Having passed the Bureau of Balance's punishing test of initiation, our heroes stock up on supplies and learn abilities that will help them immeasurably in the future. Merle finds a new god. Taako has a difficult encounter with a coin slot. Magnus advocates for moon-dogs.
- Added Alliterative Appeal: Bureau of Balance and Bracers of Balance.
- An Ax To Grind: Magnus gets Railsplitter.
- Chuck Cunningham Syndrome: Whatever happened to Ruby?
- Clingy Costume: We learn that the bracers can't be removed.
- Continuity Nod: A Bureau agent brings up Magnus tearing off the robots arms and Magnus high-fives him with it. He also plans on using it in a fight with a giant spider later.
- Money, Dear Boy: In-Universe. The Director says that she understands that not everyone is after money. Merle laughs.
- Took a Level in Badass: The PCs level up to level four and get some new magic gear.
- Verbal Tic: Davenports is lampshaded.Davenport: I'm a Pokemon, apparently.