It starts out with the Hollow (even though name was never said, the name is Shrieker) is after Rukia. Rukia uses her kidou, but her powers still haven't returned yet and it was useless. Shrieker just laughs, and starts to choke her to get her soul reaper forum out. As Ichigo is taking Karin homes, he remembers the last time Karin cried, not even getting in trouble or breaking a leg. This was after there mom died, and he remembers Karin being a crybaby like Yuzu. He even says Yuzu took over all the things that her mom used to do. He gets her home and puts her in bed...Read the full recap
Aired on TV Tokyo: November 02nd, 2004.
Japanese Episode Title: Mienai teki wo nagure! 「見えない敵を殴れ！」.