is actually was largely the result product of negative first impressions, impressions and jealousy. There is also the fact that Tory thinks that Sam is a privileged RichBitch who doesnít realize that some people live a hard life. The irony is that while Samantha did grew grow up in a wealthy family family, she definitely does know that some people who have had it harsher than other people. Especially since people, including Robby (absentee or neglectful parents), Miguel (father not in the picture), and her father own dad (who grew up in similar circumstances to Tory.Tory).



Something else to back up the possibility that Demetri's story was at least partially what was intended for Anthony maybe relates to how Demetri's relationship with Sam evolves. He and Sam form a real sibling bond of sorts over the course of Seasons 2 and 3. She is real protective of Demetri, as if she was his older sister. Perhaps that's because Anthony was originally supposed to join and have that sibling bond with Sam, but maybe due to factors like the age difference between the actors (Mary Mouser is at least ten years older than Griffin Santopietro, who plays Anthony; while Gianni [=DeCenzo=] is only three or four years younger than Mouser).[[note]]And while it's not very relevant, it's worth noting that the only two people that Mary Mouser did chemistry reads with in her audition were Ralph Macchio and Xolo Mariduena, which says that Samantha's relationships with her dad and her romance with Miguel were the only real major relationships for her that they wanted to make sure Mouser had chemistry with. The others seem to be bonus hit or miss.[[/note]]

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Something else to back up the possibility that Demetri's story was may have at least partially been what was intended for Anthony maybe relates to how Demetri's relationship with Sam evolves. He and Sam form a real sibling bond of sorts over the course of Seasons 2 and 3. She is real protective of Demetri, as if she was his older sister. Perhaps that's because Anthony was originally supposed to join and have that sibling bond with Sam, but maybe due to factors like the age difference between the actors (Mary Mouser is at least ten years older than Griffin Santopietro, who plays Anthony; while Gianni [=DeCenzo=] is only three or four years younger than Mouser).[[note]]And while it's not very relevant, it's worth noting that the only two people that Mary Mouser did chemistry reads with in her audition were Ralph Macchio and Xolo Mariduena, which says that Samantha's relationships with her dad and her romance with Miguel were the only real major relationships for her that they wanted to make sure Mouser had chemistry with. The others seem to be bonus hit or miss.[[/note]]


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[[WMG:Robby and Tory [[PairTheSpares will get together]] in season 4]]

Robby and Tory have been shown to have so much common ground with their troubled upbringings, and their hatred for Sam and Miguel, and they're semi-flirting during the zoo theft. Plus there's a Doylist factor in hand, which is the show's tendency to put the male and female leads of a dojo in romantic relationships with each other. In season 2, this was the case for Tory and Miguel in Cobra Kai, and Sam and Robby in Miyagi-Do. Since the star couple of [[StarCrossedLovers Sam and Miguel]] are back together, they'll be the romantic pairing within Miyagi-Fang while Robby and Tory fill that role for Cobra Kai.



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** Well I think we should just wait and see. You must remember that the writers are always in for a surprise. I also want to remind people here that hostility between Tory and Samantha is actually the result of negative first impressions, and jealousy. There is also the fact that Tory thinks that Sam is a privileged RichBitch who doesnít realize that some people live a hard life. The irony is that while Samantha did grew up in a wealthy family she definitely does know that some people have it harsher than other people. Especially since her father grew up in similar circumstances to Tory.


Admittedly this theory does unravel a bit when it comes to the mall fight, but then again that seems like an easy fix. Just switch out the Cobra Kai characters who were involved (switch out Hawk with Tory, Demetri with Sam, and there's a little bit more tension and buildup to their fight at school) or replace it with something completely different. It doesn't take much to provoke Cobra Kai, so the trashing of Miyagi-Do could have still easily happened even if the mall fight never did.



