After a romantic dinner date at The Diving Pelican in Windenburg, Akito asks Ayaka if she would like to be his girlfriend. Ayaka really likes Akito, and they’ve had a great time together. But is she ready for an exclusive relationship? Looking into each other’s eyes and holding hands, Ayaka knows that the answer is yes.
Ayaka Arashiro gets a call from Akito Ishikawa, asking if she wants to go out on a date. They spend the day getting to know each other at San Myshuno’s city park, and learn they have a lot of complimentary interests. Ayaka loves to dance, and she’s probably danced to many of Akito’s hit mixes when he was a club DJ.
Ayaka dances the night away at Club Slate, where DJ headliner Kenji Hatanaka is performing. After Kenji finishes his set, Ayaka thanks him for the amazing music. Kenji seems pretty flirty, which he must have channelled into his music, because Ayaka is also feeling it too.
After working out, Justin shows the latest gains he’s made to his housemate, Samir. Samir seems impressed and possibly inspired to start exercising more. Justin is making steady progress on his bodybuilding goal to reach peak physical potential.
The morning after GeekCon, Miko watches Justin making breakfast for them both, after a whirlwind night of passion at his apartment. Miko isn’t shy about casual hookups with guys she just met, as she can sense immediately whether a guy is good for her or not.
The GeekCon festival happens right outside Miko’s apartment building, and she loves seeing all the amazing costumes people are wearing. While resting on a couch, Miko is joined by a handsome guy who introduces himself. Justin Thorne starts a debate about who Miko thinks is the best sci-fi captain and they end up geeking out over sci-fi trivia.
Ayaka Arashiro visits the large gym in Oasis Springs and encounters a handsome looking guy. Akito Ishikawa is on his way to the weight lifting machines when he stops to say hello. Ayaka can tell he does a lot of working out. After a pleasant chat, they exchange phone numbers.
Justin Thorne introduces himself to Rose Monroe while having a drink at The Solar Flare lounge. Justin mentions he just got promoted to be a locker room attendant for The Other Sports Team. Rose is super into sports, and loves that team! After some gossiping about athletes and some flirting, Rose gives Justin her phone number.
Justin gets an invitation to breakfast at Sunny Side Up Diner from co-worker Babs L’Amour. She’s one of the high profile athletes at the sports team he’s working at as a waterperson. Justin wonders if she treats all new colleagues to breakfast dates, or maybe she’s interested in him?
Things get pretty flirtatious between Ayaka and Genji Fujita one evening while he’s hanging out with her. Ayaka wonders if she should mention that she already hooked up with his cousin Gaiden recently? She decides against saying anything and to just enjoy Genji’s hotness.