A SkullScorpionmon chases a group of Kyaromon underground and they eventually run into Sora Takenouchi, Joe Kido, Gomamon, Yamato Ishida, and Gabumon who were fighting two Yanmamon. The group fight the SkullScorpionmon to protect the Kyaromon which allows them escape unharmed. The Kyaromon then lead the group to their hideout in which they live with a Neemon, Bearmon, and two Labramon and Neemon explains that the SkullScorpionmon had taken over the area as its territory and would kill anyone who enters, and had already killed some of their friends. The group want to go across the desert so that they could be protected by Leomon but were unable to do so because of the SkullScorpionmon and so Sora and Joe take them with them through the Desert. Birdramon and Ikkakumon fight more Yanmamon however they are eventually defeated by SkullScorpionmon. As all hope seems lost Gabumon arrives, digivolves to WereGarurumon, and destroys the SkullScorpionmon which allows the Digimon group to safely cross the Desert.