The only thing that gets in the way of this theory is the fact that in season 3, Demetri getting injured by Hawk was key in helping Miguel realize that the new Cobra Kai was bad and, overall, Demetri is the "friend" who always helps Miguel see the "Miyagi-Do" side of things. He is low-key instrumental in helping to steer things towards the "good" side. Anthony, with his age, likely wouldn't have that kind of insight or influence.

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The only thing that gets in the way of Admittedly this theory does unravel a bit. THe first is the mall fight, but then again that seems like an easy fix. Just switch out the Cobra Kai characters who were involved (switch out Hawk with Tory, Demetri with Sam, and there's a little bit more tension and buildup to their fight at school) or replace it with something completely different. It doesn't take much to provoke Cobra Kai, so the trashing of Miyagi-Do could have still easily happened even if the mall fight never did. There's also the fact that in season 3, Demetri getting injured by Hawk was key in helping Miguel realize that the new Cobra Kai was bad and, overall, Demetri is the "friend" who always helps Miguel see the "Miyagi-Do" side of things. He is low-key instrumental in helping to steer things towards the "good" side. Anthony, with his age, likely wouldn't have that kind of insight or influence.



I believe there is a chance Silver could purchase a car for Robby a car... from [=LaRusso=] Auto. Purchasing a vehicle for Danielís former pupil and reintroducing himself to the kid he tormented long ago would be a classic Terry Silver move. This scene would undoubtedly cause tension between the three and create a unique scene that could even leave the [=LaRussos=] speechless. The Miyagi-Do sensei would be in no position to refuse given Daniel likely doesn't want to give Robby yet another reason to resent him by refusing him a chance at a nice car, seeing as Robby didnít have much of anything growing up. Thereís also potential for other characters to be at the dealership when this interaction could go down, whether it be Samantha (since Daniel helped her through her fear of Tory by bringing up his own fears from the match with Mike Barnes), Amanda (as his wife), or Johnny (since season 1 made it a point that Johnny didn't know who Silver or Barnes were when he went in to contest the ban on Cobra Kai entering students into the All Valley tournament).

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I believe there There is a chance Silver could purchase a car for Robby a car... from [=LaRusso=] Auto. Purchasing a vehicle for Danielís former pupil and reintroducing himself to the kid he tormented long ago would be a classic Terry Silver move. This scene would undoubtedly cause tension between the three and create a unique scene that could even leave the [=LaRussos=] speechless. The Miyagi-Do sensei would be in no position to refuse given Daniel likely doesn't want to give Robby yet another reason to resent him by refusing him a chance at a nice car, seeing as Robby didnít have much of anything growing up. Thereís also potential for other characters to be at the dealership when this interaction could go down, whether it be Samantha (since Daniel helped her through her fear of Tory by bringing up his own fears from the match with Mike Barnes), Amanda (as his wife), or Johnny (since season 1 made it a point that Johnny didn't know who Silver or Barnes were when he went in to contest the ban on Cobra Kai entering students into the All Valley tournament).



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[[WMG:Miguel will get his first car of his own in season 4]]
Miguel is 17 now, and as far as we know he doesn't have a car. Now in Season 4, he's obviously going to be spending 90% of his time probably with either Samantha and/or Johnny, who both have cars (Samantha has a BMW sedan, and Johnny has the stolen Dodge Grand Caravan). And while neither of them would mind driving Miguel, it would still be nice if he got his own ca,r that way his girlfriend nor his sensei have to also be his chauffeur.

So there's probably 3 options for how Miguel gets his first set of wheels.

​1. Johnny and Daniel locate the Dodge Chargers that Johnny got back in Season 1 that he wrapped. The Cobra Charger is a pretty standoutish car so it shouldn't be difficult to locate. Last we saw it, Johnny threw the keys in the window and walked away from it after the clusterfuck that happened at the end of Season 2. Obviously if this happened, they would need to remove the wrap or paint it or whatever.


