On the night before the Finals, Hanako, Barri-chan and Professor Okibo arrive at Manolo to cheer for Satoshi. The wild Meltan also arrive, and with their help, to everyone’s surprise, Meltan evolves into Melmetal! The next day is the ultimate showdown between two strong rivals … Satoshi vs. Gladio! This time, it’s a 3-on-3 match. For their first Pokemon, Gladio chooses Silvally and for Satoshi Melmetal makes its battle debut! Unfortunately, Silvally is too strong and Melmetal is defeated. Satoshi sends in Pikachu, who defeats Silvally. Gladio sends in Lugarugan … but there’s something not quite right about Lugarugan.