2. Miguel buys a car himself from the [=LaRusso=] dealership. The only problem with this one is that as far as we can tell, Miguel doesn't have a job and so no idea where he would even get the money for it. Daniel could offer him the family discount though (assuming Samantha and Miguel stay together), but they'd still have to explain where Miguel gets the money to buy the used car from.

​3. Daniel just gives Miguel a car. Daniel doesn't seem to care anymore that Johnny is still driving around the minivan from the trade in lot, so he technically could give Miguel a used ride from the trade-in lot. But since it would make more sense for Miguel to earn his wheels, it should tie in with Daniel somehow learning about how Miguel protected Sam from Kyler's gang back in season 1 (maybe Demetri mentions it to Daniel or something). Daniel sees that Miguel is a really good kid and as a way to thank him for taking care of his daughter he gifts him a new car.

[[WMG:Silver's way of making his reentrance]]

In ''The Karate Kid Part III'', Terry Silver was John Kreeseís war buddy and the main antagonist. Silver played a sick mind game on Daniel for Kreese, where he pretended to take Daniel under his wing but it was truly a set up from the veteran. He was able to turn Daniel against Mr. Miyagi temporarily and also tricked him into entering the tournament in order to embarrass him in public with his hired student, Mike Barnes.

​There are many theories on how he will come into the picture and how heíll fit into the main driving story and arc of season 4. One is that Silver will be a mentor and a teacher alongside Kreese while offering his wealth, reputation and pull in the public to recruit new students to Cobra Kai and create even more opportunities for the entirety of Cobra Kai. With their star student Robby Keene traveling around town on a skateboard, the wealthy businessman will see an opportunity to kill two birds with one stone.

I believe there is a chance Silver could purchase a car for Robby a car... from [=LaRusso=] Auto. Purchasing a vehicle for Danielís former pupil and reintroducing himself to the kid he tormented long ago would be a classic Terry Silver move. This scene would undoubtedly cause tension between the three and create a unique scene that could even leave the [=LaRussos=] speechless. The Miyagi-Do sensei would be in no position to refuse given Daniel likely doesn't want to give Robby yet another reason to resent him by refusing him a chance at a nice car, seeing as Robby didnít have much of anything growing up. Thereís also potential for other characters to be at the dealership when this interaction could go down, whether it be Samantha (since Daniel helped her through her fear of Tory by bringing up his own fears from the match with Mike Barnes), Amanda (as his wife), or Johnny (since season 1 made it a point that Johnny didn't know who Silver or Barnes were when he went in to contest the ban on Cobra Kai entering students into the All Valley tournament).

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[[WMG:Demetri's season 2 storyline was originally intended for Anthony]]
In season 2, Demetri tentatively joins Miyagi-Do. He's smart enough to recognize the purpose of WaxOnWaxOff, but too cynical to believe they'll actually work for him. He and Daniel initially don't mesh well as teacher and student, but because Daniel is patient and doesn't give up on him, they eventually have a breakthrough after which Demetri is able to actually absorb what he's being taught and then successfully uses those lessons in order to defend himself when needed.

This storyline could have easily worked for Anthony and watching his scenes in season 1, the scenes where he shows no interest in karate or spending time with his dad could easily be seen as laying the groundwork for him to be reluctant but willing to take up karate lessons when, at the start of season 2, he starts getting picked on by some new Cobra Kai students (Chris and Mitch).

As for Demetri, he probably was originally intended to join Cobra Kai for real, but tensions between him and Hawk would still rise throughout the season as Demetri wouldn't really gel with Johnny's and Kreese's teachings, and Hawk would still fall deeper and deeper into Kreese's philosophies. Hawk would then turn on Demetri in the middle of the school fight, but their physical fight would lead to the same outcome. Later in the episode Demetri would not be seen among the Cobra Kai students who sided with Kreese, and in the season 3 opener it would be established that Demetri had switched over to Miyagi-Do.

Perhaps part of the reason Demetri was originally intended to join Cobra Kai was because the writers wanted a comedic relief character there. When that void was left after the writers changed their minds about Demetri being in Cobra Kai, they plugged that gap through the creation of Stingray.

Admittedly this theory does unravel a bit when it comes to the mall fight, but then again that seems like an easy fix. Just switch out the Cobra Kai characters who were involved (switch out Hawk with Tory, Demetri with Sam, and there's a little bit more tension and buildup to their fight at school) or replace it with something completely different. It doesn't take much to provoke Cobra Kai, so the trashing of Miyagi-Do could have still easily happened even if the mall fight never did.

There's also [[https://youtu.be/EDe9CAB8iHA this deleted scene]] from the season one finale where Anthony feigns interest in karate to try and get his dad to buy him something. It doesn't prove anything, but it would have been an interesting / ironic bit of foreshadowing if the writers had taken the route of Anthony learning karate in season 2.

Something else to back up the possibility that Demetri's story was at least partially what was intended for Anthony maybe relates to how Demetri's relationship with Sam evolves. He and Sam form a real sibling bond of sorts over the course of Seasons 2 and 3. She is real protective of Demetri, as if she was his older sister. Perhaps that's because Anthony was originally supposed to join and have that sibling bond with Sam, but maybe due to factors like the age difference between the actors (Mary Mouser is at least ten years older than Griffin Santopietro, who plays Anthony; while Gianni [=DeCenzo=] is only three or four years younger than Mouser).[[note]]And while it's not very relevant, it's worth noting that the only two people that Mary Mouser did chemistry reads with in her audition were Ralph Macchio and Xolo Mariduena, which says that Samantha's relationships with her dad and her romance with Miguel were the only real major relationships for her that they wanted to make sure Mouser had chemistry with. The others seem to be bonus hit or miss.[[/note]]

The only thing that gets in the way of this theory is the fact that in season 3, Demetri getting injured by Hawk was key in helping Miguel realize that the new Cobra Kai was bad and, overall, Demetri is the "friend" who always helps Miguel see the "Miyagi-Do" side of things. He is low-key instrumental in helping to steer things towards the "good" side. Anthony, with his age, likely wouldn't have that kind of insight or influence.

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[[WMG: Miguel learning the drum technique]]

In "Feel the Night," Miguel notices the Okinawan hand drum from ''Film/TheKarateKidPartII'', prompting Samantha to show him the drum technique. In season 2, Robby had found the drum, and Daniel even commented about how it "saved my life'. Both Miguel and Robby have interactions with the toy drum, but Chozen's return happens in the season where Miguel finds the drum.

Perhaps, much like the first All-Valley, and the school brawl, Robby and Miguel will engage in a no holds barred match in the coming season. The drum will once again make another appearance, either through the teachings of Daniel through Eagle Fang and Miyagi Do; or some other form. The show has been secretly foreshadowing this battle from the getgo, and it will be the most destructive one yet. Miguel and Robby will engage in a fight so brutal that it will be paralleled with Daniel's match with Chozen, and the drum technique will be used by Miguel during their fight. The show likes to recreate the moments of the movies through similar, but different means. (Miguel and Hawk fighting dirty of their own accord against Robby during the All-Valley vs. Bobby and Johnny being ordered by Kreese to cheat in ''The Karate Kid''). So it's not a stretch they could also recreate this classic moment as well.

[[WMG:Kreese will be teaching Robby to counteract Miyagi-Do's "secret moves"]]
So far, Miyagi-Do's "secret techniques" have been presented as unbeatable moves - Crane Kick, Drum Technique, Double-Legged Kick, nerve blocking and so on. No doubt Kreese has been observering a pattern of sorts here and he might use it to his advantage.

​To begin with, Daniel never got around to teaching Robby the drum technique, while Samantha taught Miguel the drum technique. Kreese could use that to create further distance between Robby and Daniel. Robby's a very fast learner (recall that Daniel didn't exactly teach Robby the double-legged kick either; Robby learned that by watching him try).

So Kreese could tell him that Daniel never taught him the secret Miyagi techniques because he never truly trusted him. Because despite appearances, he never actually considered Robby a "worthy" student. But he is teaching those techniques now...to Miguel, because he has much more respect for Miguel, both as an All-Valley champion but also as his daughter's boyfriend. This would, no doubt, further fuel Robby's rage and hatred.

​Next step would be Kreese teaching Robby to counter such moves. So that if Miguel or Samantha pulls out those moves, Robby ends up countering them. This would act as an homage to ''The Karate Kid Part II'' where Chozen managed to no-sell Daniel's Crane Kick.


* Dude's a PaperTiger and an absolute utter braggart (as clearly shown when the skinny Hawk turned him into mulch). Besides, Kreese made it abundantly clear to everyone there that the only way you don't get booted after losing just once is if you're still of use to him. Count on Robby, Kyler, and Tory to find this out the painful way, as Mitch did.

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* Dude's a PaperTiger and an absolute utter braggart (as clearly shown when the skinny Hawk turned him into mulch). Besides, Kreese made it abundantly clear to everyone there by his track record that the only ''only'' way you don't ''don't'' get booted after losing just once is if you're still of use to him. him. Count on Robby, Kyler, and Tory to find this out the painful way, as Mitch did.


[[WMG: Tory will attempt to murder someone else in Season 4...and succeed.]]

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[[WMG: Tory will attempt to murder someone else in Season 4... and succeed.]]



** Dude's a PaperTiger and an absolute utter braggart. Besides, Kreese wanted nothing to do with him after his one loss (and expect him to have the same attitude toward Kyler if he loses just once).

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** * Dude's a PaperTiger and an absolute utter braggart. braggart (as clearly shown when the skinny Hawk turned him into mulch). Besides, Kreese wanted nothing made it abundantly clear to do with him everyone there that the only way you don't get booted after his one loss (and expect him to have the same attitude toward Kyler if he loses losing just once).
once is if you're still of use to him. Count on Robby, Kyler, and Tory to find this out the painful way, as Mitch did.


[[WMG: Johnny will eventually retake Cobra-Kai and the Dojoís will split up again.]]

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[[WMG: Johnny will eventually retake Cobra-Kai and the Dojoís Dojos will split up again.]]


Johnny obviously will eventually take back Cobra Kai before the show ends. In addition, Dnaiel is likely to eventually shutter Miyagi-Do since as far as we know, before season 2, he never had Miyagi-Do open as an academy to teach karate (it seems like he only taught Sam in private when she was little), and the only reason he opened Miyagi-Do was to "protect" the valley from Johnny's Cobra Kai. Not to mention, Sam being in Cobra Kai has been hinted at a few times (Aisha told her she should join on a few occasions, and said she could get her a Cobra Kai gi).

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Johnny obviously will eventually take back Cobra Kai before the show ends. In addition, Dnaiel Daniel is likely to eventually shutter Miyagi-Do since as far as we know, before season 2, he never had Miyagi-Do open as an academy to teach karate (it seems like he only taught Sam in private when she was little), and the only reason he opened Miyagi-Do was to "protect" the valley from Johnny's Cobra Kai. Not to mention, Sam being in Cobra Kai has been hinted at a few times (Aisha told her she should join on a few occasions, and said she could get her a Cobra Kai gi).Kai

[[WMG: Johnny will eventually retake Cobra-Kai and the Dojoís will split up again.]]
Kreese and Silver will wage a guerrilla war against the combined dojos during season 4, attacking them in their homes, schools and jobs leading up to their arrests after the All-valley tournament. With Kreese and Silver gone, Johnny and his students will retake the Cobra-Kai name. Robby will refuse to join and instead will return to his criminal past, working with Mike Barnes and some other former Cobras. Johnny will urge moderation while he tries to redeem his son while Daniel, struggling with aggression after a lifetime of playing defense, will advocate for vigilantism against these criminals. This ideological divide and role-reversal will end the alliance between Johnny and Daniel.